"I wasn't previously aware of this movie, which I will seek out. Apparently, the prominent journalist Irvin S. Cobb also wrote a lot of fiction, including several stories featuring the character Judge Priest. John Ford directed this film and…"
"The first appearance of the Jack Russell* Werewolf by Night in Marvel Spotlight #2, from Sweden.
* At that time I didn't get the joke (intentional or not) because I hadn't heard of that breed of dog."
"I was a huge fan of the Silver Age Doom Patrol and only recently read the Bronze Age (Paul Kupperberg) Doom Patrol run after our late friend Robin Olsen recommended it. Similar to the comments on the Justice League Detroit thread, all or most of the…"
"Hulk #118, from Mexico. According to my Google Translator, "Mole" translates as "Mass" and "Hulk' translates to the Spanish word "Casco." Apparently, both words also have other meanings. The mole I especially…"
"Even though "super" is a Latin word which means the same thing in English, French, Italian and Spanish, they chose to avoid the word. I once heard the explanation that the word "superman" was associated with the Nazis."
"I'm guessing this was inspired by this lesser-known story by H.G. Wells. The mad scientist's premise was that if animals and people became giants it would solve all of our problems and conflicts. Yeah, right."
"Peter Wrexham said:
He appears in a fictional story sent to the JLA by one of their fans, Jerry Thomas.
Julie Schwartz confirmed that the name "Jerry Thomas" was a shout-out to Jerry Bails, later to birth the direct market, and…"
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