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"I hear the Greens are calling for another holiday..." "Yeah mate...Ed heard they're using him for a day's skiving off and turned in his grave!" 16 January, 2008

Reference Number: DCDL-0005029

Shows two gardeners standing beside the grave of Sir Edmund Hillary which has the words 'Sir Edmund Hillary 1919-2008' engraved into the headstone. One of the men says that he has heard that the Greens are calling for another holiday and the other replies that Sir Edmund turned in his grave when he heard he was being used as an excuse for a day's skiving off. The grave is broken and the jars of flowers overturned. Refers to discussion about how best to commemorate the life of Sir Edmund Hillary who died 11 January, 2008.

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1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Ed Edmund Hillary, Memorials, Tombs and Holidays.

Part of:
Tremain, Garrick, 1941-:[Includes all digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times from 25 July 2005 onwards plus a selection from December 2004 to July 2005], Reference Number DC-Group-0022 (628 digitised items)

Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 200 dpi; RGB (24 bit); Pixel dimensions 1119 x 871. Single art work

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