Annotations for “Untitled (J.E.B. Stewart arrives)” 10 pages in Cinema Purgatorio #2
Writer: Max Brooks, Artist: Michael DiPascale
Note: Some of this is obvious, but you never know who’s reading and what their exposure is. If there’s anything we missed or got wrong, let us know in comments.
Cover – no specific annotations
- The panel repeats the image and dialogue from CP#1 P8,p6.
- The dark beard/mustache soldier on the right is James Calvin Zimmerman, who was a real life Confederate infantryman.
- On the left is Thomas Chamberlain who was an actual Civil War officer.
- First appearance of “General J.E.B. Stuart” (most thickly bearded – center of the three leading horsemen.) He is James Ewell Brown “Jeb” Stuart (1833-1864) who was a Confederate general.
- “Hold your tongue dear Sally” is a traditional Irish song.
- First appearance of General Robert Edward Lee (1807–1870) (white beard) who was the leader of the Confederate Army.