Graphic Witness: Hugo Gellert
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Aesop Said So: Lithographs by Hugo Gellert

THE LIBERTY LEAGUE AND LIBERTY (The Two Pots)

Two Pots, one of earthen ware, the other of brass, were carried down a river in a flood. The Brazen Pot begged his companion to keep by his side, saying he would protect her.

"Thank you for your offer," said the Earthen Pot, "but that is just what I am afraid of. If you will only keep at a distance, I may float down in safety; but should we come in contact, I am sure to come to grief."