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R.I.P. Murphy Anderson

24 Comic Covers That Make the Case For Why Murphy Anderson Deserves the Title “Mr. Silver Age” murphy-anderson-drawing

Murphy Anderson died today, which means we’ve lost another of the Silver Age greats. A lot of people who knew him and worked with him have a lot of nice things to say about him, people like Mark Evanier and Mark Waid and Dan DiDio.

I’ll say more about his career in my upcoming year-end Gone But Not Forgotten post saluting the artists we lost in 2015, but for now here are 24 covers penciled and inked by Anderson that I think build a pretty solid case for him earning the title “Mr. Silver Age.” Enjoy: