Item no. 28146
|Occupation: Hotel and restaurant|
This 1912 cartoon mocks the servility which was expected of waiters in those days and also pokes fun at the wealthy customer, with his "window-pane plaid" suit, his spats and his pointed ears.
Image courtesy of HERE, the Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees union.
See the LaborArts exhibit Labor Pains: The Birth of a Contract for related images.