How times have changed! / Keppler.  family photo

How times have changed! / Keppler.

How times have changed! / Keppler. Illustration shows Uncle Sam sitting on a throne, reading a "Petition of the Railroads for Permission to Raise Rates" while diminutive representatives of railroad c ... show more

How times have changed! / Keppler.
1 photomechanical print : offset, color.
Illustration shows Uncle Sam sitting on a throne, reading a "Petition of the Railroads for Permission to Raise Rates" while diminutive representatives of railroad companies stand before him; the ghost of Cornelius Vanderbilt, aghast, appears behind Uncle Sam with a notice that states "The Public Be Damned! Vanderbilt".
  • Title from item.
  • Caption: Ghost of Former Magnate I wouldn't believe it if I didn't see it with my own eyes! Asking premission!! Asking!!!
  • Illus. in: Puck, v. 75, no. 1931 (1914 March 7), centerfold.
  • Copyright 1914 by Keppler & Schwarzmann.
  • Miscellaneous Items in High Demand
  • Vanderbilt, Cornelius,--1794-1877.
  • Uncle Sam (Symbolic character)--1910-1920.
  • Railroads--1910-1920.
  • Cost & standard of living--1910-1920.
  • Business & finance--1910-1920.
  • Surprise--1910-1920.
  • Ghosts--1910-1920.
  • Cartoons (Commentary)--1910-1920.
  • Offset photomechanical prints--Color--1910-1920.
  • Periodical illustrations--1910-1920.
Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956, artist

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