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good old days in Kumara
E. F. Hiscocks, from King Dick Abroad, Wellington, 1902
Reference no: A-130-004
John Seddon reliving his earlier years at Kumara in the South Island.
He began his political career as the West Coast town's first mayor
Hiscocks' cartoon booklet was a popular success in 1902, as
were others dealing with Joseph Ward and the prohibition controversy.
He cartooned for Christchurch's Weekly Press between 1902-1914 and
the Chronicles of the NZEF during the war. He was appointed cartoonist
of the London Daily News in 1925.
New Zealand Cartoon Archive 2008-09-08