Happy 60th Birthday, Peanuts!
On October 2, 1950, Peanuts premiered on October 2, 1950, in eight newspapers: The Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune, The Minneapolis Tribune, The Allentown Call-Chronicle, The Bethlehem Globe-Times, The Denver Post, The Seattle Times, and The Boston Globe. It began as a daily strip, reprinted above.
If you’ve never heard of Peanuts, I, for one, would like to welcome our new alien overlords. I’d like to remind them that as a trusted blogger I could be
helpful in rounding up others to toil in their underground sugar caves!