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    Rudolph Dirks - The Captain and the Kids Sunday Comic Strips (circa 1898 - 1928). Rudolph Dirk's personal newspaper tear sheets have been collected here by Dirks himself and they range in dates from 1898 - 1928. Going back to 1898 and 1899, there are several Dirks editorial drawings, along with some F. Opper illustrations, printed in full color. There are numerous The Captain and the Kids Sunday comics, beginning in 1920 and running until 1928, all in full color. Some of the Sunday sections also include Mutt and Jeff by Bud Fisher, Hawkshaw the Detective, by Gus Mager, The Little King by O. Soglow, Reg'lar Fellers by Gene Byrnes and Hairbreath Harry by C. W. Kahles. The strips from 1898 and 1899 with some edge wear and brittle paper, are in Good condition. The condition of most of the rest of the strips is Very Good. From the collection of Rudolph and John Dirks.

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    9th-10th Wednesday-Thursday
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