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"Words are glued on like a ransom note. It says, 'Support the Waterfront Stadium. I know where your kids go to school'..." "It's Mallard, I recognise his handwriting..." 18 November, 2006.

Reference Number: DCDL-0002690

A man holds up a ransom note to Auckland's Mayor Dick Hubbard who is sitting in his mayoral chair in the council chamber. Although the note is written using glued on bits of print the mayor believes that he recognises the handwriting as that of Trevor Mallard, Minister for the Rugby World Cup. Refers to the battle over whether a new stadium should be built on the waterfront.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Hon Trevor Colin Mallard, Richard J Hubbard, Auckland City, Extortion, Ransom, Stadiums and Mayors.

Part of:
Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published from 27 July 2005 onwards in the Dominion Post. Includes a selection of digital cartoons from 2003-], Reference Number DC-Group-0025 (778 digitised items)

Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 150 dpi; Gray scale (8 bit); Pixel dimensions 2550 x 1800. Single art work

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