[Willowby, I’d Like for you to Meet ‘Thumbs’ … Your New Assistant!]

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Publication: 1980

James R. Sasser (1936- ) served three terms as a United States Senator from Tennessee (1977-1995) and was the chairman of the Senate Budget Committee. From 1996 to 1999 he served as the United States Ambassador to China. In this political cartoon by the Memphis Commercial Appeal artist Rick Alley, Sasser is shown bringing in some muscle to assist the Office of Management and Budget in their work in creating the budget for the United States.

Title

[Willowby, I’d Like for you to Meet ‘Thumbs’ … Your New Assistant!]

Date

Publication: 1980

Description

James R. Sasser (1936- ) served three terms as a United States Senator from Tennessee (1977-1995) and was the chairman of the Senate Budget Committee. From 1996 to 1999 he served as the United States Ambassador to China. In this political cartoon by the Memphis Commercial Appeal artist Rick Alley, Sasser is shown bringing in some muscle to assist the Office of Management and Budget in their work in creating the budget for the United States.

Rights

Copyright; licensed to Vanderbilt University courtesy of The Commercial Appeal

Format

Political cartoons

Source

MSS0810, Sasser Papers, Memorabilia-framed

Files

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/MS0810-Sasser_Political_Cartoon-1980.jpg

Collection

Citation

“[Willowby, I’d Like for you to Meet ‘Thumbs’ … Your New Assistant!],” Gallery, accessed October 22, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/963.