Child Slaves of New York
@ University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Blaney, Charles E Hall, Howard
DescriptionThe upper caption reads "Child Slaves of New York." The image shows a stereotypical oriental man restraining a white male in uniform. Another oriental figure points from behind a table with a banner that reads "Kaldah the Mystic." Behind him is a white female in fur stole and hat. The bottom caption reprints the line from the play, "He is the detective, -- You know what to do!"Blaney, a successful director and producer as well as playwright, often co-wrote with Charles Dazey and often turned successful plays into novels. "Child Slaves" includes an Eskimo character and a transparent takeoff of Sherlock Holmes in the character of the boy detective Homer Sherwood. Associated with the 58th Street Theatre, New York.
Color Lithograph On Paper
Based on the date of publication, this material is believed to be in the public domain.