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Register and Tribune Syndicate // June 2, 1940 - October 5, 1952
Issue count: 645

Newspaper strip of Will Eisner's The Spirit.


In 1940 the cartoonist and comic book legend Will Eisner created The Spirit. A masked crimefighter who first appeared as the main feature of a 16-page, tabloid-sized, newsprint comic book insert as a part of the Sunday edition of Register and Tribune Syndicate newspapers. 20 Sunday newspapers carried it in total.

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