Overall: 17 1/4 x 20 1/2 in. ( 43.8 x 52.1 cm )
printed: at bottom: "When I saw any one fond of popularity/ constantly employing himself in political/ bustles, neglecting his own affairs and/ ruining them by that neglect: He pays/ indeed says I, for his whistle./..."
Copperplate-printed cotton kerchief with Benjamin Franklin and children in a sitting room with a whistle, above the story in three columns; printed in sepia ink on a natural ground; decorative border.
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