Photo, Print, Drawing Terry. Maybe Our food tablets and fuel oil have helped these poor devils a lot - but they're still in tough shape from goin' hungry! / Milton Caniff.

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Title
Terry. Maybe Our food tablets and fuel oil have helped these poor devils a lot - but they're still in tough shape from goin' hungry! / Milton Caniff.
Summary
Four-panel comic strip shows Terry and Burma walking through a devastated Chinese village distributing food and fuel oil. As they approach a seemingly empty hut, Burma wonders if the inhabitants have the plague.
Contributor Names
Caniff, Milton Arthur, 1907-1988, artist
Created / Published
1938 Jan. 1 [publication date]
Subject Headings
-  Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945--Economic & industrial aspects--China
-  Assistance--China--1930-1940
Format Headings
Adventure comics--American--1930-1940.
Ink drawings--1930-1940.
Notes
-  Title from item.
-  Inscription: For Bill and Arthur Wood, Jr. with my very best wishes.
-  Copyright, 1938, by Chicago Tribune - N.Y. News Syndicate Inc.
-  (DLC/PP-2003:133).
-  Forms part of: Art Wood Collection of Caricature and Cartoon (Library of Congress).
-  Exhibited: Masters of Twentieth-Century American Comics, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI and The Newark Museum, Newark, NJ, 2006-2007.
-  Unprocessed in WOOD/Caniff
Medium
1 drawing : ink brush and opaque white over graphite underdrawing ; 17.9 x 54.3 cm. (sheet)
Call Number/Physical Location
WOOD - CS, no. 1055 [P&P]
Repository
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.pnp/pp.print
Digital Id
ppmsca 11581 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.11581
Library of Congress Control Number
2006678906
Reproduction Number
LC-DIG-ppmsca-11581 (digital file from original drawing)
Rights Advisory
Publication may be restricted. For information see "Milton Caniff Rights and Restrictions Information," http://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/rr/print/res/415_cani.html
Access Advisory
Served by appointment (Unprocessed). To make a request, see "Access to Unprocessed Materials," http://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/rr/print/info/022_unpr.html
Online Format
image
Description
1 drawing : ink brush and opaque white over graphite underdrawing ; 17.9 x 54.3 cm. (sheet) | Four-panel comic strip shows Terry and Burma walking through a devastated Chinese village distributing food and fuel oil. As they approach a seemingly empty hut, Burma wonders if the inhabitants have the plague.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2006678906
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  • Rights Advisory: Publication may be restricted. For information see "Milton Caniff Rights and Restrictions Information," http://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/rr/print/res/415_cani.html
  • Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-11581 (digital file from original drawing)
  • Call Number: WOOD - CS, no. 1055 [P&P]
  • Access Advisory: Served by appointment (Unprocessed). To make a request, see "Access to Unprocessed Materials," http://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/rr/print/info/022_unpr.html

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Chicago citation style:

Caniff, Milton Arthur, Artist. Terry. Maybe Our food tablets and fuel oil have helped these poor devils a lot - but they're still in tough shape from goin' hungry! / Milton Caniff. China, 1938. [Jan. 1 publication date] Photograph. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2006678906/.

APA citation style:

Caniff, M. A. (1938) Terry. Maybe Our food tablets and fuel oil have helped these poor devils a lot - but they're still in tough shape from goin' hungry! / Milton Caniff. China, 1938. [Jan. 1 publication date] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2006678906/.

MLA citation style:

Caniff, Milton Arthur, Artist. Terry. Maybe Our food tablets and fuel oil have helped these poor devils a lot - but they're still in tough shape from goin' hungry! / Milton Caniff. [Jan. 1 publication date] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2006678906/>.