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Artist or CreatorIllingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-1979
Title or CaptionThe Walrus and the Carpenter [Published caption] ("If anyone has to starve, it will not
be the Germans." - Goering)
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date5 October 1942
FormatGlass negative
Size11 x 15cm
Embedded text or transcript"Now, if you're ready, Oysters dear, we can begin to feed" But not on us!" the
Oysters cried, turning a little blue. "After such kindness, tht would be a dismal thing to
do!" "The night if fine", the Walrus said, "Do you admire the view?" Tojo Petain Laval
Quisling antonescu Boris Mannerheim Musso Horthy
Person DepictedGoering; Hermann (1893-1946)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Horthy; Miklos (Nagybanyai) (1868-1957)
Implied textCartoons: Illustration by John Tenniel of the poem The Walrus and the Carpenter by Lewis Carroll that appeared in the book Through the Looking-Glass, 1871
NotesNews: Oct 4. Hitler says that occupied countries must make up the food shortage caused
by the Allied blockade
World War 1939-1945
fairy tales
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
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GB/BCA/323Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)1893-1946German politician, military leader and leading member of the Nazi Party. He was Commander of the German Air Force (Luftwaffe). In 1936 he took complete control of the Four Year Plan for German rearmament. He played a key role in the annexation of Austria (Anschluss) in 1938. He was known for his extravagant tastes and garish clothes. Goering was a violent morphine addict.  
GB/BCA/394Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)1889-1945Born in Austria. Politician and leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi Party). He served as German chancellor from 1933-1945 and head of state (Fuhrer) from 1934-1945. He established a single-party dictatorship based on the totalitarian and autocratic ideals of national socialism. He gained support for his views on German nationalism, anti-Semitism, anti-capitalism and anti-communism through his impassioned speeches and propaganda. He wanted to establish a New Order of absolute rule in Europe and pursued a policy of seizing land by force for the Aryan people.  
GB/BCA/1745Horthy; Miklos (Nagybanyai) (1868-1957)1868-1957   
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