Forgetting Hide-rack for the Moment, He Came to an Abrupt Stop
FES Title: Pg 15- Forgetting Hide-rack for the moment, he came to an abrupt stop and shook himself in a snarling attempt to dislodge the clinging thing on the back of his neck.
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Date: 02/15/1934
Size: 35″H x 26″W
Medium: charcoal-Strathmore-illustr
Type: illustration
Published: Balch, Glenn. “Hide-rack Goes to Jail.” The American Boy–Youth’s Companion, May 1934: 10.
caption: The wolf shook himself in a snarling attempt to dislodge the thing on his back.
Inscription: lr: S / ’34
Comments: DAM 6/24/04; index; edit

Commentary: There is a question about the size of the original image. The artist’s day book entry indicates that it measured 40″ x 30.” If that is correct, then in all likelihood, the board was cut down to the current size seen above.
Provenance: Schoonover Studios Ltd., Wilmington, Delaware; Gary Blakeslee, Wellington, Florida; private collection