Pin-back button

Object Number: 
2002.1.1351
Date: 
1910-1940
Medium: 
Metal, paper, celluloid
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 1 1/4 in. diameter
Description: 
This lapel button features Outcault's Yellow Kid, the first comic strip, with a fancy top hat and cane; his gown is printed with the words "Say I Won't Do A Ting Ter Broadway". On the reverse it advertises "High Admiral Cigarette and N Y Journal Yellow Kid". A small blue number 6 indicates a series.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group