Back to top

"Very True," cartoon, Frank Leslie's Illustrated, August 24, 1867.

Scanned by: 
Sarah Goldberg, House Divided Project, Dickinson College
Scan date: 
07/12/2016
Notes: 
Cropped, sized, and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, July 19, 2017.
Image type: 
cartoon
Courtesy of: 
Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College
Original caption: 
VERY TRUE Clara - "Dear Augustus, do get up, it is really worth looking at - just see how beautifully Poughkeepsie is situated." Augustus - "So am I beautifully situated and well worth looking at, and yet Poughkeepsie doesn't pay me the compliment of getting up to look at me. Why shall I then get up and look at Poughkeepsie?"
Source citation: 

Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, August 24, 1867, p. 368.

How to Cite This Page: ""Very True," cartoon, Frank Leslie's Illustrated, August 24, 1867.," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College, http://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/node/47451.