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  3. Drawing the Line in Mississippi - Cartoon featuring Berryman’s iconic teddy bear

“How They’re Acting—
and How They Feel”
October 19, 1948

This cartoon shows the three Presidential candidates on the eve of the contentious 1912 election: former President Theodore Roosevelt for the Progressive (Bull Moose) Party, Woodrow Wilson for the Democratic Party, and incumbent President William Howard Taft for the Republican Party. The cartoon reveals the anxiety underneath the confident public persona each candidate projects. Wilson won the election when Roosevelt and Taft split the Republican vote.

U.S. Senate Collection
Center for Legislative Archives

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