Cost and standard of living

Cost of living, Household expenses
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Clark, Laurence, 1949- :Rock star economy. 21 June 2014
Date: 2014 From: Clark, Laurence, 1949- :Digital cartoons By: Northern advocate (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0028528 Description: Cartoon depicts a couple outside a supermarket putting their groceries in their car. They are discussing the comment from HBSC Bank that New Zealand has a "r...
Date: 1978 From: New Zealand Values Party :[Fliers, brochures and election pamphlets issued by the New Zealand Values Party. 1978] By: New Zealand Values Party. Otago Branch Ref: Eph-B-NZ-VALUES-1978-03 Description: Poster shows an illustration of four precariously hanging abseilers under an overhanging cliff. The top abseiler is plucking a dollars bill from under the ve...
"And just when they think they're getting away with a tax-break, we skewer 'em with THIS lot! Ha! Ha!" 22 May 2010
Date: 2010 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0014423 Description: The cartoon shows Finance Minister Bill English as a Robin Hood trickster pulling three arrows onto his bow - the arrows represent 'food prices', 'power pri...
Budget Services, Financial Advice and Debt Control. "It's okay, we've seen a lot of their kind in here since the price of cheese skyrocketed." 15 November, 2007
Date: 2007 From: Moreu, Michael, 1969-: [Digital cartoons published in the Christchurch Press and Fairfax Media] Ref: DCDL-0004390 Description: Shows a man at his desk in the Budget Services office. A woman looks round the door curiously as two mice walk out of the room. The man explains to her that ...
Date: 1972 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-134-296 Description: This cartoon is about a $30,000,000 pay increase for public servants. It shows P.S.A. head Stan Rodger complaining that the increase has no automatic cost o...
Date: 1976 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 Ref: B-135-076 Description: This cartoon shows a duckshooting scene. There are several ducks flying labelled such things as Education Cuts, Rangatira Off, No Railcars, Higher Rents. Sho...
'iPhone'. "Forget it! It will cost us!.." 10 July, 2008
Date: 2008 From: Hubbard, James, 1949-: Digital caricatures and cartoons Ref: DCDL-0007165 Description: Shows Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden. They are sitting under a tree around which coils a snake representing 'Vodafone'. Eve reads a newspaper with a head...
"Plus... a can of this with your GST free fruit and vegetables!" 28 September 2010
Date: 2010 From: Bromhead, Peter, 1933- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0015677 Description: A man holds fruit and vegetables in one hand and a 'can of worms' in the other. He says that you get 'a can of this with your GST free fruit and vegetables!'...
Date: 1871-1874 From: Richmond family : Papers Ref: 77-173-29/6 Description: Quantity: 1 volume(s). Physical Description: Mss
Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989:'There goes another fuse! This end can't keep up with the other end!' 1975
Date: 1975 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-134-760 Description: This cartoon shows the computer room at the Department of Statistics. The computer is huge and has reel to reel tapes, flashing lights and switches. In one e...
Date: 1996 - 1998 By: Darroch, Bob, 1940-; Christchurch star (Newspaper : 1958- ) Ref: A-316-124/141 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand social issues and politics. No mad cow disease in New Zealand, hospital waiting lists, do-it-yourself operations, selling body parts,...
Date: 1974 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Ref: B-137-375 Description: Cartoon shows a couple wishing Prime Minister Bill Rowling a happy New Year, and a genie coming out of a lamp to grant him everything he wants. Below, member...
Date: 1999 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: H-587-022/043 Description: Political cartoons. Jack Elder tries to explain his innocence in awarding a travel grant to a school cultural group containing colleagues' daughters. NZ Firs...
"The price of petrol went up - so we were put under orders to cut down on using the car." "Quite right!" "Then the power prices went up - so we had to keep a few things turned off." "Makes sense!" "Then food prices went up - so we had to cut down on dairy foods." "We've got to make sacrifices!" "Then the price of beer went up - so we had to cut down more on dairy foods." 15 May, 2008
Date: 2008 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] Ref: DCDL-0006617 Description: Shows in four scenarios two women chatting over a cup of tea while the husband of one of them sits in the background reading the paper. Each time his wife me...
Date: 1953 From: Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991 :[Twenty-eight (28) original cartoons, 1940s and 1950s]. By: Tenniel, John, 1820-1914; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: C-132-879 Description: An adaptation of the John Tenniel illustration of the Walrus and the Carpenter, showing the Walrus (Prime Minister Sid Holland) tucking his napkin into his c...
"They're right! After the tax changes there's more left in my pocket!" 8 October 2010
Date: 2010 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0015785 Description: A man pulls a wad of 'bills' he 'can't afford' from his pocket saying that 'They're right! After the tax changes there's more left in my pocket!' Refers to t...
Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :"It's the local branch of the Housewives' Association policing reports of unjustified price rises". Evening Post. 29 June 1982.
Date: 1982 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-136-036 Description: Shows a line of women dressed in helmets and carrying batons rushing into a supermarket. A man in an adjacent shop doorway is telling another woman that the ...
Date: 1799-1805 From: Bonar family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1231-2 Description: William Bonar's household account book for his house at Corstorphine. Contains monthly expenses and some payments received, all itemised. Includes typed comm...
Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968 :One place where the stranglehold is permitted. [Dominion, 1925].
Date: 1925 From: Various artists :Collection of newspaper clippings, photocopies and bromides of cartoons by Fox (A-313-2), T Ellis - ie Thomas Ellis Glover (A-313-3), J. C. Blomfield (A-313-4) and John McNamara (A-313-11). Also folders of cartoons by various artists published in New Zealand Free Lance (A-313-6), in The Guardian (A-313-7), in Xrays (A-313-8), in the New Zealand Observer (A-313-9), in The Standard (A-313-12) and in various publications (A-313-1). By: Dominion (Newspaper) Ref: A-313-1-023 Description: In a wrestling ring a large wrestler, 'rising costs' is strangling a very small one, 'the public', while New Zealand prime minister Gordon Coates, as referee...
Date: 1966 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 Ref: B-133-512 Description: Two duckshooting scenes, after a report that ducks were much too high and shooters had a difficult time. Minister of Finance, Harry Lake, shakes his fist at ...