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The fake operator and his dupe

Author:
Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956
Date:
1893-10-11
Description:
Whitelaw Reid, editor of the New York Tribune newspaper, types headlines that appear on ticker tape that is being read by a stalwart Republican. The headlines include: "The Country on the Brink of Hopeless Disaster, Dem. Congress Behaving like Wild Horses, The Business Situation Growing Worse - All Owing to the Dem, Democratic Juggling with the Finances of the Country, Division in the Democratic Ranks, Democratic Pandering of the Goldbugs of Wall Street, [and] Dem. Panic." Caption: Nothing is too improbable for the fanatic Republican to swallow, if he gets it from the Tribune .
Subject:
Newspaper editors, Newspapers--Headlines, Propaganda, Deception, Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ), Reid, Whitelaw, 1837-1912
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=o289280
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