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Artist or CreatorNicholas Garland
Title or Caption"Well, if you knows of a better 'ole, go to it"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Telegraph
Date17 Aug 1971
FormatArtwork
Size37 x 54cm
Techniqueink
Embedded text or transcriptDollar USA EEC (with apologies to Bruce Bairnsfather)
Person DepictedWilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Healey; Denis Winston (1917-); Baron Healey
Heath; Edward (1916-2005)
Jenkins; Roy Harris (1920-2003)
Pompidou; Georges (1911-1974)
Brandt; Willy
Implied textCartoons: "Well, if you knows of a better ‘ole, go to it"’ by Bruce Bairnsfather published in The Bystander magazine on 24 November 1915.
NotesNews: 16 Aug: President Nixon announced that
the United States was suspending the right of countries to convert their dollars into gold
in advance of negotiations which will, in effect, result in the devaluation of the dollar
against other currencies. [The Times]
News: 17 Aug: Mr Heath summoned ministers back from
their holidays for an emergency Cabinet meeting to discuss the implications of the American
attempts to protect the dollar. The Cabinet decided to discuss the American measures with
the Common Market nations and then call for a meeting of the Group of Ten, which comprises
most of the world's industrial nations. ... [The Times]
SubjectsUK
European Union
USA
International relations
Cartoons
economics
negotiations
Membership
aircraft
bombs
devaluation
prime ministers
ex-prime ministers
Labour Party
Conservative Party
World War 1914-1918
Copyright contact detailssyndication@telegraph.co.uk
Genrepastiche
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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GB/BCA/711Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)1916-1995   
GB/BCA/990Healey; Denis Winston (1917-); Baron Healey1917-   
GB/BCA/755Heath; Edward (1916-2005)1916-2005   
GB/BCA/428Jenkins; Roy Harris (1920-2003)1920-2003   
GB/BCA/1024Pompidou; Georges (1911-1974)1911-1974   
GB/BCA/1264Brandt; Willy   
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