Comic book

Object Number: 
2002.1.1362
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 "June 19, 1897 48 Pages 5 Cents/ TheYellow Kid/ Twice a Month." The cover shows a fat woman with a distressed expression in a small canoe being paddled by a small man. . 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