Saturday, March 20, 2010

"Do You Look Like Captain America?" 1977 FOOM Items! Marvel Comics!

According to this FOOM clipping, as early as 1977, Marvel was using actors to appear as their characters at fairs, amusement parks, and store openings. Read more about the real-life Spideys and Hulks here! Also, HOWARD THE DUCK mania continued to sweep the nation, one year after his ill-fated presidential bid went south! Ouch. Click to enlarge.

1 comment:

Tony said...

One of the guys who made appearances as Captain America was Jonathan Frakes (Riker on "Star Trek: the Next Generation")!