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Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 :"If we can just pipe this proven field of unused energy." Evening Post. 8 October 1980.

Reference Number: B-135-639

In the background of this cartoon Muldoon is standing beside an oil drilling rig labelled 'McKee no. 2' confidently proclaiming 'a brighter future'. In the foreground is another rig labelled 'Planning Council no. 1', which is drilling down into the ground. Beside it are two workers reading a newspaper with the headline 'Employment: towards an active employment policy'. Below the rig underground is a line of people waiting in a queue to receive the unemployment benefit.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary), related to Sir Robert David Muldoon, The Evening Post (Newspaper. 1865-2002), Nevile Sidney Lodge, New Zealand Planning Council, Employment (Economic theory), Unemployment, Energy development, Oil well drilling rigs - New Zealand - Taranaki Region and Public welfare.

Part of:
Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Cartoons for the Evening Post, 1980], Reference Number B-135-621/683 (1 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, white gouache and letratone, 452 x 320 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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