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The General Strike - Government leaders Featured Print

The General Strike - Government leaders

Government leaders during the General Strike: Ministers and Commissioners. 1. Chief Civil Commissioner: Sir W. Mitchell-Thomson, 2. Principal Chief Assistant Commissioner, Mr. A. B. Lowry, 3. Civil Commissioner, London and Home Counties Division: Major W. Cope, 4. Civil Commissioner, Eastern Division: Major Sir Philip Sassoon, 5. Coal-owner's representatives leaving Downing Street: (Left to right) Messrs. W. A. Lee, Evan Williams, Edward Mann, and Guthrie. 6. Civil Commissioner for the North Midland Division: Captain H. Douglas King, 7. The Members of the Coal Commission: (Left to right) Mr. Kenneth Lee, Sir William Beveridge, Sir Herbert Samuel, (Chairman) and Sir Herbert Lawrence. 8. Minister of Labour: Sir Arthur Steel Maitland. 9. Civil Commissioner, Midland Division: Lt. Col. the Hon. G.F. Stanley. 11. Civil Commissioner, North Eastern Division: Captain D. H. Hacking. 12. Parliamentary Secretary to the Department of Mines: Col. G.R. Lane-Fox, 13. Civil Commissioner, South Midland Division: Major Earl Winterton, 14. The Home Secretary: Sir William Joynson-Hicks. In support of a strike by coal miners over the issue of threatened wage cuts, the Trades Union Congress called a General Strike in early May 1926. The strike only involved certain key industrial sectors (docks, electricity, gas, railways) but, in the face of well-organised government emergency measures and lack of real public support, it collapsed after nine days.

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Cartoon, British Tars, towing the Danish Fleet into Harbour Featured Print

Cartoon, British Tars, towing the Danish Fleet into Harbour

Cartoon, British Tars, towing the Danish Fleet into Harbour; the Broadbottom Leviathan trying to swamp Billy's old Boat, & the little Corsican tottering on the Clouds of Ambition, by James Gillray. Showing outgoing coalition ministers spouting water ineffectively at a boat named the Billy Pitt (after the former Prime Minister). John Bull sits outside a pub named The Good Old Royal George and shout Rule Britannia. A small Napoleon up in the sky looks on in consternation. The three sailors are Hawkesbury, Castlereagh and Canning, who have replaced the former ministers. The cartoon is a comment on an international power struggle and an invasion plot which was foiled. Date: 1807

© The Sharp Illustration Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

Suffragette Women's-Up-The-Political Union Featured Print

Suffragette Women's-Up-The-Political Union

Suffragette Women's-Up-The-Political Union. A 'Spoof' programme for a 'Grand Entertainment' by the 'Womens-up-the-pol-itical Union and Society of Suffering Pets.' Headquarters:- Holloway Branches:- On Every Cabinet Ministers Doorstep. President:- Miss Hammer Glass. M.A.D, Vice President:- Miss Aimy Stones O.T A Grand Entertainment will be held at Westminster (when we get the vote) Acts peforming include, 'Mrs. Spankhurst' who will sing a song entitled, 'I deserve a good slapping, I do' and 'Miss Crystobel' will sing, 'Paree! That's the place for me.' 'Mrs. Drummond will make a noise' Date: circa 1912

© The March of the Women Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library