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Jan Eliot’s Stone Soup turns 15 tomorrow

Not only is Jan Eliot’s Stone Soup the top selling Cathy replacement – it’s also hitting a major milestone: 15 years in syndication.

Stone Soup debuted on November 20, 1995.

Congrats, Jan!

Community Comments

#1 Charles Brubaker
@ 1:53 pm

I’ve been enjoying the strip lately. Here’s to another 15 years!

#2 Brian Crane
@ 3:08 pm

Congratulations, Jan. Stone Soup really hits the spot1

#3 Ron Ferdinand
@ 3:45 pm

Congratulations, Jan! Long live STONE SOUP!

#4 Stacy Curtis
@ 5:28 pm

Congratulations, Jan!

#5 b.j. Dewey
@ 7:35 pm

Stone Soup may be a replacement for Cathy, but I’ve always thought it a much better strip. I’d enjoy another 15 years, too.

#6 David Smith
@ 7:49 pm

Happy Birthday Stone Soup! It’s nice to know we share the same birthday! Only thing is, I wish our ages were the same because I’ll be 40 years old tomorrow.

#7 Jason Nocera
@ 8:05 pm

Congrats – it’s a great strip!

#8 Eddie Pittman
@ 10:59 pm

Congratulations Jan on 15 years!! Wishing you many more!

#9 Ben Sheroan
@ 4:19 am

Glad to be one of the newspaper to join the Stone Soup family. Hardin County, Ky., daily The News-Enterprise welcomed Jan Eliot on Oct. 4, 2010.

#10 Norm Feuti
@ 7:45 am

Congrats, Jan!

#11 Darryl Heine
@ 4:11 pm

I get access to Stone Soup in a Chicago suburb newspaper called The Daily Herald.

#12 Karyl Miller
@ 10:14 pm

Jan I’m so happy for you! Congrats to you and Stone Soup! You deserve it!

#13 Tom Stemmle
@ 10:50 am

Big Congratulations, Jan! So glad you are also adding to your client list too! We wish you many, many more years of success!

#14 Alex Hallatt
@ 3:50 pm

Congratulations, Jan – great work!

#15 Tom Heintjes
@ 2:17 pm

I’ve enjoyed Stone Soup for many years on a rather archaic fashion…in “print.” It is contained in a content-delivery method called a “newspaper.” (Some of you old-timers might remember them.) But seriously, Jan–you’ve been doing great work, and I always look forward to the next day’s strip. Congratulations!

#16 Henry Clausner
@ 9:12 am

15 years already!…mamma mia!

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