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Alt Ref NoCU1239
Artist or CreatorMichael Cummings
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date29 Sep 1971
FormatArtwork
Embedded text or transcript"But, Sir Alec you're not boxing according to the Queensberry Rules! You've hit
me below the belt!"
Person DepictedBrezhnev; Leonid Ilyich (1906-1982)
Home of the Hirsel; Alec Douglas-Home, (1903-1995); Baron,
NotesNews: 27 Sep: The Soviet Union protested to Britain about the mass expulsion of Soviet
officials from London. She threatened to take "corresponding measures in reply" if the
British Government did not reconsider the matter. The Soviet note linked the British move
with an accusation that British policy had been hindering East-West détente and a
conference on European security. ...[The Times]
SubjectsSecretary of State for Foreign Affairs
Marquess of Queensberry rules
USSR
Cold War
Espionage
deportation
Weapons
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
Relates to cartoon21148

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GB/BCA/207Home of the Hirsel; Alec Douglas-Home, (1903-1995); Baron,1903-1995   
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