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The song that kills / K.

The song that kills / K. Illustration shows a siren wearing a scarf labeled "Get Rich Quick", sitting on a rock ledge labeled "Margin Gambling", and playing a lyre labeled "Stock Market" with strings ... show more

The song that kills / K.
1 photomechanical print : offset, color.
Illustration shows a siren wearing a scarf labeled "Get Rich Quick", sitting on a rock ledge labeled "Margin Gambling", and playing a lyre labeled "Stock Market" with strings labeled "Erie, Union Pacific, Northern Pacific, U.S. Steel, Amal. Copper, American Ice, Brooklyn R.T., Reading, [and] Inter. Met." On rocks below is a wrecked ship labeled "Exploited Bank" and on nearby rocks are the bodies of victims.
  • Title from item.
  • Illus. in: Puck, v. 63, no. 1616 (1908 February 19), cover.
  • Copyright 1908 by Keppler & Schwarzmann.
  • Miscellaneous Items in High Demand
  • Avarice--1900-1910.
  • Stock market--1900-1910.
  • Sirens (Mythology)--1900-1910.
  • Lyres--1900-1910.
  • Shipwrecks--1900-1910.
  • Cartoons (Commentary)--1900-1910.
  • Magazine covers--1900-1910.
  • Offset photomechanical prints--Color--1900-1910.
  • Periodical illustrations--1900-1910.
Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956, artist

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