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Date made: 1940

Artist: Miller, Harold 'Dusty'

Description: Satirical cartoon drawn for Isle of Man Times newspaper. Shows man (identitied as the Isle of Man Times) climbing greasy pole to reach gasmask. Implies officialdom has hindered supply of gasmasks.

This cartoon appeared on 12 October 1940. Previous newspapers had implied that the Manx government had held that the people of the Isle of Man were not interested in gas masks, but in fact 36,000 people had registered for them.

Materials: ink, paper

Object name: cartoon

Collection: Art Collection

ID number: 2005-0069/87


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