Saturday, December 08, 2007
The run-up to the O'Brien-Burns heavyweight championship bout has Herriman giving them the nudge in these cartoons of November 21 - 23 1906. Jim Jeffries was cartoon-worthy as well since he was to referee the big fight (and apparently weathered a tornado along the way).
Labels: Herriman's LA Examiner Cartoons
"Where in the world is Beany’s goat?"
"Prosecution wrought up over goat question. Fear other goats may follow."
Beanie Walker was a friend of Herriman's from the Roach Studio. I wonder if there is an in-joke somewhere...