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Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #090

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“THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by James Van Hise and Larry Bigman.  “Miami Fandom Rides Again!” by James Van Hise.  “RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller.  

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including a FANDOM PROFILE of Maggie & Don Thompson.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by James Van Hise and Robert Weinberg.  “THE CLIFFHANGERS” by James Van Hise.

 

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COMIC AND CRYPT #6

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FACTORS UNKNOWN #2

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FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #15 thru 22

INFINITY #4

JOURNEY INTO COMICS #11

LEARNING TO CARTOON by Syd Hoff

NEWTON PORTFOLIO

OPAR PRESS — Tarzan, Jungle Lord

OPAR PRESS — Burroughs Artist: Frank Frazetta

PHANTASMAGORIA #2 and 3

SENSE OF WONDER #10, 11 and 12

SERAPHIM #5

THE COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK #4

THE COMIC ART SHOWCASE

THE GOLDEN AGE COLLECTOR #1

THE HERO PULP INDEX by Robert Weinberg

THE JEFF JONES PORTFOLIO

THE MONSTER TIMES

THE OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #2

VOICE OF COMICDOM #17

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #091

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Editorial features include:

“THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by James Van Hise and Larry Bigman.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by James Van Hise and Robert Weinberg.  “THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict.  “COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel.  “PREMIUM CLASSICS” by Rex Miller.  “RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller.

 

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SENSE OF WONDER #10, 11 and 12

SILVER STARR IN THE FLAME WORLD

THE COMIC ART SHOWCASE 

THE GOLDEN AGE COLLECTOR #1

THE OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #2

THOSE ENDURING MATINEE IDOLS #11 thru 15

UNFINISHED WORKS: A PORTFOLIO (Sal Quartuccio; possibly never published)

VOICE OF COMICDOM #17

WHERE ARE THEY NOW? by Danny Davis

YELLOW BALLOON

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #092

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Editorial features include:

“THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by James Van Hise and Larry Bigman.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by James Van Hise and Robert Weinberg.  “RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller.  “PREMIUM CLASSICS” by Rex Miller.  “Star Trek Festival” report by Orlando Falcon.  “COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including a FANDOM PROFILE of John Ryan.  “An Interview with Milton Caniff” by Jay Maeder.  

 

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GRAPHIC ILLUSIONS #1

MARVEL TIMES #1

NEWTON PORTFOLIO

NOVA #1

PARAGON #4

PHASE #1

RAGNAROK #1 and 2

ROCKET’S BLAST SPECIAL #8

THE BUYER’S GUIDE

THE COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK #4

THE GOLDEN AGE COLLECTOR #1

THE OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #2

UNFINISHED WORKS: A PORTFOLIO (Sal Quartuccio; possibly never published)

VOICE OF COMICDOM #17

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #093

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Editorial features include:

“MultiCon” report by James Van Hise.  “THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict.  “PREMIUM CLASSICS” by Rex Miller.  “THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by James Van Hise and Larry Bigman.  “RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller, including an “Index to The Ghost Rider Comics” by Don Rosa and Larry Bigman.  “COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel.  “SF REVIEW” by James Van Hise.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by James Van Hise and Robert Weinberg.  

 

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MARVEL TIMES #1

MONSTER MANIA Frazetta Poster

THE BUYER’S GUIDE

THE COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK #4

THE GOLDEN AGE COLLECTOR #1

THE OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #2

THE SPECTRUM #6

VOICE OF COMICDOM #17

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #094

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Editorial features include:

Debut of CRITIQUE  fanzine and comix review column, with reviews by James Van Hise, Mark Burbey, Andy Warner and Jack Reid.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by James Van Hise and Robert Weinberg.  “RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller.  “COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including a FANDOM PROFILE of Bob Overstreet, and a salute to Don Newton who had recently turned pro.  “THE CLIFFHANGERS” by Earl Blair, Jr.  “THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by James Van Hise and Larry Bigman.  “THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict.

 

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MONSTER MANIA Frazetta Poster

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PLG COMICS #1, 2 and 3

Steranko’s THE HISTORY OF COMICS #1

ROCKET’S BLAST SPECIAL #7

THE BUYER’S GUIDE

THE COLLECTOR #26

THE GOLDEN AGE #7

THE GOLDEN AGE COLLECTOR #1

THE OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE #2

VOICE OF COMICDOM #17

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #095

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Editorial features include:

“CRITIQUE”  fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, GB Love, Andy Warner, Jason Leeds and James Van Hise.  “SF IN REVIEW” by James Van Hise.  “RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller.  “COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including a FANDOM PROFILE of Paul Levitz.  “THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict.  “THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by James Van Hise and Larry Bigman.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by James Van Hise and Robert Weinberg.  “THE CLIFFHANGERS” by James Van Hise.

 

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FANTASTIC FANZINE SPECIAL #2

FRAZETTA PRINT (Famous Funnies #214)

FUNNYWORLD #14

GRAPHIC ILLUSIONS #1

KIRBY UNLEASHED

NEW YORK COMICART CONVENTION 1972 Program Book

PHASE #1

THE COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK #4

Steranko’s THE HISTORY OF COMICS #1 and 2

THE MONSTER TIMES

THE OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE #2

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #096

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Editorial features include:

“CRITIQUE”  fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, GB Love, Victor K. Kelly, Andy Warner, Greg W. Myers, Gary Brown, Jason Leeds, and James Van Hise.  “PREMIUM CLASSICS” by Rex Miller.  “COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including a FANDOM PROFILE of John Wright, and The 1972 Comic Art Fan Awards (formerly The Goethe Awards).  “RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller.  “THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict.  “THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by James Van Hise and Larry Bigman.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by James Van Hise and Robert Weinberg.  

 

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FANTASTIC FANZINE SPECIAL #2

FRAZETTA PRINT (Famous Funnies #214)

GRAPHIC ILLUSIONS #1

KIRBY UNLEASHED

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MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: Frank Frazetta Portfolio One

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: Kull the Conqueror by John Severin

ROCKET’S BLAST SPECIAL #8

THE BUYER’S GUIDE FOR COMIC FANDOM

THE COLLECTOR #26

THE COMIC READER

THE GOLDEN AGE COLLECTOR #1

THE MONSTER TIMES

THE OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #2

TRUE FAN ADVENTURE THEATER #8

ZEPHYR #1 thru 4

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #097

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Editorial features include:

“CRITIQUE”  fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, Andy Warner and James Van Hise.  “THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict.  “THE TWIST OF THE DIAL” by Irwin Elkins.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by James Van Hise and Robert Weinberg.  “COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including a FANDOM PROFILE of “The Gang” (Duffy Vohland, Roger Stern, Jim Novak, Roger Slifer, Chuck Fiala, Jim Engel, and others).  “RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller.  “Capt. Marvel Shazam’s Again” by Jay Maeder, reprinted from The Miami Herald.   “THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by James Van Hise and Larry Bigman.  “SF IN REVIEW” by James Van Hise.  

 

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MARVEL TIMES #2

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: Frank Frazetta Portfolio One

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: Kull the Conqueror by John Severin

NOW & THEN TIMES #1

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SENSE OF WONDER #12

THE BUYER’S GUIDE FOR COMIC FANDOM

THE COLLECTOR #26

Steranko’s THE HISTORY OF COMICS #1 and 2

THE MONSTER TIMES

THE MIRK-WOOD TIMES

THE OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #2

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #098

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Editorial features include:

“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 James Van Hise.  “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 James Van Hise and Larry Bigman.  Letters from Max Allan Collins and Larry Johnson.

 

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FANTASTIC FANZINE #12

FIRE #1

HERITAGE Vol. 1, #1B

LONG TOM’S AMERICANA COMIX 

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

THE OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #2

UNCLE BARNEY’S COMIX

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #100

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Editorial features include:

“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 James Van Hise and Larry Bigman.  “SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by James Van Hise.  A letter from Andy Warner.

 

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COMIC MEDIA #8 and #9

EAST COAST COMIX EC reprint: TALES FROM THE CRYPT #46

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FANTASTIC FANZINE SPECIAL #2

FINDERS KEEPERS #2

FLASHBACK #2

GOLDEN FUNNIES

GRAPHIC ILLUSIONS #1

MARVEL COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK #1

MARVEL TIMES #3

MR. A. #1

PHANTASMAGORIA

PHASE #1

REMEMBER WHEN 

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 #4

THE COMIC READER

THE COMET #1

THE OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #3

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:

“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 William Black.  “RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller.  “Frankenstein’s Castle” by Ron Haycock.  “SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by James Van Hise.  “Return With Us to Those Thrill Days…” reprinted from The Washington Post.  “THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict.  “THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by Larry Bigman and James Van Hise.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by Keith Gebers.

