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LSE1408.jpg

Ref NoLSE1408
Alt Ref NoLSE1408
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or Caption"Among those absent - "
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date22 Aug 1946
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptCalcutta Delhi
Person DepictedJinnah; Mahomed Ali (1876-1948)
Nehru; Jawaharlal (1889-1964)
NotesImage 1: See LSE1408 for published cartoon. News: Aug 19. Calcutta is in a state of
bloody turmoil today, after three days of fighting between Moslems and Hindus over a
British plan for India's constitution. More than three thousand people have been killed,
and their bodies are still heaped in streets.... the Moslem minority, pledged to create its
own state of Pakistan, insists on a split into two countries and looks set to refuse seats
on any interim executive council. [Chronicle of the 20th century] Image 2: See DL2609 for
original artwork and cataloguing
SubjectsCivil War
Politics
Cabinet
government
India
Delhi
hindus
Pakistan
dogs
Independence
corpses
Calcutta
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Fax: 02075660388
Relates to cartoonDL2609

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GB/BCA/561Nehru; Jawaharlal (1889-1964)1889-1964   
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