Title: Thimble Theater Starring Popeye vol. 1
Series: Tempo 17296-8
Characters: Popeye, Olive Oyl, Wimpy, Swee’Pea, Poopdeck Pappy, Sea Hag, Bernard the Buzzard, Granny
Noticeably absent characters: Bluto, Jeep
Creators: by Bud Sagendorf
Year: 1961, 1979 King Features Syndicate Inc.
Publisher(s): Tempo Books, Grosset & Dunlap
Story: Collection of strips. First storyline has Popeye and Olive (trapped?) in the desert/old west. And that segways into Poopdeck Pappy getting married to the Sea Hag. And that storyline introduces Granny (Pappy’s mother) to the comic strip.
Good/Bad: Fun comics.