Ryan Daly and new guest Jeff Nettleton review the origin of Uncle Sam from Secret Origins #19. Then, Michael Bailey returns to help Ryan cover the story of Guardian and the Newsboy Legion.
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Sample pages from Secret Origins #19, written Len Wein with art by Murphy Anderson (Uncle Sam), and Roy Thomas with art by Arvell Jones and Greg Theakston (Guardian), and a cover by Jack Kirby and Anderson.
Check out Michael’s thoughts about Guardian and the Newsboy Legion, as well as Superman-related stories at Fortress of Baileytude: http://www.fortressofbaileytude.com
And his reviews of the JSA at Tales of the Justice Society of America: http://twotruefreaks.com/shows.php?show=2
And other comics at Views from the Longbox: http://www.fortressofbaileytude.com/viewsfromthelongbox/
And still more comics at Comics Monthly Monday: http://twotruefreaks.com/shows.php?show=7
And, of course, Bailey’s Batman Podcast: http://www.baileysbatmanpodcast.com
“Premonition” (Theme for Secret Origins Podcast) written and performed by Neil Daly.
Additional music this episode: “Revolution” by The Beatles; “I Don’t Want to Set the World On Fire” by The Ink Spots.
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