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May 19, 2013


FFF Results Post #335 -- Accessorize

On Friday, CR readers were asked to "Name Five Favorite Non-Superhero Character Articles Of Clothing." This is how they responded.

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Tom Spurgeon

1. Jughead's Hat
2. Charlie Brown's Shirt
3. Jimmy Olsen's Bow Tie
4. Mr. Tawky Tawny's Green Jacket
5. Cerebus' Vest

*****

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D. Alexander Cox

1. Tintin's spacesuit
2. Groo's Tunic
3. Jimbo's loin cloth
4. Mammy Yoakum's boots
5. The awesome Napoleonic cape on John Carter in the Jesse Marsh comics

*****

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Danny Ceballos

1. Krazy Kat's Bow
2. Peculia's Ragged Dress
3. Marlys's Glasses
4. Dream's Inky Cloak
5. Bacchus's Captain's Hat

*****

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Matt Maxwell

* Howard the Duck's cigar - HTD
* Rudy the chimp's hat and bow tie - RUDY the early 80s newspaper strip
* Alice the Goon's flower-topped hat - POPEYE
* Joe's weaponized cat - KING CITY
* Jaeger's armbands - FINDER

*****

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Alastair Tervit

* Devlin Waugh's dressing gown.
* Dennis The Menace's black and red jumper.
* John Constantine's coat.
* Buster's cap.
* Zombo's pouch.

*****

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Niel Jacoby

1. Dick Tracy's Watch
2. Kamandi's Jorts
3. King Mob's nipple-ringed tank top
4. Monkey D. Luffy's hat
5. Judge Dredd's boots

*****

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Ben Schwartz

* Sluggo's beatnik beret
* Tubby Tompkins' jacket and shorts combo
* Roger Kaputnik's ascots
* Don Martin bent shoes
* Oliver Warbucks' sparkling diamond tie-pin

*****

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Jones

1. Black Jack's ribbon bow tie
2. J Wimpy Wellington's shirt
3. Captain Haddock's captain's hat
4. Tubby Tompkins' disguises as The Spider. They call him The Spider, see, because he spins a web.
5. Tubby's cousin Chubby's identical-to-Tubby-only-smaller outfit.

*****

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Sean Kleefeld

1. Scott McCloud's t-shirt
2. Judge Dredd's helmet
3. Gilgamesh Wulfenbach's waistcoat
4. Roronoa Zoro's haramaki sash
5. Funky Flashman's hair

*****

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Chuck Forsman

1. Baron Bean's pants
2. Buddy Bradley's flannel shirt
3. Moominpapa's hat
4. Officah Pup's uniform and badge
5. Mr. Natural's moo moo

*****

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Oliver Ristau

1. Popeye's chief cap
2. Daisy Duck's hair bow
3. Snoopy's flyer's cap
4. Snork Maiden's umbrella
5. Bruno Brazil's trenchcoat

*****

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Scott O. Brown

1. John Constantine's trenchcoat
2. Leonidas's red cloak
3. Jimmy Corrigan's sweater-vest
4. Pogo's striped shirt
5. Popeye's sailor suit

*****

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Eric Newsom

1. Snuffy and Weezy Smith's headwear
2. Tintin's plus-fours
3. Buddy Bradley's yellow plaid shirt with rolled-up sleeves
4. Ray's Speedo and medallion
5. The shoes of any Don Martin-drawn character


*****

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John Platt

1. Ms. Tree's stylish trench coat
2. Mike Mauser's less-stylish trench coat
3. Uncle Scrooge's spats
4. Hot Stuff's diaper
5. Alanna Wolff's power suit

*****

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1. Doofus' stolen underwear (aka "stinkies") collection
2. The Happy Fisherman's fish
3. Bearded Windbreaker's windbreaker
4. Feldman's hat
5. Wimpy's tie

*****

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Chris Duffy

1 Tubby's hat
2 Wimbledon Green's cape
3 Howard the Duck's tie
4 Patty-Cake's green dress
5 BC's pelt tunic loin cloth thing

*****

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Brad Mackay

1) Archie's "R" sweater
2) Nipper's red-and-white striped shirt
3) Pigskin Peters derby hat
4) Walt Wallet's weird little sailor hat
5) Snoopy's flying helmet, goggles and red scarf (as his World War One Flying Ace alter ego)

*****

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Matt Emery

1. Sam Slade Robo Hunter's cap
2. Rogue Trooper's boots
3. Possum Von Tempsky's military uniform
4. Dan Dare's formal spacefleet uniform
5. Judge Dredd's helmet

