Collection: Shemus Cartoon Collection >> [A premature release] Shemus. [graphic] /
[A premature release]
|Main Creator:||Forbes, Ernest, 1879-1962|
Depicts two men observing a dark cloud that has the words "poison gas" written across it. The gas is being emitted from large hoses.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
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[9th August 1923].
Shemus was a pseudonym used by Ernest Forbes.
Caption reads: The philosopher: "My Heavens! This is not the sort of gas for an election, man. The wind is altogether in the wrong quarter."
Unpublished title is handwritten above image and reads: The weather forecast.
Unpublished caption is handwritten above image and reads: The Philosopher: "God save Ireland! This is not the sort of gas for an election man!!!" Working Partner: "It would have been if only the wind had been in the right quarter!"
Published in: The Freeman's Journal, 9th August 1923.
Published in: Weekly Freeman, 18th August 1923.
Physical description: 1 drawing : ink and crayon ; image 26 x 29 cm., on sheet 29 x 32 cm.
|Contained in:||Shemus Cartoon Collection|
Forms part of: The Shemus Cartoon Collection.
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|PD 4309 TX 208||
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