CodeGB/BCA/282
Dates1901-1963
Person NameStrachey; John (1901-1963)
SurnameStrachey
ForenamesJohn
Other forms of nameStrachey, Evelyn John St. Loe, 1901-1963
Strechi, Dzhon, 1901-1963
Catalogue
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50022The shop at sly cornerRidgway01 Jan 1947 - 31 Dec 194850022.jpg 
CU0066To dwell on nothing but the good points of the Groundnuts SchemeMichael Cummings30 Dec 1949CU0066.jpg 
ES0078[The great frost] (crossed out) Winter Revels: The Minister of Food roasts a potato whole on the ThamesErnest H. Shepard05 Feb 1947ES0078.jpg 
MC0021"A number of gentlemen, my dear, who all want to know what the crystal says for 1950!"Michael Cummings16 Apr 1949MC0021.jpg 
DL2704In-out - in-outDavid Low (1891-1963)20 Mar 1947DL2704.jpg 
ES0082The intruder: "This thing's always coming in."Ernest H. Shepard06 Aug 1947ES0082.jpg 
LSE7862"All I ask is that you get it properly balanced.David Low (1891-1963)16 Feb 1951LSE7862.jpg 
LSE4377The Younger Generation by Low John Strachey Whale fellow, Hell met! - If he's not much to look at, But more the kind rude children cock a Snoek at - Remember as you yearn for steak and chips He's the one man who dares say "Nuts" to Cripps. Patric DickinsonDavid Low (1891-1963)16 Jul 1949LSE4377.jpg 
LSE1407AGad, sir, the feller's no sportsman!David Low (1891-1963)20 Aug 1946LSE1407A.jpg 
DL0503"Want a guide, Mister?"David Low (1891-1963)03 Mar 1931DL0503.jpg 
DL2593Col. Blimp's History of EnglandDavid Low (1891-1963)19 Jul 1946DL2593.jpg 
ILW4422The B-BombIllingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-1979[1945]ILW4422.jpg 
CU0157[no caption]Michael Cummings02 Mar 1951CU0157.jpg 
NEB0436"Here's a little more proof for Mr Strachey - and it's not due to crochet work"NEB [Ronald Niebour]12 Jul 1946NEB0436.jpg 
NEB0421"I have had these bread coupons made from an edible substance - so they could be eaten as a last resource"NEB [Ronald Niebour]22 Jun 1946NEB0421.jpg 
NEB0417"You'd better take this - you don't want to be bulging your pockets out with those tins of fruit"NEB [Ronald Niebour]18 Jun 1946NEB0417.jpg 
CU0054"What do you mean, Herbert, 'We shall be able to keep these clothes for our own funeral'?"Michael Cummings02 Dec 1949CU0054.jpg 
LSE7666Beware of Red Bevan the egomaniacDavid Low (1891-1963)10 Nov 1949LSE7666.jpg 
ES0083Micawbers all: "I have no scruples saying in the presence of our friends here that I am a man who has for some years contended against the pressure of pecuniary difficulties. Sometimes I have risen superior to my difficulties. Sometimes my difficulties have ... in short have floored me ..."Ernest H. Shepard13 Aug 1947ES0083.jpg 
DL3060Drought situationDavid Low (1891-1963)15 Sep 1949DL3060.jpg 
GWS0001[no caption]Gus [George Smith]1947  
NEB0428"This is a stick-up -- now hand over those wheat stock figures"NEB [Ronald Niebour]02 Jul 1946NEB0428.jpg 
LSE7777Look out! Salome's after John's head again!David Low (1891-1963)11 Jul 1950LSE7777.jpg 
NEB0679"I suppose if Strachey really starts slashing his staff, you enforcement boys might soon be wondering where you next West End meal is coming from."NEB [Ronald Niebour]28 Oct 1949NEB0679.jpg 
