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Browsing items in: AAEC Editorial Cartoons

(1924 results)



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    • No thanks, I don't smoke

    • cartoon by Allen Johnson; A distinguished looking man sits in a plush chair behind a desk. A second man has pulled up to the desk and offers the first man a cigarette, which he declines. Behind the desk is a huge window that looks onto a series...
    • 1 August 1970
    • You said it

    • cartoon by Allen Johnson; A man labeled "U.S. Taxpayer" sweats and hunches beneath the extraordinary weight of two pigs that he carries on his back. The first and larger of the two pigs is labeled "Federal tax" The second and smaller of the two...
    • 7 February 1971
    • Beat it, you disciple of violence

    • cartoon by Allen Johnson; A proud looking young man carries books and wears a uniform labeled "ROTC" He walks along a university sidewalk. A disheveled looking man wearing sandals and long hair runs up to the uniformed man; he carries a board with...
    • circa 1965-1975
    • Hard to swallow

    • cartoon by Allen Johnson; A shabbily dressed, barefoot man labeled "Hungry countries" sits Indian-style on the ground in front of a plate. He holds a grenade in his hands. A crate of ammunition labeled "Food peace plan, from USA" is open and sits...
    • circa 1963-1975
    • Now if the weather would only clear

    • cartoon by Allen Johnson; An elderly man and woman walk beneath a small unbrella labeled "10% increase" that barely offers them any protection from the impending rain. A label attached to the umbrella reads "Social security benefits" The man and...
    • 18 March 1971
    • The great race

    • cartoon by Allen Johnson; Two cars speed dangerously along a road that skirts the edge of a cliff. The first car is labeled "Technology" and transports test tubes and other objects that would typically be found in a laboratory. The second car,...
    • Undated
    • A fair shake?

    • cartoon by Allen Johnson; Two sieves labeled "Federal Income Tax" are held in midair by a person whose cuff links are labeled "IRS" One of the sieves is very fine-meshed and the other has mesh with very large holes. The large-meshed sieve is...
    • circa 1960-1979
    • Any left

    • cartoon by Arthur Henrikson; A "big farmer" walks away from the "farm subsidy payments" window with stacks of money. A sign outside the window reads,"sky's the limit subsidy payments." A "little farmer" is standing in front of the window...
    • 2 August 1969
    • Jack from the beanstalk

    • cartoon by Arthur Henrikson; A beanstalk labeled "$462.5 million from punchboards,"legitimate business take-overs,"crime-politics tie-in," and "vice" grows in a backyard. A man labeled "organized crime" sunbathes under the beanstalk while drinking...
    • Undated
    • And do you cut or clip your toe nails?

    • cartoon by Arthur Henrikson; A census taker stands on a front door stoop and writes in a ledger labeled "1970 Census" The owner of the house stands with his elbow leaning against the door jamb and looks very impatient with the census taker who asks...
    • 22 April 1970
    • Soviet Bloc's void

    • cartoon by Arthur Henrikson; A check written out to "the Czechoslovakian people" is for "increased freedom." It is signed by "Alexander Dubcek." The heel of the Soviet Bloc's boot stamps the check "void."
    • circa 1968
    • Call for Superknight

    • cartoon by Arthur Henrikson; A fire-breathing dragon labeled "Failing transportation companies" chases a woman labeled "Area public transportation needs" The hem of the woman's dress, trailing behind her, has been singed by the dragon-fire.
    • 15 September 1970
    • Couldn't have said it better myself

    • cartoon by Arthur Henrikson; A giant sized man sits in the balcony of the Illinois legislature and smokes a cigarette; he is labeled "Syndicate Gambling" A man stands on the floor of the legislature and reads a bill that says,"Nothing to fear in...
    • Undated
    • On target?

    • cartoon by Arthur Henrikson; A hot air balloon labeled "auto repair costs" rises in the sky. The basket of the balloon is labeled "insurance rates," and it holds a worried person in it. Congress prepares to shoot down the balloon with an arrow...
    • 16 September 1970
    • Hardly inspires confidence your honor

    • cartoon by Arthur Henrikson; A man helps a judge put on a robe labeled "Judicial ethics" The robe has a number of holes in it, and it appears to be very worn and tattered. The man helping the judge put on his robe says,"Hardly inspires confidence,...
    • 24 February 1970
    • Outgrown

    • cartoon by Arthur Henrikson; A man labeled "20th century county's needs" carries a stack of dishes while wearing roller skates labeled "Township system" The roller skates do not appear to be sized for the man's feet, and have been tied on with...
    • 10 August 1969
    • Get off the road

    • cartoon by Arthur Henrikson; A semi truck labeled "Wider trucking" tows four trailers labeled "Longer and heavier" The front bumper of the semi is labeled "trucking lobby" The semi is travelling on a two lane road, and takes up both lanes. The...
    • Undated

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