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Artist or CreatorIllingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-1979
Title or CaptionHammer & sickle
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date14 Jun 1941
Embedded text or transcriptUkraine
Do we get the wheat or don't we, comrade?
Nazi Army
Mein Kampf
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Stalin; Joseph (1879-1953)
NotesDM and date--appears on verso. News: June 11. Reports show German troop movements on the Polish Soviet border. Cartoon shows Hitler threatening Stalin with a hammer "Nazi army" and a sickle and telling him, "Do we get the wheat or don't we, Comrade?" Stalin sits behind his desk, puffing his pipe.
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
Location of artworkNational Library of Wales, Aberystwyth
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