Creator

Stuart McDonald

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Publisher

Grand Forks Herald

Creation Date

5-1-1966

Description

Cartoon depicts "Freeman" running from "Farmer's Union," a rolling pin, which is being thrown at him. Criticism increased regarding President Lyndon B. Johnson's administrative farm price policy. The National Farmers Union issued a statement changing the administration with further discrimination against America's already underpaid family farmers in an effort to lower consumer food prices.

Subject

Cartoons (Commentary); Political cartoons

Places Depicted

United States

People Depicted

Freeman, Orville L.; Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973

Rights

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

Keywords

Farmers Union, Agriculture, Farm Policy, Lyndon B. Johson, United States, Orville L. Freeman, Secretary of Agriculture, American Farm Bureau Association, Farm law, Agriculture--Economic aspects, Farmers, Cooking utensils, Discrimination, Running, Food prices

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