Ward Boss Lomasney
A new show commemorates the legendary status of Martin Lomasney, the undisputed boss of Boston’s Ward 8 from about 1885 until his death in 1933. Reproductions of W. Norman Ritchie’s political cartoons from the Boston Post and the Boston Globe will be on display with graphic panels featuring related articles and his most renowned quotes, “Don't write when you can talk. Don't talk when you can nod your head.”
Exhibit reception June 16, 6 p.m.
Created by thewestendmuseum
150 Staniford St.
Boston, MA 02114