Bullets of decency
1 drawing. | World War II cartoon shows British Prime Minister Winston Churchill firing a gun at Hitler who stands in a pool of blood along with a slathering beast labeled "The Italian Jackal." A large sign with a death's head reads "European Bathing Pool, A. Hitler, Prop." Drawn several months before the United States entered the war, the cartoon strongly supports the British...
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They thought it was Ferdinand!
1 drawing. | Cartoon shows Hitler and Mussolini treed by a snorting bull labeled "European Democracies." A sign reads "No Trespassing." Ferdinand was the famous bull (in the children's book by Munro Leaf and Robert Lawson) who refused to fight, preferring to smell the flowers. The cartoon may refer to the "May Scare" of 1938, when it appeared that Hitler had been blocked in...