What Would Folks Say!

Item Info

Item No: pixc01014
Title: What Would Folks Say!
Additional Title: What Would Folks Say!
Media Type: Cartoons (Commentary)
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Dame Democracy balks at wearing a(n exposing) swimsuit, symbolizing the "wets" or anti-prohibitionists.

John J. Raskob, chair of the Democratic National Committee, supported and wanted Democrats to back move for giving the public a chance to vote on the question of prohibition. (Oct 27, 1930)


"Democrat Chairman Wants Nation-Wide Liquor Referendum." The Cornell Daily Sun 28 October 1930: vol 1, no. 82.

"Raskob Asks Party Stand For Dry Law Referendum." Schenectady Gazette [Schenectady, NY] 25 November 1931: vol. 38, no. 48.,2800775.

Creator Name: Sykes, Charles Henry, 1882-1942 - Artist