RETRO REVIEW: Korak # 46

Welcome back RETRO REVIEW fans!  This week it's time to look at another DC Comic book, so I've ventured into deepest, darkest Africa and returned with Korak, Son Of Tarzan # 46.  Even though the issue is numbered 46, it is the first issue to be published by DC Comics.  The first forty-five (45) issues were published by … [Read more...]

Fabulous Find: Fantasy Illustrated # 1

My friends, it's time once again to bring forth a new, bright, and shiny Fabulous Find.  This week, I once again delve into the vault's fanzine section and have pulled out my copy of Fantasy Illustrated # 1, cover dated Winter 1963 - 1964.  I really love these old fanzines.  This one is published by early comic book … [Read more...]

Fabulous Find: Alter Ego # 5

Yes, indeed, it's time for a new Fabulous Find and this week I've uncovered a copy of the early sixties fanzine, Alter Ego # 5.  It was published sometime during the winter of 1962 - 1963, per the indicia on page two, but it likely went out to comic fans sometime in early 1963. This historic fanzine was created by … [Read more...]

RETRO REVIEW: Lancelot Strong, The Shield # 1 & 2

First let me open by wishing all my readers a Happy Fourth of July!  And in honor of this most patriotic day, I choose to do a RETRO REVIEW on a patriotic hero!  No, not the obvious, Captain America, who was created by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby, but another lesser known patriotic hero, also created by Simon and Kirby, … [Read more...]

Fabulous Find: Esquire Magazine March 1972

Hello and welcome to a new Fabulous Find!  This week it's a little off the beaten track, but I think it's pretty cool comic related collectible.  Hope you do to!  What I've pulled out of my collection is the March 1972 issue of Esquire Magazine. This magazine was published by Esquire , Inc. out of Chicago, … [Read more...]

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