Political cartoon from the Soviet satirical magazine Krokodil. A female character labeled "Cold War" accepts a flaming relay torch with burning letters reading "Boycott Olympics" passed by a figure representing the United States. Underneath is the caption, "the boycott has one goal: to kindle the Cold War," a quote from the famous Soviet author Sergey Mikhalkov.
January 30, 1951
Soviet Political Cartoon, 'We Are Waiting for Better Results'
Three Soviet athletes break world records above, while below they struggle with academic lessons.
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