Timeline – 1966 Part 2

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Hi and Lois Sunday page color proof, June 26, 1966.

In this episode, Hi Flagston outsmarts Mr. Foofram’s new “super brain” computer. Or was it just a lucky guess?

It’s hard to imagine with today’s mini-computers that these machines used to take up an entire room. The drawing in the last panel of the Sunday page above is certainly an exaggeration but isn’t too far from the truth.
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Timeline – 1966 Part 1

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Hi and Lois Sunday page color proof, March 13, 1966.

Trixie is the most popular member of the Hi and Lois cast. She gets more mail than any other character, particularly from grandmothers who are sure their grandchildren are thinking the same thoughts. Trixie has added many new dimensions to her personality over the years. She is cute and cuddly, as babies should be. She is also resourceful, perceptive and downright defiant at times. She looks at the world through the window of the Flagston home and sees things no one else can. She loves to feel the warmth of her friend the sunbeam shining on her face. Inside her thought balloons is a running commentary on family life and human behavior.
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