The Big Bang Theory

Art by Mort Meskin & Jerry Robinson from the story “Larceny in the Lighthouse” from THE BLACK TERROR #24, 1948

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MAN WITH CIGARETTE: Birth control is just a theory, babe! Let’s wait
for more studies!

1948 Art: Mort Meskin & Jerry Robinson Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira

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Art by Mort Meskin & Jerry Robinson from the story "Larceny in the Lighthouse" from THE BLACK TERROR #24, 1948

Tough Dad, Rough Drive

Happy Father’s Day?

I hope it is for you. I know it’ll be happy for me since this it’s the first Father’s Day since my daughter and her hubby have moved here to Seattle. I love ’em both dearly!

(Hint: Don’t get me a tie, kids—unless it’s super classy and glows-in-the dark.)

Special thanks to my pal Mike Pascale for the offbeat gag in today’s comic.

Art by Art Saaf & Mike Peppe from the story “Kiss and Run” in NEW ROMANCES #14, 1952.

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MAN (in car: I’m going to get your old man what he really wants for Father’s Day!

WOMAN (outside of car): Oh? You’re leaving town?

1952 Art: Art Saaf & Mike Peppe Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Concept & Gag: Mike Pascale

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Art by Art Saaf & Mike Peppe from the story "Kiss and Run" in NEW ROMANCES #14, 1952.

Dad’s Law

Art & Possibly Script by Jack Keller from “Shifty’s Revenge” in TEENAGE HOTRODDERS #8, 1964. (Published in color, but scanned from black & white photostat.)

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BEARDED TEEN BOY: B-but all I did was whistle at a girl! What’s wrong with that?

POLICEMAN (writing a ticket): Plenty...when she’s my daughter!

1964 Art: Jack Keller Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira

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Art & Possibly Script by Jack Keller from "Shifty's Revenge" in TEENAGE HOTRODDERS #8, 1964.

A Job? Why?

Pencils by Alberta Tewks from the story “Private Affair” from ALL TRUE ROMANCE #19, 1954.

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WOMAN (to man at drawing board): A job? I had one once, but…I didn’t like it!

1954 Pencils: Alberta Tewks Re-Creation: Diego Jourdan Pereira

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Pencils by Alberta Tewks from the story "Private Affair" from ALL TRUE ROMANCE #19, 1954.



Itsy Bitsy, Teeny-Weeny Bikini

Art by Art Saaf & Mike Peppe from the story “Kiss and Run” in NEW ROMANCES #14, 1952.

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MALE PHOTOGRAPHER HOLDING A BIKIN, SPEAKING TO WOMANI: I know it’s small, but it really stretches! At least it did when I wore it!

1952 Art: Art Saaf & Mike Peppe Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira

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Art by Art Saaf & Mike Peppe from the story "Kiss and Run" in NEW ROMANCES #14, 1952.