[Advertising Posters]

Dublin Core

Title

[Advertising Posters]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1907-05-21

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Reads that art can offer relief - walks around looking at advertising posters.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

ImageNo.

102

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1907-05-21

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

8

Transcription

Mr. Bunion: Um! Art and it's influence upon man. The overworked racked and debilitated may secure relief by a turn to the beautiful, in our very midst, pleasing colors, etc. Restful to the nerves! Um!
Mr. Bunion: I'll try this suggestion!
/
Mr. Bunion: Ah! There's a picture that tells a story in in a masterly manner! Um! Good!
[Why suffer when relief is at hand? The Horrors of Headache Essentially Disappear when]
/
[of Neuralgia For Sale in only first class drug stores Pain disappears instantly Cured in five minutes by using]
Mr. Bunion: The feeling displayed in this picture is remarkable! In deed it is! Very much so.
/
[Dr. Muts Cure for Rheumatism Cures! One bottled will do the trick or no pay]
Mr. Bunion: Ah! There's action in this one! A very clever work of art!
/
Mr. Bunion: The beauty of this picture is the delightfully easy pose of the subject. I like it very much.
[If you arise in the morning with a pain in your back your kidneys are out of order and you need a dose of]
/
[Your tongue is coated? You are bilious Drink a quart of plazazza water and]
Mr. Bunion: What admirable perspective! I wonder who the artist is! I can't make out his name.
/
[Is baby itchy? Had the poor little thing a burning skin? Pimples, blotches, eruptions and rash vanish when speckled soap is used. At all grocers]
Mr. Bunion: That's what I like! Little children! What a rare piece of coloring!
/
Mr. Bunion: Here's a study in expression! Which, I must say, is wonderful but I think I've had enough of art for today.
[Of all the ills that crush the life our of a man, Dyspepsia is the king bee! Try our tablets after eating and be happy]

Original Format

newspaper comic strip

Physical Dimensions

11.8" X 8.5"

NYSL Microfilm Citation

NY 01 New York 93-31968, MAY-JUL 1907 Reel 106

Reprinted

Winsor McCay, "A Pilgrim's Progress," Winsor McCay Early Works III, ed. Mark Thompson (West Carrollton, OH: Checker Book Publishing Group, 2004), pg.172

Tags

illness
art

Files

102-1907-5-21.jpg

Tags

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Advertising Posters],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed November 19, 2017, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/102.