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Dennis the Menace-1951
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The first Dennis design lacks his famous striped jumper and instead sports a plain white shirt and a striped necktie.
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In May 1951, Dennis sports his famous striped jumper. In September, Dennis gets a splash of red added to his distinctive jumper.
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Dennis the Menace-1954
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Dennis has now become taller, with a childish face.
Dennis the Menace-1960 v2
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Dennis has now considerably shrunk in size, and is given a meaner look.

He now has bigger eyes, a more bulbous nose and a broader chin. His mouth also is more joined to his nose.

Around 1964, Dennis becomes slightly taller.

Dennis the Menace-1980
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Dennis now changed drastically. Now he looks older, with a thuggish body and a mean look, keeping the grin behind his nose.
Dennis the Menace-1993
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Dennis is now given a minor change in his look, appearing more childish, his eyes are bigger, his grin is no longer behind his nose, and his body is a little smaller.
Dennis the Menace (1996)

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Dennis the Menace (1998)
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In the Parkins era, Dennis mostly kept his looks, but his eyes are now slightly bigger, and his mouth is again joined to his nose.
Dennis the Menace (2003)
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In the Nigel Parkinson era, Dennis had a more "cartoony" look.
Dennis 2009
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For the new animated series that year, Dennis' look changed drastically. He is now more cartoony and not menacing, and he now has 4 fingers instead of 5. He also changed his personality, preferring fun over mischief, and no longer menacing everyone.
Dennis the Menace (2011)
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( August 9 2012-2016)

Dennis has now returned to his mischievous roots, reverting to his pre-2009 look.
Dennis the Menace-2016
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Dennis had a minor change: His grin is now below his nose.

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