Timeline – 2004 Part 3

Hi and Lois Sunday page digital proof, October 24, 2004.

The Sunday page above was published in newspapers nine days before the 2004 Presidential election in which incumbent Republican George W. Bush ran against Democratic challenger John Kerry.

Although there was intense political polarization during that election, it is nothing compared to the partisanship of today.  It seems like a more innocent time.

Timeline – 2004 Part 2

Hi and Lois Sunday page digital proof, September 26, 2004.

Religion is a subject that has to be treated very carefully in a comic strip.  Our readers come from many different backgrounds and we don’t want to offend anyone by making light of their beliefs.

Many people go to church on Sundays, so it seems like the Flagstons should as well, at least occasionally.  In the episode above, all the family members are participating in the service.

Timeline – 2004 Part 1

Hi and Lois Sunday page digital proof, March 28, 2004.

The Sunday page above chronicles a typical day in the life of Chip Flagston.  Although it was quite eventful, it didn’t seem to faze him very much.

It is fun to do an episode like this with minimal dialogue.  Let the pictures tell the story.