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News. A Rangiora based squad is investigating reports of truckies using 'herbal highs' to stay awake. "Yep, looks like 'party pills' to me ...", 1 June 2005

Reference Number: DCDL-0004652

Shows a freight truck driving along a piece of highway decorated with party balloons, streamers and playing loud music. The driver is wearing a 'Kiss the Chef' apron, party hat and shaking a maraca. Beside the driver in his cabin is a spinning disco ball and sausages cooking on a barbeque. Two police officers are sitting in their patrol vehicle next to the highway and seeing the truck drive past, one of the officers says "Yep, looks like 'party pills to me ...". Refers to the reported use of legal party pills by truck drivers to stay awake during their long shifts.

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1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Rangiora, Piperazine, Drugged driving, Drugs - Law and legislation, Truck drivers and Stimulants.

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 300 dpi ; Gray scale (8 bit); Pixel dimensions 1476 x 1136. Single art work

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