What's the Kennection? #116

What comic strip introduced its groundbreaking African-American character Franklin on July 31, 1968?

In mythology, what patron of epic poetry did Ovid call the "chief of all the Muses"?

What product suite did Adobe introduce in 1993 to manage its new PDF file format for documents?

According to the first line of J.R.R. Tolkien's poem, what did Sauron make "for the Elven-kings under the sky"?

Pagliacci has been called "the most Italian of Italian operas."  What does the word pagliacci mean in Italian?

What's the "Kennection"?