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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionOld Low's almanack prophecies for 1948
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date17 Dec 1947
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptThe new Tory Govt. after Attlee's retirement finds it can't help carrying on the
same policy as the Labour Govt. A proposal to abolish food subsidies and institute a
political police to control the consequent unrest is shelved. Maxwell-Fyfe Macmillan Rab
Duff Cooper Thorneycroft Tony Waldron Blithers
Person DepictedMaxwell-Fyfe; David (1900-1967); Sir
Macmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton
Butler; Richard Austen (Rab) (1902-1982); Baron Butler of Saffron Walden
Duff Cooper; Diana; Lady
Churchill; Winston (1874-1965)
Micawber; Wilkins; Mr
Low; David (1891-1963)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Thorneycroft; Peter
Eden; Anthony, (1897-1977); Earl of Avon,
Smithers; Waldron; Sir
Subjectsfood subsidies
government policy
Labour Party
Conservative Party policy
Conservative Party
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GB/BCA/949Maxwell-Fyfe; David (1900-1967); Sir1900-1967   
GB/BCA/497Macmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton1894-1986   
GB/BCA/131Butler; Richard Austen (Rab) (1902-1982); Baron Butler of Saffron Walden1902-1982   
GB/BCA/1599Duff Cooper; Diana; Lady   
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/1135Micawber; Wilkins; Mr   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/659Thorneycroft; Peter   
GB/BCA/216Eden; Anthony, (1897-1977); Earl of Avon1897-1977   
GB/BCA/4175Smithers; Waldron; Sir   
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