(Continued from 1986)
The latest retelling of the story of "Joseph" continues. This time around, they skipped the reason Joseph wound up in an Egyptian prison (his master's wife had a thing for him, he turned her down, and she lied to her husband about him).
I find it interesting that while Reuben was the one who didn't want to kill Joseph earlier, it was Benjamin that their father Jacob wanted kept safe. Meanwhile, I wonder, did any of them worry about Simeon, who was arrested and held captive-- possibly for MONTHS-- while, back home, they ate all they had bought? (Maybe Jacob didn't care that much about Simeon?) What a family.
Once again, the story of "Joseph" leads into the story of "Moses". This marked the 7th time the BOYS' LIFE series would cover this material.
Frank Bolle's only signature appears 3 times this year-- February, March & September.
Story by (??) / Art by FRANK BOLLE
BOYS' LIFE / January 1987
The trend from the previous year continues, of reusing IDENTICAL text
from earlier installments, with new art.
If you click "Open Link In New Window" for each set, you can flip between them and compare.
October 1976 / January 1987
November 1976 / February 1987
December 1976 / March 1987
January 1977 / April 1987
February 1977 / May 1987
March 1977 / June 1987
April 1977 / July 1987
May 1977 / August 1987
June 1977 / September 1987
July 1977 / October 1987
August 1977 / November 1987
September 1977 / December 1987
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