The origin of the slogan is a matter of argument. Nevertheless, the most popular legend takes its roots in the latter half of the 19th century. According to the story, Willard Duncan during one of his speeches said that he was a genuine Missourian that is why in order to prove him something one had to show it! Even today the phrase describes the inhabitants of the state best as they are conservative and would never believe in anything until they get enough evidence.
Which state is known as the "Show me!" state?
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