Benito Jacovitti

Benito Jacovitti (March 19, 1923 - December 3, 1997) was born in Termoli, Italy. In 1956 he began working for the newspaper Il Giormo, where Cocco Bill was born. Ten years later he join Il Corriere dei Piccoli.

Zorry Kid #01 (1968)Zorry Kid #01:
"Jacovittùmpete zicche zacche"

© 1968. Signature at the end of each page [JAC 68]. No page numbering. 58 pgs.

Reprint changes (page altering):
Il segno di Zorry Kid: Highly edited (tried to fit into small format).
: Highly edited: frames repositioned (less frames per page, i.e. larger page number), some frames enlarged, some made smaller. Page numbering of the each issue attached at the end of each last frame. [Confirmed by issue #6; page numering starts with 3.]
Note on FRA: Appeared as a continious story (5 chapters?).
YSL1: Each opening frame of new chapter (see the original appearing) redrawn from narow to wide and logo removed or repositioned. Starting from #225 almost every single page's got a title.
YSL2: Looks like untouched.


A priest, a gipsy woman, a daughter of a tyrant and an old man help Zorry Kid not to get caught.

Zorry Kid.

[* Opening page excerpt from the Yugoslavian edition]

Jacovitti prints

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