You may not believe me, but I am being honest. Three years ago when I re-started collecting books and built this site (even though it is called good girl comics) I didn’t know comic books like this existed! Upon reflection
Paul Norris drew this colorful cover of Jungle Jim #14 published on October of 1949. Artist Norris was a World War II vet who moved on from Jim to later draw the Brick Bradford newspaper strips. The ongoing Sunday newspaper
Let’s face it, by 1950 things were getting a pretty weird over at Fox Features Syndicate. This issue of Jungle Jo #2 (July 1950) was published at the same time the company was forced to file bankruptcy – July 15,
Having not been able to saturate the market’s insatiable demand for Jungle Sirens with Sheena in Jumbo Comics, Fiction House unleased another series titled Jungle Comics which ran 163 issues staring January 1940 and not ending until Fiction House succumbed
American’s sense of adventure and exploration were popularized during the 1930′s to 1950′s in various film and book media within three genres; Jungle, Western and Outer Space. Only one, Outer Space aka Sci-fi, still retain popularity today. But in its heyday
Jiggs and Maggie were the two main characters of a newspaper strip titled Bringing Up Father. Distributed by King Features Syndicate starting in 1913 – this surely makes them the oldest characters of any comic in my collection. The rolling pin Maggie is using to
Ernie Comics #25 (March 1949) is the only humor genre comic to make my top twenty covers list. According to the Grand Comics Database, art credits to Mike Suchorsky were verified in an interview with Hames Ware and Jim Vadebonouer, Jr..