(#147234) SKY ROADS, No. 1. Lester J. Maitland, Dick Calkins.

SKY ROADS, No. 1. [Ann Arbor, Michigan: Edwin Aprill, Jr., August 1966.]. Large octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition in book form. Limited to 500 copies. Issued as "Great Classic Newspaper Comic Strips," number 3. Reprints daily strips from 1929, numbered 52 through 137, most of which consist of four panels. SKY ROADS was started by Lester J. Maitland and Dick Calkins (an ex-Army Air Service pilot) in 1929 in the momentum following Charles Lindburgh's crossing of the Atlantic. As the title suggests, these are adventure comics about flying small airplanes. The comic strip lasted until 1942. A fine copy. (#147234).

Price: $35.00

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"... a limited edition of / 500 copies" on copyright page.