Odd Imagery

An Old Acquaintance (1911)

First Mermaid – “I think it’s awfully brazen of Tessie to flirt so with a perfect stranger.”

Second Mermaid: “Ditto– Oh, he isn’t a stranger. He’s a fellow she met at Bar Harbor last summer. She says he taught her to swim.”

Ross, Gordon. Old Acquaintance, 1911. Library of Congress, Public Domain License.