This 1895 cartoon points out the hypocrisy of a proposed government social reform to ban the Chinese game of fan-tan while turning a blind eye to European gambling activities.
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Reference: New Zealand Observer and Free Lance, 13 July 1895, p. 17 (N-P-1729-17)
Cartoon by William Blomfield
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