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News. Many Finns reported that a burst of meteors over their coast were emergency flares. "A shooting star!! I made a lucky wish just before it hit!" "That wish malfunctioned - try again." 14 July, 2004

Reference Number: DCDL-0004174

A captain and a mate are in a boat somewhere in the North sea. The sky is filled with a burst of meteors which many Finns thought were emergency flares. The mate shouts with delight that he made a lucky wish just before a bit of meteor makes a great hole in their boat. The captain yells, as he shoots off an emergency flare that is totally lost in the meteor shower, that the wish malfunctioned and that the mate should try again.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Finland, Wishes, Shipwrecks and Meteors.

Part of:
Smith, Ashley W, 1948- :[Digital cartoons from 1 June 2007 onwards + digital cartoons received on 2 CDs dated 2004-2006 - all published in the Shipping Gazette, MG Business, or Presto], Reference Number DC-Group-0032 (289 digitised items)

Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 30068 x 16; Gray scale (8 bit); Pixel dimensions 1476 x 1136. Single art work

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