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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or Caption[No caption]
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date08 Mar 1940
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptVicious spiral to inflation Road closed J.M.Keynes at work Wages prices 3% 3%
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Beaverbrook; Max Aitken (1879-1964); Baron,
Keynes; John Maynard (1883-1946)
NotesRepublished in David Low, Low's War Cartoons, Cresset Press, 1941.

Keesing's
Contemporary Archives: 300,000,000 pounds War Loan at 3 per cent. Sir John Simon announced in the
House of Commons on March 5 the issue of a war loan of 300,000,000 pounds carrying interest at 3
per cent. The loan, which will be issued at par, will be repayable at par on Oct. 15 1959, the
Treasury reserving the right to redeem in whole or in part on or after Oct. 15, 1955. ...
[p.3958]
SubjectsHome front
Prices
Transport
World War 1939-1945
athletics
books
bridges
economic planning
economic policy
economics
inflation
interest rates
roads
signposts
three-legged races
wages
war loans
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/96Beaverbrook; Max Aitken (1879-1964); Baron,1879-1964   
GB/BCA/452Keynes; John Maynard (1883-1946)1883-1946   
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