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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Steve, I'm pretty much certain that your Boneyard cover hasn't been posted yet this month.  It's very - ah - memorable

Though it was some time before I realised that I'd been misinterpreting what it depicted.  It's someone taking off a mask while sitting astride a grave.  It's not - as I first thought - a gravestone that incorporates a statue of a two-headed creature!

A Haunted High School? 

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A Haunted High School? 

She attended one, though she spent a lot of time in cemeteries:
 

Gravestones depicted on two DC war comic covers, art by Joe Kubert.

Maybe Professor X just isn't that good of a teacher!

Still, this might make an interesting companion piece to the current X-books.

Ok, so this isn't a gravestone - it's a tombstone - but at the end of the day what's the difference?

Two from Haunt of Fear

A lot of less-impressive artists toiled in the shadows of EC:

That Daredevil was one of the first Marvel comics I saw. I was rather disappointed to find the Spider-man, featured on the cover, shows up in only one or two panels:

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