Library Collections: Visual Still: Item Description

Comic book panels of a young man speaking with his family at a high school graduation.
   Enlarge the image
This Image

Visual Still Information

Title: John's First Job, Page 2
From: John's First Job
Original caption: Panel #1 -- “Gosh, John, I bet you’re excited! Today’s the day for your final exam!”
“That’s right, Sue! If I do okay, I’ll graduate in a few weeks. . .and then I’ll be ready to get a steady job!”
Panel #2 -- “Just another ten minutes and it’ll all be over! I’m sure I passed! Boy, I’ll bet it’ll be wonderful to get a real man-sized job!”
Panel #3 -- Yes, John passes his exam. . .and finally. . .
“There he is!”
Panel #4 -- “Son, we’re all proud of you! Your mother has high hopes for you!”
“Thanks, Uncle Ben!”
Panel #5 -- “Ever since Dad died I’ve waited for the day when I could make things easier for Mom! Her savings must be pretty well used up by now!”
“She’s a brave woman, John!”
Creator: n/a
Date: 1956
Format: Comic Book
Source: Social Security Online History Page
Keywords: Death; Department Of Health Education & Welfare; Economics; Education; Employment; Family; Government; Insurance; Public Welfare; Social Security
Topics: n/a

Objects From This Artifact:
- John's First Job (still)
- John's First Job, Page 2 (still)
- John's First Job, Page 3 (still)
- John's First Job, Page 4 (still)
- John's First Job, Page 5 (still)