This lapel button features Outcault's Yellow Kid, the first comic strip, holding dollar bills and a red paint can; his gown is printed with the words "I Am Goin Ter Paint New York Red". On the reverse it advertises "High Admiral Cigarette and N Y Journal Yellow Kid". A small blue number 15 indicates a series.
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.