One Panel #215-217: Hit! Smash! Crack!

From The Red Bee: "The Hospital Grafters" by Toni Blum and Charles Nicholas, Hit Comics #2 (August 1940)

Up to now, when I've shown pictures of fan favorite the Red Bee, it's usually been something where he got hit the head or is otherwise humiliated. Let's break that trend. Here he is with Michael, his best trained bee. No. No, I'm not making that up.

From Wings Wendall: "Invasion!" by Vernon Henkel, Smash Comics #12 (July 1940)

The army of an unknown power, so unknown in fact, they have to wear uniforms that make them completely anonymous!

From Black Condor: "The Adventure of Ali Kan", by Will Eisner and Lou Fine, Crack Comics #2 (June 1940)

The only pictures from Crack #2 I could find were in black and white, but it's Lou Fine, so we can still enjoy the art, here with the hero supported by a pet condor and a raygun that show a mysterious black ray. I mean, this is a guy who was TAUGHT to fly by his adoptive condor parents. What's another piece of crazy, right?

3 comments:

Kurt Onstad said...

Did the Red Bee also have a trained bee named Eric that ended up split in twain?

For those who need help with the reference...

Wriphe said...

Well, everyone knows RED BEE was an incompetent super hero. What this panel presupposes is, maybe he isn't?

Siskoid said...

Red Bee has been maligned!

Eric is obviously Michael's British cousin. Is there a British Red Bee?

 

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