Betty/Veronica Collection #4

Archie’s Girls Betty and Veronica #99 (Mar 1964) Good $6.60 This addition to the B&V collection is rated Good and it definitely shows it with some wear and a mark. Some observations… Ever notice that Betty and Veronica are nearly twins? Fun Fact: The artist, Dan DeCarlo, also contributed to men’s magazines such as Playboy. Occasionally the gags were a little suggestive of something naughty. … Continue reading Betty/Veronica Collection #4

Hawkgirl/Covergirl Collection #131

Here is something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue Something Old Justice League of America (2006 2nd Series) #25 (November 2008)  From the solicitation:Part 4 of 5 – Written by Dwayne McDuffie. Art by Ed Benes, Doug Mahnke, Darick Robertson, Shane Davis, Ian Churchill, Ivan Reis, Christian Alamy, Rob Stull & Joe Prado. Cover by Ed Benes. Vixen and Animal Man journey into … Continue reading Hawkgirl/Covergirl Collection #131

Betty/Veronica Collection #1

Now that the Hawkgirl/Covergirl Collection has been sealed – considering I don’t find any more actual Hawkgirl covers in the main continuity published prior to Hawkman volume IV #29 – I was thinking what if I were to to start collecting another series. Notice I said “what if.” I did not say I was actually going to start a new collection. The series that immediately … Continue reading Betty/Veronica Collection #1

Hawkgirl/Covergirl Collection #129

Justice League of America #175 (February 1980) VG From the Solication: Cover art by Ross Andru and Frank McLaughlin for “But Can an Android Dream?” in which the JLA take on Doctor Destiny (story continues in #176). Plotted by Ross Andru and written by Gerry Conway with art by Dick Dillin and inks by Frank McLaughlin. Features heroes this issue: Superman, Flash, Green Lantern, Wonder … Continue reading Hawkgirl/Covergirl Collection #129

The Final Five Countdown #3

Continuing a countdown of the final five six additions to the Hawkgirl/Covergirl Collection. Next up… Justice League #54A (December 2020) NM $3.99 Since I do not expect to find any more Hawkgirl covers that I have not either already purchased or I cannot afford, what is left are a few recent issues where the Pinioned Princess(es) grace the cover. Justice league #54 is one of … Continue reading The Final Five Countdown #3

The Final Five Countdown #2

Continuing a countdown of the final five additions to the Hawkgirl/Covergirl Collection. Next up… Hawkman #27A (November 2020) NM $3.99 Since I do not expect to find any more Hawkgirl covers that I have not either already purchased or I cannot afford, what is left are a few recent issues where the Pinioned Princess(es) grace the cover. Within the current DC universe continuity there are … Continue reading The Final Five Countdown #2

Hawkgirl/Covergirl Collection #128

Justice League of America #165 (April 1979) VG $2.00 Issue #165 of Justice league of America is significant for a couple of reasons. It is the last issue of a six-issue story-arc that featured Zatanna and her parents, Zatara and Sindella. It is in this story that Zatanna’s mother dies but before she does, she reveals to her daughter her origin. She makes known that … Continue reading Hawkgirl/Covergirl Collection #128