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Artist or CreatorIllingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-1979
Title or CaptionThe long trail to 100% war production
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date19 December 1940
FormatArtwork
Techniqueink/pencil
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Churchill; Winston (1874-1965)
Uncle Sam; (Symbol for U.S.)
NotesNews: 19 Dec: "In his "wake up America" , speech to the Manufacturer's Association on Friday night, and again his appeal to machine-tool manufacturers to increase still further their output in the this time of "terrible urgency", the Chairman of the National Defence Advisory Commission in New York, Mr Knusden, emphasized the fact that while America was performing prodigies in the production of war materials, she was turning out neither as much as was needed nor as much as she could. ...." [The Times pg 4]
SubjectsUK
westerns
USA
arms supply
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkNational Library of Wales, Aberystwyth
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