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Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #098

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Bill Black.

 “CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, Andy Warner, John Ellis, and James Van Hise. 

“The Cisco Kid Lives,” reprinted from the Los Angeles Times

“SF IN REVIEW” by JVH. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller. 

“COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including a FANDOM PROFILE of fanzine collectors John & Tom McGeehan. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict. 

“THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by JVH and Larry Bigman. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with letters from Max Allan Collins and Larry Johnson.

 

Ads for:

ALTER EGO #10

BADTIME STORIES

CHRONICLE #3

COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE 2nd edition

COMIC BOOK RETAIL VALUES 1973-1974

COSMIC CREATION #1

EAST COAST COMIX EC reprints

EC LIVES!

ETCETERA #1

FANAZINE #1 

FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #15 thru 23

FANTASTIC FANZINE #12

FIGHTING HERO COMICS #14

FIRE #1

FUNNYWORLD #14

HERITAGE Vol. 1, #1B

LONG TOM’S AMERICANA COMIX 

MACABRE WESTERN #1

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: Frank Frazetta Portfolio One

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: Kull the Conqueror by John Severin

PARAGON #4

PHANTASMAGORIA #3

PHASE #1

PORTFOLIO OF SKETCHES by Vaughn Bode

SERIAL PICTORIAL Vol. 1 thru 8

STAR-STUDDED COMICS #18

THE BEST OF I LUV COMICS

THE BUYER’S GUIDE FOR COMIC FANDOM

THE MIRK-WOOD TIMES

THE MONSTER TIMES

UNCLE BARNEY’S COMIX

VALUE GUIDE TO OLD BOOKS, MAGAZINES, COMICS, DIME NOVELS

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #099

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Don Newton.

 “CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, Gary Wilson, Orlando Falcon and James Van Hise. 

“THE CLIFFHANGERS” by JVH. 

1972 Comic Fan Awards Final Ballot. 

“SF IN REVIEW” by JVH. 

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

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller. 

“PREMIUM CLASSICS” by Rex Miller. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict. 

“PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by JVH. 

“THE TWIST OF THE DIAL” by Irwin Elkins. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from Gordon Bailey.

 

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ALTER EGO #10

BLAST #2 thru 7

COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE 3rd edition

COSMIC CREATION #1

EC LIVES!

EAST COAST COMIX EC reprint: Tales From the Crypt #46

FANDOM ANNUAL #3

FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #15 thru 23

FIGHTING HERO COMICS #14

FLASHBACK #2

FRAZETTA PRINT (Famous Funnies #214)

FUNNYWORLD #14

GADGET-MAN’S GRAB BAG (published?)

INFINITY #5

ISLE OF COMICS #1

JACK KIRBY’S GODS posters

LONG TOM’S AMERICANA COMIX

MACABRE WESTERN #1

MARVEL COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK #1

MELTING POT#1 thru 5

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: Frazetta Portfolio One

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: Kull by John Severin

NOSTALGIA NEWS 

PARAGON #1, 3 and 4, CAPTAIN PARAGON #1

PHASE #1

SERIAL PICTORIAL Vol. 1 thru 8

Steranko’s THE HISTORY OF COMICS #1 and 2

THE BUYER’S GUIDE FOR COMIC FANDOM

THE COLLECTOR #27

THE COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK Vol. 4

THE FOLMAR #2 (fiction and horror)

THE ILLUSTRATED ALL STORY MAGAZINE #1 

THE MIRK-WOOD TIMES

THE SPIRIT #1 (Kitchen Sink Comix)

UNCLE BARNEY’S COMIX

 

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #100

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Don Newton.

 “THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict.  “Koenig on Star Trek” by Walter Koenig. 

“An Index to SFCA” (a complete list of SFCA publications) by Larry Bigman.  

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller.  Centerspread by Robert Kline.  

“PREMIUM CLASSICS” by Rex Miller. 

“COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including a FANDOM PROFILE of Rex Miller. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, Orlando Falcon, Gary Wilson, Jason Leeds, Jack Reid, and James Van Hise.  

“THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by JVH and Larry Bigman.  “SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by JVH. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from Andy Warner.

