13 COVERS: A CURT SWAN Birthday Celebration

Spotlighting Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen!

Curt Swan, the definitive Superman artist to legions of fans, was born Feb. 17, 1920 — 99 years ago. In years past, we’ve naturally centered our birthday salutes on the Man of Steel.

This time, though, we’re gonna widen the net and take a gander at some of the wackiest covers of the Silver Age — from the lovingly ludicrous Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen.


George Klein inks

Stan Kaye inks

Ray Burnley inks

Klein inks

Sheldon Moldoff inks

Murphy Anderson inks

Klein inks

Kaye inks

Kaye inks

Moldoff inks

Kaye inks

Klein inks

Klein inks


A Salute to CURT SWAN: The Definitive SUPERMAN Artist

13 COVERS: A CURT SWAN Birthday Celebration — 2018 Edition

Cover images and credits from the spirited Grand Comics Database.

Author: Dan Greenfield

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