Big Nate by Lincoln Peirce for February 03, 1997
Dad: "You have two messages. *beep*! Ellen: "Hi, Daddy ... This is Ellen. I'm over here at Carol's. And she's invited me to to stay for supper ... I'll be home at seven. *beep*! Nate Wright: "Dad, this is Nate. Our game today is an away game, not a home game like I thought ... So I'll be home late, like around seven. *beep* Panel 4: "Beep! Beep! Beep!"