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    George McManus Bringing Up Father with Rosie's Beau Topper Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 7-18-43 (King Features Syndicate, 1943). McManus' comic strip featuring Maggie and Jiggs was a perfect send-up of the nouveau riche in America at the time. It was a strip that the common man could identify with as it lampooned the rich and pampered so often. This strip shows Jiggs' ingenuity in overcoming obstacles. It also features the topper comic Rosie's Beau, another creation by McManus. This page is produced on two pieces of Bristol board, taped and matted together. The art is ink over graphite with a combined image area of 16.5" x 20.5". There is some tanning and glue residue stain on the joined edges, otherwise in Excellent condition.

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    November, 2014
    20th-22nd Thursday-Saturday
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