Russ Manning, Master Storyteller

In re-reading Russ Manning’s Tarzan strips from the beginning, one can’t help but marvel at his justly-famous clean lines and dramatic visual storytelling. What’s often overlooked, however, is that Manning was a fantastic writer and an absolute master of pacing. These four Sundays — his first ones — aptly display how he sets up a story, establishes the characters, and leaves us wanting more. Click on any Sunday for a larger image.

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