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Artist or CreatorGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)
Title or CaptionPublished caption: "It says: 'We were interested to read that your big drum blew away
on parade yesterday. You may remember, some time back, one of our officers fell off his
horse and the following morning some joker left a little pot of glue on the guardroom step.
We enclose a safety-pin as we wouldn't like to see your big drum blow away in front of
Colonel Nasser.... Signed: The Brigade of Guards.'"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date01 Aug 1956
FormatGlass negative
Embedded text or transcriptGPO HMS Best Wishes. Away Went The Drum Ru[m]
Person DepictedNasser; Gamal Abdel (1918-1970)
SubjectsRoyal Navy
drums
falls
glue
household guards
jokes
parades
revenge
sailors
Series10th Annual
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
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