Nothing wrong with working the system. Good boy.
Wait until they run into Endora…
Slim goes car shopping with Clovia, and explains that she’s got just enough in her budget to afford the incidentals, 51 years ago today in the Alley:
“Chef Meowrice, found in the Floor Wax aisle of your favorite supermarket.”
It always looked to me like rolling a cigarette was a pretty big pain-in-the-neck, much less trying to do it while astride a horse. So cowpokes biting off a chaw to get their fix seemed logical enough for me.
A trip from The Pentagon to Conniption involves a wood-fired steam engine into town, followed by a one-horsepower horse out to the crash site… I’ve got to admit that Gen. Gantry is not letting the disorientation get to him.
Though instead of a Washington insider, maybe the Army should have sent that old cavalry man Col. Potter – a man with plenty of horse sense…
ROS: August 15-20, 1960 – https://i.imgur.com/lUKfieI.jpg
Welp, now The Flash has been jinxed, and jinxed good. Our Brenda will take it upon herself to remedy the problem, even if she has to perform the exorcism personally.
BSR: February 25, 1945 – https://i.imgur.com/PKd2HIK.jpg
I guess it wouldn’t be that unusual for the average middle class household to have a typewriter by 1961… but would they have a professional-quality model?
Or am I misremembering that there would be a substantial difference between how the finished letter looked on the page…
I guess if the boss needed a letter done, I’d more expect it to get typed up after-hours at the office.
Weren’t they all, back in the day? ; )
Funny how fast-talking Wilmer needs to take on an brogueish name to make a Dutch Uncle out of the Irish Cop.
It may be one way to while away an afternoon, but I’m pretty sure a two-man crap game is about as interesting to the gambling type as a two-man poker game.
So Chigger is a “sporting” man – but is this a way of the boss hinting that starting a proper, floating game is a way for Wilmer to gain favor?
Too bad for Chigger that Hugo Blinker already had washed out with the company, birds of a feather.