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Unto them that hath

Author:
Pughe, J. S. (John S.), 1870-1909
Date:
1906-12-19
Description:
The "G.O.P." elephant holds a tambourine labeled "Stand Patism" and hands out free baskets labeled "Tariff Graft" containing a turkey, duck, or chicken to ragged figures labeled "Coal Trust, Steel Trust, [and] Wool Trust." A long line of trust figures await their turn. Joseph Cannon, Nelson W. Aldrich, Joseph B. Foraker, and Leslie M. Shaw appear in women's clothing as the "Republican Salvation Army" singers, singing "There are no flies on Dingley." A man labeled "Protected Monopoly" stands in the foreground, at the edge of the platform. Caption: Distribution of Christmas goodies by the Republican Salvation Army.
Subject:
Christmas, Corruption, Food relief, Monopolies, Singing, Tariff, Trusts, Industrial, Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ), Aldrich, Nelson W. (Nelson Wilmarth), 1841-1915, Cannon, Joseph Gurney, 1836-1926, Foraker, Joseph Benson, 1846-1917, Shaw, Leslie M. (Leslie Mortier), 1848-1932
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o284168
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