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**** NEW CATALOGING, INDEXING AND CORRECTIONS FOR JULY 20,
   2012
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L'Ankou / par Fournier. -- Dupuis, 1977. -- 46 p. : col. ill.
   ; 30 cm. -- (Spirou et Fantasio ; 27) -- Adventure story
   genre. -- Call no.: PN6748.S66S27 1977
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Alerte aux Zorkons / scénario, Fabien Vehlmann ; dessin, Yoann
   ; designs, Fred Blanchard ; couleurs, Hubert. -- Dupuis,
   2010. -- 56 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm. -- (Spirou et Fantasio
   ; 51) -- Adventure story genre. -- Call no.: PN6748.S66S51
   2010
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Spirou et Fantasio : les Débuts d'un Dessinateur / Franquin.
   -- Dupuis, 2006. -- 208 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm. -- (Spirou
   et Fantasio Intégrale ; 1) -- "1946-1950. Réédition
   chronologique des récits initialement publiés dans les
   albums 'Hors série,' 'Quatre aventures de Spirou et
   Fantasio' et 'Les chapeaux noirs,' complétés de gags et
   récits complets inédits en albums." -- Adventure story
   genre. -- Call no.: PN6748.S66S01 2006
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Boogie Woogie Robot Jam 09 : Featuring Magnet Man! -- Forest,
   VA : Ed 4 Time Press, 2009. -- 8 p. : ill. ; 14 cm. -- "A
   free comic book day special!" -- "A kick the chair
   production." -- By Brien Wayne Powell, Jonathan Parrish,
   James Griffin, and Mike Powell. -- New wave genre. -- Call
   no.: PN6728.55.E33B6 2009
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The Magnet Man/Cowman Power Hour! (If You Read Really Slow).
   -- Forest, VA : Ed 4 Time Press, 2011. -- 8 p. : ill. ; 15
   cm. -- "Convention special 2011" -- By Jonathan Parrish,
   Brien Wayne Powell, James Griffin, and Mike Powell. -- New
   wave genre. -- Call no.: PN6728.55.E33M3 2011
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A Jewish Girl in Shanghai / written by Wu Lin ; illustrated by
   Lang Bing and Sun Lei = Youtai nü hai zai Shanghai / Wu Lin
   zhu ; hui hua Lang Bing, Sun Lei. -- Shanghai : East China
   Normal University Press, 2008. -- 245 p. : col. ill. ; 22
   cm. -- Parallel title in Chinese characters. -- Text in
   English; summary also in Chinese. -- Call no.: DS135.C5 W83
   2008
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The Color of Earth / Kim Dong Hwa ; translation from the
   Korean by Lauren Na ; afterword by Hwang Min-Ho ; afterword
   translation by Alexis Siegel. -- New York : First Second,
   2009. -- 319 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. -- (The Story of Life on
   the Golden Fields; v. 1) -- Summary (from SkyRiver): A
   young girl, growing up with her mother who owns a tavern,
   learns about life through village gossip, travelers and
   many questions. -- Romance genre. -- Call no.: PN6790.K63
   K545C613 2009
Kim, Tong-hwa, 1950-
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The Color of Water / Kim Dong Hwa ; translated from the Korean
   by Lauren Na. -- New York : First Second, 2009. -- 320 p. :
   ill. ; 22 cm. -- (The Story of Life on the Golden Fields ;
   v. 2) -- Translation of Hwangt'opit iyagi. 2. -- Contents:
   March winds and April showers bring May flowers ; Dark blue
   belt ; Secret ; Scent of the chestnut flower ; One hundred
   different flower bloom within a woman ; The wind that calls
   out to a woman ; Flower inside the fence, butterfly outside
   the fence ; White bellflower ; Fortunate life ; Fire
   butterfly ; Reading group guide. -- Summary (from publisher
   website via SkyRiver): "When Ehwa goes to the town
   festival, she meets a handsome young wrestler named Duksam
   who's eager to catch her eye. After he wins the festival
   wrestling championship, he and Ehwa begin to meet, sneaking
   spare moments to be together. But a shadow falls on their
   romance when Master Cho sends Duksam away and asks for
   Ehwa's hand in marriage himself. It is then that Ehwa
   discovers the pain of heartbreak--and that love is always
   complicated." -- Romance genre. -- Call no.: PN6790.K63
   K545C6213 2009
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The Color of Heaven / Kim Dong Hwa ; translated from the
   Korean by Lauren Na. -- New York : First Second, 2009. --
   320 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. -- (The Story of life on the Golden
   Fields ; v. 3) -- "First published in Korea in 2003." --
   Summary (from publisher's website via SkyRiver): "A
   celebration of the triumph of true love. As Ehwa grew from
   a girl to a young woman in The Color of Earth and The Color
   of Water, she began to understand and experience love and
   relationships, with her mother as a model and confidante.
