comic strips in daily newspapers

Daily comic strips have been appearing in newspapers for around 100 years since William Randolph Hearst introduced a full page of comics in his New York paper.  Here’s the Courier Mail strip from 15 November 1949 featuring Alex Gurney‘s  – Bluey and Curley and Stan Cross‘  Wally and the Major.

One Comment on “comic strips in daily newspapers”

  1. Liz Pidgeon says:

    William Edwin Pidgeon an artist who painted covers for “The Australian Women’s Weekly” also drew a comic strip called “In and out of Society”.

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