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RIP Dan Adkins

Written by ThanosCopter on Wednesday, May 08 2013 and posted in News with Benefits

RIP Dan Adkins

The Silver Age artist died last week.

Source: J Morgan Spurlock's Facebook

Dan Adkins, a Silver Age penciller and inker, has passed away.  Adkins is best known for his cover art on Dr. Strange and his work as a penciller and inker for Marvel in the 1960s and 1970s.  Adkins worked as Wally Wood's assistant in the 1960s and collaborated with him on a number of horror stories for Creepy and Eerie.  Adkins' work appeared in over 800 comic books, and was considered to be one of Marvel's strongest early inkers.  Adkins was 76. 


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