New Zealand Alliance for the Abolition of the Liquor Traffic :The money spent on drink ...; The N.Z. drink bill 1910. Issued by the New Zealand Alliance no. 2. Lankshear, printer, Lambton Quay, Wellington [Postcard. 1911]

New Zealand Alliance for the Abolition of the Liquor Traffic :The money spent on drink ...; The N.Z. drink bill 1910. Issued by the New Zealand Alliance no. 2. Lankshear, printer, Lambton Quay, Wellington [Postcard. 1911]
Date
1911
By
Lankshear Printing Company Ltd; New Zealand Alliance for the Abolition of the Liquor Traffic
Ref
Eph-A-ALCOHOL-Prohibition-1911-02
Description

Postcard issued in support of prohibition of alcohol sales in New Zealand. The yellow side shows a photograph of goods that could have been bought by an average family of five persons, if they had not spent money on alcohol (£18, 5 shillings and 6 pence). The green side shows two lists of items that could be bought for that amount. One list is in clothing and the other shows a list of food that could be bought. The reader is urged to "strike out the top line" on both papers.

Pencil annotation indicates that the card was published in preparation for the general election and referendum of 1911.

Quantity: 1 album(s) Album(s).

Physical Description: Offset print on both sides of postcard, 86 x 138 mm.

Additional description

Alternative form available: Scanned from original

Access restrictions
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Part of
[Ephemera of octavo size, issued in support of the campaign against the sale of liquor in New Zealand. 1800s - ]
Format
1 album(s) Album(s), Ephemera, Offset photomechanical prints, Offset print on both sides of postcard, 86 x 138 mm., Orientation: Vertical image
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Lankshear Printing Company Ltd. New Zealand Alliance for the Abolition of the Liquor Traffic :The money spent on drink ...; The N.Z. drink bill 1910. Issued by the New Zealand Alliance no. 2. Lankshear, printer, Lambton Quay, Wellington [Postcard. 1911]. [Ephemera of octavo size, issued in support of the campaign against the sale of liquor in New Zealand. 1800s - ]. Ref: Eph-A-ALCOHOL-Prohibition-1911-02. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/31984339

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