Little Lulu and Pep Comics

Unnamed in Marjorie Henderson Buell’s Little Lulu panel cartoons in The Saturday Evening Post, Tubby finally got a formal introduction in the character’s first comic-book appearance, written and drawn by John Stanley. Dell’s Four Color #74 © 2019 Classic Media, Inc. Archie’s supporting cast included parents; on the cover of this issue of Pep (#223, November 1968), Veronica’s dad provided the gag. Here, the set-up comes from Archie’s mom and dad. © 2019 Archie Comic Publications, Inc.