Playtime at Wimbledon. by William Heath Robinson
The new craze of Jazz Tennis caught in full swing by our extra special artist. A humorous illustration of tennis players dancing the foxtrot on a tennis court. The umpire is watching over them whilst enjoying a cigar. Robinson was a regular contributor to the Sketch, the Bystander and other ILN titles during his lifetime. His weekly drawings featured mind-boggling contraptions and designs were immensely popluar. Please note: Credit must appear as Courtesy of the estate of Mrs J.C.Robinson/Pollinger Ltd/ILN/Mary Evan"
© Courtesy of the estate of Mrs J.C.Robinson/Pollinger Ltd/ILN/Mary Evans Picture Library
Mr and Mrs W. E. Gladstone
Colour illustration of William Ewart Gladstone, English Liberal statesman, (1809-98) together with his wife, Catherine Gladstone (1812-1900), nee Glynne, enjoying tea in the garden at their home, Hawarden.
© Mary Evans Picture Library
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Students from No 6 Course Empire Test Pilots?s School t?
Students from No 6 Course Empire Test Pilots?s School toured the Avro factories on 15 and 16 December 1947 when they completed a series of visits to the aircraft manufacturers. Enjoying a cocktail before dinner are, from left: Sqn Ldr R.A. Watts, Flt Lt D.A. Dunlop, DSC, DFC; A.K. Cooke, Avro Test Pilot; Sqn Ldr K.J. Sewell, AFC, DFM, Tutor-Flying ETPS; Lt R.H. Reynolds, DSC, J.M. Orrell, Avro Chief Test Pilot; and Flt Lt G.S. Chandler. Date: 1947
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