This Story Has Three Nut Grafs

By: E&P Staff

The winner of a MuttsComics.com contest seeking the weight in peanuts of cartoonist Patrick McDonnell’s real-life dog Earl was only two goobers off.

Earl — the model for the canine co-star of McDonnell’s King Features Syndicate strip — weighs 2,662 in peanuts (just over 15 pounds). Angie Gray finished first among thousands of entrants by guessing 2,664 peanuts.

The contest (E&P Online, Aug. 9) was designed to celebrate the “Top Dogs: Comic Canines Before and After Snoopy” exhibit running until Sept. 26 at the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, Calif. McDonnell is curating the show.

Like & Share E&P:
RSS
Follow by Email
Facebook
Facebook
Google+
https://www.editorandpublisher.com/news/this-story-has-three-nut-grafs/
LinkedIn

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *