Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 :"Suppose they thought they'd better get another powerful nation on their side now they've lost Red China". 2 August 1963.

Cartoon shows two guards in the entrance lobby at Parliament Buildings Wellington, watching Prime Minister Keith Holyoake shaking hands with a delegation of three Russians at the revolving entrance doorway. There is irony in the notion that the USSR would consider New Zealand a "powerful nation" on a par with China. Other Titles - A four year most-favoured-nation treaty has been signed with Russia Soviet-Chinese relations became hostile in the 1960s, with each side accusing the other of abandoning socialist and communist principles. Quantity: 1 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Ink and letratone 205 x 255 mm, on sheet 255 x 284 mm.
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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, undated, 1959-1963]
1 original cartoon(s), Works of art, Ink drawings, Cartoons (Commentary), Caricatures, Ink and letratone 205 x 255 mm, on sheet 255 x 284 mm., Orientation: Horizontal image
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