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    Hal Forrest and Reynold Brown Tailspin Tommy Daily Comic Strip Original Art dated 11-24-37 (Bell Syndicate, 1937).
    A crybaby passenger disrupts an airliner in flight. Tailspin Tommy, the first aviation comic, showcases the pencil art of writer Hal Forrest and the lavish, woodcut-styled inking of Reynold Brown, a great Realist painter and movie-poster designer. Ink over graphite on Bristol board. Image area, 26.25" x 7". Overall toning (more conspicuous at edges). Editorial notes in margins. Engraving order form pasted in place on back. Generally Very Good condition.


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2016
    9th Sunday
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