   Now, in the heartwarming conclusion to this lyrically
   written and delicately drawn trilogy, Ehwa's true love
   comes at last, and as her mother looks on, she takes the
   final steps towards becoming an adult." -- Romance genre.
   -- Call no.: PN6790.K63 K545C6313 2009
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Boogie & Nessie / writer & art, Brien Wayne Powell. -- Forest,
   VA : Ed 4 Time Press, 2011. -- 8 p. : ill. ; 15 cm. -- New
   wave genre. -- Call no.: PN6728.55.E33B58 2011
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A Shared Sky / art by Will Perkins ; story adapted by Mike
   Perkins ; based on the actual story of Mark H., a civ.
   contractor for Fenty, Afghanistan. -- Heroes Fallen Studios
   Inc, 2010. -- 3 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. -- "Limited edition Va.
   Comicon 2010 exclusive ash-can comic story from the pages
   of Untold Stories from Iraq & Afghanistan." -- War genre.
   -- Call no.: PN6727.P443S47 2010
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Brain Camp / written by Susan Kim & Laurence Klavan ; artwork
   by Faith Erin Hicks ; color by Hilary Sycamore. -- New York
   : First Second, 2010. -- 151 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm. --
   Summary (from SkyRiver): Lucas and Jenna are chosen to
   attend a camp that promises to turn delinquents into high
   achieving students, but when they arrive, they realize that
   the camp is not what it seems. -- Horror genre. -- Call
   no.: PN6733.H5B7 2010
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Walt Disney Mickey Mouse. -- Poughkeepsie, N.Y. : K.K.
   Publications, 1967. -- 32 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm. -- (Top
   Comics ; no. 4) -- "Mickey and his super-sword fight the
   fierce Viking raiders!" -- Funny animal genre. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.3.G56T57412 1967
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Dave Hendrick's Short Sharp Schlock. -- ca. 2010. -- 14 p. :
   col. ill. ; 21 cm. -- Horror genre. -- Call no.:
   PN6737.H377S47 2010
IRISH COMIC BOOKS, STRIPS, ETC.
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Disgrace Genius Gold / story, Shigeharu Kobayashi ; story,
   art, John Pading ; letters, production, Jeff Adkins. -- ca.
   2010. -- 66 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. -- "Free comic." --
   Contents: Reflect the Dead ; Mr. Waffles ; Danger Pod ;
   Secret Mole. -- Alternative genre. -- Call no.:
   PN6727.P32D5 2010
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Danziger's the Woodfired Automobile. -- Plainfield, Vt. :
   Lanser Press, 1980. -- 80 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. -- A story
   about an inventor. -- Call no.: NC1429.D233W6 1980
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Pen Drawing and Pen Draughtsmen, Their Work and Their Methods
   : a Study of the Art To-day, with Technical Suggestions /
   by Joseph Pennell. -- 2nd ed. -- London [England] ; New
   York : Macmillan and Co., 1894. -- 461 p. :  ; 30 cm. --
   Includes bibliographical references and index. -- Call no.:
   NC905.P45 1894
Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926.
