Sunday, June 16, 2019

61 YEARS AGO TODAY

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.

Thursday, June 13, 2019

ON THE SPINNER RACKS 55 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!

Saturday, June 8, 2019

58 YEARS AGO TODAY

It takes the combined skills of Kirby and Ditko to convincingly portray in two dimensions magic paint that makes pictures three dimensional.
From STRANGE TALES #88. This was the third Kirby/Ditko story to appear in that title but the first 13 page one.