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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My choice for this month's Kirby cover:

Weird War Tales #93 brought us the Creature Commandos!

Justice League of America #207 with a rematch almost two decades in the making with the return of the entire Crime Syndicate!

I wonder why no one thought to expand the roster with evil versions of the rest of the JLA?

Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes #228: Not the greatest mystery of all time with the tragic fate of Chemical King!

I seem to recall that Canada's first super-hero was the great CAPTAIN CANUCK!

And my absolute favourite non-superhero covers from the Golden Age - CRIME DOES NOT PAY!  Except that in every single cover, crime seemed to pay dividends! Like this one from March 1948 with artwork by Charles Biro. Surely 6 million readers can't be wrong!

Wolff and Byrd, Counselors of the Macabre

From Sept 1952, here's CAPTAIN JET #3, published by Farrell. This particular comic contained a lovely 7 page story entitled "Twelve Seconds That Changed History!" which was a story about the Wright Brothers.

This month's musician cover.

Dell Four Color #735 (OCT56)

Crusader Rabbit and Ragland T. Tiger, animation precursors to Rocky and Bullwinkle.

Flash #150 featuring Captain Cold's Polar Perils.  A fine example of how DC sometimes gave the ending away on the cover!

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