CodeGB/BCA/2628
Dates1855-1909
Person NameArnold-Forster; Hugh Oakley (1855-1909)
SurnameArnold-Forster
ForenamesHugh Oakley
Catalogue
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WH0136"Unionists more united than ever" [on reverse]W.K. Haselden16 Nov 1905WH0136.jpg 
WH0141Shortage of cavalry officers [on reverse]W.K. Haselden16 Oct 1905WH0141.jpg 
WH0127Army Red Tape [on reverse]W.K. Haselden16 Jul 1905WH0127.jpg 
WH0062Published caption: War Office prepared to repel bootmakers.
Printed under published cartoon: The aggrieved bootmakers who are marching on London expect to reach the capital to-night. At the War Office Mr. Arnold-Forster and his staff are understood to be quite ready for them.
W.K. Haselden11 May 1905WH0062.jpg 
WH0095Panic in Parliament - Butler Commission [on reverse]
Published caption: A bombshell for the government.
Printed under published cartoon: the first duty of Parliament is to deal with the Butler report, which says that millions of pounds were wasted with the connivance of Army officials. Will the Government dodge the issue?
W.K. Haselden21 Jun 1905WH0095.jpg 
WH4758[no caption]W.K. Haselden01 Jan 1904 - 31 Dec 1905WH4758.jpg 
WH0015School Politicians - St Stephen's School [caption on reverse]
Published caption: Off for the holidays.
Printed under published cartoon: After an unusually profitless session, during which members of Parliament have behaved more than ever like schoolboys, the political term at Westminster now comes to an end. When the House of Commons meets again will it be under the same Leader? Many people still expect a general election in the autumn.
W.K. Haselden11 Aug 1905WH0015.jpg 
WH0105The attack on volunteers [on reverse]
Printed under published cartoon: Mr. Arnold-Forster, discovered in an attempt to suppress the Volunteers, explains his behaviour in a way very far from plausible.
W.K. Haselden14 Jul 1907WH0105.jpg 
WH0104Best dressed army [caption on reverse]W.K. Haselden11 Jul 1905WH0104.jpg 
WH0090Balfour and volunteers
Published caption: Two ways of treating the volunteers.
Printed under published cartoon: Mr. Balfour evidently thinks the Volunteers have been too roughly treated by Mr. Arnold-Forster. In his speech on Saturday he smoothed their rumpled hair and told them what splendid fellows they are. But Mr. Arnold-Forster still remains in the Cabinet.
W.K. Haselden12 Sep 1906WH0090.jpg 
WH0537Political coca-nut shy [on reverse]W.K. Haselden20 Feb 1906WH0537.jpg 
WH1752Army Contractor [on reverse]
Published caption:Mud-trhwong.
Printed under published cartoon: Delighted Army Contractor (with a few millions in his pocket): As long as those fellows confine their mud-throwing and votes of censure to each other I'm all right.
News: In 1904 the Esher War Office (Reconstitution) Committee led to the establishment of a Committee of Imperial Defense, with the PM in control and with a permanent secretariat to connect the activities of the responsible ministers and the knowledge of service experts. Also, an Army council was to replace a single commander-in-chief.
W.K. Haselden26 Jun 1905WH1752.jpg 
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