Monday, March 27, 2017

74 YEARS AGO TODAY

Kirby's 14th consecutive STAR SPANGLED cover displayed his genius for combining action and comedy with his perspective-savvy exaggeration. 

Sunday, March 26, 2017

51 YEARS AGO TODAY

1966 was a good year for Kirby fans. These 4 Kirby-covered comics brought his 3 month total up to 19.




Kirby also had 207 pages of story art published since the beginning of 1966.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

52 YEARS AGO TODAY

Did you finish a 5 day march to the Capitol from Montgomery, Alabama or did you spend your time reading this 20 page Kirby comic with the oft-homaged cover?


(art by Marko Djurdjevic)

Friday, March 24, 2017

47 YEARS AGO TODAY

These 2 new Kirby covers brought his 1970 total up to 8
This one also had 6 pages of new Kirby art increasing his total to 133 pages.
This one had 29 pages of reprinted Kirby/Chic Stone art.
It was nice of Marvel to comission a new cover instead of reprinting this one.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

39 YEARS AGO TODAY

1978 was a good year to be a Kirby fan. The most recent Kirby-covered comic was the 6th for the year.
And every one also had 17 pages of Kirby words and art.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

40 YEARS AGO TODAY

1977 was a good year to be a Kirby fan. The most recent Kirby-covered comic was the 18th for the year.
And like half of those it also had 17 pages of Kirby words and pictures bringing his page total for the year up to 170

Tuesday, March 21, 2017