[Ill in Bed]

Dublin Core

Title

[Ill in Bed]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1906-01-04

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Mr. Bunion ill in bed.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

ImageNo.

49

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1906-01-04

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

6

Transcription

Mr. Bunion: Oh. I feel terrible. I'm in awful pain. I think I'm going to be sick. Yes, dear, I'm sick now. Oh! What pain.
Mrs. Bunion: I think I'll send for a doctor. I'm worried, dear.
/
Doctor: Yes, your tongue is bad. You had better go to bed. You are very sick.
Mr. Bunion: The pain is so sever, doc. That I'm in misery. Ow do something--
/
Doctor: I'll have to call in another physician. He's in very bad shape. His temperature is rising rapidly
Mr. Bunion: The pain, oh is unbearable
/
Doctor #2: You had better make your will, Mister bunion. Make your will.
Mr. Bunion: Will? I've got nothing except-oh, no, if I go I'll leave nothing, no.
/
Mrs. Bunion: Oh! Oh! Is he going to die?
Doctor #2: It has come to the worst. You might as well know it unless his temperature goes down.
Doctor: Mrs. Bunion, your husband is fatly failing, yes, and you may---
Mr. Bunion: Oh! I'm dying with pain! I"m in agony! Oh! Let me die!
/
Mrs. Bunion: Are you feeling better, dear? I'm so glad you are resting.
Mr. Bunion: Oh, how I have suffered. The pain has eased up, oh! Thank goodness, I am resting easier. Oh, this is awful! Awful! Awful!
/
Mr. Bunion: Yes, that's what I want. I'm a little weak but otherwise fine.
Mrs. Bunion: You're looking splendid, yes, splendid.
/
Man: I see you are out again. How do you feel? As strong as ever, I suppose, eh?
Mr. Bunion: Ah! LIfe has a new charm for me, now. Yes, I'm feeling great! Tip top! and happy and thats no life.

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

illness

Files

49-1906-1-4.jpg

Tags

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Ill in Bed],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed November 22, 2017, http://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/49.