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1. How John Burke Made the Big Interests Come Across How John Burke Made the Big Interests Come Across Bankers; Grain industry; Farmers; Money; Political cartoons; Periodical illustrations; Political campaigns; John Burke, U.S. Treasurer, speaking to two other men representing 'Minneapolis banker' holding a bag labeled 'U.S. Gov. money for farmer', and 'Grain combine', with text bubble of Burke "Trot out that...

2. Use the Ladder! Use the Ladder! Apple trees; Ladders; Farmers; Prosperity; Political participation; Political organizations; Political cartoons; Periodical illustrations; Man, labeled 'Unorganized farmer,' lying on ground under apple tree waiting for apples to fall in hat in his lap from apple tree labeled 'Prosperity.' Nearby is ladder with label 'Nonpartisan League.'

3. Good Old Days are Gone Good Old Days are Gone Farmers; Politicians; Luggage; Political cartoons; Periodical illustrations; Man, labeled 'N.Dak. Farmer' holding grip with 'Nonpartisan League more than 30,000 votes' written on side, indicating with his hand 'no' to man, labeled 'Old Gang Politician' asking, "Carry your grip,...

4. Murder At Midnight Murder At Midnight Farmers; Legislators; Night; Capitols; Political cartoons; Legislation; Grain elevators; North Dakota capitol at night with 'Farmer legislation' lying on front steps in pool of blood. Man, labeled 'Old Gang,' with dagger in hand, running away from scene with text bubble "I'll blame this murder...

5. Welding the Links Together Welding the Links Together Blacksmithing; Chains; Political cartoons; Periodical illustrations; Anvils; Cooperation; Man, likely representing the farmers of the Nonpartisan League, forging chain links (labeled for states in the region) together. Label attached to the chain reads 'Nonpartisan League.'

6. What the People Expect What the People Expect Democracy; Militarism; Earth; Soldiers; Political cartoons; Periodical illustrations; Woman, labeled 'Democracy' atop Earth having kicked soldier, labeled 'Militarism', who is falling down in sky, along with weapons and helmets.

7. Breaking Some New Ground Breaking Some New Ground Farmers; Plowing; Plows; Rocks; Tree stumps; Political cartoons; Politicians; Man, representing the North Dakota farmer, is guiding 'Nonpartisan League Plow' drawn by horse, with shadow of Abraham Lincoln behind him also with hands on plow. Being plowed up are rocks and tree stumps...

8. Your move, Big Biz is a poor loser Your move, Big Biz is a poor loser Checkers; Game boards; Board games; Political cartoons; Periodical illustrations; Farmers; Perspiration; Voting; Man, labeled 'N.Dak. Farmer', smiling and looking over checker board at man perspiring, labeled Big Biz. Over checkers by farmer won from Big Biz is label 'Labor & Local Businessmen's Votes.'

9. How the Politician is Answered by League Members How the Politician is Answered by League Members Politicians; Political cartoons; Periodical illustrations; Post offices; General stores; Petitions; Political elections; Man in suit and top hat, labeled 'politician' holding candiate petition with text bubble "Hello, boys, you know I'm a good fellow, sign my petition as a candiate for office?" Man next to him responds "NO,...

10. Of Course He Doesn't Like It; But It Will Do Him Good Of Course He Doesn't Like It; But It Will Do Him Good Farmers; Voting; Spanking; Political elections; Political cartoons; Ballots; Politicians; Man labeled 'N.D. farmer' holding a switch pulling in a young boy, labeled 'The Old Gang,' into a woodshed, presumably to give him a spanking.

11. New Threshing Machine at Work New Threshing Machine at Work Legislative bodies; Farmers; Agricultural laborers; Threshing; Threshing machines; Legislation; Political cartoons; Periodical illustrations; Pitchforks; Threshing scene with the threshing machine representing the legislature 'driven by 50,000 farmers' power'. Tow workers with pitchforks loading bills onto conveyor belt into threshing machine, with text...

12. Speaking of Steam Rollers Speaking of Steam Rollers Road rollers; Farmers; Political cartoons; Periodical illustrations; Man operated steam roller labeled 'Non Partisan League' with text bubble "Now GIT, durn ye, who started this steam roller business anyhow?", chasing a sweating Big Biz on smaller steam roller, labeled...

13. Abraham Lincoln Grasps the Hand of the Farmer for Better Government Abraham Lincoln Grasps the Hand of the Farmer for Better Government Farmers; Shaking hands; Political cartoons; Periodical illustrations; Abraham Lincoln shaking hands with man.

14. Non Partisan Leader and What It Stands For Non Partisan Leader and What It Stands For Farmers; Political cartoons; Periodical illustrations; Man holding large sheet of paper with text telling what Non Partisan League stands for, and woman standing beside him. Both are smiling.

15. Tug of War -- One of the Most Popular Games of the Northwest at the Present Time Tug of War -- One of the Most Popular Games of the Northwest at the Present Time Political cartoons; Periodical illustrations; Farmers; Wheat; Railroad companies; Bankers; Chambers of commerce; Grain industry; Lawyers; Ropes; Families; Children; Scales; A 'Scale of Prices' with farm family on one side attempting to raise the price of 'Wheat' by pulling wheat bundle bound by rope, while on other side three men labeled 'Banker' & text bubble "Wish I could...

16. Hands Off! Hands Off! Farmers; Political cartoons; Periodical illustrations; Business people; Diamonds; Rings; Hands; Hand, labeled 'N.Dak. farmers strength combined', holding hand of 'Big (Biz) Five', preventing it from reaching down on man labeled 'Farmer.' Big Biz' fingers are labeled: Railroads, Money Trust, Grain...

17. What! Eggs 50 cents each? Fetch me a half dozen 'over'. My, but these farmers are getting rich! What! Eggs 50 cents each? Fetch me a half dozen 'over'. My, but these farmers are getting rich! Political cartoons; Periodical illustrations; Railroad dining cars; Eating & drinking; Waiters; Farmers; Food prices; Food industry; Man seated a dining table in railroad dining car holding wine list speaking to waiter. Outside window of car is a farmer plowing in field. The farmer is saying 'I'd like to eat on one of them diners once!'...

18. Lttle guy pays the check Lttle guy pays the check Political cartoons; War; Economic aspects of war; Soldiers; Bowls (Tableware); Two men seated at table eating. Large man dressed in military uniform with 'War' on helmet holding large bowl with 80% on it; while small man has small bowl with 20% on it and label 'Civil Government Expenses.'...

19. You can harvest in spite of the Fall rains, says Empty Dome You can harvest in spite of the Fall rains, says Empty Dome Political cartoons; Harvesting; Harvesting machinery; Weather; Rain; Moonlight; Fans; Clotheslines; Periodical illustrations; Images show various humorous methods of drying grain that awaits harvesting.

20. Gleaners in North Dakota Gleaners in North Dakota Political cartoons; Harvesting; Politicians; Swine; Chickens; Voting; Fences; Periodical illustrations; Horses; Using political comparisons the cartoon demonstrates various methods of farmers harvesting grain while keeping predators at bay.
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