Saturday, February 17, 2018

The Black Panther by Jack Kirby






We couldnae get into the movie yet, but I thought I should put up a fav page, from Tales of Suspense #97

First In The Future Famous Funnies Frank Frazetta





With six F's in this title, makes me think of a report card I stole from my own mailbox in Fifth (of course) grade.  Famous Funnies #210 is another Fine-line draw'n by Fritz of the immortal Buck Rogers

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Heart Of A Vampire by Berni Wrightson


Oh my heck!  So broke I cannae even pay attention, but I never saw this forty years ago.  Berni did the layouts for the Batman story in Detective Comics #455, apparently

And So, A Legend Lived Again!! by Jack Kirby


Here's the central splash from the legendary Cap'n America #112 that Jack created one weekend so Marvel could keep their publishing deadline while Steranko was struggl'n with Marvel to create his also legendary "death arc" of Cap going (years before DC came up with the death of Superman).  I like this blurb cause it could be said of Kirby every time we open onea his works

It's A MAD World by Frank Frazetta


Shades of Mort Drucker!  See Corben's Rats In The Wall for more Mort

House Of Mystery #195 by Wrightson



















Mystery within a mystery--this story was done three years before it got published