[Man with Trouble]

Dublin Core

Title

[Man with Trouble]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1908-08-04

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Man carrying a bundle of TROUBLE wants to talk to Mr. Bunion but he sprints away.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

ImageNo.

164

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1908-08-04

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

6

Transcription

Mr. Bunion (reading): Dear Mr. Bunion, If I should call on you at your home would it be agreeable to you to discuss a matter that might interest you and I know will be of great benefit to both of us. Misery loves company--
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Mr. Bunion: No! I'll not discuss anything relative to misery with someone in misery! I will sneak out!
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Man: Ah! You are the gentleman I believe I wrote to about having a little discussion on a topic which I think concerns us both, ahem! I am somewhat in the same boat as--
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Man: No! No! No! Don't go away! No, wait a second! I merely want to have a little talk--
Mr. Bunion: I'm , I'm, I'm busy today! I'm in a hurry! I've no time just now! I must--
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Man: As you know, misery loves companionship, I know any thing that will relieve you of that valise should relive you of a great burden and-
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Mr. Bunion: I see you have quite a bundle, sir!
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Man: Yes! It's a great worry too to me, that's what I wanted to [TROUBLE]
Mr. Bunion: No! I"ll see you some other time!
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Man [TROUBLE]: Hold on a second! I just want to say a few words!
Mr. Bunion: Fade away! No! Not me! No! No! G'way!
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Man: Just a second Mr. Bunion!
Mr. Bunion: Not unless you're as good a sprinter as I !!!!

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.192

Tags

trouble

Files

164-1908-8-4.jpg

Tags

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Man with Trouble],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed December 5, 2022, https://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/165.