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Woman climbing Mountain

Woman climbing Mountain

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1999
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Tissue in pocket

Tissue in pocket

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1999
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The Opposition still licks its wounds...

The Opposition still licks its wounds...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Preamble

Preamble

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1999
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The drums of war

The drums of war

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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ALP policy discussion paper

ALP policy discussion paper

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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SLAM!

SLAM!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Just pretend

Just pretend

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Post Crean

Post Crean

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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'WOULD YOU PREFER TO BE HOMELESS UNDER A MONARCHY OR A REPUBLIC?

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Les Tanner collection no. 2
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Les Tanner
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1991
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Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Stephen Stanley collection
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Stephen E. Stanley
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1987
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Jones, your arithmetic...

Jones, your arithmetic...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Maintain the huff

Maintain the huff

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Illustration of blowflies on a symbolic Australian flag

Illustration of blowflies on a symbolic Australian flag

Roger Lilford and Robbie Swan collection
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Vlad Mosmonder
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1985
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Happy New Year 2003

Happy New Year 2003

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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2003
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Cartoon of Malcolm Fraser and John Howard standing in the doorway of a shopfront called 'HONEST JOHN'S THE INFLATION FIGHTERS!!'

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Patrick Cook collection
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I think I have a faulty line

I think I have a faulty line

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoon of a line at the CES (Commonwealth Employment Service) office

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Ron Tandberg collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1992
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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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Does that mean the Year of Peace is over?

Does that mean the Year of Peace is over?

Lou Dargham collection
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1987
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USA

USA

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1998
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Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Stephen Stanley collection
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Stephen E. Stanley
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1987
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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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Govt rigs for stormy Senate passage

Govt rigs for stormy Senate passage

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1996
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Ballot box poised to bite back

Ballot box poised to bite back

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1997
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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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Cartoon titled 'When I'm Sixty Four'.

Cartoon titled 'When I'm Sixty Four'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Paul Newman
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2001
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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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1985
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Gareth Reflects

Gareth Reflects

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Patrick Cook
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1998
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An Easter Message

An Easter Message

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1999
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FTA Cannon

FTA Cannon

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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2004
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The John Howard Church of Latter Day Saints

The John Howard Church of Latter Day Saints

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1997
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Divining a site for the NMA

Divining a site for the NMA

Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1996
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And What is That Plan?

And What is That Plan?

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1998
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How A P.M. Was Made

How A P.M. Was Made

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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2004
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Hewson's miracle elixir

Hewson's miracle elixir

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1991
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Howard & Bow

Howard & Bow

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Union Poll

Union Poll

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Phil Somerville
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1998
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Cartoon of Paul Keating saying 'IT'S NOT AS BAD AS IT LOOKS'

Cartoon of Paul Keating saying 'IT'S NOT AS BAD AS IT LOOKS'

Patrick Cook collection
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T'was The Night Before Xmas

T'was The Night Before Xmas

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Cartoon titled 'Meg's Dilemma'.

Cartoon titled 'Meg's Dilemma'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Cactus Island
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2001
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The drums of war roar...

The drums of war roar...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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You Scratch My Back

You Scratch My Back

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Ian R. Sharpe
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1988
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Interpreting photographs

Interpreting photographs

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Matt Golding
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Hedge Hogs

Hedge Hogs

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1998
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Of course I'm against the AustraliaCard!

Of course I'm against the AustraliaCard!

Lou Dargham collection
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Mr Lou Dargham
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1987
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Murdoch, Hawke and Keating

Murdoch, Hawke and Keating

Lou Dargham collection
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Map of South East Asia

Map of South East Asia

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Ditchburn
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1999
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Packer and Bond

Packer and Bond

Lou Dargham collection
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Cartoon of John Gorton and Captain Cook's canon

Cartoon of John Gorton and Captain Cook's canon

Jeffrey Frith collection
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Mr Jeffrey Frith
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1969
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Miniaturist

Miniaturist

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1996
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Cartoon titled 'Don't Grate Me'.

Cartoon titled 'Don't Grate Me'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Ms Angie Lyndon
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2001
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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

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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2003
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For We Are Young And Free

For We Are Young And Free

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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United States of America
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Mr Alan Moir
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2003
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A Serve of Lamb

A Serve of Lamb

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Harry Bruce
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1999
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Cartoon of Treasurer Paul Keating as a bank teller

Cartoon of Treasurer Paul Keating as a bank teller

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1984
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Cartoon titled 'Leadership/Election'.

Cartoon titled 'Leadership/Election'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Ross Bateup
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2001
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Cartoon of Jeff Kennet, leader of the Liberal Party in the Victorian Parliament

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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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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1996
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