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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"Ulik Unleashed!" (I could ride out the month posting Ulik covers.)

Some wonderful Unusual Tales covers by the late Steve Ditko from early in his career

Two more Uliks (sequential).

Superman Under a Red Sun!

Two more sequential Uliks (by Kirby).

Three Uranus covers

heh, heh

You said "Uranus."

Someone previously posted the first Ultimo, but not this one.

So, Charlton had the Slender man before Something Awful?

(although I suspect that is some kind of bug man)

Dave Palmer said:

Some wonderful Unusual Tales covers by the late Steve Ditko from early in his career

Uncanny Tales.  It looks like “uncanny” has been part of Marvel’s DNA for a long time.

"Unforgettable! The Origin of Isis!"

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