Collection: Gordon Brewster Cartoon Collection >> A narrow margin Gordon Brewster. [graphic] /
A narrow margin
|Main Creator:||Brewster, Gordon, artist.|
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Sat 21st Nov 1925.
Title inscribed in pencil l.c..
Title crossed out in pencil l.c..: "Over the line". Satirical cartoon (concerning the Civil Service Regulation (Amendment) Bill, which was passed by in the Dáil with a government majority of five votes) in 1925. Features William T. Cosgrave wearing a rugby jersey [with an arrow to him in the illustration that says Government] being tackled by another togged out rugby player [labelled "Opposition"] but he makes it over the line with the rugby ball (which has the words "Civil Service Bill" written on it) .
Physical description: 1 drawing : ink ; 18 x 23.6 cm.
Citations/References: Published in: Saturday Herald, 21st November 1925.
Forms part of: The Gordon Brewster Collection.
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|PD 2199 TX 9||
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.