Monday, January 21, 2019

73 YEARS AGO TODAY

So far 1946 was a good year to be a Kirby fan.


Along with the Kirby covers, two of these comics also had Kirby-drawn stories.

Sunday, January 20, 2019

70 YEARS AGO TODAY

So far 1949 was a good year to be a Kirby fan

Two Kirby covered comics had already shipped and each one had a Kirby drawn story, adding up to 23 pages. 

Saturday, January 19, 2019

61 YEARS AGO TODAY

A comic was on sale that both CGC and Greg Theakston agree had a Kirby cover.
 
But do they agree that it is a swipe?

Friday, January 18, 2019

42 YEARS AGO TODAY

Marvel shipped their 7th Kirby-covered comic for 1977.
Like four of the first six, it was Kirby-covered only.

Thursday, January 17, 2019

IN YOUR LCS 41 YEARS AGO TODAY

The first new Kirby comic for 1978.
Not only did Kirby write it, it had a Kirby/Royer cover and 17 Kirby/Royer interior pages.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

46 YEARS AGO TODAY

Kamandi, the hero that is just like you...
 He likes Kirby comics too!

from KAMANDI #4

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

ON THE SPINNER RACKS 55 YEARS AGO TODAY

If you bought this comic because the gorilla cover caused you to assume it was published by DC you would have been disappointed.
If you bought it because you thought that a Kirby cover indicated that there was interior Kirby art you would have been equally disappointed.