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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This may not look like a time travel cover, but...

...here's what happens next:

THE TIME MACHINE through *ahem* TIME!

Missed a few...



A little late to the party, but this cover should satisfy both parts of this month's theme. Superman did the time traveling in this multipart-title adventure.

(Image courtesy of the Grand Comics Database.)

Kang the Conqueror always travels in time but finding cover references to that is hard. A deep dive came up with only these two.

This "parody enhanced cover" is on a comic dated August 1993.

I can't imagine how there was time for the parody to be produced.  This cover, which appears to be the original, is dated a bare month earlier, in July 1993.

Thinks: maybe the solution involves time travel?

In the silver age even Robin was capable of time-travel.

Superman #107(AUG56) pre-dates my superhero reading by about two years and is a 30th century story printed almost two years before the first appearance of the Legion of Superheroes.in Adventure Comics #247(APR58). 

Steve W said:

The thing about this month is, whenever you're stuck for a cover, you can always rely on these guys. The tagline on that second one always cracks me up.

If anybody gets stuck, Turok is definitely a go to.  But there is also 

and 

unfortunately, there’s only one more of these guys (but still a boatload of Rip Hunter)

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