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Wicket Wakely

WICKET WAKELY

Sunday Toth Day. I did not scan every issue of Jimmy Wakely, but fortunately there are several Toth stories in each. So there is a...

Early Call

EARLY CALL

Saturday Leftover Day. I have not shown any Beetle Bailey scans in such a long time, that I was shocked at seeing ow many uncleaned...

 
 
 
Sing, Alex, Sing!

SING, ALEX, SING!

Sunday Sweet Toth Day Another incredebly clever early DC story by Alex Toth. I don't know why I only scanned the first page of the...

I Can If You Can

I CAN IF YOU CAN

Saturday Story Strip Day. I was lucky enough to get a long run of Val Heinz' Dawn O'Day, which I am sharing in installments whenever...

 
 
 
All There In Black And White

ALL THERE IN BLACK AND WHITE

Happy New Year's Day. Before he became a regular feature at DC, Henry Boltinoff was one of the best selling cartoonists of the forties....

Wakey-wakey!

WAKEY-WAKEY!

Sunday Toth Day. On to the next DC series by Alex Toth. Some of his least seen work and DC is not planning a reprint any time soon....

 
 
 
Crock Full Of Flies

CROCK FULL OF FLIES

Saturday Comic Strips Day. Here's a strip that proved that you can't just have a funny cast anywhere and turn it into a good strip....

Home Journalism

HOME JOURNALISM

Monday Cartoon Day. IAfter all these years I am still looking for an finding new Mort Walker cartoons. I guess it will reach a point...

 
 
 
Trailblazer

TRAILBLAZER

Sunday Toth Day. Although there are some hints of Toth's later genius as a black and white stoy teller, what you see here mostly is...

When Giants Walkeed the Earth

WHEN GIANTS WALKEED THE EARTH

Saturday Leftover Day. What fun. Today I get to share another of the rare oddities of my collection. I have seen samples of this strip...

 
 
 
Killer Romance

KILLER ROMANCE

With this story from DC's Romance Trails 4 we see Toth own style starting to grow.

The More The Mirth

THE MORE THE MIRTH

Another installment of The Philidelphia Recods's Fun Book. I am about halfway through my collection now. I love the work of Bil Keane...

 
 
 
Christmas Teasers

CHRISTMAS TEASERS

Saturday Leftover Day. In all the years of looking though newspapers I came across quite a few features that were not gagstrips of...

Toth In The Whole

TOTH IN THE WHOLE

Sunday Toth Treasures Some more Toth goodness, again from DC's Romance Trail, 3. As last week, there is also a single page illustrated...

 
 
 
Feel The Love

FEEL THE LOVE

Sunday Toth Treasures. Moving on from DC's Dale Evans Comics to another run of books that had a lot of never reprinted Alex Toth stories....

Stars In His Eyes

STARS IN HIS EYES

Saturday Leftover Day. Feg Murray's Seein' Stars was one of the main features of KIng Features Puck Sunday section. It always sells...

 
 
 
The Tothest With The Mostest

THE TOTHEST WITH THE MOSTEST

Sunday Toth Day. Tody I am finishing off my run of Alex Toth's Sierra Smith stories from DC's Dale Evans Comics with an older one I...

When The West Was Sorta Wild

WHEN THE WEST WAS SORTA WILD

Saturday Leftover Day. Today we are going funny. This strip is one of the favorites from my youth. It was published in the Dutch version...

 
 
 
Toth To A Flame

TOTH TO A FLAME

Sunday Toth Day. This is the last Sierra Smith story alex Toth did for DC's Dale Evans Comics. After this I can go back and do the...

A Very Important K

A VERY IMPORTANT K

Saturday Leftover Day. Looking for cartoons by Mort Walker, I came across a note that he tried to sell them to a magazine called 48....

 
 
 



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