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Gridiron explained #23 - Sacking the quarterback - Football used as referendum question, with Howard and Beazley, 1999 [picture] / Pryor
Bib ID 4365383
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Pryor, Geoff, 1944-
 
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Description 1999 
1 drawing : pen, ink, and wash on bainbridge board ; 22.2 x 34.5 cm., on sheet 25.5 x 38.1 cm. 
Series

Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Summary

Against the backdrop of an exhibition game of gridiron played in Sydney on the weekend between the San Diego Chargers and the Denver Broncos before a bemused Australian audience, Prime Minister John Howard finds himself embroiled in a dispute within his own party as well as others, over the wording of the question to be put in the referendum for an Australian republic.Not for the first time, sport provides a suitable metaphor.--Information provided by Geoff Pryor.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer from information provided on image.

Part of the Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Published in the Canberra Times on 10th August 1999.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-157101780

Subjects Beazley, Kim C. (Kim Christian), 1948- -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Howard, John, 1939- -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Referendum -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.
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