Year: 1963

Action Hero #1

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Ama-hero comics starring the Golden Avenger, Dr. Law and the Gray Grasshopper.

Eight one-sided sheets collated booklet-style to make 16 pages of contents. Ditto printed, unstapled.

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Contents include: Golden Age I.W. superheroes, Azure Fury ama-hero strip by Mike Vosburg, four-page Prism comic by Len Wein, more.

Characters appearing in fan art include: Human Torch, Shining Knight, Silent Knight, Hawkman, Spider-Man, Batman

Ditto-printed, 24 one-sided pages.

Brave Adventure #1

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Ama-hero comics starring The Searcher, plus two pages of fiction, a pin-up of the Golden Age Sub-Mariner and a few ads.

Ditto, side-stapled.

Comicdom #1

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Contents include: article on the Heap; a retelling of "Mandrake the Magician and the Midnight Monster" Big Little Book; "The History of Flash Comics" article; Airboy info and artwork; commentary on the new element of fandom, comic dealers; more.

Characters in fan art include: Sub-Mariner, Flash (Golden Age)

Ditto, 23 pages (most are one-sided), top-stapled.

Comicdom #2

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Contents include: "The Comics Market Today" article; three pages of parody covers (Fantastic Four, Atom, Superman family); John McGeehan's list of known comics fanzines; article on the Phantom; more.

Characters in fan art include: Phantom, Magnus, Robot Fighter

Ditto, 20 pages (17 sheets, most are one-sided), corner-stapled.

Fantasy Hero #1

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Fantasy Illustrated #1

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Fighting Hero Comics #02

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Hero #2

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Hero #3

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Edition of 175 copies?

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Jeddak #2

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Limbo #1

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Masquerader #3

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Masquerader #4

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Masquerader #5

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Norb's Notes #45

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1963 Annual.

Rocket’s Blast #014

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21 one-sided mimeograph/ditto pages. 

 

Editorial features include:

Captain America cover by Buddy Saunders.  "THE FEATURE" profiles Howard Keltner.  "THE COMIC REVIEWER: A Key to Gold Key” by Steve Perrin.  "Wanted: A Good Team (Simon & Kirby)“ by John Ferrazzano and illoed by P. Alfieri.  "ROCKETEER GOSSIP" by Rick Weingroff.  "Graviteer Battles Magnus," text story written/illustrated by Buddy Saunders.   "THE ROCKET ROLL" lists new members: John G. Fantucchio, Larry Herndon, Paul Gambaccini, Rick Durell, and Margaret Gemignani.  "LETTERS TO THE EDITOR" from John Page, Howard Keltner, Mike Friedrich, Paul Gambaccini, Buddy Saunders, Doug Storer & Frank Lamb. 

 

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Rocket’s Blast #015

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22 one-sided mimeograph/ditto pages (plus one additional page printed on 2 sides).

 

Editorial features include:

Spider-Man cover by Buddy Saunders.  "ROCKETEER GOSSIP" by Rick Weingroff.  "Wanted: Dead or Alive" by Bernie Bubnis.  "THE COMIC REVIEWER" by GB Love (Amazing Spider-Man #1) and Steve Perrin (2 separate columns).  An article about Lev Gleason’s ”Daredevil" written/illustrated by Rick Durell.  "THE BEST OF S-F" — Bob Harner 3rd on the first four ERB paperbacks published by Ace.  "THE FEATURE" profiles Steve Perrin.  Art by Raymond Miller and Glen Johnson.  "LETTERS TO THE EDITOR" from L.L. Simpson, Dan Fleming, Paul Seydor, and Bill Regier. 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast #016

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Mimeograph/ditto pages.  (11 pages blank.)

 

Editorial features include:

The Shield cover by Buddy Saunders.  "ROCKETEER GOSSIP" by Rick Weingroff.   "The Late and Great Captain Flagg" written/illoed by Howard Keltner.  “THE FEATURE" profiles Don Foote.  "THE FAN COMMENTATOR" by Mickey Martin.  "A History of Weird Science" by Bill Spicer (with Weird Science #12 cover tracing in ditto).  "Group Strips" by Steve Utley.   "LETTERS TO THE EDITOR" from Phil Leibfred, Rick Durell, Frank Lamb, and Ed Gee. 

 

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