Wednesday, September 19, 2012
• With just over a month since the death of Joe Kubert, his son, Adam, visited with Jim McLauchlin about the future of the Kubert School and more.
• Matt “Doctor Who” Smith told The Waikato Times one of his fondest wishes.
Yesterday’s Panel Quiz Answer
Adam Strange’s first lines in comics were, ““If the destructobeam from the Eternals’ spaceship hits us – we’re done for! Grab hold, Alanna!” He said them in Showcase #17 (Dec 58).
Whose first line in comics was “Usual, Norton.”?
Adam West (1928), actor
Matthew Costello (1948), comics researcher
Garry Leach (1954), comics artist and publisher
Brad Moore (1960), comics artist
Cynthia Martin (1961), comics writer and artist
Brian Garvey (1961), comics inker
Birthdays 2 Weeks from Now
Fred Guardineer (1913), comics writer and artist
Harvey Kurtzman (1924), comics writer, artist, and editor
Dan Dunn (1932), comic strip
Ivan Brunetti (1967), comics inker
Rob Liefeld (1967), comics writer and artist
Curtis (1988), comic strip
Comics in Your Future
Shipping This Week: What are you picking up?
Shipping Next Week: What are you anticipating?
Every Wednesday and Saturday. California: City of Industry. Comic Book & Collectible Show.
Sep 22-23 North Carolina: Raleigh. Toy, Hobby & Sportscard Show.
Sep 22 Missouri: St. Louis. Comic Book Convention.
Sep 22 North Dakota: Fargo. Comic Show 2012.
Sep 23 Delaware: Newark. Sports Card, Comic Book & Collectible Show.
Sep 23 Michigan: Livonia. X-trava Con.
Sep 23 New Jersey: Secaucus. Comic Art Con.
Sep 23 British Columbia: Victoria. Victoria Comic Book Expo.
Do you have a show coming up? Let us know! You can e-mail the information to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail it to Show Calendars, Comics Buyer’s Guide, 700 E. State St., Iola, WI 54945. If you have a creator appearance scheduled, let us know by e-mail to email@example.com.