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Post ComicCon

Major Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson's Eisner Award. Finally. What an amazing time we have had. We came to Comic Con somewhat defensively given some of the negativity that we have encountered about The Major, especially on the web and what we found was, for the most part, people who are more than receptive. Of course, [...]

By |2017-11-26T21:47:05-08:00July 28th, 2008|ComicCon|Comments Off on Post ComicCon

Friday, ComicCon 2008

Well, we made it. Ten of us from the Wheeler-Nicholson family are here at the giant ComicCon 2008. It is the first time for any of us to attend this event. What can you say? If you haven't been it's almost impossible to describe. San Diego is a beautiful city. We're right here looking out [...]

By |2017-11-26T21:56:19-08:00July 25th, 2008|ComicCon|Comments Off on Friday, ComicCon 2008

R.I.P. Creig Flessel (1912-2008)

The Wheeler-Nicholson family are very saddened to learn of the recent death of Creig Flessel, the legendary comic book artist who was one of the Major's early hires back at New Fun Comics in the mid-'30s, and may have been the last living person to have actually worked with the Major during that period. Mr. [...]

By |2017-11-26T21:38:33-08:00July 24th, 2008|Golden Age Comics, Golden Age Comics Artists|Comments Off on R.I.P. Creig Flessel (1912-2008)

The Major, no cartoon character, he.

©Finn Andreen Major Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson, our pater familias, known as "the Major" was the founder of DC Comics, created the first comic books with original scripts and original art and discovered Siegel and Shuster of Superman fame among just a few events in his adventurous life. The nice people at ComicCon decided they [...]

By |2017-11-27T01:21:58-08:00July 18th, 2008|Cartoon villain|Comments Off on The Major, no cartoon character, he.


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