Comic book

Object Number: 
2002.1.1360
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.5. Price 5 Cents/ TheYellow Kid/ R.F. Outcault By Permission of / The N.Y. Journal." The Yellow Kid is crown and wearing a garland as he walks through a grass field. His gown reads "Gee I Won't Do A Ting But Be De Queen Of De May". On the reverse is an advertisment for the N.Y. Sunday Journal.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
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Creative: Tronvig Group