About a year ago we ran a Charlton filler with particularly good alien faces by Ernie Bache who usually worked not as a penciler but as an inker. Here's another.
Saturday, March 30, 2013
Friday, March 29, 2013
Thursday, March 28, 2013
If you haven't checked out my DAYS OF ADVENTURE blog, chronicling the first 503 issues --the entire original run--of one of DC's longest-running comics, it'll be finishing up in April, highlighting the features that ran between 1936 and 1983. One such is HOURMAN, here seen in a late story with his second kid sidekick, Thorndyke.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
I'm sure Pappy or Karswell or someone online has printed this but when I saw it I couldn't pass it up. Marvel's (well, Atlas's) FIRST version of a "Spider Man," this from nearly a decade earlier than Peter Parker! The main character here actually looks like Ditko's Tinkerer character! Joe Maneely illustrated the cover which I've added after the story.
Monday, March 25, 2013
Sunday, March 24, 2013
This unidentified silliness comes from a late entry, Post-Code MAD rip-off called MADHOUSE. Even MAD wasn't doing this kind of thing by '57 when this came out. Pretty funny, though, parodying both monster motifs and fifties hipsters.