The Adventures of Smiling Jack, Anonymous Artists

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Artist   Anonymous Artists - View Bio
Title   The Adventures of Smiling Jack
Date Of Work   1942
Dimensions   27 x 41 inches
Notes   70 year old - Original linen backed 1 sheet U. S. Movie poster The Adventures of Smiling Jack, Chapter 3. "Attacked by Bombers" This antique poster features airplanes, car crashes and explosions. With Tom Brown, Marjorie Lord, rose Hobart, Edgar Bararier, Turham Bey, Keye Luke and Sidney Toler.
The Adventures of Smilin' Jack was an aviation comic strip that first appeared October 1, 1933 in the Chicago Tribune and ended April 1, 1973.
After a run of 40 years, it was the longest running aviation comic strip. The strip was created by 27-year-old cartoonist and aviation enthusiast Zack Mosley, who had previously worked on the Buck Rogers and Skyroads strips. Smilin' Jack's appearance was based on that of notable air racing star Roscoe Turner.
Price Category   Category B  View Price Categories
Inventory Number   12111