An unexpected challenge
Illustration shows the newly elected Democratic governor of Massachusetts, William L. Douglas, as a gladiator holding a sword labeled "Popular Approval" and a shield showing the Seal of the State of Massachusetts, in an arena facing a monster with the head of a bull and fashioned out of industrial parts labeled "Leather Trust, Flour Trust, Beet Trust, Steel Trust, Cotton Trust, Tobacco Trust, Oil Trust, Woolen Goods, Iron, Copper, Steel, Glass, [and] Monoply", and on its tail "High Protective Tariff"; on the ground between its front legs is a woman labeled "Fair Trade". Standing in the audience are Republicans O.H. Platt, Henry C. Lodge, Nelson W. Aldrich, Nathan B. Scott, John C. Spooner, and Redfield Proctor.
An unexpected challenge.
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U.S. President - 1st Term (September 1901-February 1905)
J. Ottmann Lith. Co.
Puck, v. 56, no. 1450
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