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The Republican Ponce de Leon and his followers

Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956
A group of conquistadors labeled "Hoar, Sherman, Depew, Harrison, Reed, McKinley [as Ponce de León], Wanamaker, W. Reid, Boutelle, [and] Foraker" gather around a pool of water labeled "High Protection Doctrine," drinking the water. Frogs in the lower right corner are labeled "Monopolist." Caption: They think it is the fountain of political youth and strength; but it is only a stagnant pool that is almost dried up.
Tariff, Youth, Wetlands, Monopolies, Frogs, Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ), Hoar, George Frisbie, 1826-1904, Sherman, John, 1823-1900, Depew, Chauncey M. (Chauncey Mitchell), 1834-1928, Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901, Reed, Thomas B. (Thomas Brackett), 1839-1902, McKinley, William, 1843-1901, Wanamaker, John, 1838-1922, Reid, Whitelaw, 1837-1912, Boutelle, Charles A. (Charles Addison), 1839-1901, Foraker, Joseph Benson, 1846-1917, Ponce de Leon, Juan, 1460?-1521
Theodore Roosevelt Center
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