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Call Number: 1903-0000
Additional Date Information:
Event: Annual Dinner
Sponsored by: THE GRIDIRON CLUB OF WASHINGTON, D.C.
at: The Arlington
State: DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA (DC)
Type of Occasion: COMPLIMENTARY/TESTIMONIAL
Type of Venue: HOTEL
Type of Organization:
Physical Description: 3" by 3"; 12 squares held together with a white ribbon in the top center; each card represents a month.
Notes: Front (January) reads, "This is a Cannibal Feast, We broil with our fish, bird, and beast, a guest with each course, without pang of remorse, and the scorch will not scar in the least." Each month has day listings, an illustration (Feb is J.P. Morgan) and a short poem. No actual menu of food items is listed.
Keywords: Gridiron Club, caricature, political
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