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Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #103

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Morris Scott Dollens.  

“WOOD’S WORLD,” reprinting Chapter 1 of “An Earth Man on Venus” from the 1951 Avon comic of the same title.   “Focus on the 1973 New York Comic Art Convention” by James Van Hise.  

"FILMS FANTASTIQUE" (“Forbidden Planet”) by James Van Hise.   Letters of opinions from Howard P. Siegel and Bruce Hamilton about Mitch Mehdy (who made news for buying a copy of ACTION #1) and high priced comics.  “CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Orlando Falcon, Jason Leeds, and James Van Hise. 

“SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by James Van Hise.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by Keith Gebers.  “THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by Larry Bigman and James Van Hise. 

“A Look at Houston Con ’73” by John Ellis. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict. 

“COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel. 

“PREMIUM CLASSICS” by Rex Miller. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller. “EC Re-Created” centerspread by Bill Black.  

 

Graphic Story Bookshop ad with a newsletter (likely by Richard Kyle).

 

Paid ad section with articles from INSIDE COMIX.

 

Ads for: 

A.C.B.A. SKETCHBOOK

AIR FIGHTER COMICS #2 reprint

COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE 3rd edition

EAST COAST COMIX EC reprints

EC PORTFOLIO #1 thru 4

FANDOM ANNUAL #3

FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #18

FILM COLLECTOR’S REGISTRY

Frazetta’s THUNDA and UNTAMED LOVE books from Russ Cochran

FUNNYWORLD #14

GOLDEN AGE #7

GRAPHIC STORY MAGAZINE #15

JEFF JONES PORTFOLIO (Middle Earth)

KIRBY UNLEASHED

LONG TOM’S AMERICANA COMIX 

PHANTASMAGORIA #1-3

PHOENIX #2 and 3

SERIAL PICTORIAL Vol. 1-8

SQUA TRONT #1 thru 4

THE ATLAS CHECKLIST (published?)

THE COLLECTOR #26

THE COMIC ARTIST #2 and 3

THE JOURNAL 

THE SENSUOUS FRAZETTA

THE SPIRIT (11 x 16 inch limited edition) from Tabloid Press

Paid ad section with articles from INSIDE COMIX. 

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #104

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Don Newton.

“WOOD’S WORLD,” reprinting Chapter 2 of “An Earth Man on Venus” from the 1951 Avon comic of the same title.  “Star Trek Lives” by Orlando Falcon.  “CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, Orlando Falcon, and James Van Hise.  “THE CLIFFHANGERS” by JVH.   “The Rarest EC” by JB Clifford, Jr.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by JVH.  “SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by JVH.  “THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by Larry Bigman and James Van Hise.  “COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including a FANDOM PROFILE of Stan Blair.  “RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller (including Part 2 of Don Rosa’s Ghost Rider index).  “THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict.   "BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with letters from Don Newton, John Adkins Richardson, and Matsumoto.  

 

Ads for: 

AIR FIGHTER COMICS #2 reprint

BERENGARIA #1 and 2

BIG LITTLE BOOK CATALOG/PRICE GUIDE 1973

CAPTAIN PARAGON #1

COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE 3rd edition

COMIC FAN VENTURE

CPL #5

EAST COAST COMIX EC reprints

EC LIVES!

ERBDOM

FAVORITE FUNNIES

GOLDEN FUNNIES

JACK KIRBY’S GODS posters

JEFF JONES PORTFOLIO (Middle Earth)

JUNGLE SCENES OF TARZAN

LONG TOM’S AMERICANA COMIX

MACABRE WESTERN #1 (Paragon)

PARAGON #1, 3, 4

PARAGON SUPER-HEROES #1

SENSE OF WONDER #12

SERIAL PICTORIAL

THE BUYER’S GUIDE FOR COMIC FANDOM

THE SENSUOUS FRAZETTA

THE SPIRIT (11 x 16 inch limited edition) from Tabloid Press

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #105

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Morris Scott Dollens.

A newspaper article about Star Trek from 1966. 

“Star Trek — The Way it Was” by James Van Hise.  “Interview with Leonard Nimoy” reprinted from LA Free Press dated July 13, 1973. 

“WOOD’S WORLD,” reprinting Chapter 3 of “An Earth Man on Venus” from the 1951 Avon comic of the same title. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, Orlando Falcon, and JVH. 

“THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by Larry Bigman and JVH.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by JVH.  “COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including a FANDOM PROFILE of Bill Wilson (The Collector). 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller.  An open letter from Theo Holstein, who made the much publicized sale of ACTION #1 to Mitch Mehdy.  

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from Duffy Vohland.  

 

Ads for: 

BADTIME STORIES

BIG LITTLE BOOK CATALOG/PRICE GUIDE 1973

CINEFANTASTIQUE Vol. 3, #1

COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE 3rd edition

EAST COAST COMIX EC reprints

FANDOM ANNUAL #3

FANTASTIC FANZINE #12

FAVORITE FUNNIES

FEM FANTASTIQUE

GJDRKZLXCBWQ COMICS (Basil Wolverton)

GOLDEN FUNNIES

JEFF JONES PORTFOLIO (Middle Earth)

LONG TOM’S AMERICANA COMIX 

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: Frank Frazetta Lords of the Rings Portfolio

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: King Kull Portfolio Two by John & Marie Severin

PHASE #1

REMEMBER WHEN

SWORD AND FANTASY

THE COMPLETE MARVEL COMIC CHECKLIST (published?)

THE JASOOMIAN #10

THE SPIRIT (11 x 16 inch limited edition) from Tabloid Press

THE SPIRIT #1, 2 (Kitchen Sink)

UNIVERSE #1

WHIZ #1 reprint

Paid ad section with articles from INSIDE COMIX.

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #106

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Don Newton.

“Scorchy Smith, The Strip That Fame Forgot” by Keith Gebers. 

"FILMS FANTASTIQUE" (“The Thing”)  by James Van Hise. 

“WOOD’S WORLD,” reprinting Chapter 4 of “An Earth Man on Venus” from the 1951 Avon comic of the same title. 

“COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel (including the ballot for the 1973 Comic Art Fans Award, and “An Informal History of the Pulp Magazines” by Ron Goulart). 

“SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by JVH. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller. 

“THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” reprinting “The Vortex from Forbidden Worlds #69. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, Mike McKenney, Orlando Falcon, and JVH. 

“PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by Keith Gebers. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS” with a letter from John Kent.

 

Ads for: 

BADTIME STORIES

BIG LITTLE BOOK CATALOG/PRICE GUIDE 1973

COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE 3rd edition

EAST COAST COMIX EC reprints

FAVORITE FUNNIES #1 thru 6

LORD OF THE RINGS PORTFOLIO by Frank Frazetta

GJDRKZLXCBWQ COMICS (Basil Wolverton)

JACK KIRBY’S GODS posters

JEFF JONES PORTFOLIO (Middle Earth)

JOE KUBERT INDEX

LONG TOM’S AMERICANA COMIX 

MACABRE WESTERN #2

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: Frank Frazetta Lords of the Rings Portfolio

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: King Kull Portfolio Two by John & Marie Severin

REVIEW (likely never published)

SERIAL WORLD

STYX #2

SWORD AND FANTASY

THE COLLECTOR #28

THE NY REVIEW OF COMICS & BOOKS (published?)

THE SFCA PRICE GUIDE 1974 

THE SPIRIT #2 (Kitchen Sink)

THE SPIRIT (11 x 16 inch limited edition) from Tabloid Press

Paid ad section with articles from INSIDE COMIX.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #107

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Ed Vance.

“SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by James Van Hise. 

“THE CLIFFHANGERS” by JVH. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict. 

“THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by Larry Bigman. 

“PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by JVH. 

“COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including a FANDOM PROFILE of James Van Hise. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller (the final installment by Miller before Don Rosa takes over in issue #108).  “CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, Larry Bigman, Orlando Falcon, and JVH. 

“WOOD’S WORLD,” reprinting Chapter 1 of “The Martian Slavers” from Captain Science #4.  

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS.”

