Creator

Stuart McDonald

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Publisher

Grand Forks Herald

Creation Date

8-12-1962

Description

Cartoon depicts the Republican elephant and the Democratic donkey sharpening their swords, "Issues." With only three months until the November elections both sides begin to campaign. Thirty-nine Senate seats are open and all the seats in the House of Representatives. Voters will decide on four key issues: health assistance for the aged, the farm bill, the proposal for a Department of Urban Affairs, and a general education bill.

Alternative title: Getting Ready for November

Subject

Cartoons (Commentary); Political cartoons

Places Depicted

United States

Organizations Depicted

Washington (State). Legislature. House of Representatives; Democratic Party (U.S.); Republican Party (U.S. : 1854-)

Rights

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

Keywords

Republicans, Democrats, Senate, House of Representatives, Election, Healthcare, Farm Bill, Department of Urban Affairs, Education Bill, Political candidates, Agricultural laws and legislation, Swords, Elections, Elephants, Medical care, Donkeys

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