From the publisher:
ALTER EGO #36 has twin spotlights on JOE SIMON—and CANADA'S GOLDEN AGE SUPER-HEROES, with previously-unpublished, full-cover covers by JOE SIMON (Fighting American) and MICHAEL T. GILBERT and RONN SUTTON (those fabulous 1940s Canadian heroes)! First, JOE SIMON talks about the SIMON & KIRBY TEAM, STAN LEE, CARL BURGOS, Captain America, Fighting American, et al.! Then, JOHN BELL, editor of Canuck Comics, discusses “The Great Canadian Super-heroes of World War II!” like Commander Steel, Nelvana of the Northern Lights, The Penguin (no, not that one!), Doc Stearne (a.k.a. Mr. Monster), Thunderfist, and lots more! Plus: MICHAEL T. GILBERT on the Canadian origins of MR. MONSTER! ROY THOMAS, RICH BUCKLER, and JERRY ORDWAY on All-Star Squadron #1 and its Golden Age roots! FCA (Fawcett Collectors of America) with MARC SWAYZE and C.C. BECK—comics legend ALEX TOTH—BILL SCHELLY on comics fandom—and MORE!!