ON THIS DAY TODAY IN THE HISTORIES:
Sept 6, 1901, McKinley is shot by an anarchist. The GOP is stunned, as they’d put TR in the VP slot to try and keep him quietly tamped down for a bit. The rest of the country is stunned because the president was shot. Anyway, here’s a beer tray from the 1900 campaign. 2012 candidates, take note: Beer trays.