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Ref NoLSE2695
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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionGotta bit o' sand for a poor not-working girl, Mister?
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date26 Sep 1939
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptClosed reopening when Hitler dies Skedaddle & Co. Business suspended
until Mr Skedaddle and family return from their holiday at Aberystwyth. Windup Ltd
Temporary address The Wooky Hole In consequence of the necessity of winning the war the
staff are fired the Sack
Person DepictedHoare; Samuel John Gurney (1880-1959); Sir
NotesImage 1: For published cartoon see LSE2695 Section pasted on. Defence Legislation. -
Control of Employment Act. Further emergency legislation passed through both Houses of
Parliament between Sept. 5 and Sept. 21. The following Acts came into force on the latter
date: Control of Employment Act: This provides that the Minister of Labour may make an
Order forbiding employers to advertise for certain classes of workers specified in the
Order, or to engage or re-engage such workers without the consent of the Minister. ...
[Keesing's Contemporary Archives p.3747] Image 2: For original artwork and cataloguing see
DL1538
SubjectsARP
Defence
Disruption
Employment
Home front
Weapons
World War 1939-1945
businessmen
civil defence
commerce
employees
evacuees
industrial production
manpower
regulations
sandbags
unemployment
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