The Supremely Superb Supergirl

This afternoon while at lunch, I was admiring the work of Curt Swan who drew many of the covers for Superman and the Superman family of comic books (Superman, Action Comics, Adventure Comics, Superboy, Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olson, Superman’s Girlfriend, Lois Lane, and I think that is it), and I always refer to Mr. Swan’s Supergirl as the “Supremely Superb Supergirl”. Anyway, I was thinking … Continue reading The Supremely Superb Supergirl

December Covers

This month, six Hawkgirl covers have been added to the collection. Four Star Spectacular was a limited series published in the 1970s. It was a 60-page “giant” consisting of reprints of stories that appeared previously elsewhere. There were only 6 issues of this series published between 1976 and 1977. Hawkgirl appeared on the cover of issue #4 (Oct 1976). The story that the Hawks appeared … Continue reading December Covers

Lists, lists, lists, and more lists

I have a total of four lists and today I just discovered something that makes my collecting research easier. My original list of Hawkgirl covers focused on the Silver Age Hawkgirl and covered the period from 1961 to 1984. Hawkman & Hawkgirl (silver age, Earth-1) first appeared in Brave and the Bold #34 (Mar 1961). That particular book cannot be found for under a $100. … Continue reading Lists, lists, lists, and more lists