History posts

How to Break into Comics

Posted by on October 15th, 2010 at 3:26 PM
Sometimes (often) while cleaning up The Comics Journal office, we find printouts older than some of our interns. For your Friday distraction, we offer this for everyone who ever wished that breaking into comics was as easy as filling out an application: *NSFW after the jump.

Disney War Insignia

Posted by on October 15th, 2010 at 11:48 AM
Golden Age Friday: A dozen insignia designed by Disney for Allied servicemen.

Sexy Stuff from Long Ago

Posted by on October 13th, 2010 at 9:12 AM
Wednesday mausoleum: Oh, Cigarette Girl, and other hot items from before your granddad's day

L. B. Cole’s Captain Flight

Posted by on October 8th, 2010 at 9:12 AM
Golden Age Friday: Two resplendent aviation covers by an eccentric master of the 1940s

Mac Raboy’s Other Superhero

Posted by on September 30th, 2010 at 9:12 AM
Golden Age Friday: You know who Hitler was really worried about? The Green Lama

Goodbye, Clifford

Posted by on September 24th, 2010 at 9:12 AM
Golden Age Friday: A landmark series of early Feiffer scans comes to a fitting conclusion

World’s Greatest Cartoon

Posted by on September 15th, 2010 at 9:12 AM
Wednesday Greatness: H. M. Bateman's "The One-Note Man"

Satoshi Kon, 1963-2010

Posted by on September 11th, 2010 at 8:23 PM
Satoshi Kon, one of the most gifted, innovative and searchingly intelligent artists working in the anime medium and the film world at large, died on the morning of August 24 from pancreatic cancer--at the age of 46.

“This Way, Men!”

Posted by on September 10th, 2010 at 9:12 AM
Golden Age Friday: Feiffer's Clifford takes charge

That Kid Is No Good

Posted by on September 3rd, 2010 at 9:12 AM
Golden Age Friday: Feiffer's rotten little kid in a tablecloth

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