It should come as no surprise that burlesque houses were always looking for dodges to placate the censors. This cartoon from an Australian men’s magazine has a little fun with that process:

burlesque pushing the censorship envelope

The caption reads:

“No, but suppose she represents the victory of the United Nations over the forces of evil and oppression… Then we could get away with it!”

From the October 1948 issue of Man Junior, viewable in its entirety at the Internet Archive:

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