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    Walt Kelly - Original Art Complete Five Page Story for Jack Acid Society Black Book, "Hayfoot-Strawfoot" (Simon and Schuster, 1962). Kelly loved to poke holes in big pompous windbags; heavy right-wing posturing also got his goat. The John Birch Society is a notorious right-wing organization formed in 1958 whose motto is "Less government, more responsibility, and -- with God's help -- a better world." Well, Kelly saw through this, and created the Jack Acid Society Black Book in response. In this opening salvo, Kelly's main character -- a near-blind mole who sees only what he wants to -- states his position. As always with Kelly, this is beautifully drawn and lettered. The pages measure 11.5" x 19", with an image area of 9.25" x 16.75". The type stat on page one is beginning to come loose, but the pages are all in excellent condition. And remember, "We have met the enemy, and he is us!"

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    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
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