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Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :I'll be home a bit late, dear- it's taking longer than we thought to get back through the earth's atmosphere.' Waikato Times, 23 June, 2004.

Reference Number: DX-014-506

A man rings his wife from a bar, excusing his intended lateness through a lie about space travel. Relates to pilot Mike Melvill making the first private journey into outerspace on June 21 2004.

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1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Cartoons (Commentary), related to Allan Charles Hawkey, Waikato Times (Newspaper), Bars (Drinking establishments), Space flight, Outer space, Married people and Mythomania.

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Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :I'll be home a bit late, dear- it's taking longer than we thought to get back through the earth's atmosphere.' Waikato Times, 23 June, 2004., Reference Number DX-014-506 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 digital imageJPG image, grey scale (8 bit), 157 pixels per cm.. Single art work

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