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Boy Oh Boy

BOY OH BOY

Saturday Leftover Day. I have shared many pages from the scouting magazine Boy's Life. Some using my own scans, some from the complete...

DAILY CARE

DAILY CARE

Sunday Surprise Day. Looking for the first Boner's Ark strips I came across a carton series by one of the most prolific cartoonists...

 
 
 
Ship Shape

SHIP SHAPE

Saturday Leftover Day. I have spend some time the last few weeks with Mort Walker's late sixties creation Boner's Ark. It was created...

The Best Of The Best

THE BEST OF THE BEST

Sunday Surprise Day. I promised you something new, but this morning I discovered I had not saved the scanned material the way I should...

 
 
 
P.T. BImbo's Special Treatment

P.T. BIMBO'S SPECIAL TREATMENT

Saturday Leftover Day. Some more P.T. Bimbo Sundays which I didn't get to last week. Tomorow a new surprise.

Sim Sala Bimbo

SIM SALA BIMBO

Sunday Surprise Day. Have fun, the circus is in town! And this is how the October 26 Sunday lloked like in the half page format:

 
 
 
The Chosen Ones

THE CHOSEN ONES

Saturday Leftover Day. I still believe Dave Gerard's and Donoby's City all is a forgotten gem. Every once in a while, I come across...

Merry Menagery

MERRY MENAGERY

Sunday Surprise Day. With yesterdays long run of Hi and Lois dailies from 1959 comes a similar run of another Walker Factory strip,...

 
 
 
Hi, honey! I'm not always home!

HI, HONEY! I'M NOT ALWAYS HOME!

Saturday Leftover Day. You can always make me happy with any Walker factory strip from the late fifties and early sixties. What I particulary...

A Perfect Day

A PERFECT DAY

Sunday Happy Day For some years now I have been collecting all samples of comic strips that were publisehd on the day I was born, 62...

 
 
 
The Oddness of Dodd

THE ODDNESS OF DODD

Sunday Sermon Day. A friend of mine on the internet was talking about the Win Mortimer's David Crane, whoch was written by Ed Dodd,...

Sporting Chance

SPORTING CHANCE

Sunday Surprise Day. Movies buffs who also collect comics will know there was a famous newspaper feature in the thirties and forties...

 
 
 
More Norris

MORE NORRIS

Saturday Leftover Day. For this weekend I prepared some more of my Jungle Jim Sundays. But I forgot to post them. So here, two days...

Norris Less

NORRIS LESS

Saturday Leftover Day. I can't see I am a huge fan of Paul Norris' work in comics or the newspapers. Since I am not particulary into...

 
 
 
Roll Out The Panels

ROLL OUT THE PANELS

Sunday Suprise Day. I was aware of Hank Barrows excellent work as a regular artist on the Associated Press staff (starting warly enough...

Stanley, I Presume

STANLEY, I PRESUME

Saturday Leftover Day. Just a small contribution today, but if it is what I think it is, it's pretty rare. John Stanley is a revered...

 
 
 
Rag Dolls

RAG DOLLS

Saturday Leftover Day. As promised, here is the last of the four Harold Knerr half page strip he did before getting the Katzenjammer...

A Striking Acchievement

A STRIKING ACCHIEVEMENT

Sunday Surprise Day. Here is a rare and mostly unknown booklet of one of the major black comc book artists of the fifties. Matt Baker...

 
 
 
To Knerr Is Human

TO KNERR IS HUMAN

Saturday Leftover Day. Last week I shared a batch of pre Katzenjammer Kids strips by Harold Knerr. He had four different half page...

A Fineheimer Friend

A FINEHEIMER FRIEND

Sunday Suprise Day. After showing two of Harold Knerr's four pre-Katzenjammer Kids strips, here is the one that got him the Katzenjammer...

 
 
 



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