Copyright 1958 SEPS; Relive some election memories with this collection of Post covers. August 18, 1956November 7, 1936October 30, 1948November 12, 1960November 12, 1955November 8, 1958November 4, 1944March 6, 1920August 18, 1956 Read More:elections | Government | Politics | presidents | Society and Culture | United States You might also like... Lessons in Hype from P.T. BarnumHyperbole, spin, and image. You think hucksters are bad now? Learn how P.T. Barnum created a media circus that turned a relatively unknown opera singer into America’s greatest star. Technology Was Killing Attention Spans 115 Years AgoThe 20th century hadn’t even begun and technology was already ruining people’s concentration. A Captured General Goes FreeHow General Wainwright, WWII American hero held in Japanese POW camp, ended up on the USS Missouri to witness Japan’s surrender.