Editorial cartoon from the <em>St. Paul Daily Globe</em> that shows Albert Scheffer offereing beer for votes

August 25, 1888

Editorial cartoon from the August 25, 1888, edition of the St. Paul Daily Globe. Albert Scheffer and William Merriam are depicted trying to win the labor vote in Minnesota. Scheffer is shown offering beer, possibly a reference to his support by the beer lobby, while Merriam is shown offering cash for votes.