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Artist or CreatorMichael Cummings
Title or Caption"So grateful, Sir Harry, for showing us how to get him back into the bottle... That is, if we want him back"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date29 Jun 1962
FormatArtwork
Size45 x 33cm
Techniqueink
Embedded text or transcriptI.T.V.
Pilkington Report How to get the mighty Genii back in to the bottle
Person DepictedMacmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton
Pilkington; Harry; Sir
Implied textLiterature: The Western interpretation of the genie is based on the Aladdin tale in the Western version of The Book of One Thousand and One Nights, which told of a genie that lived in an oil lamp and granted wishes to whoever freed him from the lamp by polishing it. [Wikipedia]
NotesNews: The Pilkington Report on commercial television was published.
SubjectsITV
Pilkington Report
black smoke
bottles
broadcasting
commercial radio
commercial television
genie
gratitude
television sets
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/1398Pilkington; Harry; Sir   
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