[Peacock Pride]

Dublin Core

Title

[Peacock Pride]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1905-11-20

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Mr. Bunion pays a man with a wheelbarrow to carry 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.

36

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1905-11-20

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

6

Transcription

Man: Want me to carry your valise for you, sir?
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Man: I charge twenty cents and hour only.
Mr. Bunion: Well, you can carry it for a couple of hours, I guess.
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Mr. Bunion: Ha! Ha! If that fellow isn't a genius. Some people seem to be so handy that obstacles never hinder their progress in life --
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Mr. Bunion: Now why could not I have thought of that scheme of lugging that box?
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Mr. Bunion: Say! How much will you take for that vehicle? I believe I'll
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Man: I'll sell it to you for six bits, Fren. [PRIDE]
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Man: Do you want it? For six bits? Take it.
Mr. Bunion: No. I guess I won't buy it. How much do I owe you for your--
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Mr. Bunion: People that have got it to burn map out a set of rules that we must obey. I must look and be dignified no matter how I suffer. But Oh! How I would like to use that wheel barrow.

Original Format

newspaper comic strip

Physical Dimensions

11.8" X 8.5"

NYSL Microfilm Citation

NY 01 New York 93-31968, NOV 14 1905-JAN 1906, Reel 099

Tags

servitude

Files

36-1905-11-20.jpg

Tags

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Peacock Pride],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed October 30, 2020, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/36.