Saturday, December 10, 2016

53 YEARS AGO TODAY

You might have been 1 of the 73 million Americans who watched the Beatles perform on the Ed Sullivan Show for the first time but if you were one of the more than 100 million that didn't maybe it was because you were reading this historic Kirby comic...


Friday, December 9, 2016

47 YEARS AGO TODAY

This Kirby-covered comic brought his year-to-date total for 1969 to 24.
  It also has Kirby interior art.
One more comic would ship before Christmas with a Kirby cover and interior art.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

58 YEARS AGO TODAY

These two Kirby-covered comics brought his year-to-date total for 1958 to 23. Both comics also had Kirby interior art.

One more comic would ship before Christmas with a Kirby cover and interior art.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

62 YEARS AGO TODAY

The last three of the 24 Kirby-covered comics for 1954 were available for purchase.


One of them also had interior Kirby art.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

63 YEARS AGO TODAY

The last of the 7 Kirby-covered comics for 1953 was available for purchase.
 
And yes, there was a five page Kirby story that was just as disturbing as the cover!!!

Monday, December 5, 2016

64 YEARS AGO TODAY

The last of the 16 Kirby-covered comics for 1951 was available for purchase.
75% of the Kirby-covered comics for 1951 were for this title.

Sunday, December 4, 2016

65 YEARS AGO TODAY

The last of the 15 Kirby-covered comics for 1951 was available for purchase.
So far Kirby had done all the covers for this title and 80% of the issues, including this one, also had Kirby interior art.