One people, one destiny – one man, one vote
In 1891, in a bid to attract subscribers, CE Forbes produced a mock-up of Melbourne Cartoon
, an illustrated satirical magazine in the style of the successful Melbourne Punch
. As this imprint page from Melbourne Cartoon
indicates, Forbes promoted federal causes such as free trade, equal representation and enfranchisement.
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