"Sir! You have deceived my sister and thereby forfeited your Honor as a Man!
You are a disgrace to Society."
Artist Unknown First Introduction to Public Life Publisher Unknown ca. 1845
Robert Morris, a wealthy businessman, was responsible for the financing of the Revolutionary War. He died in 1806. Captain Andreas Wiederholdt, a German mercenary, was captured by the colonists in 1776. It is not known if this cartoon was based on a real incident. It may have been a part of a historical series.