Saturday, April 25, 2015
Funny Pages #8
Just like the aviation genre was really all about the planes, some creators tried to invent a nautical genre that was all about the boats, and the jargon of sailors. Jerry Frost here teaches us exactly what a sloop is, which turns out to be a useful trophy item.
Skipper Ham Shanks and his pals learn about the wow bird -- part mobster/part trophy item. The wow bird is like a living lie detector.
And, being a Centaur comic book, there's rampant racism. Remember their motto: if it's Centaur, it's racist.
(Scans courtesy of Digital Comic Museum)