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Artist or CreatorMichael Cummings
Title or Caption"Thank you, chairman Mao! You've treated me as if I were Prime Minister. Your trains
run to time. You don't have strikes. You don't have long-haired football fans. I shall
incorporate your 'Thoughts' in the Conservative Manifesto."
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date03 Jun 1974
FormatArtwork
Embedded text or transcript"Do you think, comrade, our aging Chairman realises that Mr. Heath is no longer
Prime Minister?" A better tomorrow with the Conservatives Mao's thoughts
Person DepictedMao; Zedong (1893-1976)
Heath; Edward (1916-2005)
Implied textPolitical slogans: Conservative Party Manifesto 1970: A Better Tomorrow
NotesEdward Heath ends his visit as leader of the opposition to China.
SubjectsChina
Clothing and dress
Conservative Party policy
Maoism
Slogans
aircraft
communism
East-West relations
ex-prime ministers
flowers
guards of honour
pandas
party manifestos
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
Relates to cartoon26305

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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/503Mao; Zedong (1893-1976)1893-1976   
GB/BCA/755Heath; Edward (1916-2005)1916-2005   
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