[Man with Changeable Face]

Dublin Core

Title

[Man with Changeable Face]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1907-07-30

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Mr. Bunion talks with "a rich man" with "a changeable face."

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

ImageNo.

112

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1907-07-30

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

6

Transcription

Man: Well, my old friend, how are you? How's the world treating you? I'm quite interested--
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Mr. Bunion: Huh! I'm glad you are interested in me, no one seems to care much whether I am alive or not. I never--
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Mr. Bunion: ask anyone to help me, I'd rather steal than beg. I sometimes feel tempted to see some--
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Mr. Bunion: of my friends in regard to my condition, if a friend in need is a friend in deed be--
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Mr. Bunion: true--I have never had occasion to dispute it, understand? But if it is a true--
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Mr. Bunion: saying, it is a grand feeling among men! It's comforting to know.--Oh! I'm not going to ask you for--
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Man: Oh! I know that , Mister. I know you were not going to ask me for anything, but I must go.
Mr. Bunion: I understand. Yes!
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Mr. Bunion: He's the man with the changeable face. I like to watch his face when he expects to be touched. He is a very rich man but an awful grouch. I wouldn't ask him for a nickel if I were starving--

Original Format

newspaper comic strip

Physical Dimensions

11.8" X 8.5"

NYSL Microfilm Citation

NY 01 New York 93-31968, MAY-JUL 1907 Reel 106

Reprinted

Winsor McCay, "A Pilgrim's Progress," Winsor McCay Early Works III, ed. Mark Thompson (West Carrollton, OH: Checker Book Publishing Group, 2004), pg.181

Files

112-1907-7-30.jpg

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Man with Changeable Face],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed February 5, 2023, https://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/112.