The kidnappers / Hy Mayer ; by Hy Mayer.  family photo

The kidnappers / Hy Mayer ; by Hy Mayer.

The kidnappers / Hy Mayer ; by Hy Mayer. Illustration shows at center, Theodore Roosevelt kidnapping the "G.O.P." elephant (this figure can be rotated 180° to show Roosevelt being kidnapped by the " ... show more

The kidnappers / Hy Mayer ; by Hy Mayer.
1 photomechanical print : offset, color.
Illustration shows at center, Theodore Roosevelt kidnapping the "G.O.P." elephant (this figure can be rotated 180° to show Roosevelt being kidnapped by the "G.O.P."); around this image are vignette scenes showing, on the left, Edward "Carson" kidnapping Ulster from Ireland labeled "Home Rule Ireland", a man with a movie camera who has lassoed theater-goers at the entrance to a theater labeled "Drama", and a man wearing suit and top hat labeled "Prohibition" kidnapping the Statue of Liberty, and on the right, a British suffragist carrying a policeman labeled "The Law", a newspaper labeled "The Calamity Howl" howling as sheaves of wheat labeled "Bumper Crop" carries off an infant labeled "Business", and a woman labeled "Dame Fashion" kidnapping a corset.
  • Title from item.
  • Illus. in: Puck, v. 76, no. 1953 (1914 August 8), centerfold.
  • Hy Mayer's work appears regularly and exclusively in Puck.
  • Copyright 1914 by Puck Publishing Corporation.
  • Miscellaneous Items in High Demand
  • Roosevelt, Theodore,--1858-1919.
  • Carson, Edward Henry Carson,--Baron,--1854-1935.
  • Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
  • Republican elephant (Symbolic character)--1910-1920.
  • Autonomy--Ulster (Northern Ireland and Ireland)--1910-1920.
  • Kidnappings--1910-1920.
  • Statue of Liberty (New York, N.Y.)--1910-1920.
  • Prohibition--1910-1920.
  • Women's suffrage--Great Britain--1910-1920.
  • Suffragists--Great Britain--1910-1920.
  • Women--Clothing & dress--1910-1920.
  • Motion pictures--1910-1920.
  • Cartoons (Commentary)--1910-1920.
  • Offset photomechanical prints--Color--1910-1920.
  • Periodical illustrations--1910-1920.
Mayer, Henry, 1868-1954, artist

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