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Thursday, July 26, 2018

More "Reefer Madness"



Dark Horse Comics' "Reefer Madness" trade paperback, now available collects classic cannabis comic book stories from the 1930's to the 1950's, including works by "Superman" creators Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, Jerry Robinson of "Batman" fame, illustrators Jack Kirby, Frank Frazetta and a whole lot more:


"...Degradation! Crime! Madness! Mass hysteria surrounded marijuana as a 'gateway' drug from the 1930's to the 1950's and beyond. 


"'Adventure Comics', by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, and works by Frank Frazetta, Jerry Robinson, Jack Kirby, and many more...


"...reveal the social reaction to this era of 'Reefer Madness'....


"...from the wildly misinformed....


"...to the soberly concerned...


"...these comics lament the impact...


 "...of weed on youth culture..."


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