Giving Him the Hot Foot

Title

Giving Him the Hot Foot

Subject

Lucas, Scott Wike, 1892-1968
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress

Description

A Washington Daily News political cartoon depicts Congress as a sleeping man surrounded by a bag of fertilizer and "legislation seeds" and a shovel with a cobweb hanging from it. A lit match burns in the man's shoe representing Senate Majority Leader Scott W. Lucas's threat of a summer session.

Creator

Talburt

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

401427
Scott W. Lucas Collection

Original Format

1949-04-07
sketch
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

37 x 30 cm

Citation

Talburt, “Giving Him the Hot Foot,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 20, 2021, https://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/21204.