Marvel Executive Editor Tom Brevoort has opened up some kind of secret vault where artifacts from Marvel’s history have been stored; and just like anyone else would do, he’s putting them on Tumblr. For instance, here’s the original last page of AVENGERS #1 with Tom’s annotation:
On this final page of AVENGERS #1, the letterer misjudged the space necessary for copy in the last panel, causing almost all of the lettering to be reworked and pasted over top. Art by Jack Kirby and Dick Ayers.
Tons more already. Addictive.
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