Will There Be Tartars?

images.jpgThis is the only Classics Illustrated title that I remember owning. I’m sure there were others but even comic books often dissolve in the mist of time. The funny thing is I vividly remember the scene where Michael Strogoff is blinded by the super-heated Tartar knife passed before his eyes. I didn’t know you could do that. I also didn’t know what a Tartar was and even today I’m not totally sure.

I also remember thinking “Strogoff” was a weird name, especially when linked with a great name like “Michael.”

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