Tuesday, May 22, 2018

76 YEARS AGO TODAY

With his first cover for DETECTIVE COMICS a complete collection of Kirby covers would consist of 37 comics . Kirby was assisted by Joe Simon, Jerry Robinson and Fred Ray.

 Kirby's first cover hit the marketplace slightly less than two years  earlier.

Monday, May 21, 2018

65 YEARS AGO TODAY

If your New Year's resolution for 1953 was to buy every new comic with a Kirby cover so far you would have had to buy only 3 comics!
And they all would have been BLACK MAGIC!!!

Saturday, May 19, 2018

66 YEARS AGO TODAY

Kirby had two new covers available for purchase

This brought his 1952 total up to 6
and his lifetime total to nearly 250

Friday, May 18, 2018

67 YEARS AGO TODAY

Kirby's 10th cover for 1951 went on sale bringing his total to more than 200 covers in 11 years.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

68 YEARS AGO TODAY

Kirby's first new cover for 1950 hit the stores bringing his total to nearly 200 covers in less than 10 years.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

50 YEARS AGO TODAY

If the action doesn't get you to turn the page the title will!
from CAPTAIN AMERICA #104