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Dotty Dripple (1946) comic books 1946

  • Issue #1
    Dotty Dripple (1946) 1

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    Story and art by Buford Tune. Reprints from the Dotty Dripple daily and Sunday comic strip. Dotty and husband Horace face domestic squabbles similar to those of Blondie and Dagwood, right down to the drawing style; the long-running family strip also featured tween daughter Taffy and dog Pepper. Horace is plagued by door-to-door salesmen; Horace makes breakfast in bed for himself; Dotty and Horace disagree on the prices of dresses and hats, but Horace always seems to lose out. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Dotty Dripple (1946) 2

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    Story and art by Buford Tune. Reprints from the Dotty Dripple daily and Sunday comic strip. Dotty and husband Horace face domestic squabbles similar to those of Blondie and Dagwood, right down to the drawing style; the long-running family strip also featured tween daughter Taffy and dog Pepper. Horace "fonzies" the vacuum cleaner into working; Horace leaves the house without his pants, in pure Dagwood fashion; Horace learns the hard way that reading action novels and cooking don't mix. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Dotty Dripple (1946) 3

    Stories by Buford Tune and others. Art by Buford Tune, Bob Powell, W. Jourdain, Salo and C.C. Beck. Harvey takes over publication from Magazine Enterprises. Reprints from the Dotty Dripple daily and Sunday comic strip. Dotty and husband Horace face domestic squabbles similar to those of Blondie and Dagwood, right down to the drawing style; the long-running family strip also featured tween daughter Taffy and dog Pepper. Horace gives the meter reader the shock of her life; Susie challenges Tommy Tween to a skate-off with Marty, but he doesn't actually know how to skate; Flossie uses the old phonograph trick to get out of piano lessons. Plus an illustrated profile of Dotty Dripple artist Buford Tune. Also featuring a Tootsie Roll ad, "Captain Tootsie and the Babe Ruth Story," with art by Captain Marvel creator C.C. Beck and a cameo by actor William Bendix, promoting the film The Babe Ruth Story. Meet the Artist... Buford Tune; Dotty Dripple; Tommy Tween; Inflation; Flossie; Cartoon Laughs; There's No Place Like Home; Made to Order. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.