Going, Going

Item Info

Item No: pixc01158
Title: Going, Going
Additional Title: Going, Going
Publication Date: 5/10/1921
Media Type: Cartoons (Commentary)
Source: Print and Picture Collection

The Germans are approaching the ultimatum deadline.

"Allied Ultimatum to Germany, London, May 5, 1921"

"The Allied Powers, taking note of the fact that, in spite of the successive concessions made by the Allies since the signature of the Treaty of Versailles, and in spite of the warnings and sanctions agreed upon at Spa and at Paris, as well as of the sanctions announced in London and since applied, the German Government is still in default in the fulfillment of the obligations incumbent upon it under the terms of the Treaty of Versailles..., decide:

a)  ...

b)  ...

c)  ...

d)  Failing fulfilment by the German Government of the above conditions by May 12, to procedd to the occupation of the valley of the Ruhr and to take all other military and naval measures that may be required...."

  • "Allied Ultimatum to Germany." The American Journal of International Law, Vol. 16, No. 4, Supplement: Official Document (Oct., 1922), pp. 214-215.


Sykes, Charles Henry. "Going, Going." Evening Public Ledger (Philadelphia, PA). 1921, May 10: p. 10.

Creator Name: Sykes, Charles Henry, 1882-1942 - Artist