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Paul Kupperberg on May 1st, 2021

(This essay was originally written for a collection spotlighting the artists who followed Superman co-creator Joe Shuster on the comics and syndicated newspaper strip. A small portion of the piece was cannibalized for the “My Favorite 13 Win Mortimer Golden Age DC Comics Covers” column on the 13th Dimension website celebrating Win’s May 1 birthday.)… Read the rest

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Paul Kupperberg on February 21st, 2020

Browsing through old DC Comics house ads reminds me of probably my all-time favorite comic book, Showcase, a title I would eventually get to contribute to. Here’s the introduction I wrote in 1992 for the collected THE ESSENTIAL SHOWCASE (1956-1959) volume.… Read the rest

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Paul Kupperberg on April 15th, 2017
The Week of December 8, 1958
Written by: Alvin Schwartz
Art by: Curt Swan and Stan Kaye
Superman and all related characters & elements © DC Entertainment
 
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Paul Kupperberg on April 8th, 2017
The Week of November 24, 1958
Written by: Alvin Schwartz
Art by: Curt Swan and Stan Kaye
Superman and all related characters & elements © DC Entertainment
 
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Paul Kupperberg on April 1st, 2017
The Week of November 17, 1958
Written by: Alvin Schwartz
Art by: Curt Swan and Stan Kaye
Superman and all related characters & elements © DC Entertainment
 
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Paul Kupperberg on March 25th, 2017
The Week of November 10, 1958
Written by: Alvin Schwartz
Art by: Curt Swan and Stan Kaye
Superman and all related characters & elements © DC Entertainment
 
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Paul Kupperberg on March 18th, 2017
The Week of November 3, 1958
Written by: Alvin Schwartz
Art by: Curt Swan and Stan Kaye
Superman and all related characters & elements © DC Entertainment
 
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Paul Kupperberg on March 11th, 2017
The Week of October 27, 1958
Written by: Alvin Schwartz
Art by: Curt Swan and Stan Kaye
Superman and all related characters & elements © DC Entertainment
 
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Paul Kupperberg on March 4th, 2017
The Week of October 20, 1958
Written by: Alvin Schwartz
Art by: Curt Swan and Stan Kaye
Superman and all related characters & elements © DC Comics

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Paul Kupperberg on February 26th, 2017
The Week of October 13, 1958
Written by: Alvin Schwartz
Art by: Curt Swan and Stan Kaye
Superman and all related characters & elements © DC Comics

From out of the old file cabinet:

An eight week run of the 1958 Superman syndicated newspaper strip, distributed by the McClure Newspaper Syndicate, featuring a Bizarro story line.… Read the rest

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