NEB0475"You know, I'm sometimes tempted to get a picture of Mr Strachey and stick pins in it"NEB [Ronald Niebour]15 Oct 1946NEB0475.jpg 
NEB0696"Excuse this get-up - but I was obliged to practice a little witchcraft to break that drought."NEB [Ronald Niebour]22 Dec 1949NEB0696.jpg 
ILW1575[Illingworth cartoon ILW 1575]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-19799 March 1949ILW1575.jpg 
NEB0625"Strachey won't find this very popular - the transport is too troublesome."NEB [Ronald Niebour]23 Oct 1948NEB0625.jpg 
NEB0932"Quite frankly, I think Mr Strachey felt that our little nut experiment of last Christmas brought out some of our least desirable qualities."NEB [Ronald Niebour]17 Sep 1948NEB0932.jpg 
CU0017Breaking point in Buenos Aires: "These prolonged negotiations are playing the dickens with my nerves, Mr Strachey!"Michael Cummings22 Mar 1949CU0017.jpg 
DL2964[no caption]David Low (1891-1963)03 Feb 1949DL2964.jpg 
CU0099"No, I did not send an S.O.S. for help! There is no danger of losing my seat!"Michael Cummings23 Feb 1950CU0099.jpg 
ILW1506[no caption]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197912 October 1948ILW1506.jpg 
DL2929"Hm...not marvellous. But something" - says Strachey describing a possible bonus distribution of Christmas fare
goody
David Low (1891-1963)17 Nov 1948DL2929.jpg 
MW0023[no caption]Emmwood [John Musgrave-Wood]14 Feb 1957MW0023.jpg 
ILW1999[no caption]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197913 October 1952ILW1999.jpg 
NEB0526"They tell Strachey to take his hands out of his pockets - I'd like to tell Dalton to take his out of mine"NEB [Ronald Niebour]14 Dec 1946NEB0526.jpg 
ILW1711[no caption]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-19794 Jan 1950ILW1711.jpg 
DL2994This week's targetsDavid Low (1891-1963)08 Apr 1949DL2994.jpg 
DL2956Our meat ration from ArgentinaDavid Low (1891-1963)20 Jan 1949DL2956.jpg 
NEB0920"Just to settle a bit, Mr Strachey - which is the hand that gives, and which is the hand that takes?"NEB [Ronald Niebour]02 Sep 1948NEB0920.jpg 
ILW1840[Illingworth cartoon ILW 1840]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197926 March 1951ILW1840.jpg 
ILW1103[Illingworth cartoon ILW 1103]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197918 June 1946ILW1103.jpg 
ILW1866TemptationIllingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-19795 Jul 1951ILW1866.jpg 
DL3097Old Low's Almanack - prophecies for 1950David Low (1891-1963)09 Dec 1949DL3097.jpg 
NEB0640"Anyway we can look forward to free medical attention if old Strachey's Christmas concessions upset our stomachs."NEB [Ronald Niebour]15 Nov 1948NEB0640.jpg 
NEB0528"Looks as if Strachey is expecting a bit of trouble - he's got a plane standing by to take him to America."NEB [Ronald Niebour]18 Dec 1946NEB0528.jpg 
DL2836"Negotiations continue"David Low (1891-1963)06 Feb 1948DL2836.jpg 
LSE8997Our meat ration from ArgentinaDavid Low (1891-1963)20 Jan 1949LSE8997.jpg 
DL2580"No! You've had your meat ration for this month"David Low (1891-1963)30 May 1946DL2580.jpg 
VY1156[No caption]Vicky [Victor Weisz]12 Apr 1958VY1156.jpg 
LSE1397Col. Blimp's History of EnglandDavid Low (1891-1963)19 Jul 1946LSE1397.jpg 
