Although he started out more akin to The Shadow or the Green Hornet, The Clock by this time was--like Midnight--pretty much a full on Spirit clone, right down to the style of the splash page. Ironically, Brenner's original character is sometimes considered to have been an influence on Eisner's Spirit.
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
This one is one of scores of surprisingly similar rough and tumble lawman strips that appeared as backups in comic books from several companies for their first decade or so before the actual crime comics set in. A good solid example of a genre that no one seems to really have much nostalgia for.
Monday, October 5, 2015
Let's see now...Red hair? Check! Letter sweater? Check! Checkered pants? Check! Yep, it's time for another Archie clone! GCD suggests Tony di Preta as a possible artist and it may well be but it doesn't seem to look like any of his work I've seen.