Joseph Alfred Sparks campaigning
Joseph Alfred Sparks (1901-1981) - a British trade unionist and Labour Party politician. Campaigning for the parliamentary constituency of Acton in 1945 with the slogan: 'An Acton man for Action in Parliament'. Sparks won the seat, which he held until the Conservative landslide of 1959"
© Mary Evans / Marx Memorial Library
The figurehead of the ship 'Peruvian', wrecked off Seaford, Sussex, England, in February 1899. Sparks flew as the ship was battered against the sea wall. Date: shipwrecked 1899
© Mary Evans Picture Library
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