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Date20 October 1969
Extent1 cartoon
Creator NameGibbard; Leslie David (1945-2010); cartoonist
DescriptionA cartoon showing a grinning Lady Justice with her sword lifted high in the air. On each scale rests a cage, one of which is weighed down by a person with three small children. Although the other cage remains empty and unlocked, this one has been padlocked to ensure the family no way of escaping.

[News for 18-20 October (both The Times): Great train robber, Ronald Biggs: police search in Australia. Search continues for Ronald Biggs; farmers asked to keep watch] (Source: The University of Kent, British Cartoon Archive)

A rough sketch of this cartoon, mainly of the appearance of the Edward Heath dog, has been made on the back of this paper. A hole has been cut in the corner of the cartoon so that the position of Gibbard's signature may be changed.
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