Item: Advertisement, Cream of Wheat, Li'l Abner

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Record Number: 9788
Box/Case: 2
Date of Original: circa 1940
Original Format: Printed Matter
Dimensions: Dimensions of image, 13.5 by 32 cm
Image description:

Advertisement for Cream of Wheat in a Li'l Abner comic strip by Al Capp. In the strip, it is Sadie Hawkins Day, and Daisy Mae Scragg announces her intent to marry Li'l Abner. He hides in a hollowed out log. Mammy Yokum attempts to lure him out with Cream of Wheat. Li'l Abner escapes by skinning a bear, wearing its skin, and chasing everyone away. The comic includes an appearance by Marryin' Sam.