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Lonsdale, Neil, 1907-1989 :It's the best we can do at the moment! It will be at least a year before high octane petrol is marketed in New Zealand... news. Standard. Standard. Standard. Standard. Higher octane promise. 17 July 1957.

Reference Number: A-309-200

Shows a car at a petrol station. The driver is looking at his car which has a long pole attached to the bonnet. Dangling on the end of the pole is a tank (Higher octane promise). Refers to the wait for high octane petrol to reach New Zealand.

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1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary), related to Service stations, Motor fuels and Motor vehicles.

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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 on paper, 180 x 280mm. Single art work

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