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Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Cartoons Magazine Centennial 1913: Wall Street Frauds Make Wonderful Cartoons #111

From Cartoons Magazine‘s February 1913 issue (above), and January 1913 (below), with the Taft Administration and out of the White House, Trusts/Monopolies of the Day worried that their days of brazen market manipulation would soon be at an end. (Of course, they weren’t — they perhaps just had to get a little more smarter & subtler about it…)

Art by F.T. Richards (above); Gaar Williams, J.W.Biggens and James E. Murphy.

Click on the above & below pages, to view their cartoons in detail, and better read their captions.

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