RETRO REVIEW: Adventure Comics # 352 & 353

It's time to look at a DC Comic for this week's RETRO REVIEW.  And as many of you know, I'm a big Legion of Super-Heroes fan, though I know a lot of folks really do not care for the Legion.  So I'll try to make this interesting for those that like the Legion and rather painless for those that do not.  I have pulled out … [Read more...]

Fabulous Find: Legion Fandom Beginnings

Say what?  That doesn't sound like a Fabulous Find, you might be thinking, and you'd be correct.  I thought I'd do something a little different this time, as I am fighting the dreaded deadline doom!  I've pulled out one of my first blog posts and have given it a bit of spit and polish.  Hopefully you'll bear with me … [Read more...]

Fabulous FInd: 1977 Super DC Calendar

Hale and welcome fans, friends and family.  I'm back once again with a new Fabulous Find.  This week I was rummaging around in the DC annex of the comic book vault buried deep underground my home.  I've twice written posts on Marvel Comics Calendars, but this week I thought I'd feature my one and only DC Comics … [Read more...]

RETRO REVIEW: Adventure Comics # 312

Hey gang, welcome back for another RETRO REVIEW.  This week it's time for another fine comic book from D C Comics.  This one is cover dated September 1963 and it is Adventure Comics # 312!  It features the Legion of Super-Heroes and it has a very nice cover drawn by Curt Swan and inked by George Klein, though I … [Read more...]

DC Comic Book Foldees

As most of you know, I'm more of a Marvel guy than a D C guy, at least when it comes to collectibles, so I'm sure I've featured more Marvel Comics items than D C Comics items, simply because I have more in my collection.  But this week, I want to feature a D C Comics Fabulous Find.  And so I've dug out the only 1966 … [Read more...]

RETRO REVIEW: Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen # 72

Welcome back for another RETRO REVIEW, and this week I'm going back to an issue in the early Silver Age, with D C Comic's Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen # 72.  This comic is cover dated October 1963 and sports a very nice Curt Swan and George Klein cover!  The cover features a few of the many transformations that Jimmy had … [Read more...]

1973 DC / 7-Eleven Slurpee Cups

Welcome back to another Fabulous Find!  This week I've gone deep into my basement and uncovered some of the 7-Eleven Slurpee cups, featuring D C Comics' characters from 1973!  The cups I own from this set happen to feature the six, or eight, Legion of Super-Hero members, if you include Superboy and Supergirl (I do, by … [Read more...]

RETRO REVIEW: Adventure Comics # 306

Welcome!  I'm glad you found your way back to my weekly RETRO REVIEW column, here at Back To The Past.tv.   This week I've pulled out Adventure Comics # 306, from D C Comics, cover dated March 1963.  It's a book showcasing two separate series.  The cover featured; Superboy and the back up story featuring the Legion Of … [Read more...]

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