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    Little Lulu #270 (Unpublished) Splash Page Original Art (Western Publ., 1984). Tough luck that Little Lulu got itself cancelled after issue #268. This example from an orphaned story shows momentum toward a revival of the great John Stanley-Irving Tripp style of the midcentury. The unbilled artist recaptures well Tripp's clean lines, and the script shows a facility for channeling a 1980s trend (the not-available-in-stores record-album phenomenon) into a workable story. There's even a punning reference to popular singer Slim Whitman, as "Slim Whipple." Ink over blue pencil on Bristol board. Image area, 12" x 18". Light toning and marginal adhesive staining. Excellent condition.

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