Ripley's Believe It or Not! Daily Cartoons 1929-1930 Hardcover

Ripley's Believe It or Not! Daily Cartoons 1929-1930 Hardcover Odditoriums are among the most popular attractions worldwide yet most people don&39;t know that it all started with a daily cartoon drawn by one man - Robert Ripley Originally a sports cartoonist Ripley developed Believe It or Not! in the 1920s By the end of the decade the series had become a phenomenal hit In an era when few people traveled outside their own home town let alone out of the country Ripley became a globetrotter seeking stories of bizarre and unusual proportion to put in his internationally-known feature The cartoons were adapted into radio and television programs and helped make Ripley the highest paid cartoonist in the world This series begins a chronological reprinting of Ripley&39;s famous daily cartoons in hardcover collections reminding us that first and foremost Robert Ripley - explorer radio movie and television personality entrepreneur and museum impresario - was an astounding artist-cartoonist The first volume reprises cartoons from 1929 and 1930 when Ripley&39;s fame raised him from relative obscurity to international celebrity and includes bonus and background material from Ripley&39;s impressive archives
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