[Laughing Man]

Dublin Core

Title

[Laughing Man]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1908-04-07

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Laughs with a black man, who becomes hysterical over the valise?

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

ImageNo.

147

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1908-04-07

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

6

Transcription

Mr. Bunion: Who is that fellow laughing? My! It sounds good! They say laughing is contagious, I'm going to expos myself, to the , ah, eh.--
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Mr. Bunion: That fellow is happy sure! huh! Man: All ah kah boot is liven ah doan wan no munny. No automobile, jis live ads all!
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Mr. Bunion: I'm going to find out what makes him so happy! Man: Ha! Ha! Huh! Who's dis I heah common' on behind me?
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Mr. Bunion: you are feeling good today! Man: ye-ah, yea, huh, I'm feline' ha! Yah!
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Mr. Bunion: Ha! Ha! I have to laugh too! Ha! Ha! Man: Oh! Oh! Oh! Ha! Ha! Ha! He! He! He! Oh! Yah! Yah! Huh! Huh! Huh!--
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Mr. Bunion: Ha! Ha! Ha! What are you laughing at? Ha! He! Ho!
Man: Well, Ah! Ha! Ha! Ha! I'm ah yah! Yah! Yah! Yah! Yah!
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Mr. Bunion: Ha! Ha! What are you laughing at?
Man: Gwan away! I'm g'ine die sure!
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Mr. Bunion: What this? Man: Yes ash! Dat ah reading you got on you satchel gin make me laff museff sick!

Original Format

newspaper comic strip

Physical Dimensions

11.8" X 8.5"

NYSL Microfilm Citation

NY 01 New York 93-31968, MAR 15-MAY 1908 Reel 110

Reprinted

Winsor McCay, "A Pilgrim's Progress," Winsor McCay Early Works IV, ed. Mark Thompson (West Carrollton, OH: Checker Book Publishing Group, 2004), pg.181

Files

147-1908-4-7.jpg

Tags

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Laughing Man],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed November 18, 2017, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/148.