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Bemis, Whitcher. Whitcher Bemis was created by Harold de Polo (Ollie Bascomb, Chan Buzzell, Inspector Frayne, Simmering Sands) and appeared in twenty-four stories in Flynn’s Weekly in 1927 and 1928, beginning with “Whitcher Acquires a Hobby” (Flynn’s Weekly, Jan. 22, 1927).

Whitcher Bemis is a hard-boiled Sheriff in a rural part of America. He has a thick country twang and is a skilled backwoodsman.

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