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Jean Schulz on Sparky’s popularity

Southern California Public Radio interviews Jean Schulz, wife of the late Peanuts creator Charles Schulz, Drabble creator Kevin Fagan, and Nat Gertler, author of The Peanuts Collection: Treasures from the World’s Most Beloved Comic Strip about the popularity of all things Peanuts.

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Community Comments

#1 mark mason
@ 1:58 pm

I enjoyed listening to the interview, but didn’t get on with my question. I was curious if any of the guests had an opinion about the documentary, “Good Ol’ Charles Schulz” which aired on PBS several years ago. I have a DVD from the filmmaker and feel it is a balanced and heartfelt treatment of Charles Schulz, the man.

#2 Rich Diesslin
@ 2:11 pm

I never met Sparky, but I had the good pleasure to meet Jean at the recent Festival of Cartoon Arts. I think she may be the reason everyone liked Sparky. ;)

#3 Rich Diesslin
@ 2:12 pm

Oh yeah, and that cartoon strip thingy he did …

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