|The Rube Goldberg means of using a napkin...or mailing a letter.|
|Self-portrait, Rube Goldberg|
|A 1921 vintage "Mike and Ike (they look alike)" comic book.|
|A 1908 Goldberg baseball cartoon |
from the San Francisco days.
|Even today, I've not seen anything that would work better.|
|A typical Rube Goldberg "invention." The midget sailor might be a problem.|
|Also the inventor of modern-|
day medical devices (1959).
|Democratic presidential contenders |
Adlai Stevenson and Estes Kefauver
were seen as the beneficiaries of
this Goldberg contraption.
|Goldberg's inventive talents were for sale to the highest bidder...in this case, Pepsi-Cola.|