[Man with Trouble II]

Dublin Core

Title

[Man with Trouble II]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1908-08-25

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Man with TROUBLE is back and wants to know where he can dump the bundle.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

ImageNo.

167

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1908-08-25

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

6

Transcription

Mr. Bunion: Yes, I suppose a good story well told will make a man forget his--
Man#1: Sure! You will forget your troubles at once!
/
Mr. Bunion: Oh! I know some good stories, but I forget them so quick!
Man#1: You've heard the one about the fellow who fell in love with a young lady, too her out to dine
/
Mr. Bunion: Took her out to dine? No! I don't think I have
Man#1: He asked her to remove her veil so he could see her beautiful face--
/
Mr. Bunion: Asked her to remove her veil?
Man#1: Yes, and queered himself. She told him it wasn't a veil she had on, it was freckles!
/
Man#2: Can I speak to you a minute, Mister Bunion?
Mr. Bunion: Why, I do not know you! Who are you?
Man#1: Someone wants to see you!
/
Man#2: I met you a couple of weeks ago. You remember me!
Mr. Bunion: What do you want with me?
Man#1: I'll see you later and finish the story.
/
Man#2 [TROUBLE]: Can you tell me where I can dump this bundle, get rid of it? You--
Mr. Bunion: If I knew of a place I'd dump my own burden! No! No! Go away! Skiddoo!
/
Man#2:
I thought maybe you knew of some place where I could take it and
Mr. Bunion: No! No! Fade away! Go way and lay down!

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.186

Tags

trouble

Files

167-1908-8-25.jpg

Tags

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Man with Trouble II],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed December 5, 2022, https://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/168.