[Dynamite]

Dublin Core

Title

[Dynamite]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1905-07-10

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Blows up valise with dynamite.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

ImageNo.

3

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1905-07-10

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

4

Transcription

Mr. Bunion: What's that? Ooh! Dynamite? Someone left that here to hinder my progress? Still more, it's full too and sealed.
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Mr. Bunion: Let's see, what is that about there being a tide in the affairs of men? Which if taken at the flood leads on to fortune if not, all is lost - Ah
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Mr. Bunion: Mr. Bunion will get busy and do an act of saving himself from getting lost. Opportunity is a scarce article--
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Mr. Bunion: These days but I know one when I see it. This is the chance of my life its skidoo for the valise now.
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Mr. Bunion: Wow! / Mr. Bunion: Slickest thing you ever saw. Just like finding it I shall now waltz down the Gilded Lane where I belong. I was never intended to be poor.
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Mr. Bunion: Life is a charming condition, to live is one of the most pleasing sensations we may desire. I certainly do enjoy life I love it, I --
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Mr. Bunion: Well! For land sakes. I thought that old valise was blown to smithereens, pshaw! I'm an awful unlucky dog confound it!

Original Format

newspaper comic strip

Physical Dimensions

11.8" X 8.5"

NYSL Microfilm Citation

NY 01 New York 93-31968, June 15-August 1905, Reel 097

Reprinted

Winsor McCay, "A Pilgrim's Progress," Winsor McCay Early Works VIII, ed. Mark Thompson (West Carrollton, OH: Checker Book Publishing Group, 2006), pg.176

Tags

desctruction
opportunity
luck
monologue

Files

3-1905-7-10.jpg

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Dynamite],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed November 24, 2017, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/3.