Latest from Statistics New Zealand, one birth every 8mins, 49sec. One death every 19mins, 35sec. "Two words, death and taxes." 3 December, 2007
Reference Number: DCDL-0004515
Shows Death wrapped in a hooded cloak and carrying a scythe gazing at a stork which flies overhead with babies in swaddling cloths dangling from its bill. Death comments that there are two words, 'death and taxes'. The comment is a weary response about the cost of living and the inevitability of death to the information from Statistics New Zealand that there is a birth every 8 minutes 49 seconds and a death every 19 minutes 35 seconds.
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Grim Reaper (Symbolic character), New Zealand Department of Statistics, Statistics, Childbirth, Death and Storks.
Winter, Mark 1958-:[Digital cartoons published from October, 2007 in the Southland Times], Reference Number DC-Group-0009 (222 digitised items)
Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 200 dpi; RGB (24 bit); Pixel dimensions 1701 x 1308. Single art work
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