This cartoon was chosen as it shows how Germany benefitted from the Dawes Plan. Although she still had to make payments, they were reduced and monitored. With that, the character in the photo has a relaxed attitude given the nature of their expression. Despite being stuck under a large burden of reparation payments, the person has a smile on their face, in part of being assisted by the US. This cartoon demonstrates how Germany was helped by the Dawes Plan, and tensions were released.