Annie by Jay Maeder and Alan Kupperberg

Annie

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  1. APersonOfInterest

    APersonOfInterest said, almost 2 years ago

    Good morning Anniephans!

  2. davidf42

    davidf42 said, almost 2 years ago

    Morning, Anniephans!
    And good Morning to you, too, APOI!


    Here’s the link to Annie 2004 .

  3. davidf42

    davidf42 said, almost 2 years ago

    P1 – Annie, by Jay Maeder & Alan Kupperberg
    P2 – (No dialog)
    P3 – Inset: Ghost Story
    Annie: Hello, Hazel! Hello, Constable! Come in!
    Hazel: And we’ve brought our young friend John Drum, Annie!
    P4 – Constable: Johnny was but a lad of 15 when a Redcoat’s bullet stole his life away in the Battle of Hamlet Mountain!
    Annie: Gee.
    Johnny: Aye, Miss! Two centuries now have I slumbered in the peace of the verdant valley’s sweet flowers!
    P5 – Hazel: Life is for the living, Annie! But graveyards are for the dead!
    Constable: This developer fellow will build shops over Johnny’s foot stone … and the stones of 50 patriots just like him!
    P6 – Hazel: The entire cemetery is terribly disturbed!
    Constable: Still … so few listen to the dead anymore.
    P7 – Amelia’s convertible: VROOOM!
    P8 – Constable: Who’s that?
    Annie: Yipes! It’s Amelia! She’s back from the village early!
    P9 – Amelia: Annie, who on earth are you talking to in here?
    Annie: Er … nobody … just mumblin’ …
    Inset: Jay Maeder and Alan Kupperberg 7-21-02
    Inset: Continuing, Rattle and Clank

  4. JanCinLV

    JanCinLV said, almost 2 years ago

    Panel 5: Poor stone, not foot stone.

  5. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 said, almost 2 years ago

    Yes Annie has ‘the sight.’ Does that look like 10% blue being used for the ghostly ectoplasm?
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    Yes so many cemeteries making room for the living. An ancient grave yard is being rehabilitated in Texas. From turn of the 20th century in age.
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    Welcome one and all. Thanx Davidf42 as always for your kind work here.

  6. gmartin997

    gmartin997 GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    A little presumptuous of Hazel to call John a young friend, don’t you think. He probably died a hundred years before they were born.

  7. davidf42

    davidf42 said, almost 2 years ago

    @JanCinLV

    I was wondering about that. I kind of went back and forth between “foot stone” and “poor stone” but I figured that I knew what a “foot stone” is and I’ve never heard of a stone being “poor.” Anyway, thanks, Jan.

  8. davidf42

    davidf42 said, almost 2 years ago

    It would have made better sense to say “head stone” anyway, instead of “foot stone.” So, let’s go with “poor,” instead of “foot.”

  9. marvee

    marvee GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    What era are Hazel and Constable from and how does Annie know them?

  10. Nun'Ya Bidness

    Nun'Ya Bidness said, almost 2 years ago

    I wonder if the spirits are offended that Annie will not introduce them to Amelia?
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    Also, Thanks David! I’d go with “poor stone” as his headstone is probably about gone by now.

  11. davidf42

    davidf42 said, almost 2 years ago

    @marvee

    I’ve been asking that same question. It was before Maeder became the writer, so I can only guess it was during the Leonard Starr era. I wish I had access to the Starr stories so I could look it up.

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