Sunday, November 9, 2014

Asian stereotypes in Detective Comics #1 1937

Detective Comics #1 March, 1937

Before Batman Detective Comics was an anthology comic with pulp like crime fighters. Here we have a look at some of the unfortunate images that were all too common in the era. As always, presented here for educational purposes only.

Slam Bradley: "The Claws of the Red Dragon (Tom Hichey art)

Bruce Nelson: "The Streets of Chinatown"  (Siegel and Shuster)

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