[Unlucky Man]

Dublin Core

Title

[Unlucky Man]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1905-08-24

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Throws the valise and hits a man in head.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

ImageNo.

12

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1905-08-24

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

6

Transcription

Mr. Bunion: Well sir, I'm so confounded tired of packing that old thing around with me, that I'm half crazy
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Mr. Bunion: Oh! It makes me desperate. I'll take the blamed old thing and pick it up and take a good
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Mr. Bunion: Hold of it and then give it a good swing - eeh - eh - and throw
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Mr. Bunion: It so confounded far that it never will come back to me, heh!
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Mr. Bunion: There now, I hope I never see it again, oh! If it never comes back well, I'll have a little rest anyway I hope and pray
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Man: Great Scott! Oh! Oh! [Dog labeled Jonah]
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Man: Who ever threw that at me can have it back I don't care for anyone elses old junk I have cares of my own [Dog labeled Jonah]
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Mr. Bunion: There she is. Thats her I knew it would return to me. Can't some one carry it awhile. Why can't I get rid of it. Oh, well!

Original Format

newspaper comic strip

Physical Dimensions

11.8" X 8.5"

NYSL Microfilm Citation

NY 01 New York 93-31968, June 15-August 1905, Reel 097

Reprinted

Winsor McCay, "A Pilgrim's Progress," Winsor McCay Early Works VIII, ed. Mark Thompson (West Carrollton, OH: Checker Book Publishing Group, 2006), pg.169

Tags

fatigue
Jonah

Files

12-1905-8-24.jpg

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Unlucky Man],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed October 19, 2017, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/12.