 

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COMIC BOOK RETAIL VALUES 1973-1974

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EC LIVES!

EC PORTFOLIO #2

FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #15 thru 23

FILM COLLECTOR’S REGISTRY

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 #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:

“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 James Van Hise.  “Commando Cody, Sky Marshal of the Universe” by James Van Hise.   “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by James Van Hise.  Hannes Bob Portfolio.  “SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by James Van Hise.  “COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel.   Centerspread by Matsumoto.  “RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller.  “PREMIUM CLASSICS” by Rex Miller. 

 

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PHASE #1

PRINT MINT ad for various underground comix

ROCKET’S BLAST SPECIAL #8

SQUA TRONT #4

THE COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK #4

THE MIRK-WOOD TIMES

THE MONSTER TIMES

THE OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #3

THOSE ENDURING MATINEE IDOLS 

WITZEND #9

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #103

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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 William 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

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

GRAPHIC STORY MAGAZINE #15

JEFF JONES PORTFOLIO

KIRBY UNLEASHED

LONG TOM’S AMERICANA COMIX 

PHANTASMAGORIA

PHOENIX #2 and 3

SERIAL PICTORIAL

SQUA TRONT #1 thru 4

THE ATLAS CHECKLIST (likely never published)

THE COLLECTOR #26

THE COMIC ARTIST #2 and 3

THE JOURNAL 

THE OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #3

THE SENSUOUS FRAZETTA

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

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #104

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Editorial features include:

“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 James Van Hise.   “The Rarest EC” by JB Clifford, Jr.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by James Van Hise.  “SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by James Van Hise.  “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.  Letters from Don Newton, John Adkins Richardson, and Matsumoto.  

 

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JEFF JONES PORTFOLIO

JUNGLE SCENE OF TARZAN

MACABRE WESTERN #1 (Paragon)

PARAGON #4

PARAGON SUPER-HEROES #1

SERIAL PICTORIAL

THE BUYER’S GUIDE FOR COMIC FANDOM

THE OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #3

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:

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 James Van Hise.  “THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by Larry Bigman and James Van Hise.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by James Van Hise.  “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.   A letter from Duffy Vohland.  

 

Paid ad section with articles from INSIDE COMIX.

 

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BADTIME STORIES

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FANTASTIC FANZINE #12

FEM FANTASTIQUE

GJDRKZLXCBWQ COMICS (Basil Wolverton)

GOLDEN FUNNIES

JEFF JONES PORTFOLIO

LONG TOM’S AMERICANA COMIX 

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: Frank Frazetta Portfolio One

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: Kull the Conqueror by John Severin

PHASE #1

SWORD AND FANTASY

THE JASOOMIAN #10

THE OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #3

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

THE SPIRIT #2 (Kitchen Sink)

UNIVERSE #1

WHIZ #1 reprint

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #107

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Editorial features include:

“SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by James Van Hise.  “THE CLIFFHANGERS” by James Van Hise.  “THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict.  “THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by Larry Bigman.  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by James Van Hise.  “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 James Van Hise.  “WOOD’S WORLD,” reprinting Chapter 1 of “The Martian Slavers” from Captain Science #4.  

 

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FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #15 thru 23

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GJDRKZLXCBWQ COMICS (Basil Wolverton)

INSIDE COMIX

JEFF JONES PORTFOLIO

LONG TOM’S AMERICANA COMIX

LORD OF THE RINGS PORTFOLIO by Frank Frazetta 

MIDDLE EARTH PRESENTS: Kull the Conqueror by John 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 OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #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 #112

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Editorial features include:

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

 

"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 James Van Hise.  Centerspread by Robert Kline.  "AGE OF QUALITY" by James Van Hise, 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.

 

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THE JOURNAL

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #113

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First issue edited and published by James Van Hise.

 

Editorial features include:

“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.   A letter from GB Love.

 

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ROBERT E. HOWARD MEMORIAL PORTFOLIO by Barry Smith

SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS CREATED BY RAY HARRYHAUSEN #4

THE BUYER’S GUIDE FOR COMIC FANDOM

TIM CORRIGAN’S SUPERHERO COMICS #1

WAXWORKS #1

 

 

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.