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Miss Fury : Sensational Sundays 1944-1949 / Tarpé Mills ;
   edited by Trina Robbins; designed by and color restoration
   by Lorraine Turner. -- San Diego, CA : IDW Publishing,
   2011. -- 229 p. : ill. ; 32 cm. -- (The Library of American
   Comics) -- Summary (from SkyRiver): By day, she was
   socialite Marla Drake. By night--Miss Fury, a beautiful
   action heroine, written for the Sunday newspapers by Tarpé
   Mills from 1941 until 1952. -- Superheroine genre. -- Call
   no.: PN6728.M49M52 2011
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Milton Caniff's Male Call : the Complete Newspaper Strips,
   1942-1946, Starring Miss Lace / introduction by R.C.
   Harvey. -- Neshannock, Pa. : Hermes Press, 2011. -- 141 p.
   : ill. ; 24 x 32 cm. -- War genre. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.M353C3 2011
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**** NEW CATALOGING, INDEXING AND CORRECTIONS FOR JULY 23,
   2012
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Deep Sleeper / written by Phil Hester ; illustrated by Mike
   Huddleston ; lettered by Sean Konot ; book design by Mike
   Huddleston & Joe Pruett. -- San Diego, CA : IDW Publishing
   ; Dallas, GA : Desperado Publishing, 2011. -- 1 v. : ill.
   (some col.) ; 29 cm. -- "Originally presented in serial
   form in Deep Sleeper #1-4." -- Horror genre. -- Call no.:
   PN6727.H755D4 2011
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Roy Rogers, King of the Cowboys : the Collected Dailies and
   Sundays / foreword by Roy "Dusty" Rogers Jr. ; introduction
   by Tim Lasiuta. -- Neshannock, Pa. : Hermes Press, 2011. --
   255 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 20 x 30 cm. -- Western genre.
   -- Call no.: PN6728.R69R6 2011
Rogers, Roy, 1911-1998.
Rogers, Roy, 1946-
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How to Draw Transformers Prime / written and illustrated by
   Nick Roche. -- San Diego, CA : IDW Publishing, 2011. -- 32
   p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm. -- Instructions on how to draw
   Transformers. -- Call no.: PN6728.T67R6 2011
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El Largo Tren Oscuro / by Samuel Hiti. -- Minnesota : La Luz
   Comics, 2005. -- ca. 100 p. : ill. ; 11 x 24 cm. -- A story
   almost without words. The dozen or so words that are not
   sound effects are in Spanish, and the publication
   information (colophon) is in English. -- Horror and
   alternative genres. -- Call no.: PN6727.H552L3 2005
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The New Yorker Book of Art Cartoons / edited by Robert
   Mankoff. -- New York : Bloomberg Press, 2005. -- 118 p. :
   chiefly ill. ; 23 cm. -- Includes index. -- Summary (from
   publisher via SkyRiver): "A collection of 117 cartoons on
   art from The New Yorker magazine in a period ranging from
   the 1930s to the current decade." -- Call no.: NC1428.N47A7
   2005
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Well God I Goofed Again / by Hank Ketcham. -- San Francisco,
   Calif. : Determined Productions, 1973. -- 65 p. : col. ill.
   ; 19 cm. -- Dennis the Menace cartoons about prayer. --
   Funny kid genre. -- Call no.: PN6728.D4W42 1973
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BJ & Da Dogs / Ben Jones... et al., editor, Dan Nadel. -- New
   York : PictureBox ; Paper Rad, 2005. -- A Ganzfeld special
   ed. -- 1 v. : col. ill. ; 28 cm. -- "Drawings : Ben Jones,
   Jacob & Jessica Ciocci, Beau LaBute." -- "Produced by the
   Monday Morning Foundation" -- Summary (from publisher's
   website via SkyRiver): "Half art book, half graphic novel,
   this tome intersperses photographs, drawings, prints, and
   junk by Paper Rad with two graphic novellas (Spaceballz and
   Alfe) by Ben Jones. The best account of the Paper Rad
   magic." -- Alternative genre. -- Call no.: PN6726.B15 2005
Jones, Ben, 1977-
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Exposure of the Capitalist University / by Black & Red. --
   Kalamazoo : Black & Red, 1969? -- 15 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. --
   "Reprinted from the fifth issue of Black & Red." -- Collage
   with captions and word balloons, using pictures of Western
   Michigan University and pictures from comic books, etc. --
   Call no.: LB1891.K42B55
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   2012
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Our Fighting Forces, no. 4 (Apr./May 1955)
   CONTENTS: "Don't Be Afraid to Speak Up!" (Peter Porkchops)
   1 p. -- "The Hot Seat!" 8 p. -- "Battlefront Water Boy!" 6
   p. -- "Salute the Uniform"* (Private Pete) 1 p. -- "Danger
   Dictionary" 6 p. -- "One-Ship Fleet" 2 p. text -- Call no.:
   PN6728.2.N3 O87no.4
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Ozzie and Harriet, no. 3 (Feb./Mar. 1950)
   CONTENTS: "Pop Makes Dinner"* (The Adventures of Ozzie and
   Harriet) 8 p. -- "Pop Makes Breakfast"* (The Adventures of
   Ozzie and Harriet) 13 p. -- "The Balcony"* (TeleVarieties)
   1 p. -- "Bear Trapped!" 1 p. advertising -- "Hiding the
   Cookbook"* (Nick) 3 p. -- "Stand Up for Sportsmanship!"
