Even by the early ’60s the educationalists of the world were concerned about falling school attendance. How to get the kids back through the gates and into the hallowed halls of academia? Why, comics of course!

Education Ad

Now how could that fail? Any absentee high schooler coming across that ad would soon be beating a path to his local establishment, I’m sure of it. The fear of otherwise being labeled a ‘chump’ would hit anyone hard.

Click on the image for a closer look. Don’t know who the artist is, but it has something of the look of Sheldon Moldoff about it.

©2008 DC Comics