Dig these early X-Men portraits by Jack Kirby! The King had not yet morphed into his truly cosmic style in these days. Wouldn’t it have been cool if he re-visited the X-Men around the time he returned to Marvel in the 1970s? One can only imagine…

Collector’s Guide:
– From the first dozen-or-so issues of Uncanny X-Men; Marvel, 1963-1964.