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Comic Book Pioneer Will Eisner Dies in Florida at 87
Posted on 01/04/2005 6:44:54 PM PST by WestVirginiaRebel
MIAMI (AP)-Will Eisner, the artist who revolutionized comic books, helped pioneer the graphic novel and taught generations of soldiers how to maintain their equipment with the "Joe Dope" series, has died. He was 87.
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TOPICS: Culture/Society; News/Current Events; US: Florida
KEYWORDS: artists; obituaries
Aw, damn. Before Stan Lee and Jack Kirby there was Will Eisner. And right at the same time as Kelly Freas, too. RIP, Spirit.
Before Stan Lee and Jack Kirby there was Will Eisner. And Eisner could draw rings around either of them.
posted on 01/04/2005 7:04:00 PM PST
(There's no salvation in politics.)
Gonna miss 'im.
posted on 01/04/2005 8:28:13 PM PST
by Mr. Thorne
("But iron, cold iron, shall be master of them all..." Kipling)
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