 

Ads for: 

BIG LITTLE BOOK CATALOG/PRICE GUIDE 1973

BLAST #8

COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE 3rd edition

COMIC REPRINTS PRESENT

EAST COAST COMIX EC reprints

FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #15 thru 23

FIGHTING HERO COMICS #14

FUNNYWORLD #15

GJDRKZLXCBWQ COMICS (Basil Wolverton)

INSIDE COMIX

JEFF JONES PORTFOLIO (Middle Earth)

LONG TOM’S AMERICANA COMIX

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: Frank Frazetta Lords of the Rings Portfolio

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: King Kull Portfolio Two by John & Marie Severin

NEAL ADAMS INDEX

PARAGON #5

REMEMBER WHEN

STREET COMIX #1 and 2

SWORD AND FANTASY

SWORD’S EDGE by Sanho Kim

THE BEST OF CAPTAIN MARVEL Vol. 1 and 2

THE GOLDEN AGE COLLECTOR #3

THE SENSUOUS FRAZETTA

THE SFCA PRICE GUIDE 1974

TRUE MARKET Price Guide of Comic Book Retail Values - 2nd edition

VINTAGE FUNNIES (formerly Golden Funnies)

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #108

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Editorial features include:

Debut of Don Rosa’s “RBCC INFORMATION CENTER.” 

“FILMS FANTASTIQUE" (“The Day the Earth Stood Still”) by James Van Hise. 

“A TWIST OF THE DIAL” by John Cooper. 

“WOOD’S WORLD,” reprinting Chapter 2 of “The Martian Slavers” from Captain Science #4. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, Orlando Falcon, and JVH. 

“THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” reprinting a story by Al Williamson and Angelo Torres from Eerie Tales #1 (Hastings Associates). 

“COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel (including a newspaper review of Frederic Wertham’s “The World of Fanzines”).  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by JVH. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown.

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with letters from Frederic Wertham, MD., Bill Blyberg Jr. (Willie Blyberg?), and Max Allan Collins.

 

Ads for: 

BIG LITTLE BOOK CATALOG/PRICE GUIDE 1973

EAST COAST COMIX EC reprints

FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #15 thru 23

FIGHTING HERO COMICS #14

GRAVE TALES

MIDNIGHT SUN

QUINTESSENCE PRESENTS Secret Agent X-9

SERIAL WORLD

SPECIAL EDITION SERIES #1 (reprinting Whiz #7 thru 28)

SWORD’S EDGE by Sanho Kim

THE COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK Vol. 4

THE GOD OF MT. OLYMPUS by Joe Staton

THE GOLDEN AGE COLLECTOR #3

THE NY REVIEW OF COMICS & BOOKS (published?)

THE SFCA PRICE GUIDE 1974

UNIVERSE #2 (and posters)

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #109

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Mike Zeck.

“Nostalgia, What is That?” by Alex McFee. 

“SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by James Van Hise.

“They Just Keep on Trekkin” by The Wandering Reporter. 

“An Evening with Leonard Nimoy” by JVH.  

“A TWIST OF THE DIAL” by John Cooper. 

“WOOD’S WORLD,” reprinting Part 1 of “Kenton of the Star Patrol” from Strange Worlds #3 (1951). 

"A NOSTALGIC LOOK AT A MLJ PUBLICATION" by Raymond Miller.  “CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, Orlando Falcon, and JVH. 

“PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by Keith Gebers. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by JVH. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including FANDOM PROFILE of Duffy Vohland. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with letters from Bill Black and John Adkins Richardson.

 

Ads for: 

BIG LITTLE BOOK CATALOG/PRICE GUIDE 1973

CITIES & SCENES FROM THE ANCIENT WORLD by Roy Krenkel

COMIC REPRINTS PRESENT: SILVER STREAK COMICS #1

EAST COAST COMIX EC reprints

ELUSION #1 (published?)

FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #22

MIDDLE EARTH portfolios 

SWORD’S EDGE by Sanho Kim

THE JOURNAL

THE MONSTER TIMES

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #112

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GB Love announces that RBCC #112 is his last as editor/publisher, with James Van Hise taking the reins with issue #113.

 

Editorial features include:

Cover by Don Newton.

"FILMS FANTASTIQUE" (“2001: A Space Odyssey”) by James Van Hise.  “Houston Con report” (no credit). 

"A NOSTALGIC LOOK AT A MLJ PUBLICATION" by Raymond Miller.  “THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by Larry Bigman. 

“DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell and Sandy Soares.  

“A TWIST OF THE DIAL” by John Cooper. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by JB Clifford Jr., Mark Burbey, and JVH. 

Centerspread by Robert Kline. 

"AGE OF QUALITY" by JVH, including an Uncle Sam reprint from National Comics by Will Eisner. 

