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Kid Klutch
Kid Klutch
Species Gorilla
Gender Male
Hair Color Dark Brown
Occupation Boxer
Residence Sweethaven
Production Information
First Appearance Thimble Theatre ("Popeye fights against a gorilla")

Kid Klutch was a boxing gorilla who served as Popeye's opponent in a boxing match to determine who would win in a battle between the world's strongest man and a beastly gorilla.

Character history

Creation and development in Thimble Theatre

Kid Klutch was created by E. C. Segar for the 1931 Thimble Theatre comic strip "Popeye fights against a gorilla". In said strip, he and Popeye faced off in a boxing match.


Popeye fights against a gorilla

Kid Klutch 2

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