LSE9042This week's targetsDavid Low (1891-1963)08 Apr 1949LSE9042.jpg 
LSE1390"No! You've had your meat ration for this month"David Low (1891-1963)30 May 1946LSE1390.jpg 
LSE4868In-out - in-outDavid Low (1891-1963)20 Mar 1947LSE4868.jpg 
LSE1419Meat questionDavid Low (1891-1963)27 Sep 1946LSE1419.jpg 
LSE8966[no caption]David Low (1891-1963)17 Nov 1948LSE8966.jpg 
LSE4797His lonely furrowDavid Low (1891-1963)31 Oct 1946LSE4797.jpg 
ILW1363[Illingworth cartoon ILW 1363]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197923 December 1947ILW1363.jpg 
LSE4905Political Colorado beetleDavid Low (1891-1963)25 Jun 1947LSE4905.jpg 
LSE8981[no caption]David Low (1891-1963)14 Dec 1948LSE8981.jpg 
DL2984Cartoon fashion show - latest styles just placed on viewDavid Low (1891-1963)17 Mar 1949DL2984.jpg 
DL3086Beware of Red Bevan the egomaniacDavid Low (1891-1963)10 Nov 1949DL3086.jpg 
IL0092[no caption]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-19791951IL0092.jpg 
MC0087"Surely you wouldn't hand over power to that burned-out old 'has-been', Churchill?"Michael Cummings21 Feb 1951MC0087.jpg 
CU0027"Never mind! Dont let this deter us from pressing on with the next!"Michael Cummings15 Jun 1949CU0027.jpg 
GS0480And party leaders you might meet / In twos and threes in every street / Maintaining with no little heat / Their various opinions -. W.S.GilbertSidney 'George' Strube23 Feb 1938GS0480.jpg 
NEB0521"It's really a good job Strachey's stopped his B.U. exchange - I would have had to make use of the spare bedroom"NEB [Ronald Niebour]09 Dec 1946NEB0521.jpg 
MW0085[no caption]Emmwood [John Musgrave-Wood]01 May 1957MW0085.jpg 
DL2628Meat questionDavid Low (1891-1963)27 Sep 1946DL2628.jpg 
DL2941Argentine 'clip-joint'David Low (1891-1963)14 Dec 1948DL2941.jpg 
LSE7851How about coalition "Jobs for the boys"?David Low (1891-1963)23 Jan 1951LSE7851.jpg 
MC0123"Cummings presents some possible new ministers and ministries"Michael Cummings18 May 1955MC0123.jpg 
CU0038"Of course they're united in public, Eden - but no one can guess what went on in the Cabinet Room"Michael Cummings24 Oct 1949CU0038.jpg 
DL0864Low's topical budgetDavid Low (1891-1963)08 Sep 1934DL0864.jpg 
LSE4825Quiet Christmas at homeDavid Low (1891-1963)24 Dec 1946LSE4825.jpg 
LSE7780Setback for political savagery.David Low (1891-1963)18 Jul 1950LSE7780.jpg 
LSE9029Cartoon fashion show - Latest styles just placed on view David Low (1891-1963)17 Mar 1949LSE9029.jpg 
VY1290One chaste salute! - The damsel cried - oh, fie! As they approached - slap went the coach away - From the prologue to Sheridan's comedy "A Trip to Scarborough"Vicky [Victor Weisz]29 Sep 1958VY1290.jpg 
ILW1705[Illingworth cartoon ILW 1705]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197922 December 1949ILW1705.jpg 
ES0102Patience pleaseErnest H. Shepard23 Mar 1949ES0102.jpg 
IL0016Published caption: "Brighton Front."Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197902 Oct 1957IL0016.jpg 
GS0749[n.c.]Sidney 'George' Strube12 Aug 1950GS0749.jpg 
DL2733Political Colorado beetleDavid Low (1891-1963)25 Jun 1947DL2733.jpg 
CU0081"Favouritism? Nonsense! The purest co-incidence."Michael Cummings25 Jan 1950CU0081.jpg 
