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The early known comic has recently become an exciting, brand new field of research in the comic industry. Up until as recent as a years ago it was generally believed that the first comic book was a reprint collection of the first comic strip, best known as the Yellow Kid. There have been recent discoveries proving that comic books were around long before the Yellow Kid.
This new age of comics is being called the "Victorian Age" for now. With this webpage I'm trying to stick to comic books rather than single panel drawings or comic strips in newspapers. Those things I may expand to after I'm somewhat satisfied I have the comic book history nailed down.
Today the earliest known comic book is called The Adventures of Obadiah Oldbuck. Originally published in several languages in Europe inamong them an English version designed for Britain in A year later it was that version reprinted in New York on Sept.
The book was side stitched, and inside there were 6 to 12 panels per page. No word balloons, but there is text under the panels to describe the story.
A copy of it was discovered in Oakland, California in The books remained in print in America until There are an unknown amount of Victorian Age Comic Books, this era of comic book history is still being discovered, researched and recorded.
When more information is available I'll be writing about this as well. An influential illustrated book to come out in this period was called The Brownies: The Brownies feature wasn't really a comic book per say. They were created by Palmer Cox and originally part of a children's magazine called St.
The Brownies first appeared in the magazine in in a story called The Brownies' Ride. The Brownies were heavily merchandised and one of the products they put out was book featuring their illustrations with a text story beside the pictures.
Their Book was first published in and several other books involving the same characters followed afterwards. It is likely to be the first North American Comic to be internationally successful. Nicholas, there were other magazines using picture stories of sorts and they were getting popular.
Newspapers began to recognize their growing popularity and added a Sunday Comics feature to cash in. The newspapers couldn't get the popular artists and their characters because the Magazines already had them signed up.
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But a Puck staff member, Roy L. That someone was Richard F. He did a picture of street children in the June 2nd, edition of Truth. You can see the Yellow Kid without yellow is in the picture at the bottom right and plays a minor role.
The caption underneath it would read: Our rejuced means may temporary necessitate our residin' in a rear tenement, but we're jist as exclusive as when we lived on the first floor front and papa had charge of the pound in the Department of Canine Captivity!
Afterwards, Outcault would do four more for the Truth magazine the last one was is a homage to Palmer Cox's The Brownies. Originally published on the 9th of Februarytitled Fourth Ward Brownies. It was reprinted in the newspapers shortly afterwards. Outcault would come to the newspaper and create Hogan's Alley, best known for it's unnamed staring character, whom New Yorkers dubbed, the Yellow Kid.
It is believed that Outcault got his inspiration from a number of different sources.alphabetnyc.com - The History of Comic Books See you in the Funny Pages.. The early known comic has recently become an exciting, brand new field of research in the comic industry. Part of the comic strip's success may be that it's so apolitical.
It talks about loving food and naps and hating work and Mondays. It's the exact opposite of a New Yorker cartoon. Newspaper comic strips debuted in North America in the later 19th century.
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In the 20th century, comics became an autonomous art medium and an integral part of American culture.