Issued September 7, 1912
HARPER’S WEEKLY – September 7, 1912
In keeping up with their criticism of ex-president Theodore Roosevelt’s third party run for president, Harper’s portrays him as Moses with the 10 commandments.
James Hamlin Gardner Soper was born on a farm near Flint, Michigan in July 1877. Soper abandoned a law career and moved to New York City where he sold drawings to LIFE, COLLIER’S and SCRIBNER’S magazines.