 

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COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE 3rd edition

COMIC BOOK RETAIL VALUES 1973-1974

COMIC MEDIA #8 and #9

EAST COAST COMIX reprint: Tales From the Crypt #46

EC LIVES!

ETCETERA #2

ERBDOM

FANAZINE 

FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #15 thru 23

FANTASTIC FANZINE SPECIAL #2

FIGHTING HERO COMICS #14

FINDERS KEEPERS #2

FLASHBACK #2

GOLDEN FUNNIES

GRAPHIC ILLUSIONS #1

JACK KIRBY’S GODS posters

MARVEL COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK #1

MARVEL TIMES #3

MR. A. #1

PHANTASMAGORIA #1-3

PHASE #1

REMEMBER WHEN

SERIAL PICTORIAL Vol. 1-8

SPIRIT SECTION reprints

STYX #2 

SUPERSTAR COMICS #2

THE BEST OF VIRGIL FINLAY

THE BUYER’S GUIDE FOR COMIC FANDOM

THE COLLECTOR #27 and a poster of the cover by Robert Kline

THE COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK Vol. 4

THE COMET #1

THE COMIC READER

and 100th issue congratulations ads from

TCR Publications (The Comic Reader), 

Charlton Comics, and Bill Devine.

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #101

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Bill Black.

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Orlando Falcon, Mark Burbey, and James Van Hise.

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

“EC Re-Created” centerspread by Bill Black. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller. 

“Frankenstein’s Castle” by Ron Haycock. 

“SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by JVH. 

“Return With Us to Those Thrill Days…” reprinted from The Washington Post

“THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict. 

“THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by Larry Bigman and JVH. 

“PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by Keith Gebers. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS"

 

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COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE 1973

COMIC BOOK RETAIL VALUES 1973-1974

COMIC CITY MONTHLY 

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EC LIVES!

EC PORTFOLIO #2

FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #15 thru 23

FIGHTING HERO COMICS #14

FILM COLLECTOR’S REGISTRY Vol. 5 #1-3

GOLDEN FUNNIES

LONG TOM’S AMERICANA COMIX 

MR. A. #1

NEWTON PORTFOLIO

REMEMBER WHEN

SQUA TRONT #4

THE BEST OF VIRGIL FINLAY

THE BUYER’S GUIDE FOR COMIC FANDOM

THE COLLECTOR #27

THE COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK Vol. 4

Steranko’s THE HISTORY OF COMICS #1 and 2

WHO’S WHO OF AMERICAN COMIC BOOKS by Jerry Bails

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #102

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Robert Kline.

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Orlando Falcon, Mark Burbey, and James Van Hise.  

Preview of “WOOD’S WORLD.” 

“THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by Larry Bigman and JVH.  “Commando Cody, Sky Marshal of the Universe” by JVH.  

“PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by JVH. 

Hannes Bob Portfolio. 

“SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by JVH. 

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

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller. 

“PREMIUM CLASSICS” by Rex Miller.   

 

Ads for: 

COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE 3rd edition

COMIXSCENE

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EC LIVES!

FAN INFORMER #32

FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #15 thru 23

FIGHTING HERO COMICS #14

FLASHBACK #2

GOLDEN FUNNIES

PHASE #1

PRINT MINT ad for various underground comix

ROCKET’S BLAST SPECIAL #8

SPIRIT #1

SPIRIT SECTION reprints

SQUA TRONT #4

THE BEST OF VIRGIL FINLAY

THE COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK Vol. 4

THE COMPLETE MARVEL COMIC CHECKLIST (published?)

THE GOLDEN AGE COLLECTOR #2

THE MIRK-WOOD TIMES

THE MONSTER TIMES

THOSE ENDURING MATINEE IDOLS 

WITZEND #9

 

 

 

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.

 

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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.  

 

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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 #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 #110

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Don Newton.

“WOOD’S WORLD,” reprinting Part 2 of “Kenton of the Star Patrol” from Strange Worlds #3 (1951).  

“Return in Time” by Keith Gebers.  

“SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by James Van Hise. 

