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Item # 605890
December 25, 1889
PUCK, New York, Dec. 25, 1889
* 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 much desired for their displayability. This issue has as its political cartoons:
front page: "Me and My Partner."
double-page centerfold: "Some Fond & Foolish Parents of the Period--A Little Christmas Sermon."
back page: "Our Doctors and Lawyers."
Complete in 16 pages, tipped-in centerfold, 13 1/4 by 10 1/4 inches, nice condition.
Category: Post-Civil War