Author Archives: Bill Jourdain

About Bill Jourdain

Bill is the host of the Golden Age of Comic Books Podcast. Learn more about Bill in the "About Bill" page to this site.

My Personal Golden Age – Neal Adams on Batman

It’s fair to say that everyone has their own “personal Golden Age”; That time when they first got hooked on comics. My personal Golden Age started in the late 1960’s and early 1970’s. I read all manner of comic books … Continue reading

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GAC Featured Golden Age Cover – Batman #18 (Aug.-Sep. 1943)

Here’s one last July 4th cover.  Batman #18, shown here, is a classic WWII cover featuring our heroes and the Axis enemies, and imploring readers to “Insure the 4th of July!”.  This cover is actually a conglomeration of interior art … Continue reading

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GAC Featured Golden Age Cover – Whiz Comics #44 (July 1943)

Happy Independence Day in the USA!  Here’s a truly great WWII cover from Whiz Comics #44 (July 1943).  Enjoy!

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GAC Featured Golden Age Cover – Detective Comics #102 (Aug. 1945)

Here’s another great mid-1940’s Joker cover on Detective Comics #102 from August of 1945.  The Joker steals a house!  Enjoy!

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GAC Featured Golden Age Cover – Whiz Comics #23 (Oct. 1941)

Here’s a very cool Captain Marvel cover from Whiz Comics #23 (Oct. 1941).  You can almost hear him say, “Shazam!”.  Enjoy!

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