Wash Tubbs & Captain Easy, Volume 11 - 1936 - 1937
New York: Flying Buttress Classics Library / Nantier - Beall - Minoustchine Publishing Co. ( NBM ), 1990.
1st Printing. Hardcover.
First Printing. The eleventh volume in an 18-volume series titled The Complete Wash Tubbs & Captain Easy 1924 -1943. Wash Tubbs, later retitled Captain Easy, was the first of the great adventure strips. Filled with action, exotic locales, laughs, and outrageous characters, it set the style for those that followed.
In the Sundays, Captain Easy is mistaken for a bandit and gets hired as an officer in the army that is looking for him. Suspicions are aroused and Easy is caught, only to be rescued by a bunch of pigs! Then it's off to America . . .In the dailies, Wash and Easy hit the road when Lulu Belle gets married and hires her wacky stepsons as deputies! Out of money and luck, the duo decides to join the circus.Item #900897
Oblong quarto, 11-1/8 x 8-3/4”, gilt-titled leatherette over boards, 191pp, 1p publisher's ads.