Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 :Having introduced a Baronet into parliament, is this a pointer to the opposition's - future policy? "-We were never in favour of doing away with the second chamber and, Mr. Speaker, Sir, when we are once again the Labour government of the country, we intend to set up the New Zealand House of Lords!" 23 July 1962

Date
1962
Ref
B-137-502
Description

The first image is of Sir Basil Arthur dressed as royalty in a crown and ermine stole. He has won the Timaru by-election. In the other cameo Leader of the Labour opposition Walter Nash says that when they are the government again they intend to set up the New Zealand House of Lords. His view is seconded by his deputy Arnold Nordmeyer.

Quantity: 1 original cartoon(s).

Physical Description: Black ink and crayon on card, 255 x 285mm

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Part of
Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] / Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Cartoons for the Evening Post, 1962]
Format
1 original cartoon(s), Works of art, Cartoons (Commentary), Black ink and crayon on card, 255 x 285mm
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