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Winter, Mark, fl 1990s :Snap! Southland Times, 1984.

Reference Number: A-323-004

Shows Prime Minister Robert Muldoon playing cards, and laying down the Queen card labelled Marilyn Waring. This refers to the snap election called by Muldoon in 1984. National Party MP Marilyn Waring had triggered the election by crossing the floor (ie voting against the government, her own party) in a parliamentary vote.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Portraits, Caricatures, Photocopies and Cartoons (Commentary), related to Marilyn Joy Waring, Sir Robert David Muldoon, Mark Winter, A bit of cheek; the many faces of Muldoon. An exhibition organised by the New Zealand Cartoon Archive Trust in association with the Alexander Turnbull Library. Late 1992-1994., Ian F. Public Lives - New Zealand's Premiers and Prime Ministers Grant, Southland Times (Newspaper), New Zealand National Party, Prime ministers, Politicians, New Zealand - Politics and government, New Zealand. Parliament - Elections, 1984 and Playing cards.

Part of:
Winter, Mark, fl 1990s :Snap! Southland Times, 1984., Reference Number A-323-004 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 photocopy/iesPhotocopy on sheet, 298 x 211 mm.. Single art work

Historical Notes: The National Party lost the snap election in 1984.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: Chicane

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