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Avengers #4
Toyfare magazine
Alex Ross print

THE LIVING LEGEND OF WWII
Capt. America's Triumphant Return!

The Return of Captain America! Here's Jack Kirby's cover for Avengers #4, a Toyfare version of the same cover using superhero action figures, and an Alex Ross painted redo of Kirby's famous layout.



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CAP GETS BYRNED
Unpublished Capt. America
pencils by John Byrne!


Remember that great run Rog er Stern and John Byrne had on Captain America? Then t hey left the book. But when they left, John Byrne had already started work on their next issue. Here's one of the pages he finished penciling, which would have run in Captain America #257. Click the pic for a bigger version!


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ABC #1
WF #6 by Fred Ray
All-Star #22 by Frank Harry

MOM, APPLE PIE AND SUPERHEROES
Under the Red, White and Blue!

Three patriotic covers: A star-spangled group of heroes gets shot out of a cannon in America's Best #1; the World's Finest team (plus Robin) greets a soldier and a sailor, and the Justice Society -- aided by George Washington and Abe Lincoln -- tries to find a solution for earth's numerous problems in "A Cure For The World!"


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WAR AGAINST SPIES AND ENEMIES
Join the Sentinels of Liberty!

Here's a vintage ad for Cap's fan club, the Sentinels of Liberty, from (gasp!) Captain America #1.


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BAACB #1 by various
9-11 rough by Alex Ross
9-11 by Alex Ross

REMEMBERING SEPT 11th
The REAL Superheroes!

Here's Shelly Moldoff's famous Golden Age cover for "The Big All-American Comic Book," an Alex Ross pencil rough done in preparation for a painting, and the finished painting by Ross -- featuring Superman and Krypto admiring our nation's firefighters, police, doctors, nurses, pilots, and all the heroes who helped America recover from the attacks of "9-11."


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