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In 1940, [[The Shadow]] began to appear in newspaper comic strips. Author [[Walter B. Gibson]] adapted some of The Shadow novels as simplified comic book plots, while [[Vernon Greene]] provided the art. The strip only lasted for two years.
 
In 1940, [[The Shadow]] began to appear in newspaper comic strips. Author [[Walter B. Gibson]] adapted some of The Shadow novels as simplified comic book plots, while [[Vernon Greene]] provided the art. The strip only lasted for two years.
   
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Fortunately, '''[[Shadow Comics Vol 1|The Shadow Comics]]''' was also started in 1940. In 1941 it reprinted some of the newspaper strips.
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Fortunately, '''[[Shadow Comics Vol 1|The Shadow Comics]]''' was also started in 1940. In 1941 it reprinted some of the newspaper strips.
   
 
After the reprints, Gibson continued scripting the comic stories with hints of some plot elements from [[Shadow Magazine Vol 1|The Shadow Magazine]]. The early covers, which were also reprinted from the pulps, were picked out by both Gibson and [[Street & Smith]] editor, [[John Nanovic]]. Gibson continued to work on The Shadow Comics until 1947. The comic itself was published until August 1949, lasting a total of 101 issues.
 
After the reprints, Gibson continued scripting the comic stories with hints of some plot elements from [[Shadow Magazine Vol 1|The Shadow Magazine]]. The early covers, which were also reprinted from the pulps, were picked out by both Gibson and [[Street & Smith]] editor, [[John Nanovic]]. Gibson continued to work on The Shadow Comics until 1947. The comic itself was published until August 1949, lasting a total of 101 issues.
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File:1941 Hitler's Astrologer.jpg|[[The Shadow 1941: Hitler's Astrologer]]: Graphic Novel
 
File:1941 Hitler's Astrologer.jpg|[[The Shadow 1941: Hitler's Astrologer]]: Graphic Novel
 
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