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Comics By the Date: June 1943 to August 1943

C. C. Beck & Otto Binder’s Captain Marvel, among others, carries forward.

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Comics By the Date: January 1943 to May 1943

More Jack Cole Plastic Man, Carl Barks takes over Donald Duck, and George Carlson’s Jingle Jangle Tales debuts.

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Comics By the Date: August 1942 to December 1942

Carl Barks does his first work on Donald Duck, and Walt Kelly’s Pogo debuts.

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Comics By the Date: January 1942 to July 1942

Walt Kelly adapts fairy tales, and C. C. Beck & Otto Binder begin collaborating on Captain Marvel.

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Comics By the Date Index

Index to the series chronicling notable comics by on-sale dates, from 1906 to the present.

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Comics By the Date: January 1940 to December 1941

Jack Cole’s Plastic Man and William Moulton Marston’s Wonder Woman begin their runs.

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Comics By the Date: March 1906 to December 1939

The series begins with the most notable U. S. comic books before 1940.

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