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Menu, mounted on board, for a dinner of the Gridiron Club. Features a background menu image (by Clifford Berryman?) of a victorious elephant in boxing shorts and gloves, standing with his boxing gloves together over his head, with a facing image of a dazed donkey with stars over his head, resting sadly on the ropes of the boxing ring. Inscribed, "To Ray Henle Who helped greatly with this Dinner Raymond P. Brandt."
DESCRIPTION
Menu, mounted on board, for a dinner of the Gridiron Club. Features a background menu image (by Clifford Berryman?) of a victorious elephant in boxing shorts and gloves, standing with his boxing gloves together over his head, with a facing image of a dazed donkey with stars over his head, resting sadly on the ropes of the boxing ring. Inscribed, "To Ray Henle Who helped greatly with this Dinner Raymond P. Brandt."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:107089
Creation Date:December 14 1946
Creator Name:Unknown
City:Washington
County:
State:District of Columbia
Collection Name:Gridiron Club souvenir menus, 1945-1950
Genre:Print
Original Format Type:manuscript
Original Format Number:PH 4730 (5)
Original Dimensions:12.5 x 11 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
The Gridiron Club is an invitation-only organization of members of the press who cover Washington politics. Father and son political cartoonists Clifford K. Berryman and James Thomas (Jim) Berryman were both members. See other Gridiron Club images by searching in Wisconsin Historical Images.
SUBJECTS
Dinners and dining
Souvenirs (Keepsakes)
Democratic Party (U.S.)
Political campaigns
Politicians
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
Boxing
Hotels
Restaurants
Signs and symbols
Donkeys
Elephants
Caricatures and cartoons
Clubs
Food service
Ephemera
Journalism

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