Somehow, we keep ending up back at July 4th every year, so here we are, yet again! Must be a conspiracy by fireworks manufacturers!
New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg must be a reader of SuperITCH (and I apologize for that), as every July 4th, cartoons of a century ago would fill with the joy of fireworks — and their consequences.
Above and below, from 1906, we have a couple of July 4th postcards, by artist Gene Carr.
Click on the above & below pictures, to view the cartoons in detail, and read the text.
Above, from 1925, Fourth of July Vets, by artist Clare Briggs.
And to end, a couple more postcards by Gene Carr.