Graphic Witness: Hugo Gellert
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Aesop Said So: Lithographs by Hugo Gellert

HEARST AND COLUMBIA (The Garbage Man and the Laundress)

A Garbage Man, who had more room in his house than he could use for himself, proposed to a comely Laundress to come and take up quarters with him.

"Thank you," said she, "but I must decline your offer, for I fear that as fast as I wash my clothes you will soil them again."