Grand Forks Herald
Cartoon depicts Nikita Khrushchev holding a butcher knife, labeled "Ready for Berlin," as his bloody hand drips into a puddle, labeled "The Butcher of Budapest." As debates and discussions continued over the Berlin crisis, President John F. Kennedy made clear that he would not negotiate on Premier Nikita Khrushchev's terms, and Khrushchev gave no indication that he would change his terms.
Alternative title: Happy to Negotiate
Cartoons (commentary); Political cartoons
Hungary--Budapest; Soviet Union; Germany--Berlin; United States
Krushchev, Nikita Sergeevich, 1894-1971; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) 1917-1963; Andropov, IUrii (IUrii Vladimirovich), 1914-
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota
Budapest, Hungary, Nikita Khrushchev, Berlin, Germany, Negotiation, Political persecution, Knives, Blood, Butchers--Equipment and supplies, Berlin Wall (Germany : 1961-1989), World politics