“Al Shuster’s International Star Trek Convention” report by Deborah Rose. 

50th installment of “COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

“GOLDEN AGE GLEANINGS” by Richard O’Brien. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS.”

 

Ads for:

GOLDEN-AGE GREATS (Paragon)

THE JOURNAL

 

(Yes, there were really only two fanzine ads in issue #112.)

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #113

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First issue edited and published by James Van Hise.

 

Editorial features include:

Cover by R.C. Harvey.

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by JB Clifford, Mike McKenney, Jack Reid, and James Van Hise. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

“DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell and Sandy Soares. 

“THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by Larry Bigman. 

“A TWIST OF THE DIAL” by John Cooper. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel.  “Adventures in Fandom” by Bill Wallace and Steven Henderson.   "BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from GB Love.

 

Ads for:

FAN INFORMER

FAN’S ZINE #5 

KULL PORTFOLIO 2 (by John Severin)

MIDDLE EARTH portfolios

ROBERT E. HOWARD MEMORIAL PORTFOLIO by Barry Smith

SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS CREATED BY RAY HARRYHAUSEN #4

THE BUYER’S GUIDE FOR COMIC FANDOM

THE DC READER #2

TIM CORRIGAN’S SUPERHERO COMICS #1

WAXWORKS #1 (Rich Larson)

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #114

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Bernie Wrightson.  Back cover by Mike Zeck.

Interviews with Carmine Infantino, Stan Lee & Roy Thomas by Jay Maeder. 

“Conquest.” a Sub-Mariner strip by Mike Zeck. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“The Resurrection of Richard Wentworth” by James Van Hise. 

“DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell and Sandy Soares. 

“A TWIST OF THE DIAL” by John Cooper. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel. 

“THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by Larry Bigman. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS.”

 

Ads for:

COMICS FOREVER #9

COMIC REPRINTS 

FILMS FANTASTIQUE #1

IT’S ALL LIES

PROMETHEAN ENTERPRISES #5

SQUA TRONT #4

THE AMAZING WORLD OF DC COMICS #1

THE BUYER’S GUIDE FOR COMIC FANDOM

THE COLLECTOR #29

THE SPIRIT COLORING BOOK

TIM CORRIGAN’S SUPERHERO COMICS #1

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #115

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Editorial features include:

Cover by David L. Carson.  Back cover by Stephen Fabian.

“Otto Binder as I Remember Him” by CC Beck. 

Article about Kelly Freas space program posters reprinted from Industrial Art Methods Magazine Oct. 1974. 

Interviews with John Goldwater, Leonard Darvin & Dr. Fredric Wertham by Jay Maeder. 

“DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell and Sandy Soares. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by JB Clifford Jr, John Ellis, Jack Reid, and James Van Hise. 

"A NOSTALGIC LOOK AT A MLJ PUBLICATION" by Raymond Miller.  “THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR” by JVH. 

“WOOD’S WORLD,” reprinting Part 2 of “Kenton of the Star Patrol” from Strange Worlds #5 (1951). 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including a visit to the SFCA offices (with photos). 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from Jim Jones.  

 

Ads for:

BAT COMIX #1

CARTOONING IN THE USA

COMIC REPRINTS

CONAN THE BARBARIAN PRINT by Frank Frazetta

HOW TO DRAW MONSTERS

THE COLLECTOR #28 and 29; posters & buttons

THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF THE WILD & WICKED WEST

WHO’S WHO OF AMERICAN COMIC BOOKS

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #116

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Don Rosa.  Back cover by Mike Zeck.

“The End of an Era” by William Parente (reprinted from Rocket’s Blast Special #7). 

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by James Van Hise. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by JB Clifford Jr and JVH. 

“DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell and Sandy Soares. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

“Cinematically Speaking” by John Ellis. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa.  

"A NOSTALGIC LOOK AT A MLJ PUBLICATION" by Raymond Miller.   

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from Jim Jones. 

 

Ads for:

BAT COMIX #1

CINEFANTASTIQUE Vol. 3, #4

GOOD OLD LUST COMICS 

GRAPHIC GALLERY #1 (Russ Cochran)

SUMMER SPECIAL 1974 EDITION (Maple Leaf Prod.)

SWORD AND FANTASY 

TIM CORRIGAN PRESENTS ELASTICWORM #1

ZERO HERO PACKET (RC Harvey)

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #117

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Bernie Wrightson.  Back cover by Bernie Wrightson and Mike Zeck.

