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Sock It To 'Em

SOCK IT TO 'EM

Tuesday Comic Strip Day. When Tony DiPreta first took over Joe Palooka from Moe Leff (whio had started out as Ham Fisher's assistant...

Five Pretty Ladies And A Couple Of Stupid Guys

FIVE PRETTY LADIES AND A COUPLE OF STUPID GUYS

Monday Cartoon Day. Some very early cartoons by George Crenshaw, before he was influenced by Hank Ketcham . Only in the last ones you...

 
 
 
Tropical Dreams

TROPICAL DREAMS

Sunday Meskin Measures. Today's Mort Meskin story from Black Magic 18 looks a bit different than usually. Maybe the island location...

A Hell Of A Story

A HELL OF A STORY

Sarurday Leftover Day. Continuing my run of fun horror stories from the Stan Lee edited Timely/Atlas books in the early fifties, here...

 
 
 
I Kid You Not

I KID YOU NOT

Friday Comic Book Day. Last week I showed twp stories from Timely/Atlas' Adventures Into Weird Worlds 13 and 15. Today and tomorrow...

Oh What A Lovely War Strip

OH WHAT A LOVELY WAR STRIP

I keep finding more Sundays of Dan Flagg I haven't shared. I have added them to the previous lot again, because they belong together...

 
 
 
Gene Genie

GENE GENIE

Wednesday Illustration Day. As a comic book artist Gene Fawcette was pretty bland. He drew in what I like to call the 'generic Aerican...

Iconic Nancy

ICONIC NANCY

Tuesday Comic Strip Day. Up till now Fantagraphics has published three books of Nancy dailies. Nothing wrong with those, I bought all...

 
 
 
Funny Because It Says So

FUNNY BECAUSE IT SAYS SO

Monday Cartoon Day. Last week I showed a set of cartoon from Henry Boltinoff for Gags magazines, one of his biggest accounts. He sold...

A Little Gift

A LITTLE GIFT

Thursday Comic Strip Day. Bob Lubbers showing his versitillity. The early history of this strip is mostly forgotten because of Al Williamson...

 
 
 
A Little Argument

A LITTLE ARGUMENT

Friday Comic Book Day. Here has been a discussion going on on Facebook between two publishers of old comics. Both of them use material...

And Furthermore

AND FURTHERMORE

Saturday Leftover Day. Here is the second story about the vampirekilling Frankenstein monster I showed yesterday. If you want to know...

 
 
 
The King And Mort

THE KING AND MORT

Sunday Meskin Measures. There is no Mort Meskin story in Black Magic 16 , but in 17 we get a double helping. One, a solo story by Meskin...

Sk

SK

Monday Cartoon Day. For a short period in the late forties Hank Ketcham tried something different. He starts selling gags that seem...

 
 
 
Bear With Me

BEAR WITH ME

Tuesday Comic Strip Day. I managed to clean a couple more Yoi Bear scans, one on the most classic Sunday comic strips I have ever seen.

Tucked Away In Your Newspaper

TUCKED AWAY IN YOUR NEWSPAPER

Wednesday Advertising Day. A couple of weeks ago I shared a couple of Sunday strip ads drawn by Tom Scheuer when he was working for...

 
 
 
Boltinoff We Go

BOLTINOFF WE GO

Monday Cartoon Day. Having collected catoon magazines from the forties and fifties, I think I can safely say that Henry Boltinoff was...

More Meskin Magic

MORE MESKIN MAGIC

Sunday Meskin Measures. From Black Magic 15, Mort Meskin inked quite hastilly (possibly by himself, or maybe with help from George...

 
 
 
Moxey M

MOXEY M

Saturday Leftover Day. As part of my trip to the US I stayed a couple of days in Columbus, Ohio to visit the Billy Ireland Cartoon...

Follow The Flagg

FOLLOW THE FLAGG

Thursday Story Strip Day. I keep finding new samples of Dan Flagg, so I keep reposting the old ones with whatever new ones I found...

 
 
 



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