Clute and Edwards Meet Retro Renaissance Man Frank DeBlase

While in Rochester, Clute and Edwards were introduced, by their friend Charles Benoit (, to pin-up photographer, hard-boiled writer, former rockabilly musician, and local radio DJ Frank DeBlase.  A retro renaissance man and a heck of a nice guy, Frank shared his many projects with Clute and Edwards, including this hard-boiled story, "Busted Valentine Part 1", beautifully illustrated by Rochester artist David Cowles:

Clute and Edwards,  2005-2012