Thursday, January 20, 2022

JACK KIRBY shows how "Jim Bowie Makes a Magic Knife" (1955)


From Western Tales #33, here's another tale illustrated by Jack Kirby. Sorry I can't bring you the whole story in color. It was mighty hard to find it even in black and white. 







Wednesday, January 19, 2022

HAMMETT HERALD-TRIBUNE: The Glass Key - Part 4 (1942)


Wisconsin State Journal, Oct 15, 1942

Baltimore Sun, Oct. 24, 1942

Virginia Bee, Oct. 30, 1942

Harrisburg Telegraph, Nov. 16, 1942

Harrisburg Telegraph, Nov. 20, 1942

New York Daily News, Dec. 24, 1942

Akron Beacon Journal, Jan. 30, 1943

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

DAVID CROCKETT "Hero of the Alamo" (1941)


This little history lesson comes to us from World Famous Heroes #1, dated Oct. 1941. The art is signed "Leed," but who that was seems to be a mystery. The world famous hero known as "Yoc" scanned it for ComicBookPlus.