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Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989:The Party's Over. Evening Post, 26 March 1973

Reference Number: B-134-451

This two section cartoon is about the 1973 Festival of Wellington. In the first scene the 'Spirit of Wellington' is pictured as a dancing Cinderella who has just been told the festival has finished. In the next scene she is back, tattered and dirty, in front of the fire place with her two ugly sisters yelling at her about all the more mundane concerns of the city such as rubbish disposal, transport losses, streetworks, airport, motorway and harbour development.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Caricatures, related to Wellington Festival 1973, The Evening Post (Newspaper. 1865-2002), Nevile Sidney Lodge, Wellington City Council, Cinderella (legendary character), Wellington City, Local government, Refuse and refuse disposal, Motorways, Airports, Communication and traffic and Festivals.

Part of:
Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Cartoons for the Evening Post, 1973], Reference Number B-134-416/460 (8 digitised items)
Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988], Reference Number B-133/138 (242 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink, letratone and crayon, 315 x 395 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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