Monday, June 18, 2018

44 YEARS AGO TODAY

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

Sunday, June 17, 2018

43 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.


Saturday, June 16, 2018

60 YEARS AGO

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.

Friday, June 15, 2018

Thursday, June 14, 2018

57 YEARS AGO TODAY

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

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

54 YEARS AGO TODAY

If you had become a Marvel zombie within the last two years and had a quarter it would have been difficult to resist buying this comic with its 40 pages of Kirby art that would be new to you - plus 15 Ditko pages and 13 Heck pages!