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Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989:The Prime Minister is taking his big old desk with him when he moves into the Beehive this week because he's 'not keen' on the new furniture there. 1979

Reference Number: B-135-465

This cartoon features three scenes of movers preparing to shift Muldoon's furniture. They are struggling with a heavy desk laden with papers and a model aeroplane. However, they are surprised that he has left an instruction to throw out tallboy, couch and cabinet - a pun on his ministers

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary), related to Sir Robert David Muldoon, Hon Manuera Benjamin Riwai Couch, Rt Hon Sir Brian Edward Talboys, The Evening Post (Newspaper. 1865-2002), Nevile Sidney Lodge, New Zealand National Party, New Zealand - Politics and government - Humour, Prime ministers, Cabinet ministers, Office furniture and Business relocation.

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 445 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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