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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionOld Low's Almanac ..... 1955
Extent1 item
Published byThe Manchester Guardian
Date31 Dec 1954
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptJanuary
Labour and management agree at last. All wages go up 100%, cost of living goes up 150%
February
All London open spaces officially turned into car-parks
March
Formosa problem solved by UN moving its GHO there and declaring it world territory
April
Science invests inexplosive bomb which just quietly disintergrates the universe
May
Russia sends offer to contribute its divisions to NATO if US scraps its bombs
June
RAF Annual Display. In the absence of jets a flying drawing board takes the air.
July
Buckingham Palace loaned to Washington to give Americans delights of perpetual Royal vist
August
NATO exercises held up while French and German generals resume World War 1
September
Strydom begins trek to drive civilization from North America
October
Labour conferences decides to preserve unity by having no policy at all
November
Churchill reconstructs Cabinet to include 5 more members of his family
December
Asia-for-the-Asians Conference to decide the nationality of Santa Claus
Person DepictedStrydom; Johannes G.
Gaitskell; Hugh (1906-1963)
Attlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)
Bevan; Aneurin (1897-1960)
Morrison; Herbert (1888-1965)
Churchill; Winston (1874-1965)
Father Christmas
Nehru; Jawaharlal (1889-1964)
Dulles; John Foster (1888-1959)
SubjectsAsia
Conservative Party
nepotism
prime ministers
Labour Party conferences
covered wagons
North Africa
World War 1914-1918
Germany
France
almanacks
NATO
overseas visits
USA
Buckingham Palace
air shows
Cold War
Disarmament
angels
Russia
bombs
Design and invention
United Nations Building
Taiwan
car parks
Parks
London
pay awards
Management
employees
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GB/BCA/2018Strydom; Johannes G.   
GB/BCA/316Gaitskell; Hugh (1906-1963)1906-1963   
GB/BCA/82Attlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)1883-1967   
GB/BCA/107Bevan; Aneurin (1897-1960)1897-1960   
GB/BCA/549Morrison; Herbert (1888-1965)1888-1965   
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/823Father Christmas   
GB/BCA/561Nehru; Jawaharlal (1889-1964)1889-1964   
GB/BCA/311Dulles; John Foster (1888-1959)1888-1959   
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