Supermouse #27 Part One: Fun with Punctuation.

§ July 2nd, 2007 § Filed under Uncategorized Comments Off on Supermouse #27 Part One: Fun with Punctuation.

So I was flipping through a copy of Supermouse #27 (November 1953), and I saw an art school ad on the last page. Save for a single comma (I think, unless it’s an accidental spot of ink), the woman’s word balloon is devoid of punctuation, giving her dialogue a rant-ish, “I’ve totally had fourteen cups of coffee this morning” feel:

Well, nice guy that I am, I thought I’d help out:

And apparently that’s her horrible job in that panel, there; I don’t know what it entails, other than waiting on old ladies. “Oh, man, this kissing booth gig is just getting me down.”

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