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Title

[Quarry]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1908-10-20

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Throws the valise into a stone crusher machine but it stops it up. The workers throw the valise at Mr. Bunion.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

ImageNo.

175

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1908-10-20

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

6

Transcription

Mr. Bunion: Huh! See that stone crusher at work pulverizing that rock! Um!
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Mr. Bunion: It just grinds it up into dust! How powerful!
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Mr. Bunion: I'm going to toss this in to that crusher for luck!
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Mr. Bunion: Good By! Old Jonah! You'll bother me no more!!!!
Men: Stop! Stop!
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Men: Who did it, eh? Somebody has put the whole business on the bum. Say! This machine is down and out! Yep. It's busted all to pieces! Who did it, I wonder!
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Man#1: Where did the guy go, fellows?
Man#2: I think I seem him yonder!
Man#3: That's him runnin' yonder!
Man#4: Yes, there he goes. See him beat it!
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Man: Take that you sneak! You're trying to ruin our machine!
Mr. Bunion: I didn't mean to injure you men!
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Mr. Bunion: Oh! Well, I'll forget it!

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

Reprinted

Winsor McCay, "A Pilgrim's Progress," Winsor McCay Early Works V, ed. Mark Thompson (West Carrollton, OH: Checker Book Publishing Group, 2005), pg.23

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Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Quarry],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed September 20, 2017, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/176.