The Flagston Family Summer Olympics – Conclusion

Hi and Lois Sunday page, July 26, 1992.

Hi and Lois Sunday page, July 26, 1992.

To conclude our coverage of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio, we searched back in our archives for strips from previous years. In addition to the extensive 1996 series, which ran during the Summer Olympics in Atlanta (see previous two posts), we found the Sunday page above, which appeared during the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona.
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The Flagston Family Summer Olympics – The Games Begin

Hi and Lois Sunday page, July 28, 1996.

Hi and Lois Sunday page, July 28, 1996.

Tonight is the opening ceremony for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. Twenty years ago, the Sunday page above was done during the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta.

At this time, I had been reading the comic strip Rose is Rose by Pat Brady. I noticed that the married couple in the strip, Rose and Jimbo Gumbo, had a strong physical attraction to each other. Rose often teased Jimbo in a playfully sexual way.
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