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All-American Comics #16 – Green Lantern’s origin

I think Alan Scott’s origin story is fairly well-known to GL fans. In July 1940, young engineer Alan Scott is on a train, traveling with his friend Jimmy towards a trestle bridge that the engineering firm employing both has built. … Continue reading

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All-Star Comics #57 – The Mystery of the Vanishing Detectives!

My original thought with this blog was to work my way through All-Star Comics in chronological order, and to branch off to other characters and stories as the mood hit me. That way I could see the roster as it … Continue reading

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All-Star Comics #2 – Fall 1940

 Hawkman – Sacrifice for Yum-Chac The story opens with Hawkman flying around the city when he spots police at a home. He waits until they’ve left to investigate and finds a body that appears to have drowned, though the room … Continue reading

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