Wednesday, March 19, 2008
FELIX THE CAT IN TURKEY
'Felix the Cat' comics, featuring the legendary silent-era animation character of the same name, first appeared in Turkey as 'Karakedi' [Blackcat] in the weekly children's magazine Yavrutürk which had began publication in 1936. Below is the back cover of the no.63, dated 10.7.1937, of v.3 of Yavrutürk featuring Felix in the Stone Age (if you click on the image, a larger-sized version will appear). If anyone can identify or estimate the original US publication date of this material, please let us know.