1) In the second panel, we have a dog chasing a cat along the warning track. Then, in panel three, it appears Fuzzy is being chased by a cop in the outfield, but there’s also (another) Fuzzy in front of the fans yelling at Bozo.
There was a storyline between Peppermint Patty’s staying at Chuck’s “guest cottage” and now where Patty decided she was going to quit school, and hang with Snoopy in the guest cottage and Marcie pulls her off of Snoopy’s Doghouse (destroying it in the process) and informs her that it was a doghouse and Snoopy was not a funny-looking kid with a big nose, but a beagle!
Liz is a veterinarian, she’d probably occupy #6 (behind Arlene at 5), #7 would go to the big purple dog Garfield sees every so often, and Nermal falls in at #8.
If it has a hole, maybe Jon could put a picture of Liz where Garfield’s face is.
Or maybe the year 2525, and see if man is still alive.
…and the flowers and the trees…
mochinut.com describes a mochi donut as “…the titillating product of the happy union between Japanese rice cake (mochi) and American-style donuts, which originated in Hawaii.”
Even more technically, this was when Watterson was still on sabbatical (until Feb. 1, 1992) so this was circa 1986-87, but the original point still stands.
I think Duck and Cover came out the year after these strips ran.
Well, they started this last Friday on Christmas Eve, so that’s good enough for me!