[Grand Canyon]

Dublin Core

Title

[Grand Canyon]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1905

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Throws valise into Grand Canyon

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

ImageNo.

48

PublicationDate

1905

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

Transcription

Mr. Bunion: The Grand Canon (sic), Ha! Five thousand feet below to the rocks. My! Think of it! Oh! An idea! A good one, too! I'll--
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Mr. Bunion: Pitch this old thing down into that gorge, eh! Ugh! And lose it!
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[out of panel] Mr. Bunion: At last! I've lost it, ha ha!
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Mr. Bunion: Oh, how nice it feels to be without that miserable box! This scenery is fine--oh! eh!--
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Mr. Bunion: Oh, who, ah! What is it? Oh! and he's got that old thing with him. I'll have to--
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Mr. Bunion: Absent myself and do it quick, too! Whee!
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Mr. Bunion: Oh, well! It's no use! I'm in for it? Yes, oh!

Original Format

newspaper comic strip

Physical Dimensions

11.8" X 8.5"

Reprinted

Winsor McCay, "A Pilgrim's Progress," Winsor McCay Early Works, ed. Mark Thompson (West Carrollton, OH: Checker Book Publishing Group, 2003), pg. 196

Notes

This comic appears in Judith O'Sullivan's catalog as having run in the Wheeling West Virginia Gazette in January of 1906. It may never have run in the Evening Telegram but went directly to syndication. A version appears in Early Works.

Tags

travel

Files

48-1905-grandcanyon.jpg

Tags

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Grand Canyon],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed November 19, 2017, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/48.