Life in the Camp.
Preparing for Supper.
[Thomas Nast at his desk.]
Tweed Cartoon - "To The Victor Belongs The Spoils"
Tweed Cartoon - The Victory Over Corruption
At The Pioneer's Grave
The latter-day Brobdingnagian Tweedle-dees, who followed the footsteps of the late lamented Lilliputian...
What Game Are They Up To Now
Their "Jimmy" at work.
This "Street" Is Closed For Repairs
Two Great Questions
"Who is Ingersoll's Co?": N.Y. Tribune. Mr. Ingersoll: "Allow me to introduce you to my Co." | "Who stole...
"Keep them well in front of you, General, and don't trust their boo-hoo-ing."
Published in "Hearth and Home" magazine on March 20, 1869.
The Grand Duke's Reception
Columbia, "My long-lost Alexis! I am so glad you have come!"
What H___ G___ Knows About Bailing.
A Walking Match Between Two Editors
Murat Halstead. "Watterson! come back, and don't make a fool of yourself."
Mephistopheles at Work for Destruction. A Bid for the German Vote.
William Sumner is signing a contract to sell arms to France.
"It Never Rains But It Pours."
Kaiser William. "Uncle Sam's Claim is most in Accordance with the True Interpretation of the Treaty of...
Cincinnatus. H. G. The Farmer Receiving the Nomination from H. G. the Editor
Jewels Among Swine.
"The police authorities, that do not enforce the law against the liquor traffic, that do not repress...
"What Are You Going to Do About It," if "Old Honesty" Lets Him Loose Again?
The Economical Council in Albany, New York. "The Good Council I can Command in my Sphere." Pius Hoffman I.
New York. Excelsior.
The Cincinnati Convention, in a Pickwickian Sense.
References Cincinnati Convention, in which the Liberal Republicans and the Liberal Democrats met.
General Dix. "If any man attempts to haul down the American Flag, Shoot him on the Spot!"
Carl is "Disgusted with American Politics."
Uncle Sam. "Look here, stranger, there is no law in this country to compel you to stay."
A Few Washington Sketches.-- In the Senate.
The "Long and "Short" of It Is a General "Bust" Up in the "Street."
Church and State - No Union Upon Any Terms
It Is the Immediate Jewel of her Soul
"None But the Brave Deserves the Fair."
Miss Columbia May to H. G. December. "Do you see any thing green in my eye?"
The Presidential Fever on the Supreme Bench.
Chief Justice -- "Mark but my fall, and that that ruin'd me. / Judge Davis, I charge thee, fling away...
The Republic Is Not Ungrateful.
"It is not what is charged, but what is proved that damagesthe party defendant. Any one may be accused...
The "Liberal" Conspirators (Who, You All Know, Are Honorable Men).
"O let us have him; for his silver hair / will purchase us a good opinion / and buy men's voice to commend...
Something That Did Blow Over
References the 1871 New York elections that weakened Tammany and Boss Tweed's power.
"The Promised Land," as Seen From the Dome of Saint Peter's, Rome
Stand From Under
Our Modern Falstaff Reviewing His Army
"Shylock, We Would Have Moneys and Votes."
The Whited Sepulchre. Covering the Monument of Infamy with his White Hat and Coat.
A Box Stew; or, an Enviable Position.
Usurfructuary Tilden, "William, we would miss you -- until I am in the White House." (Hard on Tweed.)...
The Haunted House; or, the "Murdered" Rag Baby Will Not Be Still.
Shake its gory locks at them until they make it vanish.
Keeping the Money Where It Will Do Most Good.
Uncle Sam. "Look out boys, they say he's a Caesar (seiz-er)."
Circumstance Alter Cases.
U. S. G. "Let us Clasp Hands over the Bloody Chasm!"
"Old Honesty" Among the Ruins of Tammany.
Refers to the 1872 Presidential election.
Always Killing the Goose that Lays the Golden Egg.
Communist statesmen (without responsibility): "Nothing in it, after all; it's too bad; now I thought...
Peace With a War Measure
A Dead Failure
"A gathering of the dead...a kind of love-feast against some ancient skelatons from the graveyard of...
The Court of Death. King Death's Distribution of Prizes. Bacchus Takes the First Premium.
Possibly references the Prohibition movement in the 1870s.
The Chinese Question
Columbia -- "Hands off gentlemen! America means fair play for all men."
Adding Insult to Injury. Anything to Make our Republic Look Ridiculous.
Refers to the Cincinnati Convention.
Diogenes Has Found the Honest Man. - (Which Is Diogenes, and Which Is the Honest Man?)
Boss Tweed, shaking the hand of Howard Greeley, the newly nominated presidential candidate of the Liberal...
"Any Thing for a Change"
The New Democratic Party Whip - Whipping into Line.
Independent Democrat. "I do not belong to your Class of Democrats."
William Tell Will Not Surrender or Bow to the Old Hat.
The "Internationalists" Are to Make the World All One Millennium - (Chaos)
"What Are You Laughing At? To the Victor Belong the spoils."
References the 1871 election in New York, which weakened Tammany and Boss Tweed's power.
Keynote of the Campaign.
The Emancipator of Labor and the Honest Working-People
The Death-Bed Marriage. The Daughter of Democracy Has at Last Married a "Nigger!" (A Radical Black Republican)
Refers to the choice of Thomas Greeley (Liberal Republican) as the Democrat's presidential candidate....
The Power Behind the Throne "He Cannot Call His Soul His Own"