Category: HARDIHOOD ILLUSTRATED

Nat Love The Wild Cowboy Deadwood Dick

Nat Love The Wild Cowboy Deadwood Dick

Nat ‘Deadwood Dick’ Love was a Wild Cowboy and his adventures on the open range where so great that his identity was co-opted by nickel novel publishers for a western serial character.  A big surprise to one at all, their character shared Deadwood Dick’s name and exploits but not his melanin.

Don’t Call Him Tut

Don’t Call Him Tut

Ever since Carter and Herbert pillaged Tutankhamun’s final resting place in 1922, western civilization has been mystified by the Egyptian Ruler’s associated imagery and its exploitable commercial appeal. More so than any other ancient Egyptian save Cleopatra, Tutankhamun is the reason why hieroglyphs and Egyptian motifs proliferated films, comics, and cartoons in the 1930s and 1940s.