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Aparo’s career began at Charlton Comics in the early 1960s, creating many stories for anthology titles. He drew the “Thane of Bagarth” series with writer Steve Skeates, and the western feature ‘Wander’ with writer Denny O’Neill. He had a long run on “The Phantom”.
Aparo followed his editor, Dick Giordano, to DC Comics in the late 1960s. He drew “Aquaman” and “Phantom Stranger” and stories for the mystery anthologies. At the end of 1971, he became the regular artist on the Batman team-up title, “The Brave and the Bold”, missing very few issues until the end of the title in 1983.
At Comiclopedia — https://www.lambiek.net/artists/a/aparo_jim.htm
At Wikipedia — https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jim_Aparo
In the GCD — http://ow.ly/gslV303wEqF
(“Go-Go” #9, October 1967, is the earliest Jim Aparo cover we know of. Are we missing anything? Let us know!)
DuBois famously wrote “Tarzan” for Dell Comics and Gold Key Comics continuously from 1946 until 1971.
At Wikipedia — https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gaylord_DuBois
As “Du Bois” in the GCD — http://ow.ly/Zwlt303wEeP
As “DuBois” or “Dubois” in the GCD — http://ow.ly/d54e303wEea
(DuBois created the back-up feature ‘Leopard Girl’, whose first appearance was in “Tarzan of the Apes” #162, December 1966.)
At Wikipedia — https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_F%C3%BCleki
In the GCD — http://ow.ly/cVWC303wDW5
In 1969 they created what is perhaps Bunker’s best-known series, “Alan Ford”, about smart and saucy secret agents who act out their creators’ dark humor, surreal fantasies, and political sarcasm.
At Wikipedia — https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Max_Bunker
In the GCD — http://ow.ly/K1TL303wDBs
In 1963, he created ‘Voltar’, an ancient Viking character whose stories became very popular both in The Philippines and internationally, and garnered awards in both arenas.
Alcala published at DC and Marvel Comics in the USA from the early 1970s, moving to New York City in 1976. In the 1990s he relocated to California and worked in animation.
At Comiclopedia — https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alfredo_Alcala
At Wikipedia — https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alfredo_Alcala
In the GCD — http://ow.ly/11NA303uopE
Bachalo also illustrated several X-Men series at Marvel Comics, including “Generation X” (which he co-created), “X-Men” (1991 series), “Uncanny X-Men”, and “Ultimate X-Men”.
At Comiclopedia — https://www.lambiek.net/artists/b/bachalo_chris.htm
At Wikipedia — https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chris_Bachalo
In the GCD — http://ow.ly/yJkl303uo4K
When John Byrne became the penciler on Marvel’s “Uncanny X-Men” in 1977, Austin joined him as inker. With writer Chris Claremont, they pushed the series to artistic and popularity heights. In 1980, they produced the famous ‘Dark Phoenix Saga’.
Austin was the regular inker on “Superman Adventures” throughout its 1996-2002 run. More recently, he has been the regular inker on “Sonic the Hedgehog” from Archie Comics
At Wikipedia — https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Terry_Austin_(comics)
In the GCD — http://ow.ly/k91i303unGy
(Terry Austin both penciled and inked the cover of “Kid Colt Outlaw” #225, August 1978.)
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