Sunday, May 29, 2016

Happy Memorial Day

To those who have served, to those serving now, and to those who will serve---thank you

Some Skull Candy by Jim Steranko

Friday, May 27, 2016

The Creeps #6 Cover by Frank Frazetta

It's here!  I'm such a geek I made them call me and tell me that yesterday, and now it's in my hot little hands

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Steve Rogers by Jim Steranko

Parent Pictures by Wally Wood

Hah!  I'm the right generation for this silliness (bare-bottomed baby on a white fur rug), but fortunately I grew up on Army bases and in Housing Projects

The Beginning of the Graphic Novel by Gil Kane

His Name Is...Savage! and Blackmark

Questar Magazine Cover by Frank Frazetta

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

The People of the Black Circle by Ken Kelly

Best.  Ken Kelly. Ever.  Great book, also

Sunday, May 22, 2016

...And In A Far-Off Land! Pages 4 and 5 by Berni Wrightson

I unnerstand Marvin and Tammi were singing about love, but "Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing" applies to some of this art we keep fixat'n upon also

Ant Man by Neal Adams and Frank Frazetta

Haven't seen such synchronicity from these two since Creepy

Saturday, May 21, 2016

The First Demon by Jack Kirby?

This one is more of a stretch, but "it's a possibilityyyyyyyy"  as they useta say in the old looney tunes.  The ad at the end of New Gods #10

The First Conan by Barry Smith?

The timing is right, and Barry scribbled a note at the bottom that if this was used, he wanted to ink it.  Never got inked, methinks, and I once saw it as a tiny adzine ad for $1200

Journey To The Center Of The Earth! by Wally Wood

I seriously doubt Jules Verne had an exclamation point at the end of this title

Untamed Love Half Splash by Frank Frazetta

Maybe my favorite comic panel of his---please go back on here and see the newspaper ad for this