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The bread-line brothers, or, listen, boss, I seen better days

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Title

The bread-line brothers, or, listen, boss, I seen better days

Subject

League of Nations.
Prohibition.
Democratic Party (U.S.)
Sam, Uncle.
United States -- Politics and government -- Caricatures and cartoons.

Description

Characters depicted as the League of Nations (saying, “I got beaten up on election day”), Booze (saying, “Have a heart, Sam”), the Democratic party (saying, “I been in a fight and got licked”), Japanese Colonizers (saying, “I lika get close to your honorable fire”), and Europe (asking, “Can’t you board me and clothe me for a few years, Sam?”) are lined up to get hand-outs from Uncle Sam, who is manning a “Lodging House for Hopeless Bums.”

Creator

Opper, Frederick Burr, 1857-1937.

Publisher

New York Journal

Date

1919-12

Format

image / jpg

Type

Image

Identifier

M49-00054

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Pen and ink drawing on paper.

Physical Dimensions

10 x 12 cm.

Files

M49-00054.jpg

Collection

Citation

Opper, Frederick Burr, 1857-1937., “The bread-line brothers, or, listen, boss, I seen better days,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed August 5, 2020, https://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/1261.