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Adventure Comics #459-466
The Dollar Comics

In 1978, when the DC Explosion happened, Adventure Comics changed its format to a “dollar comic” with 4 regular features, 2 rotating features and no ads. The regular features were: * The Flash * Wonder Woman * Green Lantern (who … Continue reading

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Reading: Adventure Comics #467-478 / Jan 1980 – Dec 1980

DC Super-Hero Spectacular was a giant-sized “Dollar Comic” DC had planned but the book never made it past the planning stages. Not much is known about it but was to have featured Plastic Man, who was imminently close to the … Continue reading

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How to read an entire collection?
Start with “A”

For a long time, I had this idea that when I retired, I would re-read my entire comics collection. But awhile ago, the math made me change my mind. I have several thousand comics. Even reading a few each day, … Continue reading

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A Toast! To The Agents of Atlas!!!

This was a series that should’ve been crap. Even as a fan of Golden Age comics and of What If #9, I had low expectations of this series. But Jeff Parker won me over big time. This was one of … Continue reading

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