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Cover to FANTASTIC FOUR #123 by Sal Buscema

Cover to FANTASTIC FOUR #123 by Sal Buscema

Two pages from CAPTAIN AMERICA #173 by Sal Buscema and Vince Colletta. This was from te short period where, to save money, every issue would have two pages drawn on a single board as one page.
Sal’s border notes read:
CYKE SPOTS STEVE & SAM - HE MUST MAKE THIS LOOK GOOD
FIRES A BOLT
SAM DODGES & STEVE KEEPS COMING - CYKE MISSED ON PURPOSE OF COURSE
LINDA FLIPS CYKE
STEVE BELTS HIM BEFORE HE GETS UP - NOT FULL POWER
CYKE ACTS DAZED - FIRES SHOT WILD, BUT—
—TELEGRAPHED ENOUGH TO STEVE COULD SAVE LINDA—

Two pages from CAPTAIN AMERICA #173 by Sal Buscema and Vince Colletta. This was from te short period where, to save money, every issue would have two pages drawn on a single board as one page.

Sal’s border notes read:

CYKE SPOTS STEVE & SAM - HE MUST MAKE THIS LOOK GOOD

FIRES A BOLT

SAM DODGES & STEVE KEEPS COMING - CYKE MISSED ON PURPOSE OF COURSE

LINDA FLIPS CYKE

STEVE BELTS HIM BEFORE HE GETS UP - NOT FULL POWER

CYKE ACTS DAZED - FIRES SHOT WILD, BUT—

—TELEGRAPHED ENOUGH TO STEVE COULD SAVE LINDA—

Page from CAPTAIN AMERICA #151 by Sal Buscema and Vince Colletta

Page from CAPTAIN AMERICA #151 by Sal Buscema and Vince Colletta

Cover to DAREDEVIL #79 by Sal Buscema.

Cover to DAREDEVIL #79 by Sal Buscema.

Page from THOR #193 by John Buscema and Sal Buscema
A few of Buscema’s border notes remain:
HOPE FOR
HELP THOR
THEY WATCH SURFER TAKE OFF. BALDER HOPING
SURFER CROSSES PLANET TOWARD
CAPITOL HE (words obscured) TRAVELS HE

Page from THOR #193 by John Buscema and Sal Buscema

A few of Buscema’s border notes remain:

HOPE FOR

HELP THOR

THEY WATCH SURFER TAKE OFF. BALDER HOPING

SURFER CROSSES PLANET TOWARD

CAPITOL HE (words obscured) TRAVELS HE

Page from AVENGERS #90 by Sal Buscema.
One border note from Sal remains at the top, in part:
ME & YOU WILL ALL BE DESTROYED

Page from AVENGERS #90 by Sal Buscema.

One border note from Sal remains at the top, in part:

ME & YOU WILL ALL BE DESTROYED

Cover to AVENGERS #70 by Sal Buscema and Sam Grainger.
A ton of work was done on this cover, reworking and repositioning figures

Cover to AVENGERS #70 by Sal Buscema and Sam Grainger.

A ton of work was done on this cover, reworking and repositioning figures

Cover to X-MEN #69 by Sal Buscema

Cover to X-MEN #69 by Sal Buscema

Final page of HULK #228 by Sal Buscema and Bob McLeod.

Final page of HULK #228 by Sal Buscema and Bob McLeod.

Here are Sal Buscema’s uninked pencils to the final page of AVENGERS #71.

Here are Sal Buscema’s uninked pencils to the final page of AVENGERS #71.