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  • 1st published interior art in the comic book industry by Matt Baker, the first known black artist in comics
  • Baker is credited as having illustrated the first graphic novel "It Rhymes With Lust"
  • Baker's name is synonymous with the term "Good Girl Art" which referred to stimulating illustrations of women
  • Baker defined the classic Phantom Lady imagery which caused him to be a target of Dr. Frederic Wertham, author of "Seduction of the Innocent"
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  • Classic cover art by Matt Baker
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  • Stories featuring Phantom Lady by Matt Baker begin
  • Written by Ruth Roche who writes under the name Gregory Page
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  • Cover art by Matt Baker
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  • Referenced in Seduction of the Innocent, led to establishing the Comics Code Authority
  • Reason: a girl nailed by the wrists to a tree with blood flowing from her wounds
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  • Cover art by Matt Baker
  • Referenced in Seduction of the Innocent, led to establishing the Comics Code Authority
  • Reason: Wertham writes of the cover art, 'sexual stimulation by combining Headlights with the sadist's dream of tying up a woman' (headlights a reference to her breasts)
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  • Referenced in Seduction of the Innocent, led to establishing the Comics Code Authority
  • Reason: a woman wearing a skirt has one leg fastened to a chair and the other, raised and tied to a box as a man approaches her with a hot poker (reprint of Dynamic Comics #17)
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  • Cover art by Matt Baker
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  • Referenced in Seduction of the Innocent, led to establishing the Comics Code Authority
  • Reason: sexual innuendo of a sexy woman speaking to a man saying, "you're not going to shoot anybody with that rod are you?"
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  • Premiere issue with art by Matt Baker
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  • Classic cover art by Matt Baker
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  • Cover art by Matt Baker