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Amos: Andy, tell me one thing. Is you a Democrat or is you a Republican?
Andy: Well, I was a Democrat . . .
Andy: But I believe I’ve done switched over to the Republicans now.
Amos: Uh, who is the men that is running against each other this here election time. Explain that to me.
Andy: Herbert Hoover [inaudible] Al Smith.
Amos: Herbert Hoover [inaudible] Smith, huh?
Amos: And another thing I wanna ask you. What is the difference between a Democrat and a Republican?
Andy: Well, one of ‘em is a mule and the other one is a elephant. That’s the way I get it.
Amos: Uh-huh. I don’t know if I was gonna be a Democrat or a Republican, you know?
Andy: Well, what was your ancestors?
Amos: My aunt didn’t have no sisters.
Andy: Oh no, not your aunt’s sisters, your ancestors. I mean, how did your old man vote?
Amos: What my papa, you mean?
Andy: Yeah, that’s it.
Amos: My papa used to always vote for the Democrats.
Andy:Yeah, then if I was in your place, I would vote for the Republicans.