In the second Tintin book Tintin In The Congo, Tintin and Snowy are off on an adventure to the Belgian colony of Congo. They travel by ship and in Congo take the help of a African boy named Coco. Many times in their adventures and hunts in the bush, they are harmed by a thief. Later, they find out that he was sent to kill him, so that his boss (Chicago mafia) can profit from the diamond business in Congo.
Not much of the sophistication of later comics is seen here. The drawings are in black-n-white. Tintin and Snowy have started to look much like their later selfs. The book is filled with characters and names stereotypical of the colonial times and slave trading. It needs to be remembered that this book was created during such times....Continua