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Scott, Tom, 1947- :"When the power is returned to central Auckland, we want the Board of Mercury Energy to be the first to know." Evening Post. 25 February, 1998.

Reference Number: H-448-100

Shows two men talking in the right foreground while a row of men sit in electric chairs in the background. They are apparently members of the Board of Mercury Energy, and will be electrocuted when the Auckland power crisis is over and the power returns. Mercury Energy company's practices were blamed for the long power crisis in Auckland in January/February 1998.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Cartoons (Commentary), related to Mercury Energy, Auckland City, Electrocution, Electric power, Electric power failures, Electricity and Capital punishment.

Part of:
Scott, Tom, 1947- :Twenty cartoons published in the Evening Post between 2 and 27 February 1998., Reference Number H-448-083/102 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 cartoon bromide(s)Bromide, 230 x 175 mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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