Nancy by Guy Gilchrist

Nancy

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  1. IamJayBluE

    IamJayBluE GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    What a way to be….“awakened”…..

  2. Jogger2

    Jogger2 said, 11 months ago

    Put them back!

  3. JezzVimSr

    JezzVimSr said, 11 months ago

    Dinner!!

  4. Alexikakos

    Alexikakos said, 11 months ago

    Fritzi will need a few more frogs, but here’s dinner.

    From: “THE HOUSE OF CHAN COOKBOOK”
    by: Sou Chan

    Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, N. Y.
    Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 52-5543
    Copyright, 1952, by Sou Chan

    STUFFED FROGS’ LEGS

    1 pound large frogs’ legs, cleaned and chilled
    1/4 pound Virginia ham
    1 or 2 egg whites
    2 or 3 tablespoons flour
    1/2 teaspoon salt
    1/4 teaspoon pepper
    Oil for deep frying

    Break and remove bone of each frog leg.
    Cut ham in very slender sticks and insert in each leg in the bone cavity.
    Beat egg whites slightly, mix with flour and seasonings.
    Dip frogs’ legs in this, then fry in deep hot oil till light golden and crusty.
    Serve hot with soya sauce or Plum Sauce (see recipe below).
    4 or more servings.

    PLUM or “DUCK” SAUCE

    1 cup plum jelly
    1/2 cup chutney (Major Grey type) chopped very fine
    1 tablespoon vinegar
    1 tablespoon sugar

    Beat all together smoothly.
    Serve with Egg Rolls, Fantail Shrimp, Lobster, Barbecued Spareribs, Chinese Roast Pork, or almost any dish. 4 servings.

    This sauce and Hot Mustard Sauce are usually served in two small dishes, with Egg Rolls and other favorites.

  5. Tom

    Tom GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    I thought collecting frogs was a boy thing, but then again, my sister caught one as a kid.

  6. AshburnStadium

    AshburnStadium said, 11 months ago

    @Acacianpaladin

    However, Nancy has been refreshed by Guy Gilchrist, and isn’t like some of the tired strips that have been clogging newspapers for decades.
    Peanuts comes to mind. It should have been buried with Sparky Schulz. We don’t have a new cartoonist drawing new Peanuts strips.
    Mary Worth, Rex Morgan, M.D., Apartment 3-G and “Prince Valium” (as he was spoofed in “Spaceballs”) all clog up newspapers that are too conservative to get rid of junk strips that should have been retired decades ago.
    Alley Oop isn’t near the caliber that it once was.

  7. MaxStarmanJones

    MaxStarmanJones said, 11 months ago

    @AshburnStadium

    While I understand your point, “Peanuts” is one of the few comics I know that is actually worth seeing again. Some of them bring me back to when I was a kid in school, and I remember where I was, and what I was doing.

  8. WSR

    WSR GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    Well what did you expect Nancy to do with them, hang them up? Lucy & Shellby are a nice surprise, eh Fritzi?

  9. Ken in Ohio

    Ken in Ohio said, 11 months ago

    @AshburnStadium

    Prince Valiant has some of the best artwork I’ve ever seen in a comic strip! It’s like looking at a new painting every Sunday. And most newspapers today have printing presses that are able to reproduce the colors in register, with no blurring. How is that “clogging up” the paper? If you don’t care for it, just pass it by.

  10. Linda Doyle

    Linda Doyle GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    @Ashburn stadium
    The comics are light hearted fun to read ,better than reading about all the violence that goes on around the world. if you don,t like them why do you read them.

  11. rick mcdermott

    rick mcdermott GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    @linda love your reply to ashburn-you nailed it perfectly

  12. IGoPogo4

    IGoPogo4 said, 11 months ago

    I love the up-swirl of Fritzi’s curl in the last panel

  13. marvee

    marvee GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    My local paper dropped many of the older strips long ago, but I’m glad I found them online because I like the ongoing story lines. I DO wish they’d move a little faster. Showing my age, they bring back memories of childhood. It’s harder to relate to some of the newer strips. To each their own.

  14. Stjoeriver

    Stjoeriver GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    I have some of the same thoughts as ashburn but agree just not read them. I choose my comics here do not take a news paper and I do choose to have Peanuts on my daily list.

  15. Stjoeriver

    Stjoeriver GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    One more thing Ashburn if you do still buy a paper have you not noticed that there in not much left to Clog up as you say LOL been about 5 years that I quit the paper. When they got late getting it here and shrunk the size and raised the price it was gone LOL

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