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"The Progressive parachute"
"The Progressive parachute"
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"The Progressive parachute"
"The Progressive parachute"; on the left three men watch, from a balloon basket marked London County Council,a ratepayer using an umbrella marked 'Progressive policy' as a parachute; on the right, the umbrella has turned inside out displaying the word 'Socialism'; the ratepayer is about to descend into the sea. marked 'Insolvency'
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1907
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Huskinson, Edward
The men in the balloon are Sir John Williams Benn, Sir Edwin Cornwall and Thomas McKinnon Wood.
pen/ink
paper
32cms
satire
p543197x