Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Bear Attack! Month, Day 12: Manhunter's Martian Mitts Maul Monstrous Man-Bear

Panels from "The Last Days of J'onn J'onzz" in Detective Comics #306 (August 1962), script by Jack Miller (?), pencils and inks by Joe Certa

And now, the Three Greatest Lines of the Entire Silver Age!:


Jason Glor said...

I'm going to start referring to my hands as "Human mitts." Or maybe "Human hands" to keep the alliteration.

SallyP said...

Martian Bear Fighting!

God, I love Comics.

Jon Jermey said...

"Gee, boss, if we'd invented the technology to make a giant robot bear, why didn't we patent it and all become billionaires?"

"You know, Lefty, I never thought of that."

Smurfswacker said...

I love how people in Silver Age comics could see the most outrageous sights...giant bears, robot bandits, dinosaurs eating cars, etc....and immediately figure it was some kind of publicity stunt. Of course this belief was always cruelly shattered in the following panel.