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Illustration shows a group of boxers standing behind a large boxer who is giving Arctic explorer Robert E. Peary a jeweled belt labeled "Championship"; boxers are known for their pre-fight taunting bluster. Papers, probably from Peary's lectures, extend from a pocket of his fur coat, they state "Cook's a faker", "I'll show him up", and "Bluff".
Glackens, L. M. (Louis M.), 1866-1933, artist
  • Cartoons (Commentary)--1900-1910.
  • Magazine covers--1900-1910.
  • Offset photomechanical prints--Color--1900-1910.
  • Periodical illustrations--1900-1910.
  • 1 photomechanical print : offset, color.
  • Title from item.
  • Illus. in: Puck, v. 66, no. 1701 (1909 October 6), cover.
  • Copyright 1909 by Keppler & Schwarzmann.


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