Today marks the birthday of pioneering cartoonist Will Eisner (1917-2005) who popularized the term “graphic novel”. The comics industry Eisner Award is named in his honor. Our Collector's Treasure of the Day is this premiere copy of his comic book The Spirit nn (#1) (Quality, 1944) CGC FN- 5.5. The Spirit in "Wanted Dead or Alive!", with a cover by Lou Fine.