True Comics by Ed Smalle
True Comics, from Quebec newspaper Le Soleil (23/12/1945)

Ed Smalle was a comic book artist, active for shops like Chesler and Funnies Inc. from the late 1930s through the 1950s. He did 'Ace Mc Coy' for Ace Periodicals and 'Rang-A-Tang the Wonder Dog' for Archie. He had runs on DC's 'Congo Bill', 'Cowboy Marshall', 'Real Fact Comics' and 'Rodeo Rick' and also worked for the Parents' Magazine Press (True Comics, 'Vic Hardy's Crimelab').

from True Comics, by Ed Smalle
True Comics #26

Other work include sports and western features for Hillman, horror, war, mystery and western stories for Marvel, Stanmor and Trojan, as well as a contribution to EC's 'Haunt of Fear'. In the early 1940s he also did a newspaper feature called 'True Comics'.

True Comics by Ed Smalle

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