The Cheshire Cat

The Religious Affiliation of
The Cheshire Cat

Religion: anthropomorphic animal CBR Scale: I

Name: The Cheshire Cat

Classification: supporting character supporting character  

Publisher(s): DC Dell Macmillan Walt Disney Pictures Zenescope Entertainment

First Appearance: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865) - book 1 in Alice series

Creators: Lewis Carroll, John Tenniel

Number of Appearances: 53

   Comic Book Appearances: 25

   TV, Film Appearances: 24

   Video Game, Computer Game Appearances: 2

   Prose/Text Book/Story Appearances: 2

Species: cat

Gender: male

In panel 7 on page 9 in the story retroactively titled "Parrone and the Drug Gang" in Superman #8 (Jan.-Feb. 1941), drug deale John Parrone asks his attorney, "Why don't you do something? Why don't you cross-examine those witnesses? You've done nothing thruout [sic] this trial except sit there and grin like a Cheshire Cat!"

This character is in the following 4 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865) - book 1 in Alice series
Marvel Knights Spider-Man #5 (Oct. 2004): "Venomous: Part One" (mentioned)
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland - Season 1, Episode 1 (10 Oct. 2013): "Down the Rabbit Hole"
Superman (vol. 1) #8 (Jan.-Feb. 1941): "Perrone and the Drug Gang" (mentioned)

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