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Sam Citron

 (20th Century)
Sam Citron was active/lived in New York.  Sam Citron is known for comic strip artist.

Biography   Sam Citron


Sam Citron began drawing Superman with "America's Secret Weapon" in Superman 23 Jul 1943. This was another of those patriotic war stories which purported to show why Superman left the war to normal American's while he concentrated on petty crime on the home front.  Citron's art seemed anemic when compared with the muscle bound versions of Superman being pumped out by all the other ghosts.

His version of Luthor appeared absolutely skeletal.  Still, he had a good touch for Lois Lane.  A recently discovered letter from Whitney Ellsworth to Jerry Siegel, dated Nov 12, 1942 indicates Citron worke directly for DC and began ghosting Siegel's Robotman before Ellsworth moved him to Superman.  Ellsworth notes that C   ...  Displaying 750 of 1170 characters.

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