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Title

[Bear Attack]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1907-10-22

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Fights with a bear.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

ImageNo.

123

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1907-10-22

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

8

Transcription

[out of panel] There he goes! There he goes!
Mr. Bunion: I wish something would turn up that would end this terrific monotony. I am absolutely--
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[out of panel] Bang! Bang! Bang!
Mr. Bunion: What is that? Who is that shooting? huh! Oh! A bear!
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Mr. Bunion: I'll have to get away from here!
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Mr. Bunion: This is not a very pleasant predicament! [HOPE]
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Mr. Bunion: Let me think of something to do right quick! [HOPE]
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Mr. Bunion: Oh! Eh! I'll have to wallop him good! Um!
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Mr. Bunion: There! I think I've finished him!
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Mr. Bunion: I knew if I hit him with that valise it'd be his end, sure!

Original Format

newspaper comic strip

Physical Dimensions

11.8" X 8.5"

NYSL Microfilm Citation

NY 01 New York 93-31968, AUG-OCT 1907 Reel 107

Reprinted

Winsor McCay, "A Pilgrim's Progress," Winsor McCay Early Works III, ed. Mark Thompson (West Carrollton, OH: Checker Book Publishing Group, 2004), pg.187

Tags

animals
hope
umbrella

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Bear Attack],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed September 20, 2017, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/123.