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Artist or CreatorVicky [Victor Weisz]
Title or CaptionOpening of Vicky's super panto season - on thin ice!
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mirror
Date10 Dec 1954
FormatArtwork
Size54.5 x 80cm
Techniqueink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptRent
Tea profits
Sugar profits
Shares
Dividends
LATER: landlords, wicked barons, monopolists, share holderss etc. Singing merrily the boom-song:" High- Ho, High- Ho, Up the profits go... "
Housewife
...while Maid Marian sadly sighs: "Christmas comes but once a year, and when it comes it makes things dear..."
Here we have The Sleepless Beauty, who stays awake all night looking for reds under his bed ...
Labour Party
Your faavourite pantomime horse gives another uproarious performance, as his front keeps skating backwards ...
Commercial T.V.
Face saving lotion
The Ugly Sister of the B.B.C. prepares for her first appearance ...
... And Cinders misses the ball - her coach gets caught in a traffic jam.
Person DepictedDeakin; Arthur (1890-1955)
Attlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)
Bevan; Aneurin (1897-1960)
Maid Marion
Cinderella
Implied textreds under the bed
SubjectsChristmas
Competition
Festivals and customs
Finance
Labour Party
Performance
Politics
Prices
Proverbs and sayings
Rooms
Transport
bedrooms
broadcasting
commerce
commercial radio
economics
horse-drawn vehicles
housing
ice shows
inflation
investment
monopolies
pantomime
political parties
property ownership
television
Copyright contact details22nd Floor One Canada Square Canary Wharf London E14 5AP 020 7293 3700 desk@mirrorpix.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/748Deakin; Arthur (1890-1955)1890-1955   
GB/BCA/82Attlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)1883-1967   
GB/BCA/107Bevan; Aneurin (1897-1960)1897-1960   
GB/BCA/3432Maid Marion   
GB/BCA/62Cinderella   
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