Fantastic Four #18: Property Damage 19

Fantastic Four #18, page 12, panel 1 Written by: Stan Lee

Drawn by: Jack Kirby

Inking: Dick Ayers

Lettering: Art Simek

A nice, simple panel today. Ben needs to escape from the crowds in the department store who seem obsessed with ripping off bits of his clothing, and join his team outside to take down the Super Skrull. So, with a tap of his fist, he flattens an escalator and speeds off down it.

As a regular user of the London Underground system, I am reminded at numerous stations of just how long it takes to replace an escalator. I'm sure this department store will be thrilled at the prospect of multiple months of building work to repair the damage done by Ben...

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