ILW1849[Illingworth cartoon ILW 1849]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197930 April 1951ILW1849.jpg 
ILW1690[Illingworth cartoon ILW 1690]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197921 November 1949ILW1690.jpg 
ILW1553[Illingworth cartoon ILW 1553]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197917 Jan 1949ILW1553.jpg 
ILW1774[no caption]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197917 July 1950ILW1774.jpg 
DL2907Season temporarily suspendedDavid Low (1891-1963)01 Oct 1948DL2907.jpg 
LSE7680Old Low's Almanack - prophecies for 1950David Low (1891-1963)09 Dec 1949LSE7680.jpg 
LSE1647"Want a guide, Mister?"David Low (1891-1963)03 Mar 1931LSE1647.jpg 
LSE8861"Negotiations continue"David Low (1891-1963)06 Feb 1948LSE8861.jpg 
LSE8940[no caption]David Low (1891-1963)01 Oct 1948LSE8940.jpg 
ILW2013[Illingworth cartoon ILW 2013]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197923 November 1952ILW2013.jpg 
CU0024Private view at the Cummings Academy of ArtsMichael Cummings04 May 1949CU0024.jpg 
LSE4856Our new cartoonistDavid Low (1891-1963)27 Feb 1947LSE4856.jpg 
LSE4888Return of the invalidDavid Low (1891-1963)29 Apr 1947LSE4888.jpg 
CU0146Zilliboy - Shinbag, M.P., to the rescue! "Watch out for another futile attempt by the Tory press to blacken the Government."Michael Cummings09 Feb 1951CU0146.jpg 
VY3028"Now, let's take another look at it - and drop it when daddy comes home..."Vicky [Victor Weisz]19 Aug 1936 - 25 Feb 1966VY3028.jpg 
MC0020"Would you care for our brochure?"Michael Cummings13 Apr 1949MC0020.jpg 
DL2693Our new cartoonistDavid Low (1891-1963)27 Feb 1947DL2693.jpg 
ILW1260[Illingworth cartoon ILW 1260]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197911 June 1947ILW1260.jpg 
ILW1720[no caption]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-19796 February 1950ILW1720.jpg 
ILW1712Eve of twelfth night and down with the decorationsIllingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-19795 Jan 1950ILW1712.jpg 
DL2643His lonely furrowDavid Low (1891-1963)31 Oct 1946DL2643.jpg 
DL2588The Jolly MillerDavid Low (1891-1963)11 Jul 1946DL2588.jpg 
CU0026Practice drill: Toeing the line and closing the ranks.Michael Cummings01 Jun 1949CU0026.jpg 
LSE1394The Jolly MillerDavid Low (1891-1963)11 Jul 1946LSE1394.jpg 
LSE7632Drought situationDavid Low (1891-1963)15 Sep 1949LSE7632.jpg 
MC0325"More of this weather, Mac, and the 'black versus whites problem' will cease to exist"Michael Cummings01 Jul 1957MC0325.jpg 
CU0142"Good heavens, Shinbag, M.P.! Exposing yourself to germs on the eve of a crucial debate...!"Michael Cummings06 Feb 1951CU0142.jpg 
VY3104"On behalf of my Rt. Hon. friend behind me..."Vicky [Victor Weisz]01 Aug 1960 - 25 Jan 1963VY3104.jpg 
ILW1762[Illingworth cartoon ILW 1762]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197931 May 1950ILW1762.jpg 
CU00744. "Anyway, from now on, we shant be able to provide the sumptious refreshments as before." 5. "No!This wont have the slightest effect on our decision to rescue steel from the clutches of incompetent private enterprise."
"Stopping all stations to bankruptcy by Cummings printed at top of published page.
