Sir Kaark the Crow Comic, July 1947

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Title

Sir Kaark the Crow Comic, July 1947

Subject

animal, armor, armour, Australian fauna, Bad Baron, cartoon, child, childhood, children, children's entertainment, chivalry, comic, comics, damsel, dragon, duel, gallantry, knight, knighthood, lady in distress, popular culture, Prince Gallant, Sir Kaark

Description

Sir Kaark the Crow is a children's comic strip that featured in the Sydney Morning Herald. Set in a medieval land of dragons, knights, wizards and a bad baron, it combined common medieval themes such as chivalry and gallantry with animal characters that were typically 'Australian.' The characters include Sir Kaark, Prince Gallant and the Lady in Distress.

Creator

Cunningham, Walter, and Ken Neville

Publisher

Sydney Morning Herald

Date

9 July 1947

Rights

No Copyright

Format

PDF

Type

Newspaper Comic

Citation

“Sir Kaark the Crow Comic, July 1947,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed March 30, 2017, http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/28.