30 years of FBorFW
Elly sitting at a table with crumpled papers Back to the Drawing Board

In 1979, Lynn began to draw For Better or For Worse. Some of her earliest strips didn't make it to publication for a variety of reasons. We thought you'd like to see some of these rejected drawings, so we've collected them here!


Even the best ball players don't hit a home run every time! Here are some strips that Lynn simply didn't finish:















This unfinished strip belongs to the sequence where Elly and Lizzie go to visit Phil; he's living in an apartment with a group of vegetarians. They disapprove of his food choices and throw out his weiners:



This last unfinished strip is from a storyline where the family calls Elly a hippie: