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The modern horn of plenty

Pughe, J. S. (John S.), 1870-1909
A large cornucopia labeled "Cold Storage Warehouse" stores a significant amount of farm produce, creating an artificial shortage, in an effort to drive up the price of food in the marketplace. A group of people stand outside the locked door labeled "Closed for Higher Prices," while, in the background, farm produce is being delivered from both sides for cold storage.
Cornucopias, Corruption, Food prices, Inflation (Finance), Locks (Hydraulic engineering), Scarcity, Storage facilities, Trusts, Industrial
Theodore Roosevelt Center
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