Ish Kabbible

J. Eulenberg eulenbrg at U.WASHINGTON.EDU
Mon Jan 5 22:38:35 UTC 2004

Here's my guess.  Film derived from the strip.  Wish I could find a copy!
Better yet, think what this says about the growing popularity of the auto!

Julia Niebuhr Eulenberg <eulenbrg at>

On Sun, 4 Jan 2004, Baker, John wrote:

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>         Is it relevant that an animated silent movie featuring Abie the
Agent, named Iska Worreh, was released in 1917?
>         Abie's agenting was not, of course, of the secret kind.  He was
an agent, or salesman, for a car company.
> John Baker

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