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... The Radical Author Behind the Pledge of AllegianceThe Pledge of Allegiance has become so familiar to Americans it’s hard to believe it wasn’t written 230 years ago by some Founding Father. 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.