Metal, paper, celluloid
1/8 x 1 1/4 in. diameter
This lapel button features Outcault's Yellow Kid, the first comic strip, wearing a hat on a wooden hobby horse; a sign reads "Napoleon Wasn't De Only Pebble on De Beach". On the reverse it advertises "High Admiral Cigarette and N Y Journal Yellow Kid". A small blue number 13 indicates a series.
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
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