ARCHIVE PAGE 72 - Oct 2009

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ASTERIX the Legionary - 1966 (Pilote Magazine, France)

sterix and Obelix

Asterix pages from Asterix The Legionary from the Brockhampton Press English edition, 1974. Original series appeared in French in the magazine Pilote in 1966.

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Asterix and Obelix Page 20

[Above] Page 20 from Asterix the Legionary

Asterix and Obelix the Legionary

[Above] Page 32 Asterix the Legionary by Uderzo and Goscinny


Oreo Cookies Milk Chocolate Philadelphia Candies Milk Chocolate Covered OREO® Cookies - Amazon
Frito-Lay Classic Mix Variety Pack, 50 Count - Amazon
Quest Nutrition Protein Bar, Coconut Cashew, 20g Protein, 4g Net Carbs, 190 Cals, Low Carb, Gluten Free, Soy Free, 2.12oz Bar, 12 Count - Amazon
Tokyo Mix

Hapi Tokyo Mix - Pack of 12 - Amazon


Typhoon Victims Comic Art Auction

Gerry Alanguilan (superhero fans know him especially from his frequent work inking for Leinil Yu) is putting together an art auction to benefit Komikeros (comic creators) in the Philippines who've been dispossessed by the Ondoy Typhoon that has caused flooding and at least 280 deaths in the Manila area (over a months worth of rainfall hit the area, all of it dropping in the space of a few hours). Alanguilan already has something on ebay (A Will Eisner piece) and is seeking more help. Alanguilan's web site here.

From Alanguilan's site:

"(Sept. 30 Update 3): I’m receiving reports of many comics people whose homes got submerged underwater during the typhoon. These include Carlo Vergara, Gilbert Monsanto, Jay David Ramos, Rico Rival, Danny Acuña, Jun Lofamia, Clem Rivera, and Noly Zamora. Steve Gan had his printing press submerged under flood waters as well."


Rick Geary

Rick Geary the Bloody Benders
Page from Rick Geary's The Bloody Benders, another volume in his NBM published graphic novels that examine famous criminal cases.

Rick Geary

Geary 1 Geary 2 Geary 3 Geary 4

Related:

Rick Geary's THE CASE OF MADELEINE SMITH (Subtitled: A True Account of the Respectable Young Glasgow Lady Brought to Trial for the Murder by Poison of Her Secret Paramour. )

Murder of Abraham Lincoln, 2005 Comicslit, Ford Theatre Page

Murder of Abraham Lincoln, 2005 Comicslit, Stafford Room Page

The Mystery of Mary Rogers, 2001, Rick Geary - Page A

The Mystery of Mary Rogers, 2001, Rick Geary - Page B

The Mystery of Mary Rogers, 2001, Rick Geary - Page C

The Mystery of Mary Rogers, 2001, Rick Geary - Page D


P Craig Russell - art - Conan and the Jewels of Gwahlur

Page from Conan and the Jewels of Gwahlur


IGN.COM has a page with sales figures for September. The chart is entirely ruled by the fight between DC Comics and Marvel: i.e., DC's Green Lantern Blackest Nght effort and the Marvel Captain America Reborn project. Nary a single sign of Two-Headed Dog #22:

  1. Blackest Night #3
  2. Captain America: Reborn #3
  3. Batman and Robin #4
  4. Green Lantern #46
  5. Wolverine: Giant-Size Old Man Logan #1
  6. Blackest Night: Batman #2
  7. New Avengers #57
  8. Green Lantern Corps #40
  9. Dark Avengers #9
  10. Blackest Night: Superman #2

Frazetta Gauntlet


Perry Mason - The Case of the Glamorous Ghost

(1962 Pengion Pocket Edition, 3rd Printing)

Perry Mason the GLamorous Ghost

Click to enlarge and view back cover of Perry Mason - The Case of the Glamorous Ghost (1962)


FRANKENSCIENCE - Boris Karloff

Frankenscience Karloff


Unknown Soldier and Harley Quinn

Unknown Soldier and Harley Quinn

See entire page from Suicide Squad #19

More Harley Quinn

More Suicide Squad


Sophia Loren

Sophia Loren

More Sophia Loren at cinemagraphe.com


Doc Savage

Doc Savage Cover


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Original Page Oct 2009 | Updated June 2015

DC New Talent Showcase now open

Feb 2017: DC's effort to look at new artists is underway for the month of February (the writers workshop will be in March). To see the artist application page, go here: www.dccomicstalentworkshop.com

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