Odd Wisconsin Archive
Democrats Hustle for Wisconsin Votes
Dateline: Milwaukee, Oct. 25, 1892. Today it's done with cellphones and databases, but a century ago oiling the party machine required lots of pencils and paper. This internal party form was distributed to activists so they could record the names of the loyal and faithful and (follow the asterisk) reward them appropriately if needed. It's from Wisconsin Local History and Biography Articles.
:: Posted in Curiosities on February 12, 2004