Ok, how about this for an idea.  We take it in turns to post a favourite (British spelling) comic cover every day.  This went really well on the comic fan website that I used to frequent.  What we tried to do was find a theme or subject and follow that, until we all got bored with that theme.  I'd like to propose a theme of letters of the alphabet. So, for the remainder of October (only 5 days) and all of November, we post comic cover pictures associated with the letter "A".  Then in December, we post covers pertaining to the letter "B".  The association to the letter can be as tenuous as you want it to be. For example I could post a cover from "Adventure Comics" or "Amazing Spider Man".  However Spider Man covers can also be posted when we're on the letter "S".  Adventure Comic covers could also be posted when we're on the letter "L" if they depict the Legion of Super Heroes.  So, no real hard, fast rules - in fact the cleverer the interpretation of the letter, the better, as far as I'm concerned.

And it's not written in stone that we have to post a cover every day. There may be some days when no cover gets posted. There's nothing wrong with this, it just demonstrates that we all have lives to lead.

If everyone's in agreement I'd like to kick this off with one of my favourite Action Comic covers, from January 1967. Curt Swan really excelled himself here.

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Some "haunted" Adventures of Bob Hope covers before the Monster Teachers/Super-Hip era. They harken back to Ol' Ski-Nose's glory days of The Cat and the Canary and The Ghost Breakers!

You want a cover with a haunted mansion on it?

For a few days the website wouldn’t let me post.  It looks like whatever was the problem has worked itself out.  I don’t think we’ve had this one yet.

Welcome back Dave!  I thought you hadn't been around for a while.

Time for the important questions.  When burying the Doom Patrol, should the tombstone read "R.I.P. Doom Patrol"?

Alternatively, is "Doom Patrol R.I.P." to be preferred?

All things considered, perhaps the easiest is to give each of them their own stone.  You decide!

Good to be back.

Oh no! Batman's been buried ALIVE!!! 

Or for him, Thursday!

Too bad that Superman doesn't have X-ray vision.

Philip Portelli said:

Oh no! Batman's been buried ALIVE!!! 

Or for him, Thursday!

Two more from the Amazing Spider-Man title

"Two more from the Amazing Spider-Man title"

And another.

Or super-hearing!

Richard Willis said:

Too bad that Superman doesn't have X-ray vision.

Philip Portelli said:

Oh no! Batman's been buried ALIVE!!! 

Or for him, Thursday!

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