What amazed me most was remembering how hard I used to laugh at these stories. No clue what was really going on, but the words and expressions and situations just cracked me up. I laughed this time too, and enjoyed understanding what they were making fun of.
Walt Kelly is one of the great masters of the comic form. Even apart from the entertaining texts, filled with plenty of well placed social commentary, the beauty of his lines are enough to make him worth checking out.
American animator and cartoonist best known for the classic funny animal comic strip, Pogo. He won the National Cartoonists Society's Reuben Award in 1951 for Cartoonist of the Year, and their Silver T-Square Award in 1972, given to persons having "demonstrated outstanding dedication or service to the Society or the profession."