Comic book

Object Number: 
2002.1.1358
Date: 
1897
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
10 3/8 x 7 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
This comic book features Outcault's Yellow Kid. The cover reads "Vol.I. No.3. Price 5 Cents/ TheYellow Kid/ R.F. Outcault By Permission of / The N.Y. Journal." The Yellow Kid is walking down the street in a top hat, collar, cuffs, spats and a cane with a giant flower in his lapel. His gown reads "Say I Ain't Doin A Ting To Broadway ". On the reverse is an advertisment for the N.Y. Sunday Journal.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group