Creator

Stuart McDonald

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Publisher

Grand Forks Herald

Creation Date

9-23-1962

Description

Cartoon depicts "Teddy" Kennedy, holding boxing gloves which read "Money" and "Influence," telling a reporter that "It was a combination of rights and lefts that got him." His opponent, "McC," is carried out of the ring. In the Massachusetts Democratic primary for the United States Senate, the youngest brother of President John F. Kennedy, Edward M. (Ted) Kennedy defeated his opponent Edward J. (Ed) McCormick, Jr.

Alternative title: The Old One-Two Punch

Subject

Cartoons (Commentary); Political cartoons

Places Depicted

United States; Massachusetts

Organizations Depicted

Democratic Party (U.S.)

People Depicted

Kennedy, Edward Moore, 1932-; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) 1917-1963

Rights

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

Keywords

John F. Kennedy, Edward M. (Ted) Kennedy, Democratic Nomination, United States Senate, Massachusetts, Edward J. (Ed) McCormick, Jr., Primary Election, Political science, Primaries, Political candidates, Gloves, Boxers (Sports), Political parties, Presidents

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