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[A Few More Opportunities]

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Title

[A Few More Opportunities]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1908-09-22

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Follows a sign that says opportunites are this way - running with others who kick up so much dust he can't compete.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

ImageNo.

171

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1908-09-22

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

6

Transcription

[A FEW MORE OPPORTUNITIES IN LIFE! ARE LEFT FOR HUSTLERS COME QUICK! BEFORE THEY ARE GONE THIS WAY]
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Mr. Bunion: Well, I'm going to get one! Watch me hustle for it!
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Mr. Bunion: My! That young chap kicks up an awful dust!
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Mr. Bunion: Huh! This old valise is heavy!
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Mr. Bunion: They are all after one of those opportunities!
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Mr. Bunion: If I had an auto or a carriage--
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Mr. Bunion: and not this old box to carry, I might be able to grab one but no!
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Mr. Bunion: The valise together with the dust the others have kicked up have put the kibosh on me--um

Original Format

newspaper comic strip

Physical Dimensions

11.8" X 8.5"

NYSL Microfilm Citation

NY 01 New York 93-31968, SEP-NOV 15 1908 Reel 112

Tags

opportunity

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[A Few More Opportunities],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed September 21, 2017, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/172.