My Scrapbook: The Encyclopedia Brown Comic Strip

My ScrapbookThe Encyclopedia Brown Comic Strip(1978-80, Universal Press Syndicate)   I was more of a Hardy Boys and Three Investigators guy myself, but there’s no doubt that for many followers of this site that Donald J. Sobol’s Encyclopedia Brown was their gateway drug to crime and detective fiction.  Eventually numbering twenty-nine volumes, the series was … Continue reading My Scrapbook: The Encyclopedia Brown Comic Strip

Peter Scratch

Created by Elliot Caplin & Lou Fine "I just finished a cae. A real dirty one--divorce stuff. I took it because I needed the dough." PETER SCRATCH was the star of a short-lived but fondly remembered comic strip that ran in the mid-sixties--an obvious, if slightly late, attempt to jump on the popularity of successful … Continue reading Peter Scratch