Title: Men Working
Author: John Faulkner
Cover artist: Harry Schaare
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Best things about this cover:
- After "The Wizard of Oz," Bert Lahr fell on hard times.
- Apparently the word "Working" has undergone a major redefinition.
- "You want my hat? 'Cause I ain't gots no use fer it no more. Here. You take it."
- John Faulkner continues to plow his little corner of the fictional world—Slovenly Sexpots and the Yokels Who Gawk at Them.
- Guess the ink was wet at some point. I'm never seen title-streaking like that before.
- Best part about this cover: Yellow. And Red. Even in that shapeless dress, she explodes off the page.
- "Blunt": "Frank"'s ugly cousin.
Best things about this back cover:
- Oh yeah. Blunt Frankness! That's the stuff.
- "We're under attack from critical applause. The last salvo hit Jerry. Jerry? You OK? JERRY!?"
- In case you missed it the first time: blunt frankness. None of that round-about, elliptical, evasive frankness for John Faulkner. Nosiree.
"Good God," said the Board of Health again. Then, "Do you mind if we look at your toilet room?"
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