that Olive Oyl was the first female cartoon character featured as a balloon at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade? The year was 1982.
“Classic Popeye #4” from IDW Publishing will be released on Wednesday, 11/14. In “Classic Popeye #4,” Bud Sagendorf’s classic “POPEYE” tales have been lovingly restored! The first story, “Dead Valley,” has plenty of Popeye’s twister-sock punches Old West Style. And the second story, “Gift from Uncle Ben,” features a fantastical and funny creature called a Zoop that will delight fans of the Jeep and the Wiffle Bird! Plus, three boffo one-eyed sailor one pagers–all by The World’s Greatest “Popeye” Cartoonist, Bud Sagendorf! Full color/52 pages/$3.99 (U.S.D.) Click here for preview!
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Mars Attacks Popeye by Martin Powell, Terry Beatty and Tom Ziuko will be released by IDW Publishing on January 2, 2013.