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I refuse to bowl against that!!"
Murray Ball, The Evening Post, 1987
Reference no: H-450-001
Ball's 'Footrot Flats' cartoon strip characters, led by Wal and
Dog, became iconic figures in New Zealand and were highly popular
in Australia as well.
Ball was a successful strip cartoonist in Britain and New Zealand
before he began drawing 'Footrot Flats in 1975. He retired Wal and
Dog 25 years later, but re-runs continue.
New Zealand Cartoon Archive 2008-09-08