Without the contributions, guidance and generosity of the following people, this article would not be possible:

Don Mangus, Terry Doyle, Dr. Ethan Roberts, Scotty Moore, Charlie Roberts, Michael T. Gilbert and Paula Simon (of the DeWitt Clinton Alumni Association)

 

ENDNOTES

1 Will Eisner, "Art & Commerce: An Oral Reminiscence by Will Eisner," Panels #1, Summer 1979: 5-21.

2 Will Eisner, "Shop Talk: Jack Kirby, " Will Eisner's Spirit Magazine #39, Feb. 1982: 20-26, 37-41.

3 Richard Burton and Nick Landau, "Will Eisner Interview," Graphixus Magazine vol. 1 #4, June-July 1978: 30-34.

4 Catherine Yronwode, ed. The Art of Will Eisner (Princeton, Wisconsin: Kitchen Sink Press, 1982) 8.

5 John Benson, "An Interview with Will Eisner," Witzend #6, 1968.

6 Benson, 4.

7 Burton and Landau, 30.

8 Will Eisner, "Foreword," Will Eisner's Hawks of the Seas, ed. Dave Schreiner (Princeton, Wisconsin, 1986) ix.

9 Mike Gold and Catherine Yronwode, "Will Eisner, Reminiscences and Hortations," The Comics Journal #89, May 1984: 73-85.

10 Eisner, Panels, 7.

11 Gold and Yronwode, 76.

12 Will Eisner, The Dreamer (Princeton, Wisconsin, Kitchen Sink Press, 1986) 8-9.

13 Jules Feiffer, The Great Comic Book Heroes (New York, Dial Press, 1965) 33-37.

14 Gold and Yronwode, 77.

15 Gold and Yronwode, 76.

16 Marilyn Mercer, "The Only Real Middle-Class Crimefighter, " New York, Jan. 9, 1966: 8, 55.

17 Feiffer, The Great Comic Book Heroes 51.

18 Al Williamson, "Introduction," Will Eisner's Hawks of the Seas, ed. Dave Schreiner (Princeton, Wisconsin, 1986) vi.

19 Jamie Coville, "Siegel, Shuster and Superman," The History of Superhero Comic Books, Nov. 2003. <http://www.geocities.com/Athens/8580/super.html

20 Eisner, Panels, 10.

21 Eisner, Panels, 12.

22 Detective Comics, Inc. v. Bruns Publications, Inc., 111 F.2d 432 (2nd Cir. 1940).

23 E. Nelson Bridwell, "Introduction," Superman From the Thirties to the Seventies, (New York, 1971) 7-15.

24 Detective v. Bruns, op. cit.

25 Jerry Iger, "Heroine in the Jungle," Sheena 3-D Special #1, May 1985: inside covers.

26 Iger, ibid.

27 Burton and Landau, 31.

28 Eisner, Panels, 12.

29 Eisner, Panels, ibid.

30 Eisner, Panels, ibid.

31 Eisner, Panels, ibid.

32 Will Eisner, "The Origin of the Spirit," Spirit Bag Reprint, Oct. 1972.

33 Will Eisner, "Shop Talk: Milton Caniff, Part One" Will Eisner's Spirit Magazine #34, April 1982: 30-39.

34 Eisner, Panels, 14.

35 Benson, 1.

36 Will Eisner, "Comic Books in the Library, " School Library Journal, Oct. 1974: 75-79.

37 Cat Yronwode, "Eisner's P*S Years," Will Eisner's Spirit Magazine #33, Feb. 1982:36-48.

38 Yronwode, Will Eisner's Spirit Magazine, 48.

39 Yronwode, Will Eisner's Spirit Magazine, 38.

40 Dan Andree, "P*S: Happy Birthday," Soldiers, June 2001: 30-31.

41 Jon B. Cooke, "The Man Called Ploog," Comic Book Artist #2, Summer 1998. <http://www.twomorrows.com/comicbookartist/articles/02ploog.html>

42 Dick Culver, "The Saga of the M16 in Vietnam (Part 1)," Culver's Shooting Page, April 22, 2003. <http://www.jouster.com/articles30m1/>

43 Jerry DeFuccio, "An Interview with Will Eisner," The Comic Book Price Guide, (Cleveland, Tennessee, 1976) 33-37.


ADDITIONAL SOURCES

John Ryan, "Will Eisner and Co.," Sense of Wonder #12, date unkown: 26-30.

Denis Gifford, The International Book of Comics. (London: Hamlyn Publishing Group, 1990).

Grand Comic Book Database, <http://www.comics.org/>

The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide, (New York, Avon Books,various editions).

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