[Bills in the Valise]

Dublin Core

Title

[Bills in the Valise]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1905-10-19

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Puts all of his wife's bills into 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.

27

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1905-10-19

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

8

Transcription

Mr. Bunion (reading paper) [Paper: After counting the people for ten years back, the insurance trust was secured. All the money in sight no art]
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Mrs. Bunion: Well, I am home and so glad. The stores were so crowded, I thought I would suffocate. Every body seemed to be out shopping.
Mr. Bunion: ?
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[Paper: Millions of capital back of a movement to stop the promiscuous circulation of money among the]
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Mrs. Bunion: Well I've purchased my winter outfit. I bought two hats, a coat, two dresses, some lace and underwear and a pairs of shoes.
Mr. Bunion: Ahh. Thats good. [Paper]
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[Paper: Inmates of the home for the aged and infirm must earn their keep by the sweat of their brows to support trust company]
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Mrs. Bunion: I've had this stuff charged and here are the bills. You better --
Mr. Bunion: Yes. I'll take care of them.
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Mr. Bunion: I'll just put them away in here. They will be safe in here. No one will bother them here.
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Mr. Bunion: Cuckoo, eh? Well, that means that I must get busy. Time to go to work. Oh, well. [Paper: All men not worth a million to be chloroformed]
[Cuckoo Clock: Cuckoo Cuckoo Cuckoo Cuckoo Cuckoo Cuckoo]

Original Format

newspaper comic strip

Physical Dimensions

11.8" X 8.5"

NYSL Microfilm Citation

NY 01 New York 93-31968, SEP-NOV 13 1905, Reel 098

Tags

newspaper
wife
money

Files

27-1905-10-19.jpg

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Bills in the Valise],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed November 17, 2017, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/27.