   (Batman and Robin) 1 p. -- "We Girls Certainly Have to
   Assert Ourselves!"* (Pam) 4 p. -- "Side Show Barker"*
   (Movie Mirth) 1 p. -- "Twisting the Dial" 2 p. text -- "Pop
   and the Salesmen"* (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet) 9
   p. -- "The Answerman!"* (Radio Beams) 1 p. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3 O9no.3
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"Don't Be Afraid to Speak Up!" (Peter Porkchops) 1 p. in Our
   Fighting Forces, no. 4 (Apr./May 1955). -- "Published as a
   public service in cooperation with the National Social
   Welfare Assembly, coordinating organization for national
   health, welfare and recreation agencies of the U.S." --
   Call no.: PN6728.2.N3 O87no.4
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"The Hot Seat!" 8 p. in Our Fighting Forces, no. 4 (Apr./May
   1955). -- Begins: "There are some people who always seem to
   land right in the middle of a bull's eye, no matter what
   they do! Joey Phillips was one of them, and thought he had
   found a perfect formula for avoiding it" -- World War II
   story. -- Call no.: PN6728.2.N3 O87no.4
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"Battlefront Water Boy!" 6 p. in Our Fighting Forces, no. 4
   (Apr./May 1955). -- Begins: "This is a forest in France,
   and in one of the trees, a G.I. is out on a limb." -- Call
   no.: PN6728.2.N3 O87no.4
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"Salute the Uniform"* (Private Pete) / Henry Boltinoff. 1 p.
   in Our Fighting Forces, no. 4 (Apr./May 1955). -- summary:
   Pete salutes the doorman at a movie theater. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.2.N3 O87no.4
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"Danger Dictionary" 6 p. in Our Fighting Forces, no. 4
   (Apr./May 1955). -- Begins: "There are times when your life
   may depend on understanding the enemy's language. Then
   again, there may come a time when it's best if you haven't
   the slightest idea what it's all about!" -- Takes place in
   World War II France. -- Call no.: PN6728.2.N3 O87no.4
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"One-Ship Fleet" 2 p. text in Our Fighting Forces, no. 4
   (Apr./May 1955). -- Begins: "Imagine one naveal unit
   packing the combined fire-power of about 1,400 guns and an
   armada of 800 planes!" -- About aircraft carriers. -- Call
   no.: PN6728.2.N3 O87no.4
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"Battle Flare!" 6 p. in Our Fighting Forces, no. 4 (Apr./May
   1955). -- Begins: "Your name is Pete Mallary! You're a
   seaman second class! You've never been able to light a
   match or a lighter in the wind! Suddenly you have to light
   up a whole enemy fleet!" -- World War II story, against the
   Japanese in the Pacific.  -- Call no.: PN6728.2.N3 O87no.4
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Ozzie & Harriet. -- New York : National Comics Publications,
   1949-1950. -- col. ill. ; 26 cm. -- Published no. 1
   (Oct.-Nov. 1949) - no. 5 (June-July 1950). -- Cover title:
   The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet. -- Family humor genre.
