When I say, "Dr. Voodoo," you might well say, "Dr. Who?" but that, of course, would be incorrect as this has nothing to do with a space traveling Time Lord. No, this was an early back-up strip in Fawcett's WHIZ COMICS.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
One of my favorite movies as a kid was TARZAN'S NEW YORK ADVENTURE. Here. In her final 1950s appearance, we have Lorna the Jungle Girl's variation on that theme, aided and abetted by Jay Scott Pike, a GGA (although not too much to see here) master and one of the great unsung illustrators of the medium.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Here's quirky stylist Bernie Krigstein with a sci-fi tale that might almost be called--visually at least--a superhero tale! The anti-climactic ending seems to be that way on purpose, which makes for a most interesting story.
Monday, August 18, 2014
Sunday, August 17, 2014
Saturday, August 16, 2014
Rather odd to have one of these meta comics when the art itself isn't by a recognizable single creator. It's credited here to the Leon Jason Comic Art Studio. Bails lists a couple dozen artists as working for that studio, only a few that I've ever even heard of. Still, a cute story.