Tag Roy Crane

Buz Sawyer Vol 3 Typhoons and Honeymoons cover

Buz Sawyer (Vol. 3): Typhoons and Honeymoons

Buz Sawyer, adventurer, bon vivant, and former bachelor, can’t let a little thing like romance and marriage slow him down. Buz knows that Christy is the only woman for him — brave, beautiful, and able to handle herself when the…

Buz Sawyer (Vol. 2): Sultry’s Tiger

World War II has ended, and with so many pilots mustered out at the end of the war, jobs for pilots are hard to find, and Buz’s record as a “hot-shot” pilot does not recommend him to commercial airlines. While…

Buz Sawyer (Vol. 1): The War in the Pacific

Roy Crane created the adventure comic strip with Wash Tubbs, and many a superhero owes a debt to Crane’s square-jawed, hard-hitting adventurer Captain Easy. But during World War II, he left the Captain Easy strip to create a more realistic…

Captain Easy Vol. 1

I gave Roy Crane’s Captain Easy, Soldier Of Fortune: The Complete Sunday Newspaper Strips Volume 1 1933-1935 a good thumbing many, many times before picking it up. The artwork was too simple, the stories silly. One day in my local comic shop…