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Artist or CreatorIllingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-1979
Title or CaptionAttention, Boys!
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date1 April 1940
Embedded text or transcriptDavy Jones
Churchill's lesson - Neutral ships sunk
Neutral ships [illegible] British convoy
Trust in neutrality = O
Trust in British Navy = Safety
Nazi threats
Neutral shipowners
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Neptune; Roman God of the Sea
NotesDM and date--appears on verso. 63--crayon no. on verso. 5167--printed no. on verso. Cartoon shows a neptune "Davy Jones" who is waist high in the sea giving a lesson to four sailors "Neutral shipowners", while "Nazi threats", a skull, two wooden arms and a body covered by
SubjectsBaltic Sea
World War 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
Location of artworkNational Library of Wales, Aberystwyth
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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.  
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