Creator

Stuart McDonald

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Publisher

Grand Forks Herald

Creation Date

11-14-1965

Description

Cartoon depicts Uncle Sam holding a candle while a man looks in the fuse box, "New York etc." A blackout hit north-eastern United States and Canada from the evening of November 9 until the morning of November 10, raising many questions about its source and preventive measures.

Subject

Cartoons (Commentary); Political cartoons

Places Depicted

Canada; United States; New York (State)--New York

Rights

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

Keywords

Uncle Sam, Blackout, North-Eastern United States, Canada, Fuse Box, Electric power distribution--Reliability, Public utilities, Uncle Sam (Symbolic character), Electric power failure, Electric circuit analysis, Candles, Electric fuses

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