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Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 :Honest, Mr Bixby, I'm only carving my initials. Children at the Thorndon School were sent home yesterday and the school has been closed following a disturbing report from the Ministry of Works concerning its structural sta

Reference Number: B-137-002

Shows a boy standing near a corner of his school building. He has been caught carving his name into the building by a teacher. The teacher is very angry at the size of the notch in the wall. There are another two boys hiding around the corner with pocket knives. Refers to reports of structural problems in some of the buildings at Thorndon School.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary), related to Thorndon School, New Zealand. Ministry of Works, Wellington City, Thorndon, Knives, School children, School buildings - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Teachers.

Part of:
Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Cartoons for the Evening Post, 1961, 1965-1968, 1977, 1988], Reference Number B-137-001/025 (3 digitised items)
Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988], Reference Number B-133/138 (242 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink and letratone on card, 280 x 380 mm. Single art work

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