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Re: Paw's profferings
« Reply #525 on: September 06, 2017, 03:53:35 PM »

A nice find today as misinolvidablestebeos posted the run of the masked historical hero, Mascara Verde.  This was published in 1949.  B&W interior with colour cover. Good swashbuckling action.  You can find them here:-
http://comicbookplus.com/?cid=3337
Once again, all thanks to misinolvidablestebeos, and Carlos Z for preserving this material.
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« Reply #526 on: September 07, 2017, 10:13:10 AM »

Hi Paw
I try to upload twice Hardi les Gars! on CB+ but i got a 405 error  >:(
Can you upload yourself the album ?
Many thanks
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« Reply #527 on: September 07, 2017, 03:23:11 PM »

No problem Doc.  I'll upload via FTP.  I've also made a slight change to the file name the file, which I think will help ;)
Right, it's up and available now.
This is a great compilation of issues # 5 - 16, 1946.  This compilation appeared in 1947.  Scans by Lacomete and retouches by our pal Starman.  Thanks to all concerned and to
bdvintagerares.blogspot.co.uk
for letting us host the book here.

http://comicbookplus.com/?dlid=69601
Highly recommended and well worth your time.
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Re: Paw's profferings
« Reply #528 on: September 07, 2017, 04:23:25 PM »

There is a new section within French comics, for Hardi les Gars, and you will find it here:-
http://comicbookplus.com/?cid=3338
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« Reply #529 on: September 11, 2017, 06:32:34 PM »

Thanks to the power of work hoover has put into this we now have access to compilations of s.f. stories from the British story papers.  These range from the early '30's till, in our case, the late '50's.
All good wholesome fun.  Pulp style stories but very British, in publications which are sometimes described as peculiarly English.  Which is odd given that many of these stories appeared in a Scottish company's comics.
You will find four of them here, and I'm sure you will enjoy them:-
http://comicbookplus.com/?cid=3344
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« Reply #530 on: September 21, 2017, 04:38:55 PM »

We now have a Sexton Blake comic strip section.  These are compilations from various Knockout Annuals. hoover was obviously working on one of them while I was collating pages and creating basic front pages for 5 others.  Thanks must go to the original scanners and, once again, hoover.
You will find the 6 stories here.  Enjoy them:-
http://comicbookplus.com/?cid=3348
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« Reply #531 on: September 23, 2017, 03:22:52 PM »

For ages I've been trying to find scans of the classic British newspaper strip, Buck Ryan, which appeared first in 1937 with story by Don Freeman and art by one of my favourites, Jack Monk.  EAGZA have produced 2 vols in Spanish.  I have one of them, the second.  Again grateful thanks to http://misinolvidablestebeos.blogspot.co.uk
So, if the only way we can read some of these great strips is this way, that'll have to do.
Hope you enjoy the stories:-
http://comicbookplus.com/?dlid=69759

We already have a Jack Monk strip on the site, Terror Keep, which is an adaptaion of a Mr J.G. Reeder story by Edgar Wallace.
http://comicbookplus.com/?dlid=61274
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Re: Paw's profferings
« Reply #532 on: September 24, 2017, 11:09:18 AM »


http://comicbookplus.com/?dlid=69759  This link gets me where it is supposed to - except for the fact that all I get is an error message.
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« Reply #533 on: September 24, 2017, 12:15:40 PM »

I've just this minute downloaded the file and it opened fine.  Not sure what's causing the problem.  It is taking a long time for the software to show the file properly or add the illo.
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Re: Paw's profferings
« Reply #534 on: September 24, 2017, 05:35:15 PM »

I'll take a look, probably improperly formatted, there have been a lot of those lately. Usually the prob is that instead of all being jpg one or more files is png or something and that mucks up the works. The fix is usually to DL the file and unzip it then do a bulk edit on all the files that re-formats them all to jpg.

I just Downloaded and noticed right off the top a non-uniform file naming schema, that can cause problems too.

no two cbz readers seem to prioritize file names the same way. Thus a book that looks ok on your tablet, may be out of order on CB+ or in Cdisplay.

Broon,

going forward, you should open these books up and do some exploratory surgery, making sure all the file extensions end with .jpg

also make sure they are all named the same way  ie scan-001, scan-002, etc
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« Reply #535 on: September 24, 2017, 06:07:06 PM »

Thanks Krac, I'll have a look at the file.
On a happier note, another 2 Sexton Blake comic strips.  A bit shorter but hopefully entertaining.  They are, The Cracksman's Alibi, and The case of The Torrelli Twins.  You will find them on this page:-
http://comicbookplus.com/?cid=3348
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Re: Paw's profferings
« Reply #536 on: September 24, 2017, 06:32:36 PM »

all fixed Broon, look in the eagaz section
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« Reply #537 on: September 25, 2017, 06:10:38 PM »

We now have a section for the Splash Page, reporter stories in "compilations".  Splash Page is a character from Sexton Blake stories.
I've added a 2nd. adventure, "The Grey Rocket".  You can find it and our original compilation here:-
http://comicbookplus.com/?cid=3350
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