September 6, 2011
Men of Mystery 25
This special All Emerald Issue spotlights Golden Age artist Martin Nodell and the 60Th Anniversary of his creation….THE GREEN LANTERN. Featured is a lengthy interview with Mart as he tells how his famous superhero was created. Then Bill Black covers the history of Green Lantern in ALL-AMERICAN COMICS, GREEN LANTERN, COMICS CAVALCADE and ALL STAR COMICS. Illustrated by Mart Nodell, Irwin Hasen, Paul Reinman, Alex Toth and Gil Kane (unpublished). Illustrated interview with Irwin Hasen coducted by Chris Irving. Classic reprint stories from the 1940’s continue the emerald theme as THE GREEN MASK and GREEN LAMA swing into action again. Can THE GREEN HORNET and THE GREEN TURTLE be far behind? (ask Jeff Gelb, he’ll tell you he’s in there!!) Color Green Turtle cover , interiors are black and white with graytones. 52 pages, standard comic book format.