Mayor John Thompson Hoffman Covering Frauds
A ring cartoon of 1868 showing Mayor Hoffman on a screen to cover the city frauds, a respectable screen covers a multitude of thieves by the “ring” in New York. Mayor Hoffman was the mayor of New York from 1866 - 1868.
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Paine, Albert Bigelow Th. Nast: His Period and His Pictures (New York, NY: The Macmillan Company, 1904)