Melbourne Cup (Horse race)

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Evans, Malcolm Paul, 1945- :The ISIS odds. 3 November 2014
Date: 2014 Ref: DCDL-0029835 Description: Cartoon shows the Grim Reaper placing a bet at the TAB on whether or not New Zealand will join the United States in taking action against ISIS. Cartoon also ...
Date: 1990 - 1994 Ref: Eph-A-HORSE-RACING-1990/1994 Description: Includes: 1990: [Hawkes Bay Jockey Club]. The Pick 6 Challenge. 1990. Flier Racing Chariots carnival world championships. Ohau, 14 January 1990. Souvenir pr...
Date: 1894 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to horse racing in New Zealand] By: McCarron, Stewart and Company (Brisbane) Ref: Eph-A-HORSE-RACING-1894-01 Description: Flyer application form for betting on the results of the Melbourne Cup. Applications were 5 shillings each and were to be sent to George Adams, "The Telegrap...
Date: 2001 By: Hubbard, James, 1949- Ref: B-197-059 Description: Shows a man using a public phone in a pub. He looks worse for wear, and instead of clothes he wears a newspaper around himself. The headlines on the paper re...
Date: 1959 Ref: A-386-189 Description: Shows a man waiting to be served at a bar while the Melbourne Cup is being broadcast on the radio. There is one other man sitting at the bar, but everyone el...
Date: 1958 Ref: A-386-179 Description: Shows a group of office workers listening to a radio broadcast of the Melbourne Cup. They have organised an office sweepstake, and the Managing Director has ...
Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :'We need some jocularity in the workplace. Tell me about the rank outsider you have drawn.' 6 November 2012
Date: 2012 By: Waikato times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0023324 Description: The organizer of an office sweepstakes for the Melbourne Cup tells his colleague who has drawn the name of a rank outsider to share his pick to create humour...
Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :'That's the great thing about racing...ya don't see too many jockeys on steroids!' 10 November 2012
Date: 2012 By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.) Ref: DCDL-0023379 Description: Shows a tiny jockey riding an enormous, muscley horse. Refers to the Melbourne Cup and recent controversies over doping in sports. Quantity: 1 digital cart...
Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :'Don't look now but I told Michelle it was too cold for bodypaint!' 13 October 2012
Date: 2012 By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.) Ref: DCDL-0023433 Description: Shows horses wearing hats and high heels, sipping wine, and critising another horse's use of body paint. Refers to clothing -- or lack there of -- worn at th...
Date: 1965 From: Henderson, George Duncan, 1911?-1985:[Collection of cartoons by George Henderson (Hen). 1961-1984] By: Taranaki daily news (Newspaper) Ref: A-445-049 Description: A farmer and his family are sitting on the roof of their house, the house surrounded by floodwaters. In the background sheep and cattle are seeking shelter o...