Every city has its legends. Its myths. Its mysteries. Who hasn’t heard of the baby gator that got flushed down a Brooklyn toilet only to emerge as a super-sized albino man-eater? Or was it in Hoboken? Or Fresno?
And while tales of hook-handed murderers, spider colonies that hatch from bouffant hairdos, and the allegedly fatal combination of Pop Rocks and soda are all staples of urban lore, here in Asheville we have tales that are a bit more homegrown.
So, in the twin spirits of weirdness and civic pride, we offer the Xpress‘s first-ever cartoon feature. Join our writers and a stable of very talented local artists as we bring alive some of the stories — true or otherwise — that give our city a whiff of mystery. See you in the funny papers …
Click HERE to download a PDF version of the comic strips
File Size: ~600KB. PDF Reader Required.