This 1940 Philgas ad inexplicably emphasizes the cigarette, which I don’t really understand. Don’t cigarettes + gas = boom?
It’s a little strange to see Boris Yeltsin referenced as a Communist Party Chief in the wake of the Chernobyl tragedy in 1986..
Three kittens crossed the road in 1961. Personally, I like cute kitty pictures.
Argh! The clown epidemic is spreading!
So, in the 1940 comic, this Rose girl lures Red Ryder out into the desert and drugs him, and then… well, the follow-through just isn’t there. Unless she’s planning on shanking him when she gets close enough.