KEZ WILSON’S DC LOGOS Part 3

All images © DC Comics, Inc. In 1991 DC released an entire new line of comics using characters licensed from Archie Comics. These were superheroes created in the 1950s and 60s who had been lying dormant for some time. The best known were THE FLY and THE SHIELD, both originally produced for Archie by Joe […]

KEZ WILSON’S DC LOGOS Part 2

All images © DC Comics, Inc. In 1989 the Green Lantern franchise began a relaunch with this title. While the top line is the familiar Ira Schnapp design from the 1960s, EMERALD DAWN was newly designed by Kez. The contrast between the two words is vast and visually striking, with DAWN dominating, but behind, giving […]

KEZ WILSON’S DC LOGOS Part 1

Keith S. “Kez” Wilson worked on staff at DC Comics from about 1988 to 1991 (we’re both a bit hazy on the exact dates) and during that time, plus as a freelancer in the following few years, designed about 20 logos for the company. Continuing the series I began with John Workman’s DC Logos, I […]

Bedminster School Remembered Part 5

On June 22 we graduated. This single sheet of folded paper was the program, done in the usual mimeograph style. Among the school board members are several names I remember from their children attending the school, such as Robert Gitzendanner, who lived in the house across Elm Street from the new building, and James Beard, […]