Yeah, John Law was a sort of proto-Spirit, I believe.
--- On Mon, 3/9/09, Mark Sullivan <DJ-Anonyme@webtv.net> wrote:
> From: Mark Sullivan <DJ-Anonyme@webtv.net>
> Subject: RE: RARA-AVIS: Re: The Horsemen
> To: "rara-avis" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Date: Monday, March 9, 2009, 3:26 PM
> Didn't Will Eisner use John Law as a title? Wasn't
> it a precurser to The Spirit?
> > To: email@example.com
> > From: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Date: Mon, 9 Mar 2009 11:27:07 -0700
> > Subject: Re: RARA-AVIS: Re: The Horsemen
> > In and around Detroit, throughout the 60's and
> 70's, I heard the police refered to as 'the
> boys' more than any other term. Heard 'pigs' a
> few times, usually self-conciously from a young man, and
> 'fuzz' never.
> > But the cops were called 'the boys'
> > Anyone ever hear them seriously called 'the
> flatfoots'? Or 'John Law'?
> > John
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