This lapel button features Outcault's Yellow Kid, the first comic strip, holding playing cards; his gown is printed with the words "Say I Wish Some Gent Would Call Dat Bet". On the reverse it advertises "High Admiral Cigarette and N Y Journal Yellow Kid". A small blue number 17 indicates a series.
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
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