Xerox machines were already commercially available in 1959. In 1967 though, such a photocopy would have cost a dime each page though, so Charlie Brown would have been out 60¢ ($4.60 in 2019 dollars). A cheaper way to easily make multiple copies back in the day would be to use carbon paper.
I have to wonder if this arc was in any way inspired by the political upheaval that was going on at the time. Richard Nixon resigned the day this strip was first published.
Just like Linus’s sister :P
Almost exactly a week before this strip was published, Nikita Khrushchev became Premier of the Soviet Union.
You’ll be the first dog on the Moon in about ten years, Snoopy!
Needs more cowbell!
Oh, for Pete’s sake, Linus, the whole reason why pumpkin plants make pumpkins to begin with is so that dumb creatures like us will spread their seeds around! We wind up eating some of the seeds too but still plant more than enough of the rest later so new pumpkin plants grow and make more pumpkins for us next year.
Almost 60 years old.
Well, in 1960 they had JFK in the White House, and he gave a royal air to the presidency that no other president before or since ever had.
A rare showing of the front of Snoopy’s dog house.