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Monthly Archives: November 2020

Billy the Kid Born this day, 1859.  “Billy The Kid” the Movie, Premiered, 1930.

Billy the Kid Born this day, 1859.  “Billy The Kid” the Movie, Premiered, 1930.

Monday Morning Movie Flashback.. BILLY THE KID; 1930; Studio: MGM; Director: King Vidor; Cast:  John Mack Brown, Wallace Beery, Kay Johnson This pre-Code film examines the relationship between the legendary outlaw, also known as William Bonney (his real name was Henry McCarty) and the man that would one day be his killer, Pat Garrett.  The [...]
It’s a Flashback Friday with…. THE FLASH!

It’s a Flashback Friday with…. THE FLASH!

Will 'The Flash' Stop The Flash-Flood?! THE FLASH Vol.1, No.110, January 1960; Cover Art: Carmine Infantino, Joe Giella; Writer: John Broome; Penciler: Carmine Infantino; Inker: Murphy Anderson Two debuts for the price of one!  In the first story, a new threat has emerged in the form of the Weather Wizard, whose wand allows him to [...]
Too Early to Celebrate Christmas?  NO!!

Too Early to Celebrate Christmas? NO!!

Superman Slides Down the Chimney into Christmastown! ACTION COMICS Vol.1, No.117, February 1948; Cover Art: Wayne Boring, Stan Kaye; Writer:  Alvin Schwartz;  Penciler:  Win Mortimer;  Inker:  Win Mortimer Clark and Lois are flying in (by airplane this time) to cover the Central Valley Christmas festival, but Christmastown is already flooded, with the water risen to [...]
It’s A Miracle!

It’s A Miracle!

Monday at The Movies featuring the Holiday Classic "Miracle on 34th Street." MIRACLE ON 34th STREET; 1947; Studio: 20th Century Fox; Director: George Seaton; Cast: Maureen O’Hara, John Payne, Edmund Gwenn, Natalie Wood This fanciful Christmas classic follows a legal battle to prove that Santa Claus truly exists when a department store Santa (Gwenn) asserts [...]
First Appearance of the Justice Society of America!

First Appearance of the Justice Society of America!

It's another Flashback Friday with.... THE FLASH! ALL-STAR COMICS Vol.1, No.3, December 1940;  Cover Art:  Everett E. Hibbard; Writer:  Gardner Fox;  Penciler:  Everett E. Hibbard; Inker: Everett E. Hibbard The concept of the super-team, a stroke of super heroic storytelling genius that unites multiple popular heroes from their own series into a group title like [...]
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