Tag Alex Schomburg

Cover 365: Day 56

A great comic book cover matching each day of the year, 1 through 365. Please chime in with your favourite corresponding cover, from any era. Day 56 – Marvel Mystery Comics #56, June 1944, Artist – Alex Schomburg. Fantastic cover…

Covered 365: Day 49

A great comic book cover matching each day of the year, 1 through 365. Please chime in with your favourite corresponding cover, from any era. Day 49 – Startling Comics #49, January 1948, Artist – Alex Schomburg. I just realized…

Covered 365: Day 39

A great comic book cover matching each day of the year, 1 through 365. Please chime in with your favourite corresponding cover, from any era. Day 39 – Exciting Comics #39, June 1945, Artist – Alex Schomburg. I tried hard…

Covered 365: Day 37

A great comic book cover matching each day of the year, 1 through 365. Please chime in with your favourite corresponding cover, from any era. Day 37 – Captain America Comics #37, April 1944, Artist – Alex Schomburg. Man did…

Covered 365: Day 28

A great comic book cover matching each day of the year, 1 through 365. Please chime in with your favourite corresponding cover, from any era. Day 28 – Captain America Comics, Artist – Alex Schomburg. I don’t think I’ve done…

Covered 365: Day 3

A great comic book cover matching each day of the year, 1 through 365. Please chime in with your favourite corresponding cover, from any era. Day 3 – Suspense Comics #3, Artist – Alex Schomburg. I remember as a kid…

Undervalued Spotlight #416

Sub-Mariner #13, Timely Comics, Spring 1944. On a recent post convention dinner we were debating what the best covers of each “age” were. For this Spotlight post we’ll focus on our “Golden Age” argument. Some great books were put forth…

Undervalued Spotlight #408

America’s Best Comics #7, Standard/Better/Nador, October 1943. I want to thank CBD iron man Mike Huddleston for this week’s Guest Spotlight submission. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, I love Mike’s Spotlights, his posts ooze knowledge, wisdom…

Undervalued Spotlight #390

Invaders Annual #1, Marvel Comics, 1977. Over the past couple of years I’ve written way too much about how comic book covers have enjoyed a growing influence on comic book values. I’ve noted that graded comics essentially become postage stamps…

Mask & Suspense

In this week’s edition we take a look back into the golden age of comics and two series featuring the art of artist L.B. Cole. In the early 1990’s the Gerber Photo Journals were published – concentrating on the golden…