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Just pretend

Just pretend

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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The High Court's New Crisis

The High Court's New Crisis

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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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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Cuckoo!! Cuckoo!!

Cuckoo!! Cuckoo!!

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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2001
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Franca Arena 1999

Franca Arena 1999

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Rocco Fazzari
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1999
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Cartoon of Malcolm Fraser hitting someone over the head with a roll of paper

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Patrick Cook collection
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Mr Patrick Cook
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Labour Contracting

Labour Contracting

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr David Pope
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Off the planet

Off the planet

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Sean Leahy
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1996
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Electioneering

Electioneering

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1996
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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We believe the economic pain

We believe the economic pain

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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I came...I saw...

I came...I saw...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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No cheap thriller

No cheap thriller

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1997
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Tax cuts: Grand Unveiling

Tax cuts: Grand Unveiling

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Just like a lamb to the slaughter

Just like a lamb to the slaughter

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1999
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Career advice No. 9

Career advice No. 9

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1995
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Gospel According to John Howard

Gospel According to John Howard

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Sean Leahy
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1997
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Feminist man-haters

Feminist man-haters

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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'Preamble' or 'What's that song that says it all?'

'Preamble' or 'What's that song that says it all?'

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mark Cornwall
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1999
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Once they ruled the world

Once they ruled the world

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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Share market

Share market

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon titled 'Cloning Research Team'.

Cartoon titled 'Cloning Research Team'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Bruce Petty
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2001
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DEMOC -  RATS

DEMOC - RATS

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Harry Bruce
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So It's Unanimous

So It's Unanimous

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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2004
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Forlorn

Forlorn

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Mike Woods
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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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Drawing depicting Prime Minister, Mr William (Billy) Hughes, gazing into an oversized mirror

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Eveline Coulter collection
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Sir David A. Low
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1917
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Cartoon titled 'John Howard'.

Cartoon titled 'John Howard'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Joanne Applegate
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2001
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Operation Endless Aggro

Operation Endless Aggro

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Steven Moore
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Cartoon titled 'Automation' depicting Sir Eric Harrison and Sir Robert Menzies

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Sir Eric Harrison collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Norm Mitchell
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1938
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WHAT'S HE TRYING TO DO - START AN INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION?

WHAT'S HE TRYING TO DO - START AN INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION?

Les Tanner collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Les Tanner
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1992
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Howard's End

Howard's End

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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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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Cartoon of disgraced NSW Chief Magistrate Murray Farquhar

Cartoon of disgraced NSW Chief Magistrate Murray Farquhar

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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1986
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Love is lovelier - the second time around

Love is lovelier - the second time around

Lou Dargham collection
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Something he picked up recently

Something he picked up recently

Lou Dargham collection
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Israel
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Hewson at Wedding

Hewson at Wedding

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1993
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Cartoon titled 'The Warning Shot'.

Cartoon titled 'The Warning Shot'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Harry Bruce
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2001
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Ruddock's Ladder

Ruddock's Ladder

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Tom Jellett
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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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Cartoons
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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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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Mr Alan Moir
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1989
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Hewson and Kennett

Hewson and Kennett

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1992
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A Noisy Uninformed Rabble

A Noisy Uninformed Rabble

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr John Butcher
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1998
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Cartoon titled 'Royal Macquarie Hospital'

Cartoon titled 'Royal Macquarie Hospital'

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Macquarie Island, Tasmania, Australia
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George Kasasayas
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1955
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Things take time to go through the system

Things take time to go through the system

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1997
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Roger Lilford and Robbie Swan collection
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Not provided
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1985
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Sandpit

Sandpit

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Andrew Dyson
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Big Day Out

Big Day Out

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Dean Alston
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When's It My Turn To Drive

When's It My Turn To Drive

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Photocopy of a cartoon titled 'Deregistration of Builders' Labourers Union'

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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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Sword of honour

Sword of honour

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Ward O'Neil
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Warning

Warning

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Phil Somerville
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1999
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Cartoon depicting two bush characters

Cartoon depicting two bush characters

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Hollingworth

Hollingworth

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Ed Huxley
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Ulysses - East Timor Picnic

Ulysses - East Timor Picnic

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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Some Models

Some Models

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Sheehan
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1999
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Phil Coles - Olympic Kayak Champion

Phil Coles - Olympic Kayak Champion

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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Cartoon titled 'Alien Invasion (Mr & Mrs Merv Bloggs)'.

Cartoon titled 'Alien Invasion (Mr & Mrs Merv Bloggs)'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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2001
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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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IF YOU CHANGE YOUR MIND, I HAVE CONTACTS - VERY DISCREET!

IF YOU CHANGE YOUR MIND, I HAVE CONTACTS - VERY DISCREET!

Geoff Hook collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1981
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