100th Anniversary Trivia Jamboree: Day 6!!!

By Tea Fougner

It’s Day Six of our 100th Anniversary Trivia Challenge!

Today’s question is:

In 1933, Dagwood famously embarked on a hunger strike so he could marry Blondie. After 28 days, his parents gave in, but alas, Dagwood was disinherited. What was Dagwood’s father’s name and how did he make his fortune?
BONUS QUESTION: What was Blondie’s maiden name?


Dagwood would have inherited the Bumstead Locomotive Works from his father, J. Bolling Bumstead. BONUS – Blondie Boopadoop