Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991

Colvin, Neville Morris, 1918-1991

Inventor of cartoon character Fred Clueless. Worked for the Evening post, and for the NZEF Times. Obituary in Evening post 31 October 1991, page 4. (see An Encyclopaedia of NZ Vol 1 p 587)

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Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991:[The wrestling match] 19 May 1951
Date: 1951 By: Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991 Ref: B-184-060 Description: The scene is a wrestling match between two opponents who are not well-matched in terms of size. The smaller wrestler struggles to pull the foot off the bigge...
Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991:The substitute. [February 1949]
Date: 1949 By: Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-184-046 Description: Prime Minister Sid Holland sits weeping at his desk over a note from Sir Winston Churchill that reads 'Can't make it - Winnie'. Portraits of Winston Churchil...
Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991:Jack of all trades. [1945-1955]
Date: 1945 - 1955 By: Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-184-045 Description: Text reads 'Politicians have become professionals, and they may have to pass a diploma to sit in the House. - The retiring Secretary of Marine'. The cartoon ...
Date: 1945 - 1955 By: Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991 Ref: C-132-896 Description: Shows a school boy standing up at his desk amongst appreciative classmates, addressing his teacher who wears a mortarboard and gown. The boys all hold open t...
Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991 :Of course it strikes - it's a waterside clock. Evening Post [1951].
Date: 1951 By: Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: J-065-055 Description: Toby (Tobias) Hill, national secretary of the New Zealand Waterside Workers Union, answers a question from a concerned watersider as he carries a large cloc...
Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991 :This other Eden. Evening Post [ca 1946-1956]
Date: 1946 - 1956 By: Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: H-705-014 Description: New Zealand politician Keith Holyoake as Cinderella, dreaming of wearing shoes marked 'P' and 'M'. Published in 'Grant, Ian F. Public Lives - New Zealand's ...
Date: 1946 By: Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991 Ref: B-154-056 Description: Shows a a head and shoulders portrait of a sporting personality. Quantity: 1 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Pencil and crayon, on card 512 x 35...
Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991:Mr Arthur Helliwell, who was so unimpressed with the North Island....[1950-1955]
Date: 1950 - 1955 By: Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-184-051 Description: The well-known Fleet Street British journalist Arthur Helliwell, is visiting New Zealand. He was 'so unimpressed with the North Island, particularly Auckland...
Date: 1950 By: Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991 Ref: B-154-053 Description: Shows the bowler and two fielders in a cricket match, watching the new batsman, a rabbit, coming to the crease for his innings. Quantity: 1 original cartoon...
Date: 1952 By: Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: C-132-872 Description: Shows the Prime Minister Sid Holland on the left, and the Leader of the Opposition Walter Nash on the right, both weeping over a grave with a headstone which...