[Homestead]

Dublin Core

Title

[Homestead]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1908-07-07

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Visits "the old homestead" and sees his ancestors burdens.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

ImageNo.

160

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1908-07-07

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

6

Transcription

Mr. Bunion: Back to the old homestead where I was born! Hum! I will go in and visit the old place once again!
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Mr. Bunion: There's the old picture of my father! A good but poor old fellow! huh! [DAILY GRIND]
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Mr. Bunion: And there is a picture of my grand father! he was a plucky old man! [DRUDGERY]
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[TOIL] Mr. Bunion: That's the sturdy old chap! My great grand Daddy we are so proud of!
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[UNREST] Mr. Bunion: Old Papa Bunion of seventy six! He was a grand patriot!
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Mr. Bunion: The Bunions were a hardy lot! Look at that old ancestor of ours! [PERPETUAL WORRY]
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[DEBTS, WORK, ANXIETY, BAD LUCK, LABOR] Mr. Bunion: And the old heirlooms! Huh! Of the family how they bring one back, well! I guess I'll go!
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Mr. Bunion: I don't know whether visiting one's old homestead always is a pleasant visit or not! With me it seems a sad one! Oh! Well! Forget it!

Original Format

newspaper comic strip

Physical Dimensions

11.8" X 8.5"

NYSL Microfilm Citation

NY 01 New York 93-31968, JUN-AUG 1908 Reel 111

Reprinted

Winsor McCay, "A Pilgrim's Progress," Winsor McCay Early Works IV, ed. Mark Thompson (West Carrollton, OH: Checker Book Publishing Group, 2004), pg.196
Winsor McCay, "A Pilgrim's Progress," Winsor McCay Early Works, ed. Mark Thompson (West Carrollton, OH: Checker Book Publishing Group, 2003), pg.179

Files

160-1908-7-7.jpg

Tags

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Homestead],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed November 26, 2022, https://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/161.