The promised feast. Illustration shows President William McKinley, on the left, offering up a steaming plate of bloated male figures labeled Commercial Trusts and, on the right, William Jennings Bryan offering up a similar plate, also labeled Commercial T

- Image ID: ER94CT
Chronicle / Alamy Stock Photo
Image ID: ER94CT
The promised feast. Illustration shows President William McKinley, on the left, offering up a steaming plate of bloated male figures labeled Commercial Trusts and, on the right, William Jennings Bryan offering up a similar plate, also labeled Commercial Trusts to a large man sitting between them, at a table set for a meal, wearing a napkin tied around his neck, the tabs labeled Labor Trust, holding a knife and fork. Date 1900 August 8. The promised feast. Illustration shows President William McKinley, on the left, offering up a steaming plate of bloated male figures labeled Commercial Trusts and, on the right, William Jennings Bryan offering up a similar plate, also labeled Commercial Trusts to a large man sitting between them, at a table set for a meal, wearing a napkin tied around his neck, the tabs labeled Labor Trust, holding a knife and fork. Date 1900 August 8. Date: