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One Bob's Worth

One Bob's Worth

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1993
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Saint Kevin

Saint Kevin

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Mr Simon Letch
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2007
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In Independent Speaker

In Independent Speaker

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Ian R. Sharpe
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One Notion

One Notion

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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1996
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Cartoon depicting Prime Minister Harold Holt engaging in various different athletic activities

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Earl Ewers collection no. 1
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1966
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Those who can't

Those who can't

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Ms Joan Rosser
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1997
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The Night-Soil Man

The Night-Soil Man

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Black and white caricature of Australian cricketer Alan Border

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John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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1986
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Roller Coaster

Roller Coaster

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1996
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Cat and mouse

Cat and mouse

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Alan Moir
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1995
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One small step for a woman

One small step for a woman

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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Frying pan

Frying pan

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1995
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Cartoon of man and woman in a sitting room, watching a bearded man digging in garden

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Louis Zmak collection
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Bill Mitchell
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1975
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Unrequited Love No.5

Unrequited Love No.5

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1994
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We may go metric next year

We may go metric next year

Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1969
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The Treasurer rushes

The Treasurer rushes

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Sean Leahy
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Mr Sean Leahy
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2006
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Cartoon of Aboriginal activist and bureaucrat Charlie Perkins reclining in a chair reading a TV Guide

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1980
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City Link

City Link

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1996
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So many stairs

So many stairs

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1999
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Cartoon of former New South Wales Labor Premier Jack Renshaw

Cartoon of former New South Wales Labor Premier Jack Renshaw

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1982
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Native title

Native title

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1997
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Quasimodo Colston

Quasimodo Colston

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1997
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Cartoon of Liberal Lord Mayor of Brisbane Sally Anne Atkinson welcoming visitors to Brisbane

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Cartoon depicting a man addressing a lawyer wearing a wig

Cartoon depicting a man addressing a lawyer wearing a wig

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Cartoon of Liberal Premier of Victoria, Sir Rupert Hamer, trussed and hanging on a meat hook

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1981
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Cartoon of Australian historian, Professor Geoffrey Blainey

Cartoon of Australian historian, Professor Geoffrey Blainey

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1987
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Black man's burden

Black man's burden

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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1996
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David Hicks

David Hicks

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Jonathon Bentley
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Mr Jonathon Bentley
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2006
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Kissing babies

Kissing babies

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1996
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A Nation Says 'Sorry'

A Nation Says 'Sorry'

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1997
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Scorched Earth

Scorched Earth

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1999
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Black and white caricature of Race Matthews, clutching the Victorian Arts portfolio, and badge Police Minister

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John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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1985
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Oscar Nominees

Oscar Nominees

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Sean Leahy
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1996
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That's the promised land?

That's the promised land?

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Alan Moir
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Toyland

Toyland

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Rocco Fazzari
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Enough is enough

Enough is enough

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Dean Alston
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1996
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Cartoon depicting Prime Minister Billy McMahon, driving a motor car in the shape of Australia

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Louis Zmak collection
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Aubrey Collette
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1971
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Fightback dead cat

Fightback dead cat

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1993
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Help

Help

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1996
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Cartoon of Russell Hinze, Queensland Minister for Local Government and Main Roads, and Racing

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1986
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Cartoon depicting a man standing limply, suffering from exhaustion

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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The Centenary of Federation National Apology Program!

The Centenary of Federation National Apology Program!

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1997
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Heart on sleeve

Heart on sleeve

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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League games

League games

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Alan Moir
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1996
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The Lodge

The Lodge

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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The Lodge, Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Warren Brown
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1996
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Black and white cartoon titled 'Cemetery of Women'

Black and white cartoon titled 'Cemetery of Women'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1995
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Weight watcher's fees

Weight watcher's fees

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Ditchburn
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1997
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Hayden and the life of luxury

Hayden and the life of luxury

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr John Tiedemann
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Cartoon of federal Labor politician Brian Howe characterised as a carpenter

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Cartoon of federal Labor politician Paul Keating in a racing car labelled 'Roads, Building, Car Sales, Retail Sales, and Wool'

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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Cartoon of Peter Ables driving a TNT truck

Cartoon of Peter Ables driving a TNT truck

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Recovery Pig

Recovery Pig

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1992
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Cartoon depicting two swagmen and a dog fleeing down a hill from a charging bull

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Douglas E Tainsh collection
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Noosaville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Douglas E. Tainsh
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1987
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Happy new year

Happy new year

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1996
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Ethical behaviour in journalism

Ethical behaviour in journalism

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1997
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Pauline Hanson, the brunette look

Pauline Hanson, the brunette look

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1997
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Australia incorporated

Australia incorporated

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1997
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Cartoon of Labor Prime Minister Bob Hawke and United States President Ronald Reagan

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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United States of America
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1984
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Cartoon depicting two men on a yacht, being given a 'thumbs up' sign by an owl and a cat

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Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1980
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Cartoon of academics putting up a sign post with pointers to different ideological positions

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1980
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