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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Here are a whole lot of Superboys to follow that up. (The Valor cover doesn't really have anything to do with Superman; I just like pairing these two.)

Egads, it’s raining Superboys

...and more alternate universe Superboys.

Here are a few alternate universe Supermans to go with those Superboys.

The Son or Sons of Superman that pop up in my head first.

(I'm not including the Super-Sons because that's a World's Finest thing!)

In 1976 DC celebrated Superman's 300th issue. This issue asked the question, what if Superman arrived on Earth in '76 and was acquired by the United States with a jealous Soviet Union looking forlorn? This anniversary issue was written by Cary Bates and Elliot S Maggin and drawn by Curt Swan and Bob Oksner.

Although I have the collected Time and Time Again TP, I bought this issue because I like the iconic nature of the cover.

Geez, the world of "tomorrow" in 2001 is already the world of yesterday to us futurists in 2018 and the Superbaby of 1976 would be a 42 year old man today (or nearly so).  And the Soviet Union was so forlorn it ceased to exist about 28 years ago.

Steve W said:

In 1976 DC celebrated Superman's 300th issue. This issue asked the question, what if Superman arrived on Earth in '76 and was acquired by the United States with a jealous Soviet Union looking forlorn? This anniversary issue was written by Cary Bates and Elliot S Maggin and drawn by Curt Swan and Bob Oksner.

The cover story involves someone disguised as Clark Kent so that all of Superman's friends can be seen on television congratulating him (if he's used a robot the story wouldn't be famous).

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The person who does it is John F. Kennedy. Mike's Amazing World and Grand Comics Database say the issue went on sale in late December 1963. Some sites believe that it went on sale a few days after his November 22 assassination. Some people were upset that it appeared a month later, thinking that DC was capitalizing on the grief. I think at the time Mort Weisinger stated that even though it was the following month it was too late to pull it back.

Combining recent themes of altenate universes and Superboy/man.

The cover for Superman 147, the debut of the adult Legion of Super-Villains, is a clear homage to Adventure Comics 247, the debut of the teenage Legion of Super-Heroes.

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