Pappy speculates on what might have went down when National inadvertantly(?) stole Magazine Enterprises’ hit western character, THE GHOST RIDER to be the villain in a 1952 issue of JIMMY WAKELY(with art by a young Gil Kane).
Cartoonist Howie Post returns with a story of “Doodles Duck and his Toyland Playmates” done up in a Walt Kelly style complete with an Albertesque Alligator.
For a look at the real thing, here’s Albert with POGO in not one but two stories from the 1950′s comic book version of Walt Kelly’s venerable and genuinely hilarious series.
Finally today, classic Good Girl Artist (and pioneering African-American comics artist) Matt Baker serves up mostly beefcake in the 1945 debut tale of VOODAH from CROWN COMICS.