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Item # 594996
January 19, 1887
PUCK, New York, Jan. 19, 1887
* Color political prints
Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoon caricatures and political satire, publishing from 1871 until 1918. It was also the first to successfully adopt full color lithography printing for a weekly publication. The color prints are very desired for their displayability. This issue has as its political cartoons:
front page: "The Senate of the Future--A Close Corporation ofg Millionaires."
double-page centerfold: "A Summer Idyll For Midwinter."
back page: "Between Two Popes."
Complete in 16 pages, 14 by 10 1/2 inches, nice.
Category: Post-Civil War