ISBN-13: 9781533036148 / Angielski / Miękka / 2016 / 234 str.
After collecting lucky bucks and other "play money" since 1980, collector/author Jane Sears created "Lucky Bucks & other Comic Play Money from the Depression Era newspapers 1932 - 43" to share her collection and items from collections of some of her friends. Most collectors have never heard of lucky bucks play money which appeared in the comics sections of newspapers in 1932 and 1933. This book tells the stories of lucky bucks and other similar items from the Great Depression. Printed in color, it has over 1500 illustrations including over 1000 lucky bucks. Featured on the lucky bucks are characters from comic strips of the day. Include are Mickey Mouse, Blondie, Barney Google, Felix the Cat, Skippy, Popeye and many others. Readers are taken back to one of the worst times in American history and learn about the early days of many comic strips and the characters featured in them.