Yellow Kid, the

Yellow Kid, the

grotesque unchildish slum-child, one of the impoverished inhabitants of Hogan’s Alley. [Comics: Berger, 25]
See: Poverty
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The second period is anchored by The Yellow Kid, the first highly successful regional comic character used in a newspaper and also Buster Brown, the first to be incorporated in newspapers on a national level.