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Monthly Archives: September 2018

Another Wonder Woman Wednesday!

Another Wonder Woman Wednesday!

Wonder Woman Plays Her Most Daring Role!  Read on... Wonder Woman is demonstrating her water-skiing skills when a movie studio gets the chance to produce a film on Paradise Island itself.  Things take a tense turn when director Von Tender is incensed to learn that Wonder Woman, now working as the film's technical advisor, insists [...]
World’s Finest Comics #20, December 1945

World’s Finest Comics #20, December 1945

A Weighty Issue, Indeed. "The Toyman: Super-Scientist!/Larceny Without Loot/Money Talks/Brooklyn Botches the Bakas/George Tanaka, America/King of Coins!"  Cover Artist:  Jack Burnley When Superman tries to recover a "human wavelength detector" from the villainous Toyman, he learns it will be more of a challenge than he expected.  The Toyman is using that same machine to prepare [...]
Whoopin’ it Up with Batman and Robin!

Whoopin’ it Up with Batman and Robin!

Throwback Thursday Golden Age DC Style.. This great cover by legendary Golden Age Batman artist, Dick Sprang, shows Batman and Robin on bucking broncos, and ties into the story, "The Streamlined Rustlers!" featured in this issue.  In this story, our heroes head west to foil a group of cattle rustlers.  This isn't the first or [...]
It’s a Vintage Mapping Monday!

It’s a Vintage Mapping Monday!

Claps for Maps..  The NEW 2019 Vintage Maps Calendar is Here! Who needs GPS? Harken back to the hey-day of world-wide map making at its visually  stunning best between the 1850s and 1920s.  From the California coastline to the heart of Manhattan, from Peking to Palestine, and from Russia with love, you’ll surely want to put this captivating calendar […]

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