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Macon Telegraph, August 26, 1911. Let’s take a break from sorrow and tragedy and share a moment of mirth with cartoonist H.B. Martin’s beloved cartoon protagonist, Mr. Inbad, and his dog Ajax. Scoring opium to rub on a sick dog’s back—there’s a situation I think we can all relate to! Read more.


  1. lucky ajax, poor mr. inbad.

  2. Research reveals that Mr. Inbad lives in a strip called “It Happened in Birdland.” Yes, implausible as it seems, those are birds. Birds who keep dogs and buy opium.

    • Obviously that’s where the famous jazz club got it’s name then.

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