“GOLDEN AGE GLEANINGS” by Richard O’Brien. 

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

“A TWIST OF THE DIAL” by John Cooper. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

"FILMS FANTASTIQUE" (“War of the World”) by JVH. 

"A NOSTALGIC LOOK AT A MLJ PUBLICATION" by Raymond Miller.  “AGE OF QUALITY” by JVH (including a reprint of a Black Condor story by Lou Fine). 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

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

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with letters from Alex McFee, John Kent, Mike McKenney, and Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.  Also — an editor’s note at the bottom of the letters page refers to MARVEL TIMES #4: “We are currently working on it and hope to have it out in June or early July.  It will, in fact, be a double-sized issue.”  MARVEL TIMES #4 was never published.

 

Ads for:

BIG LITTLE BOOK CATALOG/PRICE GUIDE 1973

CAPTAIN PARAGON #1

EAST COAST COMIX EC reprints

ERBDOM

FRAZETTA PRINT (Famous Funnies #214)

GJDRKZLXCBWQ COMICS (Basil Wolverton)

PARAGON SUPER HEROES #1

PHANTASMAGORIA #4

RAINTREE ONE (Terry and the Pirates)

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

STICKY ELVIS

STRICTLY ELVIS

THE COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK Vol. 4

THE HARVARD JOURNAL OF PICTORIAL FICTION #1

THE NOSTALGIA JOURNAL 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #111

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Editorial features include:

Cover by John Adkins Richardson.

“WOOD’S WORLD,” reprinting Part 1 of “Kenton of the Star Patrol” from Strange Worlds #5 (1951).  

“The Outer Limits” by James Van Hise. 

“SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by JVH.

“GOLDEN AGE GLEANINGS” by Richard O’Brien. 

“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. 

"A NOSTALGIC LOOK AT A MLJ PUBLICATION" by Raymond Miller.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE,” reprinting an article from Toronto’s The Globe and Mail by Don Hutchison. 

Color centerspread by Morris Scott Dollens. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Orlando Falcon, Jack Reid, and JVH. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown.  “

THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR,” reprinting a story from Forbidden Worlds #63 (1958). 

“COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including a FANDOM PROFILE of Rick Durell. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS.”

 

Ads for:

AMORA by Gray Morrow

BIG LITTLE BOOK CATALOG/PRICE GUIDE 1973

CHARLTON PORTFOLIO

EAST COAST COMIX EC reprints

Heritage: Esteban Maroto Portfolio

FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #15 thru 23

FIGHTING HERO COMICS #14

HOT STUF’ #1

POWERHOUSE PEPPER #1 (Basil Wolverton)

ROBERT E. HOWARD PORTFOLIO by Barry Smith

SPIRIT SECTION reprints

TARA #1 (William Black)

THE CARTOONIST #1

THE NOSTALGIA JOURNAL

 

 

 

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 #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 #120

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Stephen Fabian.  Back cover by John Adkins Richardson.

“Dr. Fate: Man of Magic” by Raymond Miller. 

"FILMS FANTASTIQUE" (“Forbidden Planet” Revisited) by James Van Hise.

Article about John Adkins Richardson and “Maxor of Cirod” reprinted from the Southern Illinois University Alestle

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

"A NOSTALGIC LOOK AT A MLJ PUBLICATION" by Raymond Miller.   “DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell and Sandy Soares. 

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

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

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by JVH.   

“He Walked Among US — the EC Story That Nobody Talks About” by JVH.

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from Joe Brancatelli.  

 

Ads for:

BLEAK DECEMBER

CINEFANTASTIQUE

ERBDOM #81, 82

GOLDEN-AGE GREATS

HP LOVECRAFT LP

MIAMICON 1

SCREW’S LOOSE #1, 2

STAR TREK 74 and 75

THE BUYER’S GUIDE FOR COMIC FANDOM

THE SENSUOUS FRAZETTA

TIM CORRIGAN’S SUPERHERO COMICS #4

TREK #1

VALLEY OF THE CLIFFHANGERS

WINDY CITY ENTERPRISES (ELRIC; TALES OF THE MACABRE)

 

 

 

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.