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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionOld Low's Almanack - 1957
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Published byThe Manchester Guardian
Date28 Dec 1956
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptJanuary
Macmillan defends the £ again
February
Ike and Bulge agree to make no more H-bombs than are absolutely necessary to ensure peace
March
Harding shaves Makanos. Resistance in Cyprus collapses
April
Chiang joins Mao's government
China's seat at Security Council is declared overloaded
May
UN sick of Nasser, decides to fill in Canal and dig new one through Israel
June
Eden retires to House of Lords as Earl. New Premier, Butler leaves at once for Jamaica
July
I.R.A. demands Britain take back Ireland and resume hostilities forthwith
August
Mikoyan stops Kruschev's vodka. K. flees West and applies for U.S. citizenship
September
Shareholders attend TUC to insist on 10% increase in profits to meet rising cost of living
October
Min. of Transport plans to restrict motoring to the rich only. Car problem solved.
Bankruptcy Court
November
West Germany assumes burden of dodging defence
December
Britain accepts invitation to rejoin the Commonwealth
Person DepictedMacmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton
Eisenhower; Dwight D. (Dwight David) (1890-1969)
Bulganin; Nikolai Alexandrovich (1895-1975)
Makarios III; Archbishop of Cyprus
Mao; Zedong (1893-1976)
Chiang Kai-Shek (1887-1975)
Nasser; Gamal Abdel (1918-1970)
Eden; Anthony, (1897-1977); Earl of Avon,
Butler; Richard Austen (Rab) (1902-1982); Baron Butler of Saffron Walden
Mikoyan; Anastas
Khrushchev; Nikita Sergeyevich (1894-1971)
Nehru; Jawaharlal (1889-1964)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
SubjectsChancellor of the Exchequer
Cyprus
hydrogen bombs
USA
Russia
archbishops
China
Israel
Suez Canal
Egypt
House of Lords
prime ministers
Conflict
England
IRA
vodka
Meetings
TUC
Privatization
shareholders
Wealth
Drivers
Defence
West Germany
Commonwealth
almanacks
1957
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