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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionAch! You didn't tell me it was a marathon
Extent1 item
Published byPicture Post
Date18 Nov 1939
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptExhibition Sprint of 6 weeks [crossed out] 60 years
Person DepictedMussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Churchill; Winston (1874-1965)
Old Father Time
Ribbentrop; Joachim von (1893-1946)
Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Subjectsstadiums
swastika
UK
Italy
Germany
World War 1939-1945
International relations
athletes
marathons
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
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GB/BCA/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
GB/BCA/7Churchill; Winston (1874-1965)1874-1965British politician. Became a Conservative MP in 1900 and held the offices of President of the Board of Trade, Home Secretary, First Lord of the Admiralty, Chancellor of the Exchequer eventually becoming Prime Minister from 1940-1945 and from 1951-1955. A noted statesman and orator, he was also an officer in the British Army, an historian, writer and artist.  
GB/BCA/831Old Father Time   
GB/BCA/626Ribbentrop; Joachim von (1893-1946)1893-1946   
GB/BCA/323Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)1893-1946German politician, military leader and leading member of the Nazi Party. He was Commander of the German Air Force (Luftwaffe). In 1936 he took complete control of the Four Year Plan for German rearmament. He played a key role in the annexation of Austria (Anschluss) in 1938. He was known for his extravagant tastes and garish clothes. Goering was a violent morphine addict.  
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.  
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