[Missing Valise]

Dublin Core

Title

[Missing Valise]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1908-05-05

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

The valise is missing at the Bunion's home.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

ImageNo.

151

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1908-05-05

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

8

Transcription

Mr. Bunion: Well, I suppose I've got to go, it's getting late, I must get out and hustle! Hustle! Hustle! That's what I've got to do.
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Mr. Bunion: Huh! Where's my valise? It was here a minute ago! Where did it go so quick?
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Mr. Bunion: Did anybody come in here and take my valise? Who knows where my valise went to?
[out of panel] Your valise? No! Gracious! no. I do not!
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Mrs. Bunion: Can't you find your valise? Mercy!
Mr. Bunion: Don't get excited!!!! Don't got all to pieces about it!
Woman #1: Why I saw it a moment ago, yes, right there!
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Mrs. Bunion: Pshaw! We must find it at once!
Woman #1: I don't see where it could go! Um!!
Mr. Bunion: Now. here! If it's gone it's gone! Don't worry about it! Never mind
/
Woman #2: Was it a heavy one? Mrs. Bunion: yes, yes, yes. A big black one, you know the one.
Woman #1: Had Dull Care on it! A great big heavy one!!!
Mr. Bunion: Aw! Let it go! I don't care! Naw!
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Mr. Bunion: Here! here! Let it go, what if it has gone? Come back!
Woman #1: No! No! Well! Find it!
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Woman #2: I think it is out yonder missus!
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Woman #1: I'm so glad!
Mr. Bunion: All this trouble about nothing.
Woman #2: Heh 'tis hen's yo volise, suh!
Man: Thot I'd brush it off fo yoh, Mistah Bunion! Looked so kine of dusty!

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.182

Tags

wife

Files

151-1908-5-2.jpg

Tags

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Missing Valise],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed November 19, 2017, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/152.