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Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923-:What's it to be, John - the money or the flag? The Dominion, 9 August 1976.

Reference Number: B-157-025

Athlete Rod Dixon asks the question of fellow athlete John Walker while above them float a five million dollar note and the Olympic flag. Only amateur athletes are able to compete at the Olympic Games. In the bottom right of the cartoon the small figure of the cartoonist is making off with a bag of money labelled 'one quarter of a million each', trailing notes and saying "I'd take the money and run".

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Cartoons (Commentary), related to John Walker, Quebec) Olympic Games (21st ; 1976 ; Montreal, Fun & Games - New Zealand Cartoon Perspectives on the Olympics 1952-2000. :Cartoon exhibition., Rod Dixon, The Dominion (Newspaper. 1907-2002), Eric Walmsley Heath, Montreal, Track and field athletes and Olympics.

Part of:
Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923-:[Cartoons on the 1976 Olympic Games held in Montreal, on the 1978 Commonwealth Games and on the 1980 Olympic Games held in Moscow]., Reference Number B-157-020/027 (4 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Black ink, letratone and whiteout. 405 x 508 mm.. Single art work

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