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Action 16 - Superman takes on gambling, Pep's back to being a bodyguard, Clip Carson vs Cheops, and Zatara goes to Saturn

Although Action 16 (Sept. 39) features a generic cover image, the bullet with Superman in it is now firmly in place in the upper left hand corner, where it will remain as it alters over the years, transforming into the DC bullet. 418 more words

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Action 12 - Superman smashes cars, Scoop goes to the hospital, Pep stops an assassination, and Zatara visits the 4th Dimension

Zatara gets the cover of Action 12 (May 1939), but despite travelling to the 4th Dimension in his story in this issue, he does not take a cool art deco rocket.  582 more words

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Action 7 - Superman joins the circus, Pep Morgan kicks it, and Bob Daley rescues Tex Thompson

Superman gets his second cover, in Action 7 (Dec. 39).  It does not reflect the story in the issue, but it does somewhat resemble the opening scenes from the Superman story in issue 2. 353 more words

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Action 5 - the first real Superman story, and Zatara in Egypt

Oh, that guy on the cover of Action 5 (Oct. 38) is in lots of trouble!  He cannot possibly have survived.  That’s probably why there is no story about him in the comic. 474 more words

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George Taylor

I am very pleased to present a guest post from a fellow Hogue researcher and distant cousin, Maurice Hogue.  I mentioned Maurice here.  He has extensive information about George Taylor, whom I wrote about… 2,085 more words

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Rangers fans will end this pantomime season at Ibrox

By David Thomson 

Normally at this time of year with Christmas and New Year being over the pantomime season is starting to wrap up.

The biggest pantomime this season is happening in Scotland – no it is not Cinderella that stars John Barrowman and the Krankies at the Scottish Exibihition Centre in Glasgow – it is happening at Ibrox Stadium, the home of Glasgow Rangers. 777 more words

Howell indicted on two additional 1st degree murder charges following couple's death

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — According to the Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office Sunday, Brandon Howell now faces first degree murder charges in the killings of five people in south Kansas City… 95 more words