Comics Code

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Green Goblin Reborn! - Historical Significance
... This was the first story arc in mainstream comics that portrayed and condemned the abuse of drugs ... This effectively led to the revision of the Comics Code ... Previously, the Code forbade the depiction of the use of illegal drugs, even negatively ...
Portrayal Of Black People In Comics - 1956: Comics Code Authority Tries To Censor "Judgment Day"
... Black man in a position of authority and a discussion of racism in a comic was at the centre of a battle between Entertaining Comics editor William Gaines and the Comics Code Authority ... The particular example noted by comics historian Digby Diehl, Gaines threatened Judge Charles Murphy, the Comics Code Administrator, with a lawsuit when Murphy ordered EC ... Joe Orlando, was a reprint from the pre-Code Weird Fantasy #18 (April 1953), inserted when the Code Authority had rejected an initial, original story, "An Eye ...
Incredible Science Fiction - Comics Code
... because it now had to follow the tight standards of the Comics Code, which was created in 1954 to censor the controversial comics of that time ... Eventually the Comics Code would spell the end of not only this comic, but all comics produced by EC ... When a story in issue 33 did not meet the standards of the Code, publisher Bill Gaines and editor Al Feldstein decided to reprint the story "Judgment Day!" (originally in Weird Fantasy #18) ...
Peter Parker - Publication History - Commercial Success
... find it to have been one of the nascent Marvel's highest-selling comics ... character's extra-length stories in the comics magazine The Spectacular Spider-Man, a proto-graphic novel designed to appeal to older readers. 1970s Spider-Man story led to the revision of the Comics Code ...

Famous quotes containing the word code:

    ... the self respect of individuals ought to make them demand of their leaders conformity with an agreed-upon code of ethics and moral conduct.
    Mary Barnett Gilson (1877–?)