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RECORDED ON THIS DAY IN 1958

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"Charlie Brown" was a top-ten hit for The Coasters in the spring
of 1959. It went to #2 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles charts,
and was the first of three top-ten hits for the group that year.

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AVAILABLE FOR CHRISTMAS GIFT GIVING

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The comic strip Dick Tracy made its debut in the Detroit Mirror on
Sunday, October 4, 1931 as Plainclothes Tracy. It was created by
Chester Gould who wrote and drew the popular strip until 1977.

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Cartoonist Chester Gould (November 20, 1900 – May 11, 1985)

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TURN THOSE DEAD FLIES INTO CASH!

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   1914

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LEARN TO PLAY THE SAW!

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1922

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FOR THOSE OF US WHO… “MADE IT”

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