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Artist or CreatorMichael Cummings
Title or Caption"Keeping up with the Kruschevs"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date02 Nov 1961
FormatArtwork
Size43.5 x 33cm
Techniqueink
Embedded text or transcript6-months call-up
Person DepictedMacmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton
Khrushchev; Nikita Sergeyevich (1894-1971)
Mao; Zedong (1893-1976)
NotesNews: All national servicemen were liable to six months extra service. Also, a massive nuclear device, possibly as big as 50 megatons, was exploded by Russia.
SubjectsBritish army
national service
matches
nuclear tests
nuclear explosions
fireworks
Guy Fawkes Night
backgardens
ex-prime ministers
UK
Russia
China
neighbours
keeping up with the Jones's
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/497Macmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton1894-1986   
GB/BCA/460Khrushchev; Nikita Sergeyevich (1894-1971)1894-1971   
GB/BCA/503Mao; Zedong (1893-1976)1893-1976   
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