Category: Frazetta, Frank

Frank Frazetta was an exceptional American fantasy and science fiction artist, noted by a generation for his work in comic books, paperback book covers, paintings, posters, LP record album covers. Born: February 9, 1928, Brooklyn, Died: May 10, 2010, Fort Myers, Education: Brooklyn Academy of Fine Arts

Straight Arrow

The original ‘ole man’s collection had Straight Arrow #1 and #3 from January 1950 and June 1950 respectively (Magazine Enterprises).  He would have been nine years old when he bought them fresh…

Buster Crabbe

I spent almost three years searching for a copy of¬†Buster Crabbe #5¬†– a book that always managed to get sorted to the top of the pile 30 years…

Famous Funnies

There is no question this Frank Frazetta cover on Eastern Color’s Famous Funnies #209 (December 1953) is my all time, number one favorite. I remember staring at this image…