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TRUTH is stranger and a thousand times more thrilling than FICTION!…

(Readers can find the rest of this run– and myriad other examples of arresting artwork– at The Comic Book Cover Browser.)

As we decide how to spend our allowances, we might recall that on this date in 1937, the fathers of Crystal City, Texas, took the occasion of the second annual Spinach Festival there to unveil a six-foot concrete statue of Popeye (whose covers begin here…).

Popeye in Crystal City

Written by LW

March 26, 2009 at 1:01 am

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