The carnival in the port of Spain, Trinidad
The carnival in the port of Spain, Trinidad, 1888. People cavort in fancy dress through the street, some playing banjos, others brandishing what looks like bladders on sticks. Rather more conservatively dressed people watch from the pavement and from balconies above street level. Date: 1888
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
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Great Dane & Chihuahua, the largest and smallest breeds at Cruft's 10th February
Great Dane & Chihuahua, the largest and smallest breeds at Cruft's 10th February 1968 - which saw a record entry of 7, 017 dogs, the biggest dog show in the world, now being held at Olympia. The largest and smallest breeds pictured together at Cruft's in 1968 are SOFFTEE, a Great Dane, owned by RON MUIR, of Leyton, Essex, and FABIOLA a Chichuahua, owned by MRS MOLLY MOORHOUSE of Bournend, Bucks.
Liberal Election Campaign Card, 1909
A Liberal Party campaign card for the 1909 General Election. A grim image of an elderly couple heading for the workhouse is contrasted with the party's vision of sunlit fields of waving corn. The slogan at the bottom reads: Vote for the People's Budget.
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