*****

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Katie Skelly

1. Kei's leather pants, Akira (Otomo Katsuhiro)
2. Valentina's over-the-knee boots, Valentina series (Guido Crepax)
3. Black Jack's ribbon tie, Black Jack series (Tezuka Osamu)
4. The Black Queen's eyepatch, Barbarella (Jean-Claude Forest)
5. The Rider's helmet, Night Business #3 (Ben Marra)

*****

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Mike Pfefferkorn

1. Scrooge McDuck's broadcloth coat
2. Woozy Winks' green polka-dot shirt
3. Tubby Tompkins' sailor hat
4. Lois Lane's pillbox hat
5. Hans von Hammer's flying ace helmet & goggles

*****

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Michael Grabowski

1. Donald Duck's black sailor outfit
2. art spiegelman's vest
3. Snoopy's flying ace headgear
4. Joe Sacco's glasses
5. Dum Dum Dugan's bowler

*****

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Stergios Botzakis

1. Jughead's S shirt
2. Toco's sleeves
3. Powerhouse Pepper's striped turtleneck
4. Harvey Pekar's stained t-shirt
5. Sluggo's hat

*****

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Evan Dorkin

1. The Black Spy's hat
2. The Blackhawk jacket
3. The Little King's crown
4. Wendy the Witch's hooded witch robe
5. Toco's sweater

If Ma Hunkel wasn't a superhero, wearing a pot on her head would be the all-time #1. Maybe.

*****

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Justin Colussy-Estes

1: Monkey D. Luffy's straw hat
2. Popeye's sailor's cap
3. Corto Maltese's captain's cap
4. Army Shanks's knit cap
5. Sailor Moon's hair baubles

*****

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Matthew Craig

1. Mary Jane Watson's chainmail dress from the cover of Amazing Spider-Man 59
2. Jesse Custer's metal collar tips
3. Judge Dredd's shoulder eagle
4. Dennis The Menace's stripey jumper
5. Franklin Richards' 4½ T-shirt

*****

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Jamie Coville

1. Spooky's Derby
2. Freewheelin' Franklin's Cowboy Hat
3. Ogami Ittō Gi
4. Jesse Custers Clerical Collar
5. Ms Tree's Trench Coat

*****

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Andrew Mansell

1. Groo's Cassette Tape thingee (across his chest)
2. President (of Ylum) Tyrone's Rocket shoe/foot
3. The World Famous Lawyer's Bowler Hat
4. Spaceman Spiff's goggles
5. Happy Hooligan's Tin Can

*****

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Marc Sobel

1. Mister Natural's robe
2. Constantine's trenchcoat
3. Little Nemo's pajamas
4. Corto Maltese's hat
5. Izzy Ortiz's nun habit

*****

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Art Baxter

1. Moominpappa's Top Hat
2. Gwen Stacy's Black Hair Band
3. Toco's Extra-Long Sleeve Black Shirt
4. O's Owl Head Fetish Mask
5. J. Wellington Wimpy's Bowler

*****

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Eric Knisley'

1. Edwin Jarvis' striped pants
2. Howard the Duck's polka-dotted tie
3. Mister Natural's robe
4. Mickey Mouse's two-button pants
5. The Spirit's hat

*****

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Marty Yohn

1. Linus's blanket
2. Charlie Brown's shirt
3. Calvin (and Hobbes') Spaceman Spiff googles
4. Yosemite Sam's hat
5. Arlo and Janis's black negligee (Janis's, not Arlo's)

*****

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Dave Knott

* B.D.'s football helmet
* Spider Jerusalem's sunglasses
* Arzach's hat
* Mr. Natural's robe
* Professeur Tournesol's bowler

*****

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Isaac Cates

1. Jimmy Corrigan's Superman sweatshirt (borrowed from his dad)
2. Wimpy's little derby
3. Pogo's little referee shirt
4. Krazy's ribbon / bow tie
5. The curtain Eddie Campbell drapes over himself in Graffiti Kitchen when he's pretending to be the Apollo Belvedere, if I'm remembering the scene right.

*****

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Scott Dunbier

* Opus' bow tie
* Charlie Brown's zigzag shirt
* Mina Murray's scarf
* Enemy Ace's overcoat
* Cheech Wizard's hat

*****

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Michael Buntag

1. Snoopy's World War I Flying Ace Aviator Goggles and Helmet
2. Chiyo Mihama's Penguin Suit
3. Miura Hayasaka's Cardbo Suit
4. Sakaki's "Chiyo-chichi" Hat
5. Phoncible P. "Phoney" Bone's T-Shirt

*****

modified slightly from a suggestion by Stergios Botzakis; thanks Stergios

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