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    • 'Cure' Could Prove Fatal

    • Robert P. McCarney; Taxes; North Dakota; Referendum; Constitutional Amendment; Personal Property Tax
    • Cartoon depicts a diminutive Robert "McCarney" preparing to remove the nose, "Household Personal Prop.," of a man, "The Whole Tax." Robert P. McCarney, Bismarck businessman and candidate for governor, is asking for signatures on his petition for a...
    • 'Over There, My Eye!'

    • John F. Kennedy; Uncle Sam; Cuba; Berlin
    • Cartoon depicts John F. Kennedy trying to get Uncle Sam to notice the clouds with the words "Berlin Again, And Again, And Again, And Again." Instead Uncle Sam is worried about Cuba, which is in flames. Following news that the Soviet Union was...
    • 'Rally 'Round The Flag, Boys'

    • Robert McCarney; Tax Bill Petition; North Dakota Legislature; Referendum; Governor William L. Guy
    • Cartoon depicts Robert "McCarney" in one hand holding a flag, "Fresh Roasted Peanuts," and in the other holding "Tax Bill Petitions." A man, "Legislature," who has a black eye and several bandages, says "Oh, No!" Robert McCarney circulates a tax...
    • 'Tis the Season to be Generous

    • Charity; Santa Claus Girls Christmas Fund; Grand Forks, ND; Children; Poverty
    • Cartoon depicts a man, labeled as "You & Me," carrying an armful of presents. The man fails to see a child, "The Poor," as he checks his Christmas shopping list asking himself, "Let's see, am I forgetting anyone?" As the Christmas season...
    • "My, How You've Changed"

    • Uncle Sam; World Opinion
    • Cartoon depicts a woman, labeled as "World Opinion" looking at Uncle Sam labeled as "The Easier Way." In the background rests a picture of a fighting Uncle Sam from 1776. As world problems mount, world opinion believes that the United States no...
    • A Convenient Fiscal Policy

    • Federal Spending; Federal Budget; United States; Lyndon B. Johnson; Congress; Pay Increases; Civil Service Employees; Military Personnel
    • Cartoon depicts a rich man holding a bag, "Federal Funds" behind his back as he remarks, "We Favor Cutbacks in Government Spending!! (Someplace Else)." President Lyndon B. Johnson asked Congress to give pay increases costing $853 million a year to...
    • A Day Remembered

    • Uncle Sam; John F. Kennedy; John F. Kennedy Assassination; United States
    • Cartoon depicts a crying Uncle Sam with the words "Nov. 22 President Kennedy Assassinated." The United States remembers the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
    • A First Hand Introduction

    • Uncle Sam; American Legion Auxiliary; Flickertail Girls State; Government; University of North Dakota; North Dakota
    • Cartoon depicts an excited "Girls State" shaking hands with Uncle Sam "U.S. Gov't" as "Legion Auxiliary" looks on. 513 girls attend the 1964 Flickertail Girls State at the University of North Dakota, sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary. ...
    • A Giant Step Forward

    • Grand Forks; High School; School Bond; Education; Grand Forks School System
    • Cartoon depicts the "Grand Forks School System" taking a giant step while holding a paper, "School Bond Approval." Electors of the Grand Forks Public School District No. 1 voted to build a second high school. The proposed site will be on a...
    • A Hornet's Nest

    • Dacotah Hotel; Grand Forks, ND, Alan Webster; Trees; Mayor Nelson A. Youngs
    • Cartoon depicts Alan Webster chopping down a tree as hornets, "Public Opinion," swarm around him. Following a year long battle to save two trees, which stood on the south side of the Dacotah Hotel for more than sixty years, the trees were cut down...
    • A Legislative Assist

    • Civil Rights Legislation; John F. Kennedy; Freedom Marchers; Civil Rights March on Washington
    • Cartoon depicts John F. Kennedy carrying a box "Civil Rights Legislation" as a "Freedom Marcher" says "Wait! I'll get the door!" President John F. Kennedy will receive the leaders of the Civil Rights March on Washington, August 28, 1963.
    • A Medal From A Grateful Community

    • Flood; Red River; Red River Valley; North Dakota; Minnesota; East Grand Forks; Grand Forks; teenagers; sandbagging
    • Cartoon depicts a teenager, "Those Wonderful Teenagers," wearing a button, "Hero," as he fills sandbags. With flood waters rising, local teenagers step up and help fill sandbags in an effort to protect local homes and businesses. To honor all the...
    • A Monument Paid For In Tears

    • Automobile Accident; Vehicle Deaths; Minnesota; North Dakota
    • Cartoon depicts people huddled near a monument of a crashed automobile. The monument reads: "To the careless drivers who will be killed this year. Dedicated in sorrow, by their families." The state of Minnesota and North Dakota both exceed...
    • A Proud Nation Salutes You

    • NASA; John H. Glenn Jr.; Space Exploration; Astronaut
    • Cartoon depicts astronaut John H. Glenn Jr. in space. On February 20, 1962, after months of delays, astronaut John Glenn flew around the earth three times in four hours, fifty minutes before landing safely in the Atlantic Ocean.


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