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Popeye


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Cartoon character created by Elzie Segar in 1926 for the cartoon strip originating as ‘Thimble Theatre’ in 1919 and featuring Olive Oyl, J. Wellington Wimpy, and Eugene the Jeep. Popeye, the sailor whose immense strength derived from eating spinach, became Olive's accepted suitor after defeating various rivals.

Subjects: literature.


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