Checkered Past

From February, 1966 through August, 1967, DC Comics branded all their publications with a checkerboard masthead, lovingly known as "Go-Go Checks". Because, you know, the 60s. With the help of his husband and intrepid friends, ...more

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April 17, 2018 00:49:24
Checkered Past Episode 9: Flash 159!

Checkered Past Episode 9: Flash 159!

This week! Flash 159 Cover date March 1966 Cover Price 12 cents Cover Artist: Carmine Infantino and Joe Giella Edited by Julius Schwartz Featuring...

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April 09, 2018 01:09:59
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Episode 8: Stange Adventures 185/ Fox & Crow 96!

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April 02, 2018 01:31:07
Checkered Past Episode 7: Superman's Girlfriend Lois Lane!

Checkered Past Episode 7: Superman's Girlfriend Lois Lane!

This week! Special guest Jen George joins us to talk Superman's Girlfriend Lois Lois Lane! Featuring “The Satanic Schemes of S.K.U.L.!” and “The Prisoner...

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March 26, 2018 01:03:49
Checkered Past Episode 6: Metamorpho 5/ All-American Men of War 114!

Checkered Past Episode 6: Metamorpho 5/ All-American Men of War 114!

This week! Metamorpho 5 Cover date March/April 1966 Cover Price 12 cents Cover Artist: Joe Orlando & Charles Paris Edited by George Kashdan Featuring...

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March 19, 2018 00:51:25
Checkered Past Episode 5: Detective Comics 348!

Checkered Past Episode 5: Detective Comics 348!

Detective Comics 348 Cover date February 1966 Cover Price 12 cents Cover Artist: Joe Kubert and Ira Schnapp Edited by Julius Schwartz “Birdmaster of...

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March 11, 2018 00:46:30
Checkered Past Episode 4

Checkered Past Episode 4

![text](https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-wDAP9Lg76vo/Wp_YOBXh7aI/AAAAAAAAAno/mg89EwyLUUwr7C_OGngb5kAItMQAVv2rACLcBGAs/s1600/ourfightingforces98.jpg) ![text](https://1.bp.blogspot.com/--A3n_HSx0V0/Wp_YOIPJfmI/AAAAAAAAAnk/F03ObBA209AjHLG4gVEiiWK9XxBoKVpMwCLcBGAs/s320/girlslove117.jpg) This week! Our Fighting Forces 98 Cover date February 1966 Cover Price 12 cents Cover Artist: Irv Novick Edited by Robert Kanigher...

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