The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection


In this cartoon by Walter Berndt entitled "Smitty," Smitty is reading ghost stories. He is frightened by a threatening voice that follows him around the house. It turns out that his father is in the basement yelling and chasing a mouse. His voice is carried throughout the house by the furnace pipes.



40.5 x 35.7 cm

Tribune Company

full color

  • English

  • still image
  • text

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (January 11, 1931), p. 5

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