([circa 1870's])

Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
[none]
Pages
14
On-sale Date
1870 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
?
Editing
?
Color
printed in color on both sides, read first one side then the other
Dimensions
5-1/2" tall x 3-1/2" wide
Paper Stock
folded light cardboard/heavy paper booklet, which unfolds into a long strip, one panel per fold
Publishing Format
giveaway

Issue Notes

Theatrical giveaway, depicting a small portion of the play "One of the Finest"; Gus Williams was an actor; John Rickaby the play's manager.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
John Mishler (portrayed by Gus Williams)
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The Romance of a Hammock (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A man rides by a woman on a hammock, they flirt, get married, have children, feel trapped in the marriage, the man blows his head off with a shotgun to escape, the widow returns to the hammock, a man rides by.

Indexer Notes

Victorian style comic: text narration appears beneath each picture, no word balloons.

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Table of Contents
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  2. 1. The Romance of a Hammock
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