[The Golden Stair]

Dublin Core

Title

[The Golden Stair]

Creator

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934

Date

1905-10-02

Source

New York Evening Telegram

Publisher

New York Herald Co.

Description

Meets a gnome on the Golden Stairs to happiness

Contributor

Kirsten A. McKinney
New York State Library

Language

English

Type

comic strip

Coverage

1900s(1905-1909)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

ImageNo.

22

Series Title

A Pilgrim's Progress By Mister Bunion

PublicationDate

1905-10-02

Publication

New York Evening Telegram

PublicationPage

6

Transcription

Mr. Bunion: There's something that will catch me, sure! That is just what I have been looking for. At last I've found the place. [These Golden Stairs lead on to ease, comfort, and happiness.]
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Mr. Bunion: Ease, comfort, and happiness! Maybe I haven't been searching for those three articles for---
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Gnome: Hold! Stop! Right where you are! Don't come another step. Stop, sir!
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Mr. Bunion: Aw, get out. Who are you? You little mite. Who are you?
Gnome: Never mind who I am. You stay down stairs!!!! You can't come up here.
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Mr. Bunion: I'll swat you. You are too little to talk that way. Too little to--
Gnome: I'm little bu oh, my! You'll find, old man but big enough for you!
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Mr. Bunion: You are not going to stop me from going up are you? Honest? You're mad because I don't admire your beard.
Gnome: Do you want to see my authority?
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Mr. Bunion: That satisfies me. You are in authority. You certainly must be obeyed--
Gnome: Theres my authority! [Labeled IF]
/
Mr. Bunion: He is a little fellow but he has put many of us on that old rocky path.

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

Tags

chance

Files

22-1905-10-2.jpg

Tags

Citation

McCay, Winsor, 1867?-1934, “[The Golden Stair],” Pilgrim's Progress, accessed December 6, 2022, https://pilgrims-progress.richmond.edu/items/show/22.