Wednesday, February 04, 2009

THE SHOCKING TRUTH - 1965 GREAT BOOKS AD


The stigmata created by Fredric Wertham’s infamous book Seduction of the Innocent was still being used to scare parents. At least that’s what Great Books was trying to convey to parents in this 1965 magazine ad.

2 comments:

Karswell said...

Haha, yes obviously horror comics are creating a race of morons. Obviously!

Paul Duca said...

ås I mentioned in a previous post, find out just how comics were stigmatized in THE 10-CENT PLAGUE by David Hadju.