Snoopy Jigsaw Puzzle Box

Dog of 1,000 Faces Snoopy Jigsaw Puzzle

When I was a kid, my mother, father, and sister all enjoyed assembling jigsaw puzzles. Everybody in my family enjoyed working jigsaw puzzles but me. I found them exceedingly frustrating to solve and greatly preferred making up stories about the people in the puzzles than actually putting them together. This Snoopy Jigsaw Puzzle looks like it would be filled with good stories.

Even if I did enjoy solving jigsaw puzzles, I’m not sure I would buy one from a thrift store — every step of the way I would convince myself that pieces were missing. That being said, I did enjoy the artwork on this one. I’m not sure there are 1,000 versions of Snoopy in this picture, but there are more than I’ve seen in any one place.

For some reason, all these dogs are making me want to eat a Sno-Cone.

Update: Ever since Rob O’Hara wrote this post, I have kept my eyes open for this puzzle. I am happy to announce that I finally got my hands on a copy courtesy of the Retroist’s very own metagirl and have solved it.

Snoopy Jigsaw Puzzle

It was a really interesting puzzle, even though it was missing a couple of pieces. They were cut at all sorts of weird angles, so it was difficult to do the border first.

Still it was fun to just put Snoopy faces together and watch it fill out face by face. Here are a couple of my favorite images from the puzzle in a gallery. Hula Snoopy is by far my favorite. Yet, she was the most difficult to put together. It wasn’t until the last few minutes that I was able to find all the white pieces that would finish her.

Click to view a larger Snoopy in the Snoopy Jigsaw Puzzle

I would rate this puzzle a solid A. If you like jigsaw puzzles and Snoopy, I think this is worth picking up, even if it is missing a handful of pieces.

Rob O'Hara

I'm into old video games, old arcade games, old computer games, writing, photography, computer/network security, and of course, the 1980s!

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3 thoughts on “Dog of 1,000 Faces Snoopy Jigsaw Puzzle

  1. I did a quick count & there are only about 30 snoopys in that pic, plus a handful of woodstocks and a few odds & ends characters.
    I always enjoyed jigsaw puzzles, I had about 20 100~200 piece ones, including a couple peanuts ones, a few smurf ones, and assorted odds & ends ones. I also kept a bunch of frame tray puzzles into my early teens or so. To make them still be moderately challenging I would dump out all the pieces of all the puzzles together & try to assemble all of them at once.

    I presently have a couple jigsaw programs on my comp & was actually doing a few just about 10 minutes before seeing this post.

  2. There are officially 3 female snoopys, as can be seen in the family reunion special. He has 2 sisters and his mother.

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