The Marvel Age of Comics
Splash page from CAPTAIN AMERICA COMICS #6, 1941, by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby

Splash page from CAPTAIN AMERICA COMICS #6, 1941, by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby

Page from NOT BRAND ECHH #1 by Jack Kirby and Frank Giacoia
Kirby’s border notes read:
"SWEET AFTON"
COLLECTING FOR
IT’S A GAME FOR TWO. WHOEVER LETS GO FIRST IS A DAFFODIL

Page from NOT BRAND ECHH #1 by Jack Kirby and Frank Giacoia

Kirby’s border notes read:

"SWEET AFTON"

COLLECTING FOR

IT’S A GAME FOR TWO. WHOEVER LETS GO FIRST IS A DAFFODIL

Page from FANTASTIC FOUR #76 by Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott

Page from FANTASTIC FOUR #76 by Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott

Page from FANTASTIC FOUR #72 by Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott

Page from FANTASTIC FOUR #72 by Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott

Uninked page from FANTASTIC FOUR #49 by Jack Kirby.
Kirby’s border notes read:
BEN SAYS SO YOU GOT (word obscured) TOO EH KID?
REED SAYS STOP BOILING TORCH
GALACTUS HASN’T DONE ANYTHING YET
(Words obscured) NEXT ROUND
I BELTED HIS HERALD CLEAR ACROSS THE CITY
SWITCH TO THE SILVER SURFER—WHO IS
IN HER STUDIO, ALICIA HEARS

Uninked page from FANTASTIC FOUR #49 by Jack Kirby.

Kirby’s border notes read:

BEN SAYS SO YOU GOT (word obscured) TOO EH KID?

REED SAYS STOP BOILING TORCH

GALACTUS HASN’T DONE ANYTHING YET

(Words obscured) NEXT ROUND

I BELTED HIS HERALD CLEAR ACROSS THE CITY

SWITCH TO THE SILVER SURFER—WHO IS

IN HER STUDIO, ALICIA HEARS

The final page of SILVER SURFER #18 by Jack Kirby and Herb Trimpe

The final page of SILVER SURFER #18 by Jack Kirby and Herb Trimpe

Opening page of the SILVER SURFER graphic novel by Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott

Opening page of the SILVER SURFER graphic novel by Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott

Final page of FANTASTIC FOUR #13 by Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko.
You can see that the final caption was cut out and replaced, for some reason.

Final page of FANTASTIC FOUR #13 by Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko.

You can see that the final caption was cut out and replaced, for some reason.

Splash page to the Human Torch story in STRANGE TALES ANNUAL #2 by Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko

Splash page to the Human Torch story in STRANGE TALES ANNUAL #2 by Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko

Cover to MARVEL DOUBLE FEATURE #19 by Jack Kirby and John Verpoorten

Cover to MARVEL DOUBLE FEATURE #19 by Jack Kirby and John Verpoorten