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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Did we cover this "Lo?"

Did we cover this 'Lo?'"

We did. I came across one last night that we haven't used, but I can't remember what it was. Oh, well. Here's another "Loki."

Leonard McCoy, Frontier Doctor was a nifty mini-series by John Bryne giving a much-deserved spotlight to "Bones"!

I'll stay with the Abraham Lincoln (Mount Rushmore) theme.  This time MAD #31.

1st issue of Lone Eagle, from Apr/May 1954, publisher Ajax-Farrell.  The cover artist is uncredited, but I sure like his rendition of a horse.

Lion was a weekly British comics periodical published by Fleetway (a subsidiary of IPC, the International Publishing Corporation) from 23 February 1952 to 18 May 1974. It lasted for 1,156 issues. 

It was a weekly boys' adventure comic designed to compete with Eagle, the popular weekly comic that had introduced Dan Dare. Lion's first issue contained a mix of text stories and comic strips; its flagship story was Captain Condor – Space Ship Pilot.

Lars of Mars #11, Jul/Aug 1951, publisher Ziff-Davis. There'a distinct resemblance to Adam Strange here, which is not too surprising since the cover is drawn by Murphy Anderson.

And from March 1952, here's Love and Marriage #1,published by Superior, cover art and inks by the Iger shop.

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