'Yes, I'll Try a Pair' cartoon, 1964
Contributed by Margaret Chase Smith Library
Vic Runtz worked for the Bangor Daily News, which published his political cartoon on January 28, 1964, showing Senator Margaret Chase Smith at a sporting goods store picking out a pair of running shoes. Margaret Chase Smith was running for US President in 1964.
The shoes have a sign over them saying "GOP Presidential Primary." A little man representing Maine is waving a Dirigo banner watching the Senator and a little press cat is writing "'Formidable' is the word for Margaret!"
- Title: 'Yes, I'll Try a Pair' cartoon, 1964
- Creator: Runtz, Vic
- Creation Date: 1964-01-28
- Subject Date: 1964-01-28
- Town: Bangor, Skowhegan
- County: Penobscot, Somerset
- State: ME
- Media: Black and white cartoon drawing
- Dimensions: 23.7 cm x 19.0 cm
- Local Code: MS-88
- Object Type: Text and Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Margaret Chase Smith Library
56 Norridgewock Avenue, Skowhegan, ME 04976
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Bangor Daily News
Margaret Chase Smith
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