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Arnold Drake

Born in 1924, Arnold Drake began his work in the comics industry in 1950 with a startlingly innovative project: the "picture novel" It Rhymes with Lust from St. John Publications, which he co-wrote with Leslie Waller. Drake brought his inventiveness to DC, where he wrote for titles in different genres in the 1950s and '60s. In addition to lengthy runs on House of Mystery , House of Secrets , Mystery in Space , Challengers of the Unknown and Tales of the Unexpected , Drake also conceived of two...See more