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Ref NoGS0066
Alt Ref NoGS0066
Artist or CreatorSidney 'George' Strube
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published by[Sunday Express]
Date10 Nov 1918
FormatArtwork
Size38 x 26.7cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptHa! ha! You can't touch me - I'm touching wood! That's a good one, Papa! Holland
Allies
Person DepictedWilliam II; German Emperor (1859-1941)
William (1882-1951); Crown Prince of Germany
Implied textTouching wood
NotesUnsigned
News: Kaiser Wilhelm II appeared at the Dutch frontier on the 10th November with the Kaiserin servants and possessions in 12 motor cars driven by Prussian officers. The German emperor had abdicated leaving behind him a country gripped by revolutionary fervour.

This cartoon does not appear in the newspaper on this date.
Subjectsdachshunds
police officers
Germany
Defence
clogs
superstition
dogs
Weapons
Proverbs and sayings
Animals
truncheons
Defeat
abdication
occultism
Netherlands
allies
Police
World War 1914-1918
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/1230William II; German Emperor (1859-1941)1859-1941   
GB/BCA/189William (1882-1951); Crown Prince of Germany1882-1951   
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