The Boy's Own Paper, Volume VI (6 October 1883): 264. 11 1/4 x 8 inches. Courtesy of the John Hay Library, Brown University. Photograph and Text by Siobhan Lam. [This image may be used without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose.]from
Note how the cartoon, like much Victorian work intended for children, moralizes — don't be a stingy boy, or else! — but that it is presented in comic form!
Other Material from this periodical
- Front-page, "The Willoughby Captains: A School Story" (6 October 1883)
- Front-page, "The Willoughby Captains: A School Story" (1 March 1884)
- Alarming changes in a stingy boy!
- Rank markws of the British Navy
- The Rank Marks of the British Army
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