ARCHIVE PAGE 53 - May 2008

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Cover first issue appearance of Black Orchid

Adventure Comics Black Orchid

Adventure Comics #428, Art by Bob Oksner

See this 1973 cover art enlarged here.

Also see this Nestor Redondo Splash Page featuring Black Orchid from Phantom Stranger #28, 1974

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Scarlett Johansson - Black Widow

Scarlett Johansson Black Widow

More Scarlett Johansson "The Black Widow"

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Scarlett Johansson - Black Widow

BLACK WIDOW (Scarlett Johansson) - Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) : Movie Poster (Thick) 24" x 36" Inches - Chris Evans, Frank Grillo, Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson Black Widow China Import Avengers Movie Poster

Ghost World

Ghost World - Watch Online at

Tokyo Faust!

Tom Spurgeon at pointed out Brian Lee O'Malley's Livejournalentry on the comic book creator contract being offered by Tokyo Pop as part of something called a 'Manga Pilot Program' which allows new artists to submit work:

"The contract for this fun deal is horrible, draconian, ridiculous. It's like Satan wrote it."

See the entire page on the Tokyo Pop Contract here

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Manga Faust

Terry Dodson Artwork - Wonder Woman 5

Terry Dodson Artwork - Wonder Woman 5

See enlarged cover art

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Fabvier in Greece

From the 1976 book by David Howarth, "The Greek Adventure"
The story of the Greek Revolution to free itself from Turkey:
also about the attempts by various Europeans to help.


Dick Briefer Frankenstein

Dick Briefer Frankenstein

More Dick Briefer classic Frankenstein artwork

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Joe Kubert Tor 2008

Kubert Tor


Joe Kubert Tor #1 "The Outcast"
DC Comics July 2008 (purchased in May)
Art and Story by Joe Kubert

Kubert has been in comics since nearly the very start of the industry, and now at his advanced age he is still turning his hand toward embellishing, or if you're a bit more negative about it, repeating, the adventures of the characters most attached to his career.

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[Below] Joe Kubert Tor cover from July 1954

Tor 1954

You Know Who


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Marilyn Monroe

Black Widow and the Marvel Girls

Black Widow & The Marvel Girls 1 Cover

Queen Mary

Queen Mary Ocean Liner

The Queen Mary Ocean Liner


Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe

Darywn Cooke Wonder Woman

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The Phantom

The Phantom - Ramona Fradon

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Wonder Woman Transformation 1978

WONDER WOMAN SOCKS Wonder Woman Cape Knee High Socks 1 x 1in

Lynda Carter - Wonder Woman

Lynda Carter - Wonder Woman