Voice of Comicdom
“Meet the Pro” with John Belfi, and articles about Alex Kotsky’s Apartment 3G, The Bond Era by Rudi Franke, and an Australian character named “The Panther” by John Ryan. Letters from Richard Kyle, Dick Ayers, Steve Perrin, Sid Greene, Murray Boltinoff, Will Eisner.
Main feature is an uncredited article titled “The Growth of Steve Canyon,” illustrated with art by Milton Caniff.
Major format change from unstapled newsletter to saddle-stitched zine with more pages and heavier paper. Interview with Dick Giordano by Mike Friedrich, article about King Features Syndicate by Rudi Franke, Parts 6, 7 and 8 of Richard Corben’s first published strip, “Monsters Rule,” graphic critique of Will Eisner, and another strip by Corben called “The Lure of the Tower.”
Wrap-around cover by Richard Corben, first printing of first half of “Rowlf,” Corben profile by Rudi Franke, and a heavily illustrated Graphic Critique of Frank Frazetta.
What Is This Site?
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.