Creator

Stuart McDonald

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Publisher

Grand Forks Herald

Creation Date

3-18-1962

Description

Cartoon depicts Uncle Sam fuming as "Canada" rings a cash register with $426,000,000 to the Reds." "Canada" remarks to Uncle Sam that "One Man's Sanctions Are Another Man's Gravy." John F. Kennedy asked Congress for an additional $5 billion in foreign aid to combat threats of communism in other countries. Congress denied his request.

Alternative title: A Sad State of Affairs

Subject

Cartoons (Commentary); Political cartoons

Places Depicted

Canada; United States

People Depicted

Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) 1917-1963

Rights

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

Keywords

Uncle Sam, Canada, United States, Communism, Sanctions, Foreign Aid, John F. Kennedy, Uncle Sam (Symbolic character), Communism, Economic sanctions, International economic relations, Finance, Economic assistance, Cash registers

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