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tales that astonish

Jesse Marinoff Reyes: Original Art/Mechanical: Full Page Promo Ad Tales to Astonish September 1964 issue, #59 Illustration: Jack “King” Kirby (1917-1994), pencils, and Sol Brodsky (1923-1984), inks; Lettering: Sam Rosen (deceased 1992) (Colors for the printed art: Stan Goldberg, b. … Continue reading

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one more for neil

by Jesse Marinoff Reyes: Tranquility Base: Apollo 11 Lunar Module Revell Model Kits, ca. 1969 Illustration: Possibly John Steel (1921-1998), see below One More for Neil Armstrong (1930-2012) I had one of these when I was growing up—mine was slightly … Continue reading

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marvelmania Doom: doctoring an unsuspecting world

by Jesse Marinoff Reyes Marvelmania Fan Club Poster Marvel Comics Group, ca. 1969 Illustration: Jack “King” Kirby (1917-1994) Part 5 of LONG LIVE THE KING: Seven Days of Jack “King” Kirby (1917-1994) As we countdown the days to what would … Continue reading

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joe shuster: bitter herbs

by Jesse Marinoff Reyes: Action Comics National Allied Publications (eventually DC Comics), June 1938 issue (#1) Illustration: Joe Shuster (1914-1992) Happy Birthday 1992 Will Eisner Comic Book Hall-of-Famer and 1993 Jack Kirby Hall-of-Famer Joe Shuster! Where would it all be? … Continue reading

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genre spanning synchronicity

Jesse Marinoff Reyes: The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction August 1972 issue Illustration: Leo (1933-2012) & Diane (b. 1933) Dillon Leo Dillon passed away two Saturday’s ago from complications of surgery for lung cancer. He leaves us with a … Continue reading

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but it was a hoot

by Jesse Marinoff Reyes: Horror of Party Beach Warren Publications, 1964 Illustration: undetermined (see story) Design: uncredited, possibly Harry Chester or Wally Wood Story Adaptation + Art Direction: Wally Wood (1927-1981) and Russ Jones (b. 1942) Countdown to Summer Vacation…. … Continue reading

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vacation

by Jesse Marinoff Reyes: “Vacation” The Go-Go’s I. R. S. Records, 1982 LP Sleeve Design + Photography: Mick Haggerty Countdown to Summer Vacation: Zero! … I wish I had time right now to pen an essay on Mick Haggerty. His … Continue reading

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temporal disappointment

by Art Chantry: temporal distortion plots always suck.how can something slapped together so cheaply and quickly look so cool to us now? it’s a wonder.the thing i remember best about this show as my constant disappointment. rarely has the promise … Continue reading

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open wide

Jesse Marinoff Reyes: Universal, 1975 Directed by Steven Spielberg (b. 1946) Illustration: Roger Kastel (b. 1931) MAD January 1976 issue, #180 Illustration: “Mutz” aka Mort Künstler (b. 1931) Countdown to Summer Vacation… Well, there have been shark sightings (and attacks) … Continue reading

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pop culture wave: the big kahuna

by Jesse Marinoff Reyes: The Endless Summer Monterey Media, 1966 Directed by Bruce Brown (b. 1937) Poster design by John Van Hamersveld (b. 1941) Countdown to Summer Vacation: Two Days. Not that I’ll be doing any surfing (sorry, I missed … Continue reading

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