Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 20 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
|What nickname do Andy and Flo call each other most often?||Andy Capp
Pet. They may have have said "love" and "dear" a few times, but "Pet" is the MOST common nickname for each other.
|What appears over the heads of a kissing couple?||Andy Capp
An "X". An "X" signifies that a kiss has been given to somebody. Not neccessarily your spouse, but somebody.
40. Andy is a vet of World War 2. So 25 and 30 is too young. Since the comic started in the 60's, this leaves 40 to being the best guess. He's also referred to being middle aged, never REALLY old...unless a "cheeky bird" wants to make him feel bad.
|What is Flo constantly bugging Andy to dispose of?||Andy Capp
Andy's old army coat.. Andy wears his old Army coat because it keeps him warm. He does shed it though if a lady comments on how it ages him.
Percy. Percy was the unfortunate collector that never got rent from the Capps, but somehow managed to be fooled into letting them stay.
He also had an eye for Flo.
|When Andy meets a bloke that he's very fond of, what does he usually say?||Andy Capp
"I like this boy.". "I LIKE this boy" could almost be considered a catch phrase.
|Andy Capp is insulted when the Vicar asks him to be "Substitute" in a football game. What does Andy say Substitute does?||Andy Capp
"They're someone brought in at the last minute to spread blame to if they lose.". Even the Vicar is a little embarassed to ask the skilled Andy Capp to be substitute.
|Who is the barkeep at the Rose and Crown?||Andy Capp
Jack. Jack was the owner of the Rose and Crown, Andy Capp's favorite pub.
|What is Andy Capp's term for attractive young females?||Andy Capp
Bird. Andy always refers to an attractive young bird to his friends.
|What animal does Andy collect, take care of, and race?||Andy Capp
Pigeons. There are many times where he sells a pigeon for extra money. Andy also races them, only making other contestants wonder how he does it.
|What's the first name of the original author of Andy Capp?||Andy Capp
Reginald. Reg Smythe passed on some time ago.
|What country does the comic take place in?||Andy Capp
England. They talk about going to London and other English cities for holidays. The characters also have thick North English accents.
|How is it indicated that Andy is drunk in the comic strips?||Andy Capp
A colored in nose. If he was a little buzzed, or sloshed, his nose was filled in. In the Sunday color comics, it was red.
Ruby. Ruby and Flo are best friends. They go to bingo together, work hard to support their husbands, and bad mouth their husbands to each other.
|What did Andy Capp do in the military?||Andy Capp
Drove a supply truck. There are a couple of jokes about Andy Capp driving Flo around in the supply truck during romantic, moonlight drives when they were courting.
Chalkie. Chalkie is his next door neighbor and fellow lay about.