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Artist or CreatorNicholas Garland
Title or Caption"But Ulysses escaped the sirens' blandishments by filling his companions' ears with wax and lashing himself to the mast."
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Published byDaily Telegraph
Date09 May 1969
FormatArtwork
Size40 x 54.5cm
Techniqueink
Embedded text or transcriptIn place of strife
Person DepictedStewart; Robert Michael Maitland (1906-1990); Baron Stewart of Fulham
Jenkins; Roy Harris (1920-2003)
Healey; Denis Winston (1917-); Baron Healey
Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Crossman; Richard (1907-1974)
Castle; Barbara (1910-2002); Baroness Castle of Blackburn
Callaghan; James (1912-2005)
Foot; Michael (1913-2010)
Mikardo; Ian (1908-1993)
Implied textIn Place of Strife
NotesImage 1: see 15360 for published version Published on front page. News (8th May) Michael Foot introduced the Free Speech Commission Bill. (The Times Index, May-June 1969) News: James Callaghan, Home Secretary, was siding with the T.U.C. in opposing strike-curbing plans announced in Barbara Castle's White Paper 'In Place Of Strife'. (Chronicle of the 20th Century)
Image 2: see NG0458 for original artwork News (8th May) Michael Foot introduced the Free Speech Commission Bill. (The Times Index, May-June 1969) News (13th May) Harold Wilson dropped Home Secretary James Callaghan from his inner cabinet after Callaghan had sided with the TUC in opposing reforms announced in Barbara Castle's White Paper 'In Place of Strife'. At least 100 MPs were rebelling and there had been an attempted coup by Labour left-wingers to topple Mr. Wilson. (Chronicle of the 20th Century).
SubjectsQuotations
Labour Party
binding and gags
figureheads
TUC
White Papers
mermaids
desire
waves
internal disputes
Greek mythology
sailing-ships
Copyright contact detailssyndication@telegraph.co.uk
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/1034Stewart; Robert Michael Maitland (1906-1990); Baron Stewart of Fulham1906-1990   
GB/BCA/428Jenkins; Roy Harris (1920-2003)1920-2003   
GB/BCA/990Healey; Denis Winston (1917-); Baron Healey1917-   
GB/BCA/711Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)1916-1995   
GB/BCA/1050Crossman; Richard (1907-1974)1907-1974   
GB/BCA/1051Castle; Barbara (1910-2002); Baroness Castle of Blackburn1910-2002   
GB/BCA/510Callaghan; James (1912-2005)1912-2005   
GB/BCA/675Foot; Michael (1913-2010)1913-2010   
GB/BCA/1011Mikardo; Ian (1908-1993)1908-1993   
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