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Hill, John Cecil, fl 1927-1957 :Getting nearer home. Auckland Star, June 1940.

Reference Number: A-314-3-003

Two scenes in which a middle-aged New Zealand man is reading a newspaper. In the first he reacts to the news story about the number of Allied Forces' ships sunk in the war with "H'm, very sad". In the second a story about a ship sunk 'off N.Z. coast' has him leaping from his chair exclaiming "Heavens! Can't somebody do SOMETHING?"

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary), related to Auckland Star (Newspaper. 1887-1991), John Cecil Hill, World War, 1939-1945 - Coastwatching - New Zealand, Shipping - New Zealand and Navies.

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Hill, John Cecil, fl 1927-1957 :Getting nearer home. Auckland Star, June 1940., Reference Number A-314-3-003 (1 digitised items)

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

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