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- July 1, 2011

Surrounded by superheroes

Lee's Comics founder Lee Hester has been immersed in the comic-book universe for more than three decades

by Tyler Hanley

I wander past the neatly organized rows of graphic novels and dueling superhero motifs at Lee's Comics in Mountain View. The back office is adorned with original drawings by some of the comic-book industry's most celebrated artists — Frank Frazetta, David Mack, Alex Ross, Jim Steranko. Lee Hester, the store's owner and founder, hands me a comic wrapped in thick black vinyl.

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Tyler Hanley can be emailed at thanley@paweekly.com. Information about Lee's Comics can be found at www.lcomics.com.

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