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Scales, Sydney Ernest, 1916-2003 :Policy pounding. Otago Daily Times, 3 November 1954.

Reference Number: A-311-4-004

At the time of the 1954 New Zealand general election Sid Holland, leader of the National Party, stands on the 'National Soap[box]' saying "We will make the pound go further." On the 'Labour Soap[box] (soft)', Walter Nash declaims "We will make the pound go". On the third soapbox the leader of the newly-formed Social Credit Political League, W.B. Owen, says "We will make the pound."

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary), related to Wilfrid Barry Owen, Sydney Ernest Scales, Sir Sidney George Holland, Sir Walter Nash, Otago Daily Times (Newspaper), New Zealand National Party, New Zealand Democratic Party, New Zealand Labour Party, Political parties, Prime ministers, Politicians, Elections and Fiscal policy.

Part of:
Various artists :[Collection of cartoon clippings, of works by Eric Heath, Neville Lodge, Gordon Minhinnick, Neville Colvin, Les Gibbard. 1950-1980s]., Reference Number A-311-4 (26 digitised items)

Extent: 1 photocopy/iesA4 size photocopy.. Single art work

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