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Artist or CreatorMichael Cummings
Title or Caption"It's a pity no one asked permission before making the 'B' bomb!"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date01 May 1954
FormatArtwork
Size42 x 26 cm
Techniqueblack ink blue wash on card
Embedded text or transcriptNo 'H' bomb without parliaments permission says Bevan
Person DepictedStrachey; John (1901-1963)
Shinwell; Emanuel (1884-1986)
Bevan; Aneurin (1897-1960)
Shinbag; Zilliboy
Attlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)
Morrison; Herbert (1888-1965)
Gaitskell; Hugh (1906-1963)
Dalton; Hugh (1916-1964)
SubjectsLabour Party
hydrogen bombs
political party policy
explosions
shadow cabinet
Leader of the Opposition
party leaders
permissions
Parliament
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/282Strachey; John (1901-1963)1901-1963   
GB/BCA/258Shinwell; Emanuel (1884-1986)1884-1986   
GB/BCA/107Bevan; Aneurin (1897-1960)1897-1960   
GB/BCA/5644Shinbag; Zilliboy   
GB/BCA/82Attlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)1883-1967   
GB/BCA/549Morrison; Herbert (1888-1965)1888-1965   
GB/BCA/316Gaitskell; Hugh (1906-1963)1906-1963   
GB/BCA/185Dalton; Hugh (1916-1964)1916-1964   
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