Happy New Year from the Cartoon Library, with help from Walter McDougall’s Old Mr. Profanity from 110 years ago.

Walter McDougall's "Old Mr. Profanity Makes a New Years Resolution". From the San Francisco Academy of Comic Art Collection, The Ohio State University Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum (click to enlarge)

Walter McDougall’s “Old Mr. Profanity Makes a New Year’s Resolution”. From the San Francisco Academy of Comic Art Collection, The Ohio State University Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum (click to enlarge)