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Hiscocks, Ercildoune Frederick, fl 1899-1940s :In his true light. What the wowser is doing. Strike out the bottom line, and vote for freedom and liberty. [Postcard. 1911].

Reference Number: PUBL-0220-5

Postcard shows a policeman shining his torch on a man standing beside a blackboard on which he has crossed out many recreational activities, leaving only: church, compulsory prayers, collections, church bazaars, cold water & scandal. The policeman comments: "And they call this a free country".

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ephemera, Photolithographs, Postcards and Cartoons (Commentary), related to Ercildoune Frederick Hiscocks, Liberty, Prohibition, Referendum, Liquor industry and Liquor laws.

Part of:
[Postcards. Six cartoon postcards, one a protest against the presentation of H.M.S. New Zealand by Sir J G Ward and four anti-prohibition postcards. 1911 and 1914], Reference Number PUBL-0220 (7 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s)Photolithograph, 87 x 138 mm.. Horizontal imageEphemera

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