The Rag Heroine Gets Married

Title

The Rag Heroine Gets Married

Abstract

Artist

Date

No date

Transcription

Recto: "Suddenly one day she grasped him by the [co]llar. 'What are you always [illegible] me fur, young fellow?' [illegible] said, fiercely. He could [illegible] his feeling no longer. Because-because', he faltered, I love you, Marier!' // [illegible] promise, Marier,' he said to her, sitting in [illegible] apartment in the hotel where else [illegible]- at this expense- 'that you marry me as soon as your education is finished and you are fit to be called DeGoatis!' 'Yes, Jimmy, I will,' replied, 'only give me some slight token [illegible] compact; and she drew from his [illegible] this magnificent diamond ring, and [illegible] it with ordinary grass curtain [illegible] found by her in the rags long ago."
Verso: [PC-74a drawing on verso].

Subject

Condition

Paper fragment adhered to top edge, smudging around drawing.

Place

Medium

black ink on board

Dimensions

8.75 x 4.25 in.

Genre

Political cartoons--American

Coordinates

Source

Original drawing location: PC-74b (Box 13).

URI

http://hdl.handle.net/2345/5122

Ref. Number

(Becker)PC-74b

Collection

Citation

“The Rag Heroine Gets Married,” The Becker Collection, accessed September 19, 2020, https://beckercollection.bc.edu/items/show/2362.