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The notes transcribed from the back of this photograph are as follows: Farewell to visiting British statesman brought large crowds to airport at Ottawa Wednesday night when Prime Minister Churchill spoke briefly, gave his famous The notes written and typed on the back of this photograph, from the time it was printed, are as follows: Winston CHURCHILL In Ottawa,Farewell to visiting British statesman brought large crowds to airport at Ottawa Wednesday night when Prime Minister Churchill spoke briefly, gave his famous transparent
DATED
June 30, 1954
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Scanned from a print, and later selected by the National Gallery for its Cutline exhibition
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Farewell to visiting British statesman brought large crowds to airport at Ottawa Wednesday night when Prime Minister Churchill spoke briefly, gave his famous "V" sign with one hand and firmly held an outsize cigar with the other. At left is Foreign Secretary Eden, at right Prime Minister St. Laurent. Less than a hour after their arrival in New York, Churchill and Eden boaded the liner Queen Elizabeth for voyage back to England.
Harold Robinson / The Globe and Mail
64 YEARS AGOIN NEWS
Louis St. Laurent was Prime Minister
The Liberals were in power
Dwight D. Eisenhower was President

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