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August 1937-The Supreme Court

Date: 37080101.gif (81K)
Caption: Another One Escaped Today, Suh
Summary: Harrison defects from the plantation.
Artist: Yardley in the Baltimore Sun
Subjects: Farley Wheeler Burke O'Mahoney McCarran Simon Legree insurgents Uncle Tom's Cabin New Deal
Date: 37080103.gif (50K)
Caption: Are You Coming Along?
Summary: Is FDR forming a third party?
Artist: Ding (Darling) in the Springfield (MO) News & Leader
Subjects: Lewis LaFollette New Party Garner
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Caption: The New Deal's Paul Revere
Summary: Little progress made after dire warnings.
Artist: S.J. Ray in the Kansas City Star (MO)
Subjects: Crisis Hurry up and wait Van Devanter
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Caption: P.S. - He Got The Six Jobs, Anyway
Summary: FDR gets new assistants.
Artist: Morris in the Jersey City Journal
Subjects: six administrative assistants applications
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Date: 37080203.gif (73K)
Caption: Reverie, 1937 Style
Summary: FDR should learn from the past.
Artist: Will Summers in the Cleveland News
Subjects: Woodrow Wilson 14 Points Treaty of Versailles League of Nations
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Caption: Pounding To Pieces
Summary: New Deal is on the rocks.
Artist: Halladay in the Providence Journal
Subjects: Wages and hours bill agricultural bill TVA government reorganization sinking ship
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Caption: Just What Is The Man Sphinxing About?
Summary: FDR mum on new Court justice.
Artist: Dunninee in the San Diego Tribune
Subjects: appointment adjournment silence
Date: 37080601.gif (68K)
Caption: Looks As If There Might Be A Slight Delay!
Summary: Senate won't leave without Court appointment.
Artist: Talburt in the Pittsburgh Press
Subjects: adjournment appointment summons nomination
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Caption: Sailor Beware
Summary: Senate wants Court nomination.
Artist: Hungerford in the Newark Star Eagle
Subjects: sailor appointment vacancy stormy senatorial sea
Date: 37080902.gif (34K)
Caption: Prophet And Peacemaker
Summary: Farley wouldn't think of reprisals.
Artist: Shafer in the Cincinnati Times-Star
Subjects: It's in the bag. big stick
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Date: 37081006.gif (89K)
Caption: So That's The Kind Of Farmer He Is!
Summary: FDR finding it harder to milk Congress.
Artist: Ding (Darling) in the New York Herald Tribune
Subjects: dairy herd cows Corcoran Cohen Gold Dust Twins
Date: 37081007.gif (94K)
Caption: Just A Ghost
Summary: Substitute Court plan has ghost of a chance.
Artist: Ino Cassel in the Brooklyn Daily Eagle
Subjects: compromise
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Date: 37081104.gif (90K)
Caption: The Taste Of Raw Meat
Summary: President to pay price for Court controversy.
Artist: Elderman in the Washington Post
Subjects: Lion Farley administrative program jumping through the hoop lion
Date: 37081301.gif (57K)
Caption: They Won't Be Satisfied
Summary: Economic royalists unhappy with nomination.
Artist: Vintroux in the Charleston (WV) Gazette
Subjects: Black Alabama New Deal liberal establishment conservatives
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Date: 37081304.gif (96K)
Caption: Picking A Model For The New Picture
Summary: FDR wants a model liberal for Court.
Artist: Jerry Doyle in the New York Post
Subjects: Van Devanter Hugo Black nomination Alabama
Date: 37081305.gif (69K)
Caption: Hear Ye! Hear Ye!! Hear Ye!!!
Summary: Black gets nomination for Court
Artist: Edmund Duffy in the Baltimore Sun
Subjects: Hugo Black appointment six justices nomination Alabama
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Date: 37081401.gif (47K)
Caption: Trumping The Adjournment Ace
Summary: Congress needs to approve Black.
Artist: Sparling in the Washington Herald
Subjects: anti-lynching bill Black nomination
Date: 37081402.gif (62K)
Caption: This Is So Sudden
Summary: FDR surprises public with Senator Black's nomination.
Artist: Goldsmith in the Boston Post
Subjects: bench affiliations Hugo Alabama
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Caption: Had Him Treed
Summary: Black appointment silences Senate conservatives
Artist: He Homan in the Brooklyn Citizen
Subjects: conservatives New Deal Black nomination
Date: 37081404.gif (42K)
Caption: Try To Give Him A Black Eye
Summary: FDR delivers surprise punch to Senate.
Artist: Hungerford in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Subjects: New Deal Good Ship Shaky left wing Inbad (Sinbad) sailor Black Senate nomination
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Date: 37081405.gif (75K)
Caption: Click (?)
Summary: Black nomination deflects administration enemies.
