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Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989:'Election year normally brings a rush for citizenship applications in New Zealand by people wanting to vote, said the Secretary for Internal Affairs (Mr P. O'Dea).'1972

Reference Number: B-134-233

The cartoon shows three scenes related to the privileges and duties of citizenship. An inserted newspaper clipping quotes the Secretary of Internal Affairs as saying that election year usually brings a rush of citizenship applications. The top right scene shows some men and women rushing to the 'Join N.Z.' recruitment office. The lower left scene shows a man and a woman smuggly putting their votes in a ballot bax and the lower right scene shows a group of men and women angry and with fists raised complaining about the responsibilities of citizenship such as taxation and controls.e

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Cartoons (Commentary), related to The Evening Post (Newspaper. 1865-2002), Nevile Sidney Lodge, Taxation, Representative government and representation, Citizenship, Voting and Democracy.

Part of:
Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Cartoons for the Evening Post, 1972], Reference Number B-134-217/288 (10 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, newspaper clipping and crayon, 318 x 398 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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