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Ref NoLSE2628
Alt Ref NoLSE2628
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionAstronomical finance
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date17 Feb 1939
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptBank of England Branch Office Defence Loan Dept. Mars
Person DepictedSimon; John Allsebrook (1873-1954); 1st Viscount
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
NotesImage 1: For published cartoon see LSE2628 Sign "Defence Loan Dept." pasted on.
Defence. - A White Paper. ... On the same day as the publication of the White Paper Sir
John Simon announced in the House of Commons his intention to seek Parliamentary authority
to extend the limit of borrowing powers for defence from 400,000,000 to 800,000,000 pounds.
... [Keesing's Contemporary Archives p.3448] Image 2: For original artwork and cataloguing
see DL1423
Subjectsdefence loans
construction
Finance
Myths
astronomy and cosmology
buildings
modern fantasies
government planning
loans
Design and invention
extraterrestrials
banks
Earth
economics
defence budgets
Italy
Germany
legends
Bank of England
Armed forces
Sciences
Mars
government policy
planets
unidentified flying objects
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Fax: 02075660388
Relates to cartoonDL1423

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GB/BCA/260Simon; John Allsebrook (1873-1954); 1st Viscount1873-1954   
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.  
GB/BCA/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
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