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Vicky"s Supermac

Vicky

Vicky"s Supermac

Harold Macmillan in cartoons by Victor Weisz of the Evening Standard

by Vicky

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Published by Park McDonald in association with Centre for the Study of Cartoons and Caricature, University of Kent at Canterbury in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Macmillan, Harold, -- 1894-1986 -- Caricatures and cartoons.,
  • English wit and humor, Pictorial.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1945-1964 -- Caricatures and cartoons.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Mark Bryant ; introduction by Michael Foot.
    ContributionsBryant, Mark, 1953-, University of Kent at Canterbury. Centre for the Study of Cartoons and Caricature.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA566.9.M33 W45 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination93 p. :
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20801165M
    ISBN 101898094160
    OCLC/WorldCa39158183

      SuperMac was an ironic nickname given to Prime Minister Harold Macmillan by the cartoonist “Vicky”. He mocked the Tory grandee by portraying him as . Superbook Animation Series - Episode List. Superbook Explorer Includes special editions of "Isaac and Rebekah" and "Tower of Babel and the Day of Pentecost," plus special features.

      Comment: Title: Supermac, Author: Phillip McCallen, Publisher: Aureus, Binding: Hardcover, First Edition. pages. Signed by the author. Pictorial dust jacket over blue cloth. Flatsigned by author to front endpaper. Contains colour photographic plates throughout. Pages and plates remain bright and clear with minimal tanning and s: 4.   In his latest book, disdain seems to fight with grudging admiration for his subject, 'the great actor-manager' of modern British politics. 'Supermac', as the newspaper cartoonist Vicky.

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Image. The cartoon was signed "Vicky – with apologies to Stephen Potter", an acknowledgement of the full title of Potter's book ofSupermanship, or, How to Continue to Stay Top without Actually Falling figure quickly became a staple of Vicky’s output and "Supermac" (mostly spelt without a hyphen) was widely and enduringly applied as a nickname for Macmillan.

Get this from a library. Vicky's Supermac: Harold Macmillan in cartoons by Victor Weisz of the Evening Standard. [Vicky; Mark Bryant; University of Kent at Canterbury.

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The cutting Supermac cartoon by Vicky for the Evening Standard in the late 50s, early 60s sent up Harold Macmillan. They set out by taking the mick, but over time the demeaning caricature came to be a nickname and latterly the title of a MacMillan biography.

Supermac by DR Thorpe. Great-grandson of a crofter and son-in-law of a Duke, Harold Macmillan () was both complex as a person and influential as a politician. Recommendations from our site The title of the book is taken from the Vicky cartoons of Harold Macmillan in his prime.

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by Mark Bryant, Right Hon Michael Foot, et al. | 29 November Hardcover Currently unavailable. H.G.: The History of Mr. Wells. Victor Weisz, FSIA (), known as 'Vicky' Four years after his arrival from Germany inVicky prepared for his work as political cartoonist of the News Chronicle by making a year’s study of English culture and society.

Developing a brittle and biting pen line, he then drew for the Daily Mirror and the Evening Standard, for which he created ‘Supermac’, his highly memorable. Supermac is a truly important publication, of significance to everyone interested in the history of the 20th century.

Packed with new revelations about Macmillan’s private life as well as key events including the ‘Tolstoy’ controversy, the Suez Crisis, You've Never Had It So Good, the Winds of Change and the Profumo Scandal. Supermac, who played for the Magpies in the s, was touched when he heard how Vicki Jones, aged six was battling leukaemia.

The plucky youngster from Waldridge Village, Chester-le-Street, has been fighting the disease for the last two years. Her dad Brian, 47, is a member of the Newcastle United Supporters Chester-le-Street branch.

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Buy Supermac: My Autobiography New edition by MacDonald, Malcolm, Malam, Colin (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s:   [8] A Berlin-born Jewish émigré of Hungarian parentage, Vicky (Victor Weisz) was a self-proclaimed socialist, though never a member of any political party.

His cartoon ‘Introducing: Supermac’ appeared in the Evening Standard on 6 November Depicting Macmillan in the guise of the American comic strip character ‘Superman’, its sub.The cartoon was signed "Vicky – with apologies to Stephen Potter", an acknowledgement of the full title of Potter's book ofSupermanship, or, How to Continue to Stay Top without Actually Falling figure quickly became a staple of Vicky’s output and "Supermac" (mostly spelt without a hyphen) was widely and enduringly applied as a nickname for Macmillan.