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Wrathall, Bill, fl 1983 :I guarantee it's a missile-free, with nought aboard to vex us. But who knows what the Yanks have got deep in the heart of Texas. U.S.S. Texas. On the good ship LolliPOP. 1983.

Reference Number: A-295-039

Shows Muldoon and Lange sitting on a wharf with a frigate in the background. Muldoon is dressed as a sailor and is playing an accordion while Lange, who is wearing a cowboy hat and a suit, plays a guitar. They are both singing to the tune of "Deep in the heart of Texas". Refers to the nuclear ship which visited from America. Also refers to the nuclear policies of the National and Labour Parties.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Caricatures, related to Sir Robert David Muldoon, Rt Hon David Russell Lange, Texas, Nuclear ships - Government policy, Singing, Wharves, Musical instruments and Nuclear ships.

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Wrathall, Bill :Editorial cartoons. 1976-1983, Reference Number A-295-039/044 (2 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink on paper 285 x 400mm. Single art work

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