Al Hartley

Al Hartley

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Henry Allan Hartley was an American comic book writer-artist known for his work on Archie Comics, Atlas Comics, and many Christian comics. He received an Inkpot Award at the 1980 San Diego Comic-Con. Hartley was the son of Congressman Frederick Allan Hartley, Jr., co-author of the Taft-Hartley Act of 1947. Hartley studied at the Art Students League of New York before serving as a B-17 Flying Fortress bomber pilot in Europe during World War II. On his return, he became a commercial artist while beginning to freelance for comic books. He wrote and drew the backup feature "Roger Dodger" Exciting Comics #51-67, from pulp magazine publisher Ned Pines' mix'n'match Better Publications/Nedor/Standard Publishing. Hartley also did humor one- and two-pagers for that company's America's Best Comics #20-28, "Zippie" in The Fighting Yank, and pieces for Startling Comics and Wonder Comics.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 132 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 204g
  • Anim Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135912771
  • 9786135912777