AW: Disney comics archive SRoweCanoe at
Wed Apr 13 13:42:43 CEST 2005

In a message dated 4/12/2005 11:54:42 AM Eastern Daylight Time, 
cord.wiljes at writes:
>> Many comic companies  werent. Indeed about ten 
>> years ago, Marvel destroyed stats  to many of 
>> their 1950s non-superhero comics 

>Why would they do such a thing?

they didnt say, but the usual reasons are
lack of space and tax reasons

 possible that either the stats count as inventory and thus taxed (probably 
or they get to write it off their taxes as a bad investments - if the stats 
are destroyed.  
and of course storage space cost money

all the above idle speculation.

Western while good, didnt keep stats for everything - LITTLE LULU fans have 
been upset by the recent reprint book that has reinked stories.  


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