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Sideshow (1949) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Sideshow (1949) 1
    • Restored (see item notes)
    • RESTORATION. Color touch. 1.25" Spine split (chew). Water damage.

    Stories and art by Michael Berry, George Ruckas, George La Mendola, Bo Brown, Jeff Keate, Eric Erickson, James Mack, W. Engel, John Maynard, Mel Heimer, Sid Greene, J. Monahan, Dave Gerard, Jimmy Hatlo, Otto Soglow, Fred Lasswell, Cliff Sterrett, Alfred Rosenberg, Ben Roth, Henry Boltinoff, Don Flowers, E. Simms Campbell, Arthur Ferrier, Bruce Patterson and Al Ross. Cover by Jon J. Blummer. A collection of cartoons and comic strips, many featuring risque humor of the era. A typical example of the changing mores and humor of America in the 1950s. One-panel cartoons with an emphasis on insinuation and double entendre; Jokes about the relaxed dating world of the 50s; Reprints of classic comic strips, including They'll Do It Every Time and Snuffy Smith. Male and Female of the Species Quiz; Summer Sideshow; Whodunit?; Characters in the Biggest Show; In the Good Old Days!; Sideshow Salutes; Fun-Pun Crossword; Daffynitions; They'll Do It Every Time; The Specialist; Vaudeville Comes Back; Barney Google and Snuffy Smith; Letter to the Reader; All in Fun; Polly and Her Pals; Sideshow All-Around; Slip-Ups. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.