The current Forbes magazine has an appreciation of Jules Verne as a "futurist." The accompanying graphics are from vintage Classics Illustrated comics. We never had money for any kind of comics, even when they cost just a dime. We used to see what the Barts had and what Francie had, and the Donald Duck ones were always in the waiting room when we went to the doctor once a year. "Beebleberry pies" as a search term turns up practically nothing.
Rantor, founding member of the International League of Luddites, headquartered in South Austin, Texas 78704, celebrates National Indignation Week every day of the year.