Folded: 2 × 1 1/2 in. (5.1 × 3.8 cm)
Unfolded: 4 × 1 1/2 in. (10.2 × 3.8 cm)
Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
Representative Jay Le Fevre of New York emphasized his Republican Party affiliation on this campaign matchbook. The GOP elephant makes an appearance. So does the party name, twice. A pachyderm is a less common motif than a photograph of the candidate, but the abundance of text is typical of matchbooks from the 1940s.