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Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991 :The M.P. Games trial. Evening Post, 26 November 1949.

Reference Number: C-132-877

Shows politicians preparing for the three-yearly elections. Sid Holland and Peter Fraser prepare to contest the pole-vault; Walter Nash (Minister of Finance) prepares to box in the "Walter-weight" championship; Arnold Nordmeyer (Minister of Industries and Commerce) practises the egg-and-spoon race; Angus McLagan practises the "Unions" shot put; Mabel Howard declares Nash a picture of Health - er, Wealth; Frederick Hackett and his political opponent pull in opposite directions on a bicycle; a politician with "Taxation" on his singlet, does the long jump.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings, Caricatures and Cartoons (Commentary), related to Neville Maurice Colvin, Rt Hon Peter Fraser, Frederick Hackett, Angus McLagan, Sir Arnold Henry Nordmeyer, Mabel Bowden Howard, Sir Sidney George Holland, Ian F. Public Lives - New Zealand's Premiers and Prime Ministers Grant, Sir Walter Nash, Sports Post, New Zealand National Party, New Zealand Labour Party, Prime ministers, Politicians, New Zealand. Parliament - Elections, 1949 and Athletics.

Part of:
Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991 :[Twenty-eight (28) original cartoons, 1940s and 1950s]., Reference Number C-132-864/891 (7 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink drawing, on sheet 344 x 512 mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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