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The northern woman; The outcome of the strike
Sheet consists of two broadsides (número 2 on left and número 1 on right) of the penny press "Edición especial." Número 2 has a small masthead illustration of a man and woman sitting next to each other as well as an image of a well-dressed man. The text "The northern woman" conveys in verse the beauty of a woman from norther Mexico's eyes. In an accompanying text, "The bird seller," a man is reminded of love by a nightingale's song. Número 1 has a small masthead with scroll motif and the text, in verse, is titled "The outcome of the strike," and tells of 30 participants who are arrested by the police.

Part of the U.S. Library of Congress's Caroline and Erwin Swann collection of caricature and cartoon (Library of Congress).

Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm), publisher
  • Broadsides--Mexican--1900-1920.
  • 1 print on brown ground wood paper : relief etching, with text in letterpress ; 23 x 33.7 cm. (sheet).
Posada, José Guadalupe, 1852-1913 , artist
  • Edición especial de canciones, coplas, corridos, versos y poesías celebres. Coleccionadas y publicadas por la Test. de Antonio Vanegas Arroyo, 2a de Santa Teresa 40. México, D.F., Serie G, Número 1.
  • Edición especial de canciones, coplas, corridos, versos y poesías celebres. Coleccionadas y publicadas por la Tip. de la Test. de Antonio Vanegas Arroyo. 2a de Santa Teresa No. 40. México. D.F. Serie G, Número 2.
  • See PGA - Vanegas, no. 141 for número 1 and 2 printed on blue paper with número 3 and 4.
  • Bequest and gift; Caroline and Erwin Swann; 1977; (DLC/PP-1977:215.643).
  • Forms part of: Caroline and Erwin Swann collection of caricature and cartoon (Library of Congress).

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