Programme cover, Punch & Judy Theatre, New York, USA
Programme cover for the Punch & Judy Theatre, West 49, East of Broadway, New York, USA, Director Charles Hopkins, 18 November 1916. A production of Treasure Island, based on the story by Robert Louis Stevenson, play by Jules Eckert Goodman. Date: 1916
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Winston Churchill posing in the garden of the White House
Winston Churchill, British Prime Minister, posing hte the grounds of the White House, Washington, dressed in his siren suit. Churchill was in the USA for a meeting with Franklin D. Roosevelt, American president to discuss Allied strategy and priorities, following America's declaration of war in 1942. Churchill is posed with Diana Hopkins, the daughter of Harry Hopkins, who is holding Falla, Roosevelt's Scottie dog. Harry Hopkins was Roosevelt's assistant and special envoy to Britain.
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THOMAS HOPKINS - money-lender so useful to the nobility that he was appointed Commissioner of the Salt Duties. 'This muckworm is said to have died worth upwards of 200, 000l.'
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