This is the the Sydney Morning Herald’s editorial on the morning after the dismissal of the Whitlam government.
Unlike The Age in Melbourne, the Herald supported Kerr’s decision.
The editorial appeared on page one of the newspaper. An image and the full text is shown below.
Text of editorial in the Sydney Morning Herald, November 12, 1975.
Cutting the knot
It is for the people now to decide the issue which the two leaders have failed to settle – The Governor-General.