Saturday, August 27, 2011
The Governor's Advice
When Prince Valiant upsets a greedy caliph by angrily refusing to sell him either his wife or one of his daughters, the Governor of Lyon advices him to gather his family and leave the city at once.
Art: Hal Foster and John Cullen Murphy (from installment 2148, April 9, 1978). At this point in Prince Valiant's run, John Cullen Murphy, who had been quietly assisting Hal Foster since 1970, was well into his first decade of drawing the strip over Foster's writing and roughs.
Text: Hal Foster.
Source: Prince Valiant (Vol. 40): Return to Camelot, comprising pages, or installments, 2124 (October 23, 1977) through 2167 (August 20, 1978). Fantagraphics Books, 2003.