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Puck Thanksgiving 1907

Author:
Glackens, L. M. (Louis M.), 1866-1933
Date:
1907-11-13
Description:
Theodore Roosevelt wields an ax and is about to chop the head off a turkey labeled "Flim-Flam Finance" on the chopping block. The turkey's feathers are labeled "Worthless Collateral, Wild Cat Bank, Fake Bonds, Worthless Securities, [and] Fake Stocks." A diminutive man labeled "Small Investor" is standing in front of the chopping block, also holding an axe. Caption: For what he is about to receive, let us be truly thankful.
Subject:
Business enterprises--Finance, Thanksgiving Day, Turkeys, Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
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=o285920
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