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Syd Shores

Syd Shores

Real Name
Sydney Shores
Syd Shores

Marvel Comics; Harry "A" Chesler; Timely Comics

Penciler Inker Colourist Cover Artist


Date of Birth
Date of Death

September 4, 1913
June 3, 1973

Personal History

Sydney Shores was a graduate from Brooklyn's Pratt Institute, where he had met his wife-to-be, Selma, who was a cousin of early comic book artist, Harry "A" Chesler.

Professional History

Shores worked at Timely Comics as a penciler, inker and colourist during the Golden-Age of comics. Initially working as an inker, Shores later began embellishing some of the earliest pencil work of industry legend Jack Kirby.

For a short time, Shores was induced into the service during World War II. After his military discharge in January 1946, Shores returned to Timely as art director.

Work History

Images Attributed to Syd Shores


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