A pinback campaign button divided horizontally into red, white and blue sections that reads "Caution/ We Need Willkie/ Not/ Dictatorship". Wendell Lewis Willkie (1892-1944) was a Republican candidate for president of the United States, 1940, in an unsuccessful run against FDR.
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