Comic book

Comic book
Title
Comic book
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.6. June 9, 1897 5 Cents/ TheYellow Kid/ R.F. Outcault By Permission of / The N.Y. Journal." The Yellow Kid is standing aboard a ship holding a spy glass with the captain standing behind him. His gown reads "Me An De Captain Is Running Dis Ship". On the reverse is an advertisment for the N.Y. Sunday Journal.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.1361
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Creative: Tronvig Group