CodeGB/BCA/3791
Person NameWelch; Fred
SurnameWelch
ForenamesFred
Catalogue
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MW0063[no caption]Emmwood [John Musgrave-Wood]29 Mar 1957MW0063.jpg 
MW0234[no caption] Published caption:- "Old Mother Emmwood predicts the news for the first six months of 1958. Published text written beneath each picture from left to right:- "JANUARY Aga Khan races for the Pole after taking out third party risk. Demand for summit talks. FEBRUARY Americans launch Satellite Two and prove force of gravity for the second time. Summit talks imminent. MARCH Favourites First and Second in Grand National. Summit talks soon. APRIL Nye Bevan joins Tories. General election. Michael Foot retires to monastery. Summit talks for Easter. MAY Income tax abolished. Chancellor torn to bits by enraged Inland Revenue inspectors. Summit talks nearer. JUNE Noel Barber reaches South Pole for 200th time. Demands for Summit talksEmmwood [John Musgrave-Wood]31 Dec 1957MW0234.jpg 
MW2506Published captions:- "Old Emmwood's Almanack for the first six months of 1969 - [and under each picture from left] JANUARY Russians demand sanctions against America for invasion of moon. Big freeze hits Britain. Barbara Castle delighted. Threat as more power cuts to come. Election rumours. FEBRUARY Cubans hi-jack Apollo 9. Russia blames Britain. Freeze continues. Harold Wilson threatens to resign and join Tories. Students revolt. Opinion polls forecast election soon. MARCH Favourites first and second in Grand National. Russia accuses Harold Wilson of rape of Czechoslovakia. Thaw sets in. Barbara Castle furious. More revolting students. Election imminent. APRIL Enoch Powell joins labour Party. Government resigns. Powell takes over as P.M. of caretaker government. Tories resign. Wilson flees to Scilly Isles. Russia warns. General election demanded by revolting primary school students. MAY Harold Wilson returns fron the Scilly Isles at head of 20,000 revolting students. Ian Smith and Russia demand sanctions against Britain. General De Gaulle calls for general election. Britain goes to the polls. JUNE George Brown comes out of retirement and is elected leader of coalition government. Jim Callaghan furious. Cartoonists delighted. New Premier Brown appears on telly. Appeals to nation. General election imminent."Emmwood [John Musgrave-Wood]28 Dec 1968MW2506.jpg 
14519"Old Emmwood's Almanack for the first six months of 1969
- [and under each picture from left] JANUARY Russians demand sanctions against America for
invasion of moon. Big freeze hits Britain. Barbara Castle delighted. Threat as more power
cuts to come. Election rumours. FEBRUARY Cubans hi-jack Apollo 9. Russia blames Britain.
Freeze continues. Harold Wilson threatens to resign and join Tories. Students revolt.
Opinion polls forecast election soon. MARCH Favourites first and second in Grand National.
Russia accuses Harold Wilson of rape of Czechoslovakia. Thaw sets in. Barbara Castle
furious. More revolting students. Election imminent. APRIL Enoch Powell joins labour Party.
Government resigns. Powell takes over as P.M. of caretaker government. Tories resign.
Wilson flees to Scilly Isles. Russia warns. General election demanded by revolting primary
school students. MAY Harold Wilson returns fron the Scilly Isles at head of 20,000
revolting students. Ian Smith and Russia demand sanctions against Britain. General De
Gaulle calls for general election. Britain goes to the polls. JUNE George Brown comes out
of retirement and is elected leader of coalition government. Jim Callaghan furious.
Cartoonists delighted. New Premier Brown appears on telly. Appeals to nation. General
election imminent."
Emmwood [John Musgrave-Wood]28 Dec 196814519.jpg 
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