Creator

Stuart McDonald

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Publisher

Grand Forks Herald

Creation Date

3-11-1962

Description

Cartoon depicts "Orville" holding a ball and chain labeled "Farm Program" and "Control" while the farmer looks on asking "For Me?" Secretary of Agriculture, Orville Freeman, appointed a National Potato Advisory Committee to study the potato situation and devise a three part program. North Dakota growers were skeptical of the proposals and their effect on the North Dakota potato industry, particularly control of production by handlers.

Subject

Cartoons (Commentary); Political cartoons

Places Depicted

North Dakota

People Depicted

Freeman, Orville L.

Rights

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

Keywords

Agriculture, Farm Program, Orville Freeman-Secretary of Agriculture, US Department of Agriculture, Potatoes, Potato industry, Potato growers, Agriculture and state, Leg irons

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