August 1965 Electronics World
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Electronics World, published May 1959
- December 1971. All copyrights hereby acknowledged.
Kick back at the end of work today and enjoy this triad of electronics-themed
comics from vintage Radio & Television News and
Electronics World magazines. Other than an occasional contest
to create a caption for a comic drawing, when is the last time you
saw a comic in a technical magazine? Where has the humor gone? Is
everyone so afraid of offending someone that comics have been banned
by lawsuit-fearful editors? You have my invitation to create a good-humored
cartoon about me or RF Cafe anytime you wish, and I promise not
to sue you. I'll even post it here on the website if you like.
BTW, these comics make good fodder for opening your technical
"Your service work has saved our firm over $100,000.
Please accept our heartfelt thanks!"
August 1965 Electronics
"Am I glad you're home! Our set went on the blink
August 1965 Electronics World (p74)
"Nicest landlord in the neighborhood!"
1953 Radio & Television News (p130)
Posted June 5, 2015
These Technically-Themed Comics Appeared in Vintage Electronics Magazines.
I personally scanned and posted every one from copies I own (and even colorized