Four-Colour Hysteria! Cannabis in Comic Books

CANNABIS CULTURE – If you were a comic book reader in the 1950s (and almost every young person was), you were told over and over that marijuana was a scourge that inevitably led to prison or worse. This was true whether you read superhero comics, romance comics, or crime comics. The theme was always the same: marijuana is evil. In a nod to those bad old days, comic historian and graphic artist Craig Yoe has…

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Author: Don Vaughan -Special to Cannabis Culture