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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionMatured view on the Russian imbroglio
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Published byThe Manchester Guardian
Date11 Feb 1955
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptBus Stop
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"The future is full of sinister possibilities which give great hope for the future. Nobody should mention peace talks in case somebody thinks we want peace. Montgomery must be made prime minister of Britain right away and Ike must invite his dear old pal Zhukov over for a recount of American bombs."
Person DepictedChurchill; Winston (1874-1965)
Eisenhower; Dwight D. (Dwight David) (1890-1969)
Zhukov; Georgii Konstantinovich, (1896-1974)
Montgomery of Alamein; Bernard Law Montgomery, (1887-1976); Viscount,
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
NotesNews: Feb 8th. Nikita Krushchev emerged today as undisputed master of the Soviet Union when his rival, Georgi Malenkov, was ousted after nearly two years in office. [Chroncile of the 20th Century]
SubjectsRussia
USA
UK
International relations
Cold War
Hammer and Sickle
peace
double-decker buses
passengers
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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/220Eisenhower; Dwight D. (Dwight David) (1890-1969)1890-1969   
GB/BCA/734Zhukov; Georgii Konstantinovich, (1896-1974)1896-1974   
GB/BCA/542Montgomery of Alamein; Bernard Law Montgomery (1887-1976); Viscount1887-1976   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
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