Thursday Newpaper Strip Day.
Here are the last of my run of Jack Sparling's Claire Voyant Sundays. Clearly he was not able to maintain the graphic excellence of the first years. To me Sparling is a clear example of how the common wisdom that 'every comic book artist wanted a newspaper strip' isn't true. Ever comic book artist wanted a successful newspaper strip, which made enough money to hire an assistant to do all the hard work. Sparling returned to comics and worked there for 15 happy years, only once more stepping out to do another newspaper strip. Okay, let's change that to occsionally (see the comments section).