First Garfield Comic - by Jim Davis for June 19, 1978
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June 20, 1978
Jon: Hi, there... I'm jon arbuckle. I'm a cartoonist, and this is my cat, garfield.
Garfield: Hi, there. I'm Garfield. I'm a cat, and this is my cartoonist, Jon.
Jon: Our only thought is to entertain you.
Garfield: feed me