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Code of the Comics Magazine Association of America
Text of the Comics Code, adopted by the Comics Magazine Association of America, which served as the basis for the industry's self-regulation.
Comic Book Publisher Blasts Courant for 'Unfairness' In Cleanup Campaign
Discusses EC publisher William M. Gaines's response to The Courant's campaign against comics.
'Current Scene' To Air Comic Book Problem
Discusses "The Current Scene" television program, which will include subjects from The Courant's campaign against comics.
Group to Probe Sale of Comics in New Britain
Announces the formation of a committee to investigate the sale and distribution of comics in the Hardware City. The Head of the Committee praises the newspaper's previous articles on the controversy.
Haddam Stores Stop Sale of Horror Comic Books
A storekeeper of Haddam and several other outlets announce their refusal to continue selling comic books.
The People's Forum
More letters to the editor with responses to the newspaper's articles on comic books.
County VFW to Campaign Against Comic Evils
Announces a meeting of the Hartford County Council, where they will discuss the development of a campaign to combat obscene comic books.
Board of Educators, Others Join Fight on Comic Books
Announces the success of the newspaper's previous articles regarding the comic book controversy, citing various organizations' efforts to police comic content.
The People's Forum
Several letters to the editor responding to Kravsow's series on the controversy regarding comics.
Authority Tells Parents What to Do to Rid Home Of Comic Book Evils
A follow-up article for Kravsow's series. Schereschewsky dismisses censorship as a solution, instead providing advice for how parents can prevent their children from reading comic books.