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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and from Standard came EXCITING COMICS! This issue (#69) from Sept 1949.

Batman Earth One Volume 1. An original comic in graphic novel format.

Elongated  Man #1: It took until 1992 for Ralph to get a his own mini-series!

Oh, the injustice of it all!

Here's another appearance of Electro - this time with his Emissaries of Evil!

And I may be stretching the use of the letter "E" here, but I'm struggling to think of another way to include this wonderful Batman cover. "The Beginning of the END!" Cover artwork by Ross Andru.


Superboy #201 and the return of E.R.G.-1 (Energy Release Generator), soon to be renamed WILDFIRE!

Adventure Comics #307 (April 1963) with the first appearance of Element Lad.

Journey into Mystery 103, introducing the Enchantress and the Executioner.

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #111 (June 1968) with Jimmy as Elastic Lad.

Strange Tales #112: the debut of the Eel, one of Marvel's oldest journeyman villains! He could pop up anytime in any book!

Dave Palmer said:

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #111 (June 1968) with Jimmy as Elastic Lad.

That's an interesting case. The cover story was a reprint from Jimmy Olsen #54 with new pages added.

In the issue's new story Robin allowed Jimmy to impersonate him and he went on missions with Batman. In those days Jimmy knew Batman's and Robin's secret IDs.

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