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The Comic Strip Club (Mon 10/21/2019)

Pig-Pen Monday Spotlight

download.jpg“Pig-Pen” is a character in the comic strip Peanuts by Charles M. Schulz. Whilst amiable, he is a young boy who is, except on rare occasions, extremely dirty and attracts a permanent cloud of dust and bugs.  Pig-Pen’s first appearance on July 13, 1954, in a strip directly parodying the first chapter of  Lord of the Flieshe declares, “I haven’t got a name … people just call me things … real insulting things.” (Wiki)