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Al Capp's Dogpatch (1949) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Al Capp's Dogpatch (1949) 1
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    Cover by Al Capp. Stories and art by Al Capp and Vic Herman. Erroneously listed as issue #71 on cover, possibly in confusion with Lil Abner (1947) #71, published the same month. Reprints of the classic comic strip by Al Capp. Li'l Abner and Daisy Mae find their world turned upside down by famous artist Eric Travers and his painting of Daisy Mae, "Mountain Girl." Private eye Memphis Smith investigates a short-change gang. Nerdy boxer Kid Science uses his brains as well as his fists to score a victory in the ring. Li'l Abner vs. Eric Travers; Memphis Smith: Private Eye Is Short-Changed; Kid Science. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Al Capp's Dogpatch (1949) 2

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    Cover by Al Capp. Stories and art by Al Capp, Vic Herman and Mell Lazarus. Reprints of the classic comic strip by Al Capp. Daisy Mae finds suitors lining up when her exact double arrives in Dogpatch. Nerdy boxer Kid Science tries to outthink Mug McSlugg while he's in training for their big bout. Two-Bit the Wacky Woodpecker, a bird who talks like WC Fields, destroys the clubhouse while looking for termites. Plus an early cartoon by Mell Lazarus, creator of the Momma and Miss Peach comic strips. Harlow Hedd, Private Eye; Daisy Mae's Double Trouble; Memphis Smith: Taxi; Kid Science; Two-Bit the Wacky Woodpecker. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Al Capp's Dogpatch (1949) 3
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    Cover by Al Capp. Stories and art by Al Capp and Mell Lazarus. Reprints of the classic comic strip by Al Capp. This issue reprints Capp's daily strip from Sept. 5th to Oct. 8th, 1945, featuring the residents of Dogpatch meeting "Feathers." Plus an early cartoon by Mell Lazarus, creator of the Momma and Miss Peach comic strips. Feathers; Movies That Smell; Memphis Smith: Which Twin Has the...Etc...; Little Nell; The Nut Shell; Two-Bit the Wacky Woodpecker. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

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