Aquaman Rocks Week Salutes Jim Mooney

Despite being better identified with Spider-Man and Supergirl, Jim Mooney also worked, if ever briefly, on Aquaman. Mr. Mooney passed away a few days ago and so I dedicate this past week to his memory. Though I looked, I could not find another artist who has drawn Aquaman riding not the classic whale, porpoise or giant seahorse, but an octopus:And I will eventually write my Master's thesis on why octopi made Aquaman rock oh so hard.

Thanks for the pictures Jim, and say hi to your friend Steve Gerber for us.

3 comments:

BlackmarketPies said...

Iceberg raiders?

Yeesh, who knew AC was so uptight about keeping his drinks cold?

SallyP said...

Great...Guppies?

Siskoid said...

Alllitttterration is king.

 

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