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An awful blow

Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956
A weather vane with an elephant labeled "G.O.P." is being blown in all directions by clouds labeled "New Nationalism, Radicalism, Insurgency, Conservatism, [and] Standpatism" showing the face of a proponent of each political system, among them President Taft. Caption: The Demoralized Weather-Vane -- Will somebody please tell me where I'm supposed to point!
Clouds, Conservatism, Nationalism, Political parties--Platforms, Progressivism (United States politics), Republican elephant (Symbolic character), Weather vanes, Winds, Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ), Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930
Theodore Roosevelt Center
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