Herbie did not punch anyone until he got his own comic. Before that, he used lollipops to bop. Sometimes, Herbie is squished by a double-fisted punch. But he can give it as good as he takes, especially in rapid flurries of powerful punches.
Herbie sometimes shows a nice windup before a punch.
Herbie sometimes requests that an adversary stick out his chin for a punch.
Index terms: hit, punch, sock, uppercut, roundhouse, flurry, windup, Richard E. Hughes, Ogden Whitney