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Artist or CreatorEmmwood [John Musgrave-Wood]
Title or Caption"Four for the Flat. 'Gunboat Diplomacy by Gun-Happy Harold out of Caribbean Caper. Blood Money by Ruthless Ray out of Tearful Taxpayer. Union Blues by Bouncing Barbara out of Income Policy. Brown Huff by Georgie Boy out of Mustapha Handshake.'"
Published captions written under each picture from left:- "Feerless long stayer; excessive criticism does not prevent him putting his worst foot forward. Regarding Gunboats' forthcoming committments, chief stable lad Stewart was sworn to silence." "In spite of smooth appearance is apt to lash out mercilessly at petrified punters. Should be front runner in Budget Stakes. Can't lose - but not fancied. Blinkered." "Made made showing in Dagenham Nursery Stakes, one of the longest cross country races in history. carrying a purse of a few pounds with #40 million added. Neighs prettily." "After being restricted to grass for some months, this gay little horse has made a welcome return to the form book. Should liven up many a bogged-down dinner with tales of his classic performances."
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date22 Mar 1969
FormatArtwork
Size27.50 x 76.50cm
TechniqueBlack ink
Embedded text or transcriptCorn
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Person DepictedWilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Stewart; Robert Michael Maitland (1906-1990); Baron Stewart of Fulham
Jenkins; Roy Harris (1920-2003)
Castle; Barbara (1910-2002); Baroness Castle of Blackburn
Brown; George (1914-1985); Baron George-Brown
Subjectsstrikes
Ford Motor Company
Department of Employment
Chancellor of the Exchequer
Budgets
invasion
Anguilla
Labour Party
ex-prime ministers
animal feed
horses
flat racing
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
Relates to cartoonMW2527

Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/711Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)1916-1995   
GB/BCA/1034Stewart; Robert Michael Maitland (1906-1990); Baron Stewart of Fulham1906-1990   
GB/BCA/428Jenkins; Roy Harris (1920-2003)1920-2003   
GB/BCA/1051Castle; Barbara (1910-2002); Baroness Castle of Blackburn1910-2002   
GB/BCA/706Brown; George (1914-1985); Baron George-Brown1914-1985   
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