Writers / Artists: Steve Willis

Bonafide Child Innocence!

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Subtitled "A Response to the 'Stick Genre'." According to Willis this was a satire on stick figure comics and the artwork was originally drawn in the 1950s.

1st printing: 1983, 25 copies; Olympia, Washington
2nd printing: 1983, 30 copies