Reign of the Supermen #515: Superman Finger Puppet

Source: Justice League of America vol.1 #10 (1962)
Type: Villain accessory/Toy
A voodoo-hoodoo trick of Felix Faust's from his first appearance, he used finger puppets of the Justice League to make them do his bidding. A memorable cover, it made me wonder if anyone had tried to cosplay it or make their own JLA finger puppets. The closest, and it's not really a Faust reference, is this crocheted effort from Craftster user shmac, though Google will readily show you more superhero "yarns".
DC has also made a facsimile in the 3rd issue of the all-ages DC Super Friends, which reprised the Felix Faust story:
All you have to do is cut up your precious comic to get a paper Justice Leaguer to wrap around your fingers. Felix shows you how:
Had I any talent at all, I'd probably try to "dress up" as Felix Faust's hands next Halloween. But I don't.


SallyP said...

Why they're just adorable! I have to admit that the original cover used to just freak me out.

Matt Celis said...

Always found that JLA cover creepy.

Toby'c said...

So that's what the cover for Superior Squad #18 (can be found in Radioactive Man #100) was a reference to.

American Hawkman said...

I'll point out that even the original cover is a redo of an earlier cover from the JSA's Golden Age run.

Siskoid said...

IS it? I know there's a similar (I wanna say Gil Kane?) cover from an anthology book (Sensation Comics) where a guy's got killers for fingers.

Here: I found an article that talks about how JLA would rip off 50s covers all the time: LINK

Toby'c said...

For context:


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