The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

"--And here's your mount"

A man ("the convention") hands a donkey tail ("the Democratic donkey") to "Davis" (John W. Davis), who is holding a saddle ("the nomination"). Also visible is a devastated building ("democratic paddock") with smoke ("heated party dissension"). In the background a group of people watch a person ride an elephant (representative of the Republican Party).



18.4 x 16.3 cm

Tribune Company

black and white

  • English

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

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