Dilbert wants to operate along more classic lines, like Doctor Frankenstein's lab.
Note: Dilbert's and Dogbert's first appearance. The first strip.
Pun, Frankenstein, laboratory, hunch, Igor, brain, fetch, gizmo, insult, Dilbert, Dogbert
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Dilbert recalls when ice cream cones cost only fifteen cents.
Pun, ice cream, price, date, insult, Dilbert, Dogbert
Dogbert decides to dedicate his life to the less fortunate.
Dogbert-Schemes, less fortunate, homeless, hunger, real estate, 70's, Dogbert, Dilbert
Dogbert shoots skeet with toast.
Pun, toaster, skeet, play with food, pull, slingshot, twang, Dogbert
Dilbert is nervous about a presentation to the Big Boss and asks for tips from Dogbert.
Note: The Boss's first mention.
Presentation, nervous, tip, coin, self-conscious, eye contact, acronym, jangle, pocket, Dilbert, Dogbert
Dilbert shows Dogbert his new invention: glasses that screen out unpleasant sights.
Science, invention, screen, unpleasant sight, glasses, antenna, workbench, insult, Dilbert, Dogbert
Dilbert shows how staining liquids are attracted to new ties.
Science, scientific principle, soup, necktie, Isaac Newton, bowl, discover, attraction, spill, Dogbert, Dilbert
Dogbert tells a pharmacist a hair-growth formula has had an unusual effect on him.
Dogbert-Schemes, pharmacy, hair-growth formula, side effect, prescription, deed, drug store, Dogbert, pharmacist, Dilbert
The Engineer's Ball will be black tie, Dilbert learns.
Fashion, Engineer's ball, black tie, tuxedo, pants, snide comment, borrow, mailbox, insult, Dilbert, Dogbert
Dogbert explains the details of a tuxedo to Dilbert.
Fashion, tuxedo, kumberbuzle, sweatband, pen, cummerbund, pocket, bow tie, Dilbert, Dogbert
Dilbert walks down an empty hallway beside a stranger and hates it.
Office Politics, etiquette, hallway, Rockettes, ladies room, dignity, janitor, Dilbert, Dogbert
Dilbert practises laughing.
Personal, laugh, sneeze, practise, alone, mirror, Dilbert, Dogbert
Dogbert panics at a store and buys everything in sight.
Family, store, panic, mouthwash, gum, deodorant, lipstick, Rolaids, Krazy Glue, clerk, Dogbert
Dilbert realises the hairs on the back of his hand never get any longer.
Family, observation, hair, back of hand, wisdom, insult, Dilbert, Dogbert
Mother Nature objects when she sees Dilbert raking leaves.
Science, leaf, rake, locust, spring cleaning, housekeeping, Mother Nature, Dilbert