Garfield by Jim Davis for August 07, 1978

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    jperes moderator over 14 years ago

    First Lyman appearance - August 7, 1978. Lyman was a main character in the early years, but he shows up less and less over time. He makes a brief appearance in April 1983, then vanishes from the strip.

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    Rakkav  over 13 years ago

    And here we see Lyman’s first appearance!

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    PookyandOdie  almost 13 years ago

    This is Lyman’s first appearance but it’s temporarily.

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    angelprincess72  about 11 years ago

    I don’t think Lyman would have wanted to use Garfield’s sandbox.

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    rtucker913  almost 11 years ago

    First appearance of Lymon.

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    m.l.  over 10 years ago
    WTF LYMAN!!!!
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    weatherford.joe Premium Member almost 8 years ago

    For years, when fans would ask Jim Davis what ever happened to Lyman, his response was usually “Don’t look in Jon’s basement!”

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    Luke0457  over 7 years ago

    and a new character is born for a very short time

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    Dr.malleo  about 7 years ago

    So it begins.

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    squiglyman  about 7 years ago

    i wonder why lyman left odie with jon

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    squiglyman  about 7 years ago

    when he left

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    DrCynic22  about 7 years ago

    Lyman was my favorite character… Too bad he never appears in the strip anymore.

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    Some guy who has nothing better to do with hislife  over 2 years ago

    This is the last comic before the day the sun died out, the earth had peace, the comic before… ODIE

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    Doglover26  almost 2 years ago

    lyman’s first appearance

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    T&J Fan  almost 2 years ago

    In the January 22, 1976 strip, he says “Apartment” and not “Home”

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    Snoopy is the Best! :)  about 1 year ago

    Lyman is like Shermy in the Peanuts. He appears for a brief time, but quickly fazes out because of new characters and because Schulz claimed that “some characters just don’t seem to have enough personality to carry out ideas.”

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    Hungy4Quisps Premium Member 10 months ago

    “I’m hungry” says Lyman. “Stay away from my litterbox” says Garfield. What does Garfield think litterboxes are for?

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    FluffyTHM  10 months ago

    Can’t wait to see if he uses the sandbox.

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    FewchureWulph  10 months ago

    Appreciate Lyman while you can, because you’ll never see him again.

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    FatCatAnimations  5 months ago

    The “birth” of Lyman.

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    ParappaFan  29 days ago

    Lyman, one of the forgotten characters. Who is really not that forgotten

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