Friday, October 18, 2013
Number 1456: Are you afraid of clown marionettes?
Moppo the Marionette is by Frank Borth, longtime journeyman comic artist. Later in life Borth did a lot of work in Treasure Chest of Fun and Fact comics, published for Catholic school children, but in his early days he did more typical comic book fare. He did Phantom Lady for five issues of Police Comics, for instance. Here is the splash panel for his first Phantom Lady story.*
*You might be asking yourself why I don’t just show his Phantom Lady and all I can say is, be patient.