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Old Gang and the Saint's Mask
Old Gang and the Saint's Mask
TitleOld Gang and the Saint's Mask
Date of Original1916-06-15
CreatorBaer, John Miller, 1886-1970
Creator RoleArtist
DescriptionMan with horns, labeled 'Old Gang Politician" holding a mask labeled 'Good Government League' with a shinning halo attached to top.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectPolitics & Government
Subject (LCTGM)Politicians
Masks
Devil
Subject (LCSH)Nimbus (Art)
LocationNorth Dakota
United States
Decade1910-1919
Item NumberHD1485.N4 N66
Format of OriginalDrawings
Dimensions of Original26 x 34 cm.
Publisher of OriginalNational Nonpartisan League
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"Recently the people of North Dakota have been told that there is a new 'organization' known as the 'Good Government League' in the field to fight the Nonpartisan League. There's not a word of truth in it. The Old Gang has made itself a brand-new mask. That's all. THERE HAVE BEEN NO PUBLIC MEETINGS. THERE WAS NO PUBLIC ANNOUNCENMENT OF ANY MEETING. The whole 'organization' is a fraud, conceived in secrecy and operating in secrecy. Therre have been a few secret back-room meetings of professional politicians. There is only one REAL GOOD GOVERNMENT LEAGUE IN NORTH DAKOTA. Its name is THE FARMERS' NONPARTISAN POLITICAL LEAGUE. It works in broad daylight. Its membership consists of FORTY THOUSAND of the best citizens of the state and as many more are its sympathizers, friends and supporters. It has indorsed candidates for state and legislative offices who are anxious to give the state of North Dakota GOOD GOVERNMENT, better government than it has ever had in the past. They are not controlled by CORRUPT INTERESTS. They are THEIR OWN MASTERS. A vote for them will be a vote for GOOD GOVERNMENT." - Text below image.
NotesCaption title.
Illus. in: Nonpartisan Leader, June 15, 1916, p. 11.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionNonpartisan Leader periodical collection HD1485.N4 N66
Collection Finding Aidhttp://hdl.handle.net/10365/6983
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (HD1485.N4 N66)
Rights ManagementIn public domain.
Languageeng;
Digital IDNPL00064
Original SourceNonpartisan Leader, June 15, 1916
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