One hundred years ago, November 1918, saw the debut of Gasoline Alley.
So in this celebratory centennial of Gasoline Alley, the oldest comic strip still in new production (is Jim Scancarelli still producing new material?), comics historian Allan Holtz has a shocking new revelation.
Updating the history of Chic Jackson’s Roger Bean comic strip Allan has uncovered this comic strip, a full six years before Skeezix first appeared on Walt Wallet’s doorstep:
But that’s not the hammer he took to accepted comic strip history. Every history mentioning Gasoline Alley will have to be revised following Allan’s other big reveal in today’s Obscurity of the Day!