Stan Kaye is better known as a longtime inker on SUPERMAN.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Just because the Marvel superheroes weren't really around yet doesn't mean Kirby couldn't create a Marvel super-villain. Here's one now, in fact. Note the ad for the FF on the last page. There would soon be lots more super-villains. In fact, Marvel being Marvel, I'm surprised they never brought this guy back...or did they?
Monday, September 28, 2015
Here's five star reporter Scoop Scanlon--later played, believe it or not, by Durward Kirby on THE GARY MOORE SHOW in a sketch featuring Carol Burnett as Supergirl! In this early--and somewhat muddled--adventure, Scoop stumbles onto a pot farm!
Sunday, September 27, 2015
Friday, September 25, 2015
Thursday, September 24, 2015
With articles about robots frequently turning up these days including a warning this week not to have sex with one (!), it's important to note that Jack Kirby--as he did with many innovations--foresaw it first.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
The great GGA illustrator Jay Scott Pike passed away recently. In spite of his years of exemplary comics work, he remains known--if at all- for DC's DOLPHIN in 1968. Here, a little more than a decade earlier, we find Jay fiddling with some of the same themes and imagery at Atlas in what could be termed a Dolphin prototype story.