Comics first appeared in newspapers of the 1890's. The first modern format comic was issued in 1933. Following Superman's first appearance in June, 1938, a few of the most popular comic book characters that followed were Spiderman, Popeye, Green Lantern, Dick Tracy, Lone Ranger, Captain Marvel, Batman, Tarzan, X-Men, G.I. Joe, and Little Orphan Annie. Noted publishers of these comic book characters include D.C. Comics, Marvel Comics, Action Comics, and National Periodical Publications.
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