[Automobile]

Dublin Core

Title

[Automobile]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1909-2-2

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Mr. Bunion rides in an automobile.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

ImageNo.

190

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1909-2-2

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

Transcription

Man: Ah! Just the one I want to see! Come, take a spin with me! Forget your old Dull Care! Yes-
Mr. Bunion: I have not much time. I'd like to go. How far you going to go?
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Man: Just a nice little trip! Be right back, sure!
Mr. Bunion: I have an engagement with a party who will rid me of this valise.
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Man: We are now sixteen miles out! I'll turn around and spin back with you, yep!
Mr. Bunion: Yes, because if I miss my appointment I am lost! So hurry!
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Man: What what that, a pistol?
Mr. Bunion: Sounded and felt like an earthquake!
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Man: Its only a loose perumberator! I'll bet you back to the city on time!
Mr. Bunion: If I do not see my man I am done for! Do you think you--
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Man: How many minutes have you got? I can get you back in time don't worry about me!
Mr. Bunion: I'm not worrying about you! I'm worrying about my self and this valise!
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Man: Huh! Blank blankety blank! You had better start footing it old man!
Mr. Bunion: How far did you say it was back to town, sixteen miles? Gracious, I'll never get there.
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Mr. Bunion: There's always someone who wants to entertain you when you have something serious to do on hand! Huh!

Original Format

newspaper comic strip

Physical Dimensions

11.8" X 8.5"

NYSL Microfilm Citation

NY 01 New York 93-31968, FEB-APR 15 1909 Reel 114

Reprinted

Winsor McCay, "A Pilgrim's Progress," Winsor McCay Early Works VII, ed. Mark Thompson (West Carrollton, OH: Checker Book Publishing Group, 2006), pg.139

Files

190-1909-2-2.jpg

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Automobile],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed November 24, 2017, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/191.