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« on: February 17, 2005, 03:44:12 AM »

Special thanks to the Almighty Aldous for sending in his scans of the complete issue!



So now we've got three versions of this Sand Saga installment:

The U.S. color version;
The B&W linework only version;
and Aldous' original over-sized scans as he sent them in, for people who just can't get close enough to that artwork!

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« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2005, 04:25:02 AM »

Alright, two questions:  Who's going to write the Quarrm entry for Supermanica?  I'm willing to do it, but not until I've read the rest of the sand saga.

2nd:  I'd never noticed this until seeing the oversized scans - but what is that thing around Superman's neck in this issue??

That artwork is wonderful.  Thank you Aldous.
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« Reply #2 on: February 17, 2005, 09:34:42 AM »

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I'd never noticed this until seeing the oversized scans - but what is that thing around Superman's neck in this issue??


It's a miniature microphone that enables Clark Kent to continue his TV commentary while he's in action as Superman.

I know men aren't renowned for their multi-tasking abilities, but this is the Man of Steel after all!

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Thank you Aldous.


You're very welcome... And thank you to Great Rao for making the black and white version available on the website.
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« Reply #3 on: February 17, 2005, 01:44:29 PM »

I really love how it looks in B&W, I prefer it over the colored version.
Thanks a lot for sharing.
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« Reply #4 on: February 17, 2005, 02:07:43 PM »

Aldous you rule-- the B&W super scans are almost close to the original size of the art and boy are they GORGEOUS!!!!
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