Creator

Stuart McDonald

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Publisher

Grand Forks Herald

Creation Date

4-22-1962

Description

Cartoon depicts "Free Enterprise" being squeezed in a vise between "Labor" and "Government." The steel industry in one week raised prices and then reversed them. Government and Labor officials felt the steel industry's action was inappropriate. John F. Kennedy asked Congress to look at wage price stability.

Subject

Cartoons (Commentary); Political cartoons

Places Depicted

United States

Organizations Depicted

United States. President (1961-1963 : Kennedy); United States. Congress

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

Free enterprise, Labor, Government, John F. Kennedy, Wage Price, Steel industry and trade, Executive power, Steel--Prices, Wages, Government policy, Iron and steel workers

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