This cartoon shows a Chinese man sitting at a table, smoking opium while being scolded by his wife. There is also a young child is hanging onto the skirt of her kimono. The sign on the wall says "There's No Place Like Home." This cartoon shows how even during the beginning of the Progressive Era, Substance abuse as a coping mechanism was common practice.
Michael Angelo Wolf
Library of Congress online Catalog (https://lccn.loc.gov/2011661773)
Keppler & Schwarzmann
August 12, 1885
Michael Angelo Wolf, “The Silver Lining to an Opium Cloud,” Digital Exhibits, accessed January 30, 2023, http://digitalexhibits.libraries.wsu.edu/items/show/5571.