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Lonsdale, Neil, 1907-1989 :Sign of the times. London - Auckland biweekly jet service has started... news. London 38 1/2 hours. London 12,000 miles. [April 1956?]

Reference Number: A-309-061

Shows a man standing on a ladder screwing a new sign onto a post. It says `London 38 1/2 hours'. The old sign, which is lying on the ground nearby, says `London 12,000 miles'. The North Island is beneath him and he is positioned over the Auckland area. In the distance, an aeroplane is flying towards him. Refers to the biweekly air service starting between London and Auckland.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary), related to Auckland City, London, Signs and signboards, Air travel, Airplanes and Ladders.

Part of:
Lonsdale, Neil, 1907-1989 :200 original cartoons by Neil Lonsdale from 1955 to 1962., Reference Number A-309 (12 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink drawing. Single art work

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