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Miss Wormwood

Miss Wormwood Eyes: Black
Hair: White
Race: Human

Story: Miss Wormwood is Calvin and Susie Derkin's teacher, a job that can be taxing at times, as she is also has to put up with Calvin's Spaceman Spiff adventures.

Continuity: Calvin and Hobbes
Publisher(s): Universal Press Syndicate
First app.: Nov. 21, 1985
Creator(s): Bill Watterson
Country of origin: USA USA

Background notes: According to Bill Watterson, Miss Wormwood is named after the apprentice devil in C.S. Lewis' "The Screwtape Letters."

Names around the World:
DenmarkFrøken Mortensen
FranceMadame Wormwood
GermanyFräulein Wurmholz
SpainSeñorita Carcoma
UK/USAMiss Wormwood

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Related links/characters:
- Calvin/Spaceman Spiff/Stupendous Man/Tracer Bullet
- Dad
- Hobbes
- Moe
- Mom
- Rosalyn
- Susie Derkins