Vintage Collectibles - Comics - Regular


This is Rick Griffin's masterpiece, Tales from the Tube. Remember "Murphy," "Swell Mel" and "Sleek Zeke the Peak?" These and other colorful characters come to life in Griffin's classic collection of surf cartoons. Griffin blends surfing folklore with nature, psychedelia, and religion with his trademark style. Also includes artwork by noted cartoonist Jim Evans. This free-standing comic was also included as an insert in SURFER Volume 12, No. 6 (1972), which you can also find on Collector's Bay at Surfwarez, of course! This copy is in very good condition, at least 85 percent of mint. Very light cover and spine wear. No pulling at staples. Complete and intact with no torn or missing pages and no cutouts. No water stains or moisture damage of any kind. Copyright 1973 by Rick Griffin. Measures approximately 7 inches wide by 9 1/4 inches tall. We have a second copy of this rare comic in comparable condition. Packaged in an archival-quality clear plastic sleeve with an acid-free mat backing board. Click Here for a closer look.