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‘Beetle Bailey’ cartoonist Mort Walker was an MCC alumnus

After Mort Walker, creator of the iconic “Beetle Bailey” comic strip, died Jan. 27, The Kansas City Star called him a “Mizzou alum.” True. But before Walker attended the University of Missouri, he┬ástudied at┬áthe Junior College of Kansas City, the institution now known as Metropolitan Community College. Walker, born in El Dorado, Kan., but raised …