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“So — when you go to the voting booths on Saturday, don’t judge me by my record but by the wonderful promises I’ve made you — and I’ll be jake!”

Jack Quayle, Daily Mirror, 1 March 1956


This image forms part of a database of political cartoons assembled in support of the argument in Michael Hogan (2001) ‘Cartoonists and Political Cynicism’ The Drawing Board: An Australian Review of Public Affairs Volume 2, Number 1: July 2001, pp 27–50. It is reproduced here exclusively for purposes of criticism and review in connection with that article, the full text of which is accessible here.