Monday, June 17, 2019
Pulp Gallery: THE SHADOW (1933)
Sunday, June 16, 2019
Another Portland Rogues Gallery
A couple of months back I posted some of Bob Stuart's fine photos of Portland area collector types. (You can still see them HERE .) W...
Saturday, June 15, 2019
THE PHANTOM DETECTIVE's Comic Book Debut (1946)
You probably know the Phantom Detective as a second-tier pulp hero who starred in his own pulp mag from 1933 to 1953. But did you know he...
Friday, June 14, 2019
Forgotten Books: A BADGE FOR A BADMAN by Brian Wynne (Brian Garfield) (1967)
In jawing about the first four Marshal Jeremy Six novels, I discussed Garfield's most commonly used theme. There is always, it seems...
Thursday, June 13, 2019
A Word from Our Sponsor: GENE AUTRY Bicycles
I've long admired pics of the Hopalong Cassidy bike, with the brace of Hoppy pistols holstered on the handlebars. But I had no idea t...
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Crime Busting BIG LITTLE BOOKS
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
PUNCHO VILLA by Howard Nostrand (1954)
One of Mad comics' better imitators was Harvey Comics' Flip . It's a damn shame the mag only lasted two issues. This tale is ...
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