The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

A strain on the family tie

In this cartoon by Gaar Williams entitled, "A Strain on the Family Tie," Mort helps his nephew write and deliver romantic poetry, but Mort's wife thinks Mort is the one who is trying to woo another woman.



22.9 x 34.5 cm

Tribune Company

full color

  • English

  • still image
  • text

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (February 10, 1935), p. 11

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