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Nothing but wind!

Author:
Opper, Frederick Burr, 1857-1937
Date:
1884-04-16
Description:
A woman, on the left, labeled "Republican Party," wears a hat labeled "War Record" and uses a bellows to pump "Reform, Purity and Honesty!!" into the ear of a man labeled "Independent Voter." Another woman, on the right, labeled "Democratic Party," wears a hat labeled "Jeffersonian Principles" and uses a bellows to pump "Honesty, Purity, and Reform!!" into the other ear of the man labeled "Independent Voter."
Subject:
Presidents--Elections, Political parties--Platforms, Fireplaces--Equipment and supplies, Women's clothing, Democratic Party (U.S.), Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
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=o287919
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