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Title

[Luxury Valise]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1905-12-04

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

At the train station, man takes Dull Care by mistake and leaves his valise instead.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

ImageNo.

40

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1905-12-04

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

8

Transcription

[Newspaper: Her Only Son, Her Only Support, Her Only Comfort, Gets Ten Years for Sassing
Man: I wonder if that isn't my California train backing in.
/
[Newspaper: Bread Soon To Be One Dollar A Loaf]
/
Man: I'll go and see. I'll go and ask the station agent.
/
[Newspaper: $10,000 Dinner Given to Chimpanzee Now Visiting in New York]
Man: Ah, now I can go aboard and rest.
/
[Newspaper: Insurance President Caught Stealing
Mr. Bunion: That fellow has made a mistake in the valises. Huh!
/
Mr. Bunion: Well, it's his look out, not mine. He took my valise instead of his own. Well, I don't know what to do about it. It looks like
/
Mr. Bunion: a pretty good box. Well, I should say so! Ah, luxury! Eh? Will I or Will I not he's gone to --
/
Mr. Bunion: California and maybe to Australia. I don't know him nor he me. I'll own it for a little while anyway. but I hope he never misses--
/
Mr. Bunion: Oh, Yes! Yes! Eh? That's alright.
Man: Excuse me sir, I have made a mistake. I took your valise by mistake. I am very sorry. I assure you that I am so careless.

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

Reprinted

Winsor McCay, "A Pilgrim's Progress," Winsor McCay Early Works VI, ed. Mark Thompson (West Carrollton, OH: Checker Book Publishing Group, 2005), pg. 185

Tags

newspaper
comfort
money
theft

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Luxury Valise],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed September 20, 2017, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/40.