   -- LIBRARY HAS: no. 3,5 (1950). -- Call no.: PN6728.1.N3 O9
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"Pop Makes Dinner"* (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet) 8 p.
   in Ozzie and Harriet, no. 3 (Feb./Mar. 1950). -- Begins:
   "Could I have my mail, please, Mr. Poston?" -- Summary:
   Harriet goes for a visit to Aunt Matilda, and Ozzie does
   his best to feed the kids. -- Call no.: PN6728.1.N3 O9no.3
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"Pop Makes Breakfast"* (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet)
   13 p. in Ozzie and Harriet, no. 3 (Feb./Mar. 1950). --
   Begins: "David! Ricky! Come an' get it!" -- Summary:
   Harriet is away and Ozzie cooks. -- Call no.: PN6728.1.N3
   O9no.3
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"The Balcony"* (TeleVarieties) 1 p. in Ozzie and Harriet, no.
   3 (Feb./Mar. 1950). -- Begins: "Everybody seems to be
   enjoying the television show except Henry!" -- Summary:
   Henry needs a stepladder because whenever he goes the
   movies and shows he sits in the balcony. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3 O9no.3
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"Bear Trapped!" 1 p. in Ozzie and Harriet, no. 3 (Feb./Mar.
   1950). -- Begins: "It was a wonderful day for a hike until"
   -- Advertising strip for Ray-o-Vac batteries. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3 O9no.3
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"Hiding the Cookbook"* (Nick) 3 p. in Ozzie and Harriet, no. 3
   (Feb./Mar. 1950). -- Begins: "Well, well, as I live and
   scratch, if it isn't Nicolas Nelson!" -- Summary: Nick (the
   dog) doesn't enjoy Ozzie's cooking. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3 O9no.3
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"Stand Up for Sportsmanship!" (Batman and Robin) 1 p. in Ozzie
   and Harriet, no. 3 (Feb./Mar. 1950). -- Begins: "Ever on
   the alert for signs of crime, Batman and Robin, famed
   fighters for justice, spot a new an dangerous menace!" --
   Summary: Batman defends an African American boy's right to
   be on a football team. -- "Published as a public service in
   cooperation with the Advertising Council and leading
   national social welfare and youth-serving organizations.
   This page appears in more than 10,000,000 magazines of the
   National Comics Group (Superman-DC Publications)." -- Call
   no.: PN6728.1.N3 O9no.3
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"We Girls Certainly Have to Assert Ourselves!"* (Pam) 4 p. in
   Ozzie and Harriet, no. 3 (Feb./Mar. 1950). -- Begins: "Hm.
   THere's that handsome fellow who moved next door, and he's
   looking right at me!" -- Summary: Pam puzzles out how to
   get acquainted with a new neighbor. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.N3 O9no.3
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"Side Show Barker"* (Movie Mirth) 1 p. in Ozzie and Harriet,
   no. 3 (Feb./Mar. 1950). -- Begins; "Just give me a chance,
   Mr. Brodie! You'll see how much business I'll bring in!" --
   Summary: Actually, he brings more noise complaints than
   customers to the movie theater. -- Call no.: PN6728.1.N3
   O9no.3
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"Twisting the Dial" / with Jay Emmett. 2 p. text in Ozzie and
   Harriet, no. 3 (Feb./Mar. 1950). -- Reviews of radio shows.
   -- Call no.: PN6728.1.N3 O9no.3
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"Pop and the Salesmen"* (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet)
   9 p. in Ozzie and Harriet, no. 3 (Feb./Mar. 1950). --
   Begins: "Ozzie, what are you reading?" -- Summary: Ozzie
   has to deal with the aftermath of his having bought a
   cookbook and bunch of gadgets from a door-to-door salesman
   while Harriet was away. -- Call no.: PN6728.1.N3 O9no.3
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"The Answerman!"* (Radio Beams) 1 p. in Ozzie and Harriet, no.
   3 (Feb./Mar. 1950). -- Begins: "Daddy, how do airplanes
   fly?" -- Summary: A man puts off all his son's questions
   until he goes on the air with is "The Answerman" show. --
   Call no.: PN6728.1.N3 O9no.3
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