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Artist unknown: The Groggy Goddess of Liberty; a symbolic design for the newly-formed Liberty League, dedicated to the promoters and their friends. ... Remember the Newtown job, and vote No License! [1890s?]

Reference Number: PUBL-0107-001

Drawing on a leaflet promoting temperance, titled `The Groggy Goddess of Liberty!', depicting a drunk statue of liberty, atop a stack of rum, gin, beer, whisky and wine barrels. Text above the image reads "A symbolic design for the newly-formed Liberty League" Text below reads "Dedicated to the promotors and their friends. Messrs T Kennedy MacDonald, J T M Hornsby, John Plimmer, Staples & Co, and All Representative Liquor Sellers, who deserve the Thanks of their Country for their Glorious Defence of Liberty - to get Drunk.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Offset printing, Ephemera and Cartoons (Commentary), related to John Thomas Marryat Hornsby, Thomas Kennedy Macdonald, John Plimmer, Staples, J and Co. Ltd, Liberty League, Drinking of alcoholic beverages, Temperance, Barrels, Alcoholism and Liquor laws.

Part of:
Harcourt, Charles James Stanton, 1877-1965 :Newscuttings. ca 1879-1927, Reference Number PUBL-0107 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s) on newspaper clipping.Offset print, 360 x 140 mm.. Vertical imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copy in preference to original.

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures178. Temperance (DFP-006161)

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