HISTORY | COMICS

“The blacks, they are coming!”

The Smurfs very first, possible ‘racist’ comic book

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In 1959, Peyo created his very first Smurfs comic strip in the Spirou newspaper in the form of a mini-story. Four years later, Les Schtroumpfs Noirs (The Black Smurfs) is published as a standalone album.

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