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Gridiron Club Winter Dinner Menu

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Menu from the winter dinner of the Gridiron Club, with a "Where Do We Go from Here?" cartoon by Clifford K. Berryman of President Truman as each rider on a merry-go-round, reaching for a ring labeled, "Second Term," while the carousel animals (all donkeys) read, "Price Control," "Police State," "Lower Taxes," "No Tax Cut," "Regimentation," and "Free Enterprise". Inscribed, "To Ray Henle with every good Gridiron wish in the world - T.J. M. Talburt 12/13/47". Smiling monks holding gridirons flank the cartoon.
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Menu from the winter dinner of the Gridiron Club, with a "Where Do We Go from Here?" cartoon by Clifford K. Berryman of President Truman as each rider on a merry-go-round, reaching for a ring labeled, "Second Term," while the carousel animals (all donkeys) read, "Price Control," "Police State," "Lower Taxes," "No Tax Cut," "Regimentation," and "Free Enterprise". Inscribed, "To Ray Henle with every good Gridiron wish in the world - T.J. M. Talburt 12/13/47". Smiling monks holding gridirons flank the cartoon.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:107164
Creation Date:December 13 1947
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:20.375 x 7.875 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
Caricatures and cartoons
Clubs
Clothing and dress
Eyeglasses
Neckties
Suits (Clothing)
Food service
Ephemera
Journalism
Dinners and dining
Souvenirs (Keepsakes)
Men
Democratic Party (U.S.)
Political campaigns
Presidents
Amusement rides
Hotels
Restaurants
Signs and symbols

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