(1127) Connie Found Himself Holding on for Dear Life

Connie Found Himself Holding on for Dear Life
FES Title:
[no title entered in day books]
Alternate Titles: Connie Morgan in Cattle Country [1975]
Date: 05/29/1922
Size: 26″H x 36″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Hendryx, James B. “Connie Morgan in the Cattle Country.” The American Boy, August 1922: 5.
caption: Connie Found Himself Holding on for Dear Life as the Wheels Would Drop Suddenly Into a Bottomless Chuck Hole and Emerge, Dropping Huge Chunks of Grey Alkali Mud.

Hendryx, James B. Connie Morgan in the Cattle Country. New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1923: 64.
caption: Connie found himself holding on for dear life as the wheels would drop suddenly into a bottomless chuck hole and emerge, dropping huge chunks of gray Alkali mud.

Inscription: lr: F.E. Schoonover / ’22
Exhibitions: 1975 BRM (catalog)
Comments: DAM 7/15/04; form: index; edit 11/06
Provenance: Private collection [1950]; descended in family to private collection

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