'Spirit' Artist Eisner Dies Comic book legend Will Eisner died Monday at the age of 87. The artist was best known for his Sunday strip The Spirit, but most may recognize his style from the buxom ladies he painted on the nose of fighter planes in World War II. Hear NPR's Renee Montagne.
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'Spirit' Comic Creator Will Eisner Dies

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'Spirit' Comic Creator Will Eisner Dies

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'Spirit' Comic Creator Will Eisner Dies

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Comic book legend Will Eisner died Monday at the age of 87. The artist was best known for his Sunday strip The Spirit, but most may recognize his style from the buxom ladies he painted on the nose of fighter planes in World War II. Hear NPR's Renee Montagne.

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