The series premiered in
1962. Stopped in 1979 after 21 issues.
The starring character, Bullwinkle J. Moose, is a
goodnatured but dim-witted moose who constantly gets himself
entangled in outlandish and silly situations. To his aid comes
his much more brainy friend, Rocket J. Squirrel also known as
Rocky the Flying Squirrel, who often manages to straighten
The series is a spinoff from a TV cartoon series that
ran from 1959 to 1964. Initially, it was titled Rocky and his
Friends, but reflecting the popularity of the character
Bullwinkle the title changed to The Bullwinkle Show.
full title of the series (from #3) is Bullwinkle and Rocky.