periodic meanderings on comics and art from Geoff Grogan of "Look Out! Monsters"
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Our Love Story: John Romita
Everybody knows theSpiderman of Lee and Romita was essentially a love story. (as distinguished from the Spiderman of Lee and Ditko) Maybe it still is, I don't know I haven't read it in 30 years. Nevertheless--the girl on the cover of Our Love Story no.1 is a classic Romita beauty-so why shouldn't she be Mary Jane Watson?