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

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 Unpublished photo taken for an article in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol.2, October 5, 1978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 Unpublished photo taken for an article in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol.2, October 5, 1978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 Unpublished photo taken for an article in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol.2, October 5, 1978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 Unpublished photo taken for an article in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol.2, October 5, 1978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 Unpublished photo taken for an article in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol.2, October 5, 1978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, on Strachan Ave., Toronto. Picture published in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol.2, October 5, 1978

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

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

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…

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…

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…

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…

Comic strip 'O Canaguês':

"Hello! I am the wife of the Canaguês. He is meeting with his friends. When they get together they solve all the problems of the world.

The question of Angola's independence, the economy, the welfare abuse, and world…

Comic strip 'O Canagues':

"I would like you to give me a raise.
Impossible.
I would like prices not be raised.
Impossible.
I would like you not to raise my rent.
Impossible.
...may 1976 be a very prosperous year.
Impossible."

"Immigrant workforce.
I see the situation of the Portuguese immigrant perfectly clearly...
...and I like what I see!!"

Comic strip 'o Canagues':

"To make wine I always buy the best grapes from California.
After selected, they are squeezed and the must is properly fermented and barreled.
Afterwards, the bagasse is distilled through an alambic that my compadre…