Scales, Sydney Ernest, 1916-2003 :'Hire purchase no longer evil'. "...and you get three years to pay!" [9 August, 1957]

Scales, Sydney Ernest, 1916-2003 :'Hire purchase no longer evil'. "...and you get three years to pay!" [9 August, 1957]
Date
1957
By
Scales, Sydney Ernest, 1916-2003
Ref
E-549-q-09-036
Description
A furniture salesman describes to a young couple the attributes of a cabinet with the heads of Cabinet Ministers as handles on the drawers. A card on the top of the dresser says 'National Cabinet'. A newspaper clipping dated Aug. 6 is attached to the top right of the cartoon; its title reads 'Hire purchase no longer evil'. Refers to a statement by Minister of Industries and Commerce, E.H. Halstead, that hire purchase was on a good basis so people should buy using 'easy terms'. Refers to the economic policy of the National government that debt was not necessarily a bad thing. Quantity: 1 newspaper clipping. Physical Description: Newspaper clipping, 130 x 160 mm
Use/Reproduction
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Part of
[Various cartoonists including Sir Gordon Minhinnick 1902-1992] :[Newspaper clippings of cartoons from New Zealand newspapers. 15 December 1948 to 5 September 1972.] / [Various cartoonists] :[One folder of cartoon clippings from various New Zealand newspapers, 22 January - 29 November 1957.]
Format
1 newspaper clipping, Works of art, Clippings, Cartoons (Commentary), Newspaper clipping, 130 x 160 mm
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