[Millionaires Row]

Dublin Core

Title

[Millionaires Row]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1905-10-23

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Burdens of the wealthy.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

ImageNo.

28

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1905-10-23

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

6

Transcription

[Millionaire's Row] Mr. Bunion: This is where to like to live. Its the real only place where life is one long con--
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Mr. Bunion: Oh! What! Who is that groaning so? Oh! Oh! Someone is suffering some awful agony.
[out of panel]: Oh! Oh! Pity me. I am so tired of life. I am so weary oh! Why must I suffer such torture?
/
Mr. Bunion: Some one is in my fix. Its like all I hear every day. I might help him. Misery loves company. Oh! Gracious!
[out of panel]: I am so exhausted and discouraged! Oh! Oh! What, - How long must I endure this agony? Why, oh, why? Must I suffer so continuously?
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Mr. Bunion: Well, I'll just have to help that fellow some way. It makes my blood creep to hear a poor creature grown like that. I must find him and help him.
[out of panel]: Oh! Oh! Poor me, oh! What pain I suffer, oh!
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Mr. Bunion: Thats the worst I ever saw. That is fierce. Man: I can't bear up much longer, oh! Oh! Poor me! Oh!
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Man: Oh! Oh! Oh! Why must I be cursed this way? Oh!
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Man [burden labeled WEALTH]: No! No! You you can't help me. Oh! Oh! Oh! OH!
Mr. Bunion: No, I couldn't do a thing if I was in your place but just busy.
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Mr. Bunion: I couldn't help him, no! I wish he'd let me try it. Gosh! That is funny, yow! Man: Oh! Oh! Oh! Oh! Oh! Oh!

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

wealth
burden
fatigue

Files

28-1905-10-23.tif

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Millionaires Row],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed October 19, 2017, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/28.