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"It's Time" Again!

As the new Federal Labor Government lead by new Prime Minister Gough Whitlam prepared to take office it was an opportune for all sides to take stock of the future. After the defeat a leadership challenge in the Federal Liberal party was inevitable. The question what tactics the Liberal Party challengers or even the current leader might use to handle it. After all, the Labor party's 'It's Time' campaign had been extremely successful!

Liberal members (L-R) Billy Snedden, John Gorton, and Philip Lynch are shown in the queue, with recently defeated incumbent Billy McMahon trying to obtain a t-shirt himself.