“The Green Hornet” by James Van Hise. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by JB Clifford Jr and JVH.  “Subjectivity,” Part 1 of “Subjectivity,” an adaptation of a short story by Norman Spinrad illustrated by Mike Zeck. 

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by JVH. 

“Houston, Fandom’s New Mecca” by GB Love. 

“DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell and Sandy Soares. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel.  

“THE PERTWILLABY PAPERS” Part One, by Don Rosa. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa.  

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS.” 

 

Ads for:

CRIMMER’S: THE HARVARD JOURNAL OF PICTORIAL FICTION

FAR LANDS, OTHER DAYS (illustrated by George Evans)

NOVA SCIENCE FICTION

THE COMIC BUYER’S SHOWCASE (published?)

THE CONNECTION #2

TREK #1

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #119

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Editorial features include:

Front and back covers by Mike Zeck.  

“The World of Gerry and Sylvia Anderson” by Mike Clark and Marc Wielage. 

ARTIST PROFILE of Mike Zeck. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“Friedkin Returns to TV to Direct ‘The Spirit’,” likely reprinted from a newspaper article. 

“Biography of Noel Neill,” reprinted from Palm Beach Con*1 / Trek Int’l ’75 program book. 

“DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel.  

“THE PERTWILLABY PAPERS” Part Three, by Don Rosa. 

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by James Van Hise.

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by JB Clifford Jr and JVH. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

“1975 New York Star Trek Con” by JVH. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with letters from John Kent and Harland Ronning.

 

Ads for:

FILM COLLECTOR’S REGISTRY

FILM FANTASY SCRAPBOOK

HP LOVECRAFT LP

NOVA SCIENCE FICTION

SCREW’S LOOSE #1, 2

THE CONNECTION #2

TIM CORRIGAN’S SUPERHERO COMICS #4

VALLEY OF THE CLIFFHANGERS

WINDY CITY PRESENTS ELRIC

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #121

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Vaughn Bode issue.  

 

Editorial features include:

Cover by Don Rosa.  

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

“An Interview with Vaughn Bode” by Mark & Steve Collins and Dave Simons. 

“Sunpot: An Analysis” by James Van Hise.  

“Bode” by Manny Lezcano. 

“Kayo the Karate Lizard!” by JVH, Ken Mitchroney, and John Ellis.  “Vaughn Bode: A Retrospective Look at the Man and His Work” by George Beahm. 

“Vincent  Bode Presents Vaughn Bode’s Cartoon Concert” by JVH.   “CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by John Ellis, JB Clifford Jr, and JVH. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by JVH. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS.”

 

Ads for:

BLAST

MEDIASCENE

OKAY COMIX #1, 2

THE ADVENTURESS

THE ELFLAND CHRONICLES

THE HEROINE ADDICT

TREK #2

VALLEY OF THE CLIFFHANGERS

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #122

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Editorial features include:

Front and back covers by Mike Ploog.

“An Interview with Rod Serling” reprinted from Gamma #1, a science fiction magazine published in 1963. 

Serling obituary by James Van Hise.  

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“Star Trek: The Tholian Web,” story re-told with stills.  

“Houstoncon ’75” by JVH. 

“A Houston Mini-Con is Anything But Mini” by JVH. 

Part 1 of “Maxor of Cirod” by John Adkins Richardson, reprinted from Fantastic Exploits #21. 

“Zero Hero” by RC Harvey. 

“DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell.  

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by John Ellis, JB Clifford Jr, and JVH. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with letters from M. Thomas Inge and RC Harvey.  

 

Ads for:

CINEFANTASTIQUE Vol. 4, #1

DEMONS portfolio by Kenneth Smith

DOC #1 (Doc Savage fanzine)

EQUINOX #3

ROBERT E. HOWARD’S CONAN LP

SPACED #1 and 2

STAR TREK ’75

THE CONNECTION 

TREK #2

WHIZZARD #7 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #124

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Editorial features include:  

Cover by Robert Susor.  Back cover by Mike Zeck.

Part 1 of “Subjectivity,” an adaptation of a short story by Norman Spinrad illustrated by Kerry Gammill (illustrating the same script drawn by Mike Zeck in RBCC #117). 

