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Political cartoon drawn by Ryan Walker for the socialist newspaper, Appeal to Reason, which was published in Girard, Kansas. The cartoon depicts a concerned worker watching Republican presidential candidate William Taft and Progressive presidential candidate Theodore Roosevelt brawl and curse. Socialist candidate Eugene Debs and his running mate Emil Seidel received 6% of the popular vote in the 1912 election.

Creator: Walker, Ryan, 1870-1932
Date: June 1, 1912

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Item Number: 305994
Call Number: Microfilm G212
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 305994

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