1998 Photo Contest, People in the News, Stories, 3rd prize

David Modell

Independent Photographers Group

01 January, 1997

Lady Thatcher, Britain's first female Prime Minister, visits a school while on the campaign trail. The British general election on May 1 spelled the worst-ever defeat for the Conservative Party. With only 31 percent of the vote, Prime Minister John Major had little choice but to resign.

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David Modell

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