Canuck Comic Facts #7

Did you know that Jimmy Frise was a Canadian cartoonist who’s first comic strip, Life’s Little Comedies (later renamed Birdseye Center) was published in 1920? It was published at the Star Weekly (currently The Toronto Star) who maintained it’s rights over left it after Frise was swept up by the Montreal Standard in 1947. Frise created a new comic strip series at the Standard called Juniper Junction.

jimmy frise

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