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Artist or CreatorDyson; Will (1880-1938)
Title or CaptionDebtor Class
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Herald
DateUndated
FormatArtwork
Size52 x 64 cms
TechniqueBlack ink on card and process white.
Embedded text or transcriptIn your ignorance you might think that this is the proud and truculent head of a mighty state - making the classic gesture of imperial power
But you would be wrong
"Ppplease teacher may I leave the class - I'm feeling very poorly!"
"Well ain't they all! Stay put!"
High and very mighty finance
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Baldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl
Uncle Sam; (Symbol for U.S.)
SubjectsNazis
classrooms
school teachers
Finance
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
Relates to cartoonWD0137

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GB/BCA/394Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)1889-1945Born in Austria. Politician and leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi Party). He served as German chancellor from 1933-1945 and head of state (Fuhrer) from 1934-1945. He established a single-party dictatorship based on the totalitarian and autocratic ideals of national socialism. He gained support for his views on German nationalism, anti-Semitism, anti-capitalism and anti-communism through his impassioned speeches and propaganda. He wanted to establish a New Order of absolute rule in Europe and pursued a policy of seizing land by force for the Aryan people.  
GB/BCA/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
GB/BCA/4Baldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl1867-1947   
GB/BCA/38Uncle Sam; (Symbol for U.S.)   
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