Michael Cummings06 Jan 1950CU0074.jpg 
IL0021The Sirens. "While to the shore the rapid vessel flies, Our swift approach the siren choir decries, Celestial music warbles from their tongues, And thus the sweet deluders tune the song ..."Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197905 May 1954IL0021.jpg 
LSE4818[no caption]David Low (1891-1963)11 Dec 1946LSE4818.jpg 
CU0463"Its a great pity that Churchill can't leave the planning of defence to the Party of Planning."Michael Cummings14 Sep 1950CU0463.jpg 
MW0019[no caption]Emmwood [John Musgrave-Wood]07 Feb 1957MW0019.jpg 
50028These are the menRidgway01 Jan 1947 - 31 Dec 194850028.jpg 
ILW1932[no caption]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197917 March 1952ILW1932.jpg 
ILW1444[no caption]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197917 June 1948ILW1444.jpg 
ILW1707[Illingworth cartoon ILW 1707]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197928 December 1949ILW1707.jpg 
ILW1195[Illingworth cartoon ILW 1195]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197931 December 1946ILW1195.jpg 
LSE9005[no caption]David Low (1891-1963)03 Feb 1949LSE9005.jpg 
CU0095"Ooo ... Lets get the skeleton out of Winston's cupboard."Michael Cummings17 Feb 1950CU0095.jpg 
CU0353"Oh, go away - can't you see we're very busy"Michael Cummings01 Oct 1952CU0353.jpg 
CU0466Cards on the Table Tomorrow...Michael Cummings18 Sep 1950CU0466.jpg 
CU0396Keep calm, everybody - it's only a picture of some well-known figures as seen by a nervous American senator.Michael Cummings12 Apr 1950CU0396.jpg 
CU0127"You needn't smile, Daily Express reader - this is just a ridiculous dream from which I shall soon wake up."Michael Cummings31 Jan 1951CU0127.jpg 
ILW1993[Illingworth cartoon ILW 1993]Illingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-197930 September 1952ILW1993.jpg 
CU0170"... a blessing, my dear Chuter Ede, that we brought in a Free Health Service.Michael Cummings21 Mar 1951CU0170.jpg 
LSE5273Low's topical budgetDavid Low (1891-1963)08 Sep 1934LSE5273.jpg 
GS0820First flu germ. "Do you realise, Basil-li, that between us we could bring this government down."Sidney 'George' Strube01 Jan 1945 - 31 Dec 1955GS0820.jpg 
CU0514[Line of miniature Labour politicians]Michael Cummings12 Jan 1953CU0514.jpg 
AH0367Scarborough Views - Labour Party ConferenceArthur Horner(Undated, Sep 1954)AH0367.jpg 
CU0060Mr & Mrs Zilliboy Shinbag request the pleasure of your company at a Christmas Party at the House of CommonsMichael Cummings23 Dec 1949CU0060.jpg 
CU0019Published caption: "These prolonged negotiations are playing the dickens with my nerves, Mr. Strachey!"Michael Cummings23 Mar 1949CU0019.jpg 
CU0174A Touch of HistoryMichael Cummings03 Apr 1951CU0174.jpg 
CU0080"I'm a political cartoonist, doctor, and the election has already induced a very disquieting little neurosis"Michael Cummings21 Jan 1950CU0080.jpg 
CU0111Even Cummings is susceptible to the urge of Spring.Michael Cummings13 Mar 1950CU0111.jpg 
CU0109"Er - as the Mace has been stolen by smash-and-grab thieves, we shall be constitutionally obliged to adjourn the discussion on the crime wave - until it has been recovered."Michael Cummings24 Mar 1950CU0109.jpg 
CU0040"Thrust and Parry - Cummings joins in" printed above cartoon. Michael Cummings03 Nov 1949CU0040.jpg 
CU0597"The Health Minister asks me to say that all anti-smog masks are unsafe - but he will make a fuller statement when the surgeons have released him from his own"Michael Cummings06 Nov 1953CU0597.jpg 
CU0369[Line of Politicians]Michael Cummings15 Oct 1952CU0369.jpg 
CU0580Socialist Conference...Michael Cummings28 Sep 1953CU0580.jpg 
CU0633If only elections were conducted on revivalist lines...Michael Cummings03 Mar 1954CU0633.jpg 
CU0649"It's a pity no one asked permission before making the 'B' bomb!"Michael Cummings01 May 1954CU0649.jpg 
CU0651[Poisons]Michael Cummings07 May 1954CU0651.jpg 
CU0658[All the M.P.s Yesterday Looked So Jovial Polite, and Non-Partisan]Michael Cummings25 May 1954CU0658.jpg 
CU0731The Trial of Nye...Michael Cummings16 Mar 1955CU0731.jpg 
JL4298[London Laughs - Government Sneeze] EARLY CRISIS : Somebody SNEEZED on the Government benches.Joseph Lee06 Mar 1950JL4298.jpg 
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