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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionNew pupils at Dr. Gobbels' academy
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date11 Jul 1940
Embedded text or transcriptHoliday Task Write an essay on how Britain started the war describing
particularly the betrayal of France by the treacherous Churchill C-A-T spells "Dog" D-O-G
spells "Cat" QUESTION: What is truth? ANSWER: Whatever you say, teacher. Aranias Baudouin
Petain Laval
Person DepictedGoebbels; Josef (1897-1945)
Baudouin; Paul
Petain; Philippe (1856-1951)
Laval; Pierre (1883-1945)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
NotesImage 1: For published cartoon see LSE2793 Image 2: For original artwork and
cataloguing see DL1638 Republished in David Low, Low's War Cartoons, Cresset Press, 1941.
Keesing's Contemporary Archives: France. Marshal Petain becomes Head of the State. -
Authoritarain Powers under Constitutional Acts. - M. Laval appointed Marshal Petain's
succesor. - New Government formed. - German and Italian Press Attacks on the Vichy
Government. - German Siezure of French Gold. ... On the same day the Cabinet handed its
collective resignation to Marshal Petain, the personnel of the new Cabinet being announced
on July 14. It comprises four non-parliamenetarians, MM. Alibert, Baudouin, Bouthillier,
and Caziot; four members of the armed forces, General Wygand, General Coulson, Admiral
Darlan and General Pujo; three Senators, MM. Laval, Mireaux, and Lemery; and three
Deputies, MM. Marquet, Ybarnegaray, and Pietri. .... [ p.4142]
SubjectsThird Reich 1933-45
International relations
Occupied countries
World War 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
Fax: 02075660388
Relates to cartoonDL1638

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