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Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989:'A new sofa! A new mat! New slippers! For Pete's sake, Ethel! I thought I told you I was sharing the 65 million dollars back pay with some other government employees!'. Evening Post, 27 September 1979.

Reference Number: B-135-462

This cartoon features a male public servant who has just arrived home with the newspaper about state servants' back pay. He is berating his wife who has already bought a few new things.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Cartoons (Commentary), related to The Evening Post (Newspaper. 1865-2002), Nevile Sidney Lodge, New Zealand Cartoon Archive. Lodge Laughs at Wellington [Book title] 2004., Lodge Laughs at Wellington - Celebrating the life and works of cartoonist Nevile Lodge (Exhibition title) 2004., Wages - Government policy, Employment, Sex role, Living rooms, Civil service, Women - Economic conditions and Couples.

Part of:
Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Cartoons for the Evening Post, 1979], Reference Number B-135-451/500 (2 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, letratone and crayon, 320 x 460 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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