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Tuesday, February 28, 2012

The Joker's Utility Belt (Dick Sprang, 1940)


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From Batman #176, reprinted from Batman #73 (1940). DC Comics
Script David Vern; Art Dick Sprang
Those 25 cent annuals were treasure chests!



Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Famous Explorers of Space No. 5 (Spaceman #5, 1954)


Spaceman #5, 1954, Marvel Comics
Script: Hank Chapman; Pencils: Bill Savage



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Where's my Michael Bay movie, Robot With An Axe?

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Famous Explorers of Space No. 4 (Joe Maneely, 1954)


Spaceman #4; Marvel Comics, 1954
Script: Hank Chapman; Pencils: Joe Maneely



Art by the great Joe Maneely, who would have undoubtedly gone on to be one of the architects of the 1960s Marvel "House of Ideas" if not for his untimely death in 1958.





Thursday, February 2, 2012

Dig This Crazy Bill Everett Zombie! (Crazy #4, 1954),


Art by Bill Everett


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Crazy #4, Marvel, 1954
Cover By Joe Maneely