Creator

Stuart McDonald

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Publisher

Grand Forks Herald

Creation Date

5-23-1965

Description

Cartoon depicts President Lyndon B. Johnson giving with his right hand "Excise Tax Cuts," while his left hand steals money from a man's wallet, in the form of "Social Security Increases." President Lyndon B. Johnson submitted to Congress his request to cut excise taxes by nearly $4 billion while at the same time supporting increases in social security benefits.

Subject

Cartoons (Commentary); Political cartoons

Places Depicted

United States

People Depicted

Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973

Rights

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

Keywords

Excise Tax, Social Security, Lyndon B. Johnson, Hands, Taxation, Social security, Stealing, Excise tax, Pickpockets, Money

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