Saturday, May 21, 2011
KATZENJAMMER KIDS CLIPPINGS FROM 1902
These two Sunday newspaper comics clippings from 1902 (currently being offered on ebay) are the earliest samples of Rudolph Dirks' 'Katzenammer Kids' which I could find.
'Katzenammer Kids', which had debutted in 1897, is regarded as the first proper US comics (ie. structured as borderlined panels with speech balloons.