Part 3 of “Maxor of Cirod” by John Adkins Richardson, reprinted from Fantastic Exploits #21. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“The Outer Limits” by James Van Hise.  "THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by JVH. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by JB Clifford Jr, Mike McKenney, and JVH. 

“DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell. 

“The 1975 San Diego Comic Convention” by JVH. 

“Ray B. and Me” by JVH. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with letters from Doug Potter and Mike McKenney. 

 

Ads for:

ROBERT E. HOWARD’S CONAN LP

THE PREMIUM BIBLE

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #125

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Editorial features include:  

Front and back covers by Bernie Wrightson.

Part 2 of “Subjectivity,” an adaptation of a short story by Norman Spinrad illustrated by Kerry Gammill. 

Part 4 of “Maxor of Cirod” by John Adkins Richardson, reprinted from Fantastic Exploits #21. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including Part 1 of an interview with Mort Walker. 

Various reprints of vintage articles about Walt Kelly and Pogo. 

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by Larry Bigman. 

“Dr. Wertham and the Classics of Horror” by Jim Sands. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by JB Clifford Jr and James Van Hise. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from James Denney (publisher of The Elfland Chronicles and Art & Story).

 

Ads for:

BLAST

CINEFANTASTIQUE Vol, 4, #4

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #1

FANTASCENE

FAR LANDS OTHER DAYS (illustrated by George Evans)

MARVEL COMICS INDEX #1: THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN

MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE #1

SIMBA PORTFOLIO 1 by Sheila Jayne Bird  

STAR TREK: HOUSTON SOUVENIR BOOK

THE MARVEL ART REVIEW #1

TREK #2, 3, 4

WORSE THINGS WAITING (Manly Wade Wellman, Lee Brown Coye)

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #126

Category:Fanzines
Publisher
Country
Year
Notes

Editorial features include:

Cover by Mike Zeck.  Back cover by Tom Sutton.  

Part 3 of “Subjectivity,” an adaptation of a short story by Norman Spinrad illustrated by Kerry Gammill. 

Part 5 of “Maxor of Cirod” by John Adkins Richardson, reprinted from Fantastic Exploits #21. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by JB Clifford Jr, Mark Burbey, Della Hawks, and James Van Hise. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including Part 2 of an interview with Mort Walker. 

Reprint of the first Pogo story by Walt Kelly, from Animal Comics #1 (1942). 

“Vaughn Bode — A Personal Response” by George Beahm. 

“The EC Pre-Trends” by JB Clifford Jr. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from Mark Burbey. 

 

Ads for:

ART & STORY #1

CC BECK Limited Edition Print

CINEFANTASTIQUE Vol, 4, #4

ELASTICWORM #2

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #1

MIAMICON 1 SOUVENIR BOOK

STAR TREK: HOUSTON SOUVENIR BOOK

STAR TREK 75

TREK #2, 3,4

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #128

Category:Fanzines
Publisher
Country
Year
Notes

Editorial features include:

Cover by Robert Susor.  Back cover by Mike Zeck.

“An Interview with Neal Adams” by Richard Kravitz and James Van Hise.  “Black Condor” article by Ray Miller. 

“Spaced: 1998 1/4” written and drawn by Ron Wilber.  

“The Glob” by John O’Reilly and Walt Kelly, reprinted from LIFE Magazine 1952. 

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by Larry Bigman. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by JB Clifford Jr, Mark Burbey, and JVH. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel. 

“Great Expectations: Kenneth Smith’s Phantasmagoria” by George Beahm.  

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from David Michelinie.

 

 

Ads for:

COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #6 (1976)

ABYSS PORTFOLIO (1971, offered here by the guys who published HERITAGE.)

Clay Geerdes’ COMIX WORLD 

DUCKANEER poster by Frank Brunner

EAST COAST COMIX EC reprints

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #1, 2

FEATURE SHOWCASE #1

FILM COLLECTOR’S WORLD

SIXGUN HEROES: A Price Guide to Movie Cowboy Collectibles

STARLOG #1

THE FILM COLLECTOR’S REGISTRY

THE VAUGHN BODE INDEX

TREK #5

WE #106 (Official publication of WSA Program)

 

 

A virtual archive of mini-comics, fanzines, small press comics, newave comix and related items. The physical archive, housed at PF headquarters, is being built with personal acquisitions as well as generous donations from supporters. This project is most definitely a work in progress.