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Title

[Fetch]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1908-02-25

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Tosses the valise into the ocean but a dog swims out and fetches it back.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

ImageNo.

141

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1908-02-25

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

8

Transcription

Mr. Bunion: That tide is going out. I'll toss this old thing in and let
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Mr. Bunion: it go along, out to sea! It will come back I know, but not for a while.
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Mr. Bunion: What, eh, is that? Huh! Where did that dog come from?
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Mr. Bunion: Whose dog is that? He wan't here a minute ago! I was in hopes that I
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Mr. Bunion: would be rid of that valise for awhile, at least. But no! He's going to fetch-
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Mr. Bunion: it back to me at once. The tide would have taken it away out to sea
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Mr. Bunion: someone should find it and bring it back in a week or two. Huh! Now! I get it back at once. Come on, you, poor, well
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Mr. Bunion: meaning brute! You think you have done me a great favor but you haven't, no!

Original Format

newspaper comic strip

Physical Dimensions

11.8" X 8.5"

NYSL Microfilm Citation

NY 01 New York 93-31968, JAN-MAR 14 1908 Reel 109

Reprinted

Winsor McCay, "A Pilgrim's Progress," Winsor McCay Early Works IV, ed. Mark Thompson (West Carrollton, OH: Checker Book Publishing Group, 2004), pg.169

Tags

animals
ocean

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Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Fetch],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed September 20, 2017, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/142.