My favorite piece of gubernatorial ephemera from the Democratic side of things was this one produced by the State Employees Association of North Carolina:
I particularly enjoy it because the image reminds me of some advice I received years ago, “If you want to sell something, use cute pictures of puppies or small children.” Since dogs were used to support Kay Hagan, it seems that Perdue’s supporters decided to go with children. If you look closely you can see that the poor little kid is nowhere near hitting the nail with his hammer. Plus, the tool belt is huge and it looks like he could topple over at any minute! You can click on the image to see a larger version.