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SECRET ORIGINS OF THE SILVER AGE
Julius Schwartz

If there is one man most responsible for bringing in the Silver Age of comic books, it would have to be longtime DC editor Julius Schwartz. Before we get to the video, here are some of the covers you'll see in it, starting with Superman #411 -- "a very special issue" dedicated to Julie on the event of his birthday...

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Everyone loved Julie! The entire staff signed the original art as a birthday gift.
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Julie edited tons of DC titles over the years, including...
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Julie introduced the "new look" Batman, which lead to the Batman TV show!
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And, of course, Julie revived the Flash, kicking off the Silver Age of comics...
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Julie also edited the wild and whacky Ambush Bug mini-series...
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... and even appeared in the Ambush Bug "story" ...
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...and worked with groundbreaking Brits Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons!

And now, here's JULIE SCHWARTZ himself in a brief 1985 interview...
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The original promos (below) used to create the DBB ad (above).
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