[Paints the Valise]

Dublin Core

Title

[Paints the Valise]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1905-09-21

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Paints the valise.

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

ImageNo.

19

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1905-09-21

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

6

Transcription

Shopkeeper: What is it, sir?
Mr. Bunion: GIve me or rather sell me fifteen cents worth of black paint.
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Mr. Bunion: Now, to some secluded spot with this outfit and then me do a bit of high art. A piece of decoration on the old box.
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Mr. Bunion: Ah, that paint is it. It is it for sure, oh, thats great, thats fine! Grand! Out of sight!
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Mr. Bunion: Now, that's what I call a work of art, beautiful !!
/
Mr. Bunion: Well, I see you still have that sorrowful look with you, be like me! Hide your troubles.
Man: Hide the things following me? I wish I could. [Dog labeled JONAH]
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Mr. Bunion: Now here! I have my worries. But I've learned to conceal them. You try it!
Man: I've tried everything on the calendar to forget but I can't do it.[Dog labeled JONAH]
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Mr. Bunion: Be patient, like me, my! If you knew what I've gone through with, man--
Man: Here to! I don't see any chance for myself. It's all black to me, all gloom.
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Mr. Bunion: Oh! Eh. Dang it !!!!
Man: Gwan! Get away. Gwan for gracious sake! Go Away! [Dog labeled JONAH]

Original Format

newspaper comic strip

Physical Dimensions

11.8" X 8.5"

NYSL Microfilm Citation

NY 01 New York 93-31968, SEP-NOV 13 1905, Reel 098

Reprinted

Winsor McCay, "A Pilgrim's Progress," Winsor McCay Early Works VI, ed. Mark Thompson (West Carrollton, OH: Checker Book Publishing Group, 2005), pg.174

Tags

Jonah

Files

19-1905-9-21.jpg

Tags

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[Paints the Valise],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed December 3, 2022, https://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/19.