Here we have the story that answers the musical question, "What if Adolf Hitler was a pipe-smoking private eye?" It can also be read as a "Mutt and Jeff" strip or even a Peter Cook/Dudley Moore sketch!
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
By popular demand, here's more of the recent DR. HORMONE story that we ran. This one has the Klan, dinosaurs, the pyramids, a parachuting granddaughter and a mysterious voice. What it apparently does NOT have...is a conclusion. As near as I can tell, this was the final "episode" of this wacky series!
Monday, April 21, 2014
Sunday, April 20, 2014
Saturday, April 19, 2014
Charlie Gaines was dead by this point and his son Bill had turned Educational Comics into Entertaining Comics. According to legend (and to Moldoff) it was Moldoff who suggested the concept of horror comic books to Gaines. This would seem to be an early attempt at horror, mixed with EC's only superhero series.
Friday, April 18, 2014
This two-fisted Amuhr-kin fighter decides to take on the enemies of democracy personally, mano a mano! Today, he'd look like an egotistical right-wing extremist but in the pre-war days of late 1940, he was a REAL MAN, baby!
Thursday, April 17, 2014
About the only way to really imagine what comic books might have been like if Superman hadn't revolutionized the industry in 1938 is to look at what PRE-Superman comics were featuring. Let's just say there were an awful lot of cowboys!