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Comic strip 'O Canagues':

"When I arrived in Canada I bought a car.
The biggest and the best there was in the neighborhood!
On weekends, if i wanted, I could take the entire family on picnics ...
It's too bad I have to work weekends to pay the…

In this cartoon, an image of U.S. President Jimmy Carter on TV says: "...the U.S. will achieve self-sufficiency." Meanwhile, 'o Canagues´ is urinating into the gas tank of an American car, license plate 1979, and saying: "Hey! This even feels…

In this cartoon, five men, each representing different Portuguese political parties (PC, MDP, CDS, PPD, PS), parade a confounded 'emigrant king' on a float, who carries a burning candle representing his vote. Meanwhile, one of the party…

Cartoon 'O Canaguês' scracthes his head while pondering his vote beside a ballot box. Surrounding him are Prime-Minister Joe Clark and the Premier of Ontario Bill Davis, holding signs that say "Multicultural Grants" and "Wintario Grants"; Ed…

Adelino Peixe sitting at a Comunidade round table discussion on the education of Portuguese children in elementary schools.

Domingos Marques, Valter Lopes, and João Medeiros sitting at a Comunidade round table discussion on the education of Portuguese children in elementary schools.

Mr. João Tavares Padeiro making wine in his basement, on Strachan Ave., Toronto. Picture published in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol.2, October 5, 1978

Mr. João Tavares Padeiro making wine in his basement, on Strachan Ave., Toronto. Unpublished photo taken for an article in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol.2, October 5, 1978

Mr. João Tavares Padeiro making wine in his basement, on Strachan Ave., Toronto. Unpublished photo taken for an article in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol.2, October 5, 1978

Mr. João Tavares Padeiro making wine in his basement, on Strachan Ave., Toronto. Unpublished photo taken for an article in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol.2, October 5, 1978

Mr. João Tavares Padeiro making wine in his basement, on Strachan Ave., Toronto. Unpublished photo taken for an article in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol.2, October 5, 1978

Mr. João Tavares Padeiro making wine in his basement, on Strachan Ave., Toronto. Unpublished photo taken for an article in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol.2, October 5, 1978

Mr. João Tavares Padeiro making wine in his basement with help from another man. Strachan Ave., Toronto.