In 1934 Der Stürmer, the 18th ed, carried a front-page article under the headline Jüdischer Mordplan (Jewish Death-plot), with an illustration showing Jews draining blood from the throats of blonde-haired infants with Christian crosses in the background. This edition repeats the traditional Catholic Blood-libel, referring to a "Jewish death-plan".
At the time he became President, Zachary Taylor was the most popular man in America, an army general and hero of the Mexican-American War. A wealthy slave owner, he held properties in Louisiana, Kentucky, and Mississippi. During his brief time in office—he died 16 months after his election—his presidency stumbled over whether slavery should be allowed to spread to California, New Mexico, and Utah. His sudden death put VP Millard Fillmore in the White House. ~ 1848 Campaign Poster
perfect anti-Catholic propaganda! Something for everyone, "ticks all the boxes" -- conscientious outrage at such flagrant abuse of religious authority and -- regrettably (how we wish we weren't obliged to look at such stuiff!) -- soft porn. Issued by Compton Holland c.1619 -- verse signed AJ (or AT?) Houghton Library, Harvard [see Commentary]