I'm Tired Of Neck!

Item Info

Item No: PIXC00085
Title: I'm Tired Of Neck!
Additional Title: 11/28/1912
Creation Date: 11/28/1912
Publication Date: 11/28/1912
Media Type: Cartoons (Commentary)
Source: Print and Picture Collection

The cartoon shows three figures gathered around a Thanksgiving meal. Uncle Sam is carving a turkey representing "Prosperity" and serving it to figures labelled "Big Interests" and "Mr. Common People."  The cartoonist has "Mr. Common People" exclaim "I'm tired of neck!" to imply that the most significant benefits of early 20th century American prosperity had gone to big businesses and special interests.

Country: Country:United States

Creator Name: Richards, Frederick T. (1864-1921) - Artist