Cartoons: Lazy-Hazy-Crazy Days of Summer

Get ready for beach days and cookouts with our summer cartoons.

Flower truck getting gas
“Five gallons of gas, check the oil, and a little water on the tulips, please.”
July 16, 1949


Husband burning food on a grill
“One medium, one medium rare, one medium well, one very well, one just between medium and medium rare, one almost rare…”
June 12, 1954


Man in a Kitchen
“Come now—we’ve had heat waves before!”
August 2, 1958


Grown man drinking in kiddie pool
“How are things ashore?”
July 16, 1960


Man drowning another man in shallow water
“Horace, this is neither the time nor the place to discuss politics.”
August 20, 1960


Man trying on a Hawaiian shirt
“I don’t want to be critical, dear, but it does make you look like a damned fool.”
May 27, 1961


Couple fishing
“If he rams the boat, we’re finished.”
June 10, 1961


Couple sitting in a flower bed
“…you were saying something about the problems of excess leisure time…”
July 1, 1967


Woman shopping for clothes
July/August 2003