Year: 1971

cARToon #5

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"The Cartoon Museum Publication"

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Cartoonist, The [1971 Annual?]

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Coffinworm #6

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Blue Plaque Publications memberzine.

This issue was printed by Carl Gafford (as a service offered through the BPP).

Coffinworm #7

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Blue Plaque Publications memberzine.

This issue was printed by Carl Gafford (as a service offered through the BPP).

Coffinworm #8

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Blue Plaque Publications memberzine.

This issue was printed by Carl Gafford (as a service offered through the BPP).

Collage #1

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Published bi-weekly.

Collector's Chronicle, The #4

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Contents include: "James Bond Code 007" feature article with plenty of photos by Folo Watkins; "The Masque of Broom Hilda" interview with cartoonist Russell Myers by Lund; "UFO's & Aliens: Fact or Fiction" article by Richard G Balaam; "Reminiscences" column by Andrew J Offutt; "Fan Scope" interview of Raymond Miller by Lund; "The Ghastly Business of Dick Tracy's Villains" article by Shel Dorf; "Mole Man: Mad or Mistreated?" by Neal S Pozner; "Rachel Welch. The Cinema, Nudity & Sex: Dirty Words?" article by Gerry Clifford; poetry by Lund and Balaam; "What Gives?" column with fanzine plugs and comments by Lund; Ad for San Diego's Golden State Comic Con 1971; Letters from John McLaughlin, Andrew Offutt, Neal Pozner; Ad for Fantagor 1 with Richard Corben's Kansas City, Missouri address.

32 pages, offset, wraparound cover.

Publisher Will Lund notes: "Richard G. Balaam was a collective pseudonym used by a few fans involved with Comic Con at that time. I don't recall who wrote what, and sometimes it was more than one writer."

Special thanks to Aaron Caplan for the detailed info on contents and contributors.

Collector, The #23

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Contents include: a bio of Kenneth Smith; a three-page Hyperman comic; interview with artist Jim Jones; some nice non-comics art by Dan Adkins; fiction; letters (Alan Light, Gary Groth, Mark Ammerman, others); more.

One other artist: [?] Stuckey

Characters appearing include: Darkseid, Guardian, Orion, Batman, Captain Marvel (DC, Marvel & M.F. Enterprises), Flash (Golden/Silver Age), Volto, Dynamo, Blue Bolt, Lightning, Quicksilver, Thunderbolt

Offset, saddle-stitched.

This issue also came with the Newsflashes! companion insert.

Collector, The #24

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Contents include: indepth reportage on the 1971 Comic Art Convention (including Jim Warren's keynote speech, the "Comedy in the Comics" panel with Sergio Aragones & others, other panels, the Goethe Awards, Harvey Kurtzman's one-man panel, more); article on Kirk Alyn; article on Jim Steranko and Gardner Fox; article on cosplay at the con (with photos of Martin Pasko, Mike Zeck and Mike Nolan in costume); "Was Wertham Right After All?" article; The Flying Dutchman article; fiction; more.

Also contains photos of Frank Frazetta, Harvey Kurtzman, Denny O'Neil, Roy Thomas, Gil Kane, Len Wein, Neal Adams, Kirk Alyn, Gardner Fox, Phil Seuling, Jim Steranko, John Benson, Joe Sinnott, Bill Wilson, John Fantucchio, Kenneth Smith and Billy Graham.

Characters appearing include: Superman, Kirk Alyn, Jimmy Olsen, Lois Lane, Perry White, Clark Kent, Ka-Zar, Golden Age Green Lantern, Captain America (centerspread), Sub-Mariner, the Thing (by Sinnott), Captain Marvel, Green Ring (Green Lantern spoof)

Offset, saddle-stitched, some interior color.

Comic & Crypt #4

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Comic & Crypt #5

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Contents include: interview with Jack Kirby and Carmine Infantino (with photos); "Kirby's Kozmic Kapers" article; several articles on Hammer Films' Dracula; more.

Characters in fan art include: the Thing, Edgar Allan Poe, Adam Strange, Cyclops, Darkseid, Mister Miracle, Orion, Rondo Hatton

Offset, saddle-stitched magazine (trimmed).

Comic Art Convention badges (1969-1976)

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Printed badges (/tickets?) for Comic Art Conventions in New York City.

Comic Crusader #11

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This issue is all Flash Gordon. Contents include: indepth "Flash Gordon Films" article by Royer; articles on serials "Trip to Mars" and "Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe"; roundtable discussion between Royer, Sinnott, Greim and Tony Isabella; a four-page Flash Gordon comic by Greim and Black.

Characters in fan art include: Flash Gordon, Ming the Merciless, Azura

Offset, saddle-stitched.

Comic Fandom Monthly #1

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Article & opinion fanzine. Cover by Roy G. Krenkel and back cover by Bill Stillwell.

Dallascon Bulletin #09

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Includes ads for All in Color For a Dime, Cinefantastique, Infinity #3, Bedtime Stories, Doctor Weird #1, Phantasmagoria #1, Witzend #8, and Star Studded Comics #17.

Dallascon Bulletin #10

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Editorial content includes a report of D-Con 1971, and an editorial in which it was announced that they had withdrawn their bid for Worldcon ’73.  This was the final issue of Dallascon Bulletin, which was renamed Nostalgia News with issue #11.

 

Includes ads for a Virgil Finlay portfolio, a Jeff Jones portfolio published by Tom Veilleux, Weirdom Comix, Photon #21, Sunpot, Nucleus Yearbook #1, Cinefantastique, Bill Schelly’s Incognito, and a 10-page ad from Howard Rogofsky.  

 

Dark Continent #2

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Pre-AC Comics "good girl" adventure and superhero comics by Bill Black. Stories in this issue feature Tara and Captain Paragon. There's also a Sheena section in the middle with photos of Irish McCalla and artwork by Dan Adkins (centerspread) and Black. The back cover depicts the Haunted Horseman.

7 × 8½", 32 pages, offset.

Fantasy Collectors of Chicago flyer for April 18, 1971

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Flyer for the Chicago-area fan group meeting.

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Fantasy Collectors of Chicago flyer for March 14, 1971

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Flyer for the Chicago-area fan group meeting.

Illustration by Mike Tiefenbacher?

I assume the second image is either part of the flyer or was a separate handout. It lists the previous meetings and special guests.

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