Artist: Knox in the Memphis Commercial Appeal
Subjects: pool enemies nomination blackball
Date: 37081406.gif (53K)
Caption: He Who Laughs Last!
Summary: Black nomination a bitter pill for the Senate.
Artist: Berryman in the Washington Star
Subjects: medicine
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Date: 37081410.gif (77K)
Caption: For Services Rendered
Summary: Senator Black gets Court nomination.
Artist: Messner in the Rochester Times Union
Subjects: Hugo Lafayette Alabama
Date: 37081411.gif (67K)
Caption: His Daily Constitutional
Summary: FDR's appointment causes party discord.
Artist: Cargill in the White Plains Reporter
Subjects: boxing exercise
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Date: 37081413.gif (61K)
Caption: Well, It'll Be Up To The Rest Of The Tenants To Keep Him Quiet
Summary: Black arrives at the Court.
Artist: S.J. Ray in the Kansas City Star (MO)
Subjects: New Deal jazz saxophone Stone Roberts Brandeis McReynolds Hughes Butler Sutherland Cardozo
Date: 37081602.gif (53K)
Caption: One Way Of Getting The Old Gentlemen's Approval
Summary: Senator Black promoted to Court
Artist: S.J. Ray in the Kansas City Star (MO)
Subjects: Hugo teacher's pet Senate confirmation chip off the old block
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Date: 37081603.gif (69K)
Caption: No Squat, No Stoop, No Squint
Summary: Working men, Congress and public approve of Black
Artist: Jerry Doyle in the New York Post
Subjects: Hugo reactionary press Harding
Date: 37081605.gif (85K)
Caption: Meet The New Man, Boys
Summary: FDR's man arrives at the Court
Artist: Werner in the Oklahoma Oklahoman
Subjects: rubber stamp OK Lewis KKK Ku Klux Klan Stone Roberts Brandeis McReynolds Hughes Butler Sutherland Cardozo Hugo
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Date: 37081702.gif (55K)
Caption: Study In Black And White
Summary: Politics affected Black's appointment.
Artist: Brown in the New York Herald Tribune
Subjects: Hugo appointment
Date: 37081704.gif (58K)
Caption: The Cheer Leader
Summary: New Deal camp approves of Hugo Black.
Artist: Berryman in the Washington Post
Subjects: appointment Barkley Senate Majority Leader Wheeler Borah Lewis LaFollette Green Ashurst Labor Arizona
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Date: 37081802.gif (76K)
Caption: Heading For The Barn
Summary: Court plan not likely before adjournment.
Artist: Reg Manning in the Portland Oregonian
Subjects: Garner administration bills
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Caption: Still Playing Around With The Idea
Summary: Justice weighted in favor of New Deal.
Artist: Brown in the New York Herald Tribune
Subjects: Hugo Black Court reorganization
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Date: 37081804.gif (66K)
Caption: One Thing This Congress Accomplished.
Summary: Congress no longer under FDR's thumb.
Artist: S.J. Ray in the Kansas City Star (MO)
Subjects: coattails Executive domination
Date: 37081805.gif (73K)
Caption: I've Really Got Him This Time
Summary: Congress escapes New Deal Corral
Artist: Reg Manning in the Phoenix Republic
Subjects: liberal Court Barkley Senate Majority Leader
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Date: 37081807.gif (82K)
Caption: Cruelty To Animals
Summary: Democratic party doing poorly with New Deal fodder.
Artist: Halladay in the Providence Journal
Subjects: wages hours party disputes conservative party split Farley
Date: 37081901.gif (41K)
Caption: You Won In The Supreme Court Fight ... Court.
Summary: New Deal has Court majority.
Artist: Batchelor in the New York News
Subjects: Old Deal Hugo Black confirmation
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Date: 37081902.gif (46K)
Caption: Giving Him The Needle
Summary: FDR gets New Deal judge.
Artist: Hungerford in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Subjects: Inbad (Sinbad) sailor tattooed Senate Black ink
Date: 37081904.gif (80K)
Caption: Roanoke Not The Only Lost Colony
Summary: FDR lost his yes men majority.
Artist: Brown in the New York Herald Tribune
Subjects: rubber stamp Farley Virginia
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Date: 37082002.gif (53K)
Caption: The Best Of Friends Must Part
Summary: New Deal has split.
Artist: Poke Freeman in the Newark News
Subjects: liberal wing conservative wing coalition
Date: 37082003.gif (60K)
Caption: Did You Ever See Anyone Make So Much Soup From One Oyster?
Summary: FDR makes good use of 1936 landslide.
Artist: Carlisle in the St. Louis Globe Democrat
Subjects: CIO violence unconstitutional legislation NRA Hugo Black spending Corcoran Cohen Gold Dust Twins
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Date: 37082008.gif (67K)
Caption: Hear Ye! Hear Ye!
Summary: Roanoke address says one thing and means another Virginia
Artist: Messner in the Rochester Times Union
Subjects: monetary system regiment business power reorganization agriculture federal bureaucracy dictator unpopular reforms
Date: 37082013.gif (67K)
Caption: There Are Exceptions To All Rules Of Course
Summary: Will of the majority doesn't apply to Court.
Artist: Gee Tee Maxwell in the Wilmington Every Evening
Subjects: Hughes Roanoke Island speech Virginia
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Date: 37082101.gif (66K)
Caption: The Buggy Ride
Summary: New Deal popularity is dead.
Artist: EGLI in the Columbus State Journal
Subjects: Farley dead horse fire side chats AAA government controls optimists CIO Lewis NRA 1940 elections
Date: 37082102.gif (65K)
Caption: Really Not So Hot
Summary: FDR's popularity is falling.
Artist: Jerry Costello in the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Subjects: personal prestige cold shoulder rating
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Date: 37082203.gif (55K)
Caption: So, Mr. Roosevelt Wants More Democracy! Well! Well!
Summary: Does FDR really want more Constitutional government?
Artist: Ding in the Fargo Forum (ND)
Subjects: Cohen Corcoran members of Congress Gold Dust Twins
Date: 37082501.gif (71K)
Caption: The Poor Little Rich Boy
Summary: FDR blasts New Deal critics.
Artist: He Homan in the Saranac Lake Enterprise
Subjects: Roanoke Island speech Virginia
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Date: 37082601.gif (38K)
Caption: Rocked In The Cradle Of The Deep
Summary: FDR run aground by Court issue.
Artist: Hungerford in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Subjects: Jonah Joe Guffey Inbad (Sinbad) Sailor ship
Date: 37082602.gif (61K)
Caption: And That's The Versatile Quarterback ... Something Else.
Summary: FDR won't give up on Court plan.
Artist: Carlisle in the Newport News
Subjects: football Court bill opposition
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Date: 37082604.gif (79K)
Caption: Someone Should Tell Him The Games Over!
Summary: FDR doesn't know the score either.
Artist: Bruce Russell in the Los Angeles Times
Subjects: baseball scoreboard 8 to 1
Date: 37082606.gif (65K)
Caption: Haunting Him
Summary: Court plan haunts the democrats.
Artist: Evans in the Columbus Dispatch
Subjects: hatreds party split gone but not forgotten ghost
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Date: 37082609.gif (61K)
Caption: Dr. Franklinstein Does A Bit of Salvaging
Summary: Court scheme still a grave matter.
Artist: Carlisle in the Chicago Journal of Commerce
Subjects: grave digger wages and hours bill Cohen Corcoran buried legislation Gold Dust Twins
Date: 37082610.gif (65K)
Caption: Stealing His Stuff
Summary: FDR won't forget Court reform issue.
Artist: Robert York in the Louisville Times
Subjects: elephants never forget
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Date: 37082611.gif (45K)
Caption: My Friends. It's A very Puny Mouse At That!
Summary: FDR got very little of Court reorganization.
Artist: Berryman in the Washington Star
Subjects: mountain Hughes lower court bill
Date: 37082702.gif (87K)
Caption: What Kind Of Jinni Would Come Forth?
Summary: Special session of Congress might be unkind.
Artist: Herblock in the Schenectady Union Star
Subjects: Capitol Congress Genie magic lamp
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Date: 37082704.gif (75K)
Caption: Here Is One Burnt Child Who's Not Afraid Of Fire
Summary: FDR doesn't learn from past experience.
Artist: Gee Tee Maxwell in the Wilmington Every Evening
Subjects: red hot opposition to Court reorganization decisive defeat
Date: 37082705.gif (79K)
Caption: The Blessed Event!
Summary: Court bill not what FDR really wanted.
Artist: Talburt in the New York World Telegram
Subjects: cradle sextuplets newborn
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Date: 37082801.gif (72K)
Caption: Sale still going on
Summary: FDR still wants Court reorganization.
Artist: Milt Morris in the Jersey City Journal
Subjects: the people Congress public door to door salesman
Date: 37083001.gif (88K)
Caption: Good For Another Meal
Summary: Court issue will be served as leftovers.
Artist: He Homan in the Brooklyn Citizen
Subjects: ice box
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Date: 37083101.gif (63K)
Caption: Sharpening Swords Of Damocles.
Summary: Will FDR get even?
Artist: Bruce Russell in the Los Angeles Times
Subjects: reprisals 1938 elections conservative Democrats
Date: 37090203.gif (58K)
Caption: Worrying About The 1938 Surplus?
Summary: Senator Joe Guffey wants a new crop of Senators.
Artist: S.J. Ray in the Kansas City Star (MO)
Subjects: Senate elections defeat anti-Court plan Senators
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