ARCHIVE PAGE 49 - May 2008
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Jack Kirby "Silver Star"
From the Fantagraphics Anything Goes #2.
Justice League of America 79
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Marilyn Monroe - Shout it out loud
Frank Cho Savage Wolverine #5
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Tuesday, April 22, 2008
Ice Cream Tuesday
China is the probable origin place of ice cream as a combination of ice and milk. But it's recorded that Emperor Nero had combinations of fruit and ice made during his reign of some 70 years before Christ. The ancient Greeks consumed mixed confections of snow, ice, and sweets in the form of honey or fruit which were made to be sold in the agora marketplaces.
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General History of Ice Cream and the Ice Cream Cone.
Wonder Woman and Big Barda
from Elseworlds Supergirl and Batgirl, 1998 DC Comics
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Jim Starlin House of Mystery #281 Cover Art
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Poe in Charlottsville
One of the ubiquitous history signs put up around Virginia: this one is at the Charlottesville VA University of Virginia campus. Enlarge Photo
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One of Hollywood's mega-celebrities which managed to outlive their box office potency, but not the celebrity status.
Adam West and Jill St. John
Jill St. John appeared as "Molly" in the Riddler episodes "Hi Diddle Riddle" and "Smack in the Middle" - 1965
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