Waste publicity images

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Suggested images for our Waste flyer

Marsha's suggestion:
'Neptune enthroned on a toilet which empties on the source of the Southwark water works' George Cruikshank, 1832. Caricature of John Edwards owner of the water works portrayed as Neptune, crowned with a chamber pot, sitting on a water intake in the center of polluted River Thames. Protestors are crying out, "Give us clean water" and "We shall all have the cholera".

Neil's suggestion: 'Midas, transmuting all, into paper' James Gillray, 1797. Prime Minister Pitt ingesting gold and shitting paper money

Marsha's suggestion 2: 'Monster Soup, commonly called Thames Water' William Heath, 1828.

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