Wednesday, June 19, 2019

50 YEARS AGO TODAY

If you had been following Kirby's work for less than 5 years there was 25 pages of reprinted Kirby art in MARVEL SUPER-HEROES #22 that would be new to you. Either way the cover would be new to you...
 

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

45 YEARS AGO TODAY

Was this issue of KAMANDI inspired by writer/artist/editor Kirby eating a bad California seafood dinner?

Monday, June 17, 2019

44 YEARS AGO TODAY

1975 was a good year to be a Kirby enthusiast. The two 2 new Kirby-covered comics that you would find at the shops this week, like 19 of the 20 Kirby-covered comics already published that year, also contained Kirby interior art.


Sunday, June 16, 2019

61 YEARS AGO TODAY

Jack Kirby penciled and inked (with the help of his wife Roz) 11 Green Arrow shorties for a total of 65 pages. As was the convention with the Fifties floppies all the stories began with a Splash Panel rather than a Splash Page.

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Friday, June 14, 2019

ON THE SPINNER RACKS 58 YEARS AGO TODAY

TALES OF SUSPENSE #21 was the second issue of that title to have art by Kirby and Ditko only.
Dick Ayers inked the Kirby cover and the 18 Kirby interior pages.