After returning from his Arctic adventures, Dyche traveled the across Kansas, giving entertaining lectures with his "Magic Lantern Slides."
The glass slides were shown using a rudimentary projector: a light behind the slides projected images onto a canvas screen. With his long hair and full beard, dressed in traditional Eskimo clothing, Dyche wowed the public.
"HE IS COMING!...His recent Arctic explorations have made his name a household word throughout the nation, and the fact that he came nearer reaching the North Pole than any of his predecessors, gives him the place at the ‘head of the class’ of Arctic explorers." - A flyer advertising a Dyche event in Beloit, Kansas
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