Monday, April 28, 2014


The thing that always strikes me about these Wartime public service announcements is the sense that everyone had a role to play and everyone was expected to do their part. It seems completely alien to the America I grew up in.

Higher-quality versions of these images can be found in the "Puzzles Go to War" section of Classic Puzzles for the Classroom.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Another early effort from a very young Alex Toth

And by very young we mean early teens. It's understandably crude in places but there are still clear indicators of the talent  that was about to emerge.

Courtesy of the Four Color War.

From Heroic 33