Timeline – 2001 Part 1

Beetle Bailey Sunday page digital proof, February 11, 2001.

Beetle gets some news from home in the Sunday page above.  His mother tells him about an ice storm that has downed wires and trees.  His father is also having problems with his job. Interestingly, this is the only reference I know to the Bailey family’s dog, Speedy.
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Timeline – 2000 Part 4

Beetle Bailey Sunday page digital proof, February 6, 2000.

The International Day of Peace, a United Nations-sanctioned holiday, is observed annually on September 21. Dedicated to world peace, it was first celebrated in 1982.  The ringing of the United Nations Peace Bell at its headquarters in New York City is among the many events that take place on what is also known as World Peace Day.  There is an inscription on the side of the bell that reads, “Long live absolute world peace.”
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Timeline – 2000 Part 3

Beetle Bailey Sunday page digital proof, July 9, 2000.

In the previous post we took a look at an episode that attempted to explain the attraction between Miss Buxley and Beetle Bailey.  The Sunday page above suggests that her co-worker Miss Blips might also be the subject of romantic attention.  Lt. Fuzz, a fastidious perfectionist, is the most likely character in Camp Swampy who might be interested in asking Miss Blips out on a date.  Of course his invitation follows strict army protocol.
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