CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jan 30, 1988
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.
(Los Angeles, California: Jerry Bowen) Rise in sales of comic books featured. [Spartan Printing Company spokesperson Jim LEWIS - notes comic book publisher statistics.] [Marvel Entertainment president Jim GALTON - says kids today like stories.] Designing of comic books shown. [Artist/writers Walt and Louise SIMONSON - explain success of comic books.] Availability of comic books at New Britain, Connecticut, library shown. [Librarian Joyce RODGERS - says children who check out comic books eventually look for books.] Adult appeal of comics noted. [PEOPLE - explain why they read comics.]
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