Ref NoLDG/1/1/69
TitleTGWU, AEF and TUC
Date3 October 1969
Extent1 cartoon
Creator NameGibbard; Leslie David (1945-2010); cartoonist
DescriptionA cartoon showing Harold Wilson bowling on the beach. Four of the six pins have the faces of males. Out at sea, three different ships display the messages 'TGWU' [Transport and General Worker's Union], 'AEF' and 'TUC' [Trades Union Congress].

[Also pictured are James Callaghan, Baron George-Brown, Baron Healey, Robert Michael Maitland Stewart, Baroness Barbara Castle of Blackburn, Enoch Powell, Edward Heath and two other unknown males.]
[Elements of the cartoon seem to refer towards Spain, Gibraltar, The Labour Party and the Spanish Armada 1588] (Source: The University of Kent, British Cartoon Archive)
Access StatusOpen
    Powered by CalmView© 2008-2024