Original Vintage Art & Text

Art attributed to Jill Elgin from the Girl Commandos story in Speed Comics #27, July 1943. Published by Harvey Comics.

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SCENE: Several women in (Indian? Pakistani? garb.) Two of them converse as they balance platters of food on their heads.

WOMAN ON LEFT: They say the way to a man’s heart...

WOMAN ON LIFE: ...is through his stomach!

WOMAN ON LIFE: I’ve prepared a meal that will surely...

WOMAN ON LEFT: ...win me the love of our king!

WOMAN ON RIGHT: Suit yourself, sister.

WOMAN ON RIGHT: But I’m setting my sights...

WOMAN ON RIGHT: ...a little lower!

1943 Art attributed to: Jill Elgin New Color: Diego Jourdan Pereira
Writer: Tony Isabella