Creator

Stuart McDonald

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Publisher

Grand Forks Herald

Creation Date

6-10-1962

Description

Cartoon depicts a farmer up to his waist in water, holding an umbrella, beside the farmer is a newspaper clipping with the headline "May Rain Total Here 2nd High." Rain fell on all but seven days of May 1962 resulting in above average rainfall. Farmers find it difficult to do spring field work.

Alternative title: Looks Like the Drought is Over

Subject

Cartoons (Commentary); Political cartoons

Places Depicted

North America--Red River Valley (Minnesota and North Dakota and Manitoba)

Rights

Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota

Keywords

Weather, Farmer, Rain, Agriculture, Red River Valley, Floods, Rain and rainfall, Droughts, Weather, Farmers, Umbrellas, Agriculture

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