"I've always liked J'onn J'onzz. Except for Superman he was the first superhero with actual powers that I experienced. I think the absence of Superman from the early JLA stories made them emphasize his simularities to Supes instead of…"
I bought and read all of the original Fleming Bond books, starting shortly after the author died. As I think I mentioned before, I became aware of the superhero/supervillain vibe of the series when the TV news talked about Fleming's…"
"I agree that the periodicals are a problem. Since the companies are constantly cancelling and starting or restarting titles they need to try what some smaller companies have done. Do the periodicals (initially jusr afew) online only for a…"
"Well, if all the comics had gone to what was then the 25 cent size and made the newsvendors happy (and continued to raise the prices over the years, to continue to make them happy) the U.S. might still have a diverse comic book readership instead of…"
"Here is the paragraph in Len Brown’s foreword to THUNDER Agents Archives Volume 6 that has what you were looking for:
“The Tower Comics line continued until 1969 when the parent company pulled the plug. I was never privy to circulation…"
"Maybe when the What If stories were collected the rights from the Howard estate had expired. When I was picking up the Conan TPBs I was mainly interested in the Barry Smith run. I guess they were from Dark Horse. I'd have to pull them out to…"
Hey Richard, if you've got the first Tales of Suspense Atlast Masterworks, with the corrected table of contents, how about photocopying it for me and mailing it to me? My copy reprints the table of contents for the first Tales to Astonish volume in error. I'd like a copy of the correct list (all of 3-4 pages, I would think) to fold and store with the volume.
If you do, could you mail it to: Kirk Groeneveld, 105 Second St., Athens, OH 45701