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Low, David Alexander Cecil 1891-1963 :Slow poison. "No, he ain't growing bigger, sir...". Canterbury Times, 24 June 1911.

Reference Number: C-047-047

Shows nurse-maid ("Conservative press") holding squalling baby ("Opposition"), while Massey ladles from bowl of "Massey pap".

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings, Caricatures and Cartoons (Commentary), related to Canterbury Times (Newspaper. 1865-1917), Dr Rachael Whear, Rt Hon William Ferguson Massey, Sir David Alexander Cecil Low, Ian F. Public Lives - New Zealand's Premiers and Prime Ministers Grant, Nurses, Politicians, Journalists, New Zealand - Politics and government and Infants.

Part of:
Low, David Alexander Cecil 1891-1963 :Slow poison. "No, he ain't growing bigger, sir...". Canterbury Times, 24 June 1911., Reference Number C-047-047 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Pencil, ink and wash 402 x 390 mm.. Vertical imageSingle art work

Historical Notes: Sketch for cartoon published in the Canterbury times, 24 June 1911 (identified by artist's daughter).

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-001269)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: LOW; Recto - (On baby): OPPOSITION; Recto - (On nursemaid's apron): CONSERVATIVE PRESS; Recto - (On bowl): MASSEY PAP

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