Friday, January 18, 2019

The Swamp Thing Librarian by Berni Wrightson

Okay, I think I got this right....first, The Swamp Thing lumbers into our lives in a short lead for House of Secrets #92 in the summer of 71, then we see him in the summer of 72 as a librarian in this splash for House of Mystery #206, followed very quickly by his own mag


  1. Yes, that's Swampy. Take a look at this 1970 prototype of the Swamp Thing by Berni Wrightson which was published as the back cover (in blue) of the Amazing World of DC Comics #6:

    1. Thanks for the reminder, coupla great back covers out there, and I'll be giving you a shout out on a post of such soon

  2. Not to mention the advertisement for the series which has a unique drawing, never used in any of Wrightson's ten issues:

  3. True dat, an incredible piece of art that woulda made a great (oh, I dunnae) trade cover of the complete Wrightson Swamp Thing