Title: Couche-Huit-Heures
Date: ca. 1923
Creator:Imageries Réunies de Jarville-Nancy, printer
Physical Description: image.print.wood engraving.hand-coloured
40.5 x 29.4 cm
Image Number: OPF000986
Description: Full-page comic strip; a character called "Couche-huit-heures" (akin to the "Sandman") walks through the village at eight o'clock, visiting homes and helping mothers put their children to bed. He throws sand in the eyes of children who refuse to go to sleep. He returns home and plans to get up early to put children back to sleep who wish to rise too soon. Advertisement on verso.
Notes: Series: Imageries Réunies, Jarville-Nancy. Contes Nouveaux Histoires Choisies, Planche no. 39. Donation of Mr. William H. Helfand.
Subject: Children -- Sleep
Subject: Cartoons and comics.
Subject: Sandman
Subject: Mothers.
Language: French
Publisher: Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University
is Part Of: The Osler Library Prints Collection
Image Is Related To: Back