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Ref NoLSE1241
Alt Ref NoLSE1241
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionDiscovery of primitive Britain by Australia and New Zealand
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date25 Jun 1945
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptCapt. Cook return
N.Z. Lab. govt.
Aust. Lab. Govt.
Labour govt. means: 1. A Gestapo 2. Parliament abolished 3. The Jap war neglected 4. The Empire bust
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Diogenes
Low; David (1891-1963)
Curtin; John (1885-1945)
Fraser; Peter
Implied textDiogenes of Sinope was a Greek philosopher. He made a virtue of extreme poverty and is portrayed begging for a living and sleeping in a barrel. He was the most famous exponent of Cynisism.
NotesSee LSE1239 for Gestapo speech by Churchill re Labour Party.
Original artwork owned by National Library of Australia ref: nla.pic-an6479518
SubjectsAustralia
Gestapo
Japan
New Zealand
The Empire
World War 1939-1945
general elections
propaganda
right wing politics
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1832Diogenes   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/3698Curtin; John (1885-1945)1885-1945   
GB/BCA/421Fraser; Peter   
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