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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionEverything Explained (If you believe the Tory broadcasts, etc.)
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Herald
Date21 Feb 1950
Embedded text or transcriptFloating Vote
The British worker is too busy breaking records to work, so the country is ruined.
Dr. Chas.Hill's babies were bonnier in the good old days before they got milk.
Mr. C., the economic Einstein, has discovered a way of saving money by increasing spending. If this brings prosperity, the standard of living will be raised - for those that can afford it. He guaranteed there might perhaps be full employment, maybe.
Lord Beaverbrook is out for a £6 a week basic wage and a £7 a week cost-o-living
Col. Blimp thinks planning is confusing. If the nation doesn't know where it's going it can't lose it's way.
Person DepictedHill; Charles (1904-1989); Baron Hill of Luton
Churchill; Winston (1874-1965)
Beaverbrook; Max Aitken (1879-1964); Baron,
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Conservative Party
Conservative Party policy
Election campaigns
floating voters
general elections
party political broadcasts
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
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