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Our American heritage
While perusing the American Heritage website I ran across this cool article on the rise of early comic strips and illustrations:A Revolution in the Funnies
By Christine Gibson
Katzenjammer Kids? They can't hold a candle to Max und Moritz!
German kid's stories are SCARY!
See also: Der Struwwelpeter!
And, yes, I had these read to me as a child... which may explain some things.