|Description||English: “Racing with Time,” by Harold DeLay, from an advertisement for Elgin watches. “ ‘Racing With Time,’ DeLay’s spirited painting for this month, is typical of the upward, onward urge of civilization.”|
|Source||Advertisement in Shadowland (https://archive.org/details/shadowland07brew/page/n87/mode/2up?view=theater)|
|Author||Harold S. DeLay|
Tag Archives: Time
Backward, Turn Backward, O, Time
|Description||English: Cartoon that appeared in Life magazine when railway time was adopted in the United States. Original caption:|
“BACKWARD, TURN BACKWARD, O, TIME!”
Papa: “According to this new standard, Minnie, we must set the clock back about four minutes, eh?
”Minnie (still in the market): “Four minutes! Put it back lots, papa. Nothing less than ten years will do me any good!”
|Author||W. P. Snyder|
From The Floral Offering and Gems of Beauty (no date).