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A Damsel in Distress by Ian Hay and P.G. Wodehouse
A Damsel in Distress by Ian Hay (17 April 1876 22 September 1952) and P.G. Wodehouse (15 October 1881 14 February 1975) , based on Wodehouses novel written in 1919. First produced at the Grand Theatre in Blackpool on 6th August and the New Theatre on 13th August 1928. The image is reproduced in David A. Jason, The Theatre of P.G. Wodehouse (1979) between pp. 22 & 23. The play is described as The first and most successful of P.G. W.s staged novels. Date: 1928
© The Michael Diamond Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library
Suffragette House that Man Built Policeman
Suffragette House that Man Built Policeman. Policeman has a suffragette in his grip whilst another attempts to bring her umbrella down firmly on his head. 'AND this is the policeman all tattered and torn, who wished women voters had never been born, Who nevertheless Tho it caused him distress, Ran them all in, In spite of their dress.' Date: circa 1908
© The March of the Women Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library
Post Office telegraph from OMHS Buckingham Palace
'A Post Office telegraph from O.M.H.S. Buckingham Palace, dated 15th August 14. To E. D. Towse, Esq., Swanley Village, Kent. It reads 'You will have seen in the newspapers that the Prince of Wales is raising a National Relief Fund to alleviate the acute distress which must inevitably arise on account of the war. Your name has been suggested by the Committee to his Royal Highness as one from whom a subscription may be expected. I am directed by His Royal Highness's Committee to express a hope that if you have not already subscribed you will do so during the next few days. Frederick Ponsonby. Commemorative Art'
© David Cohen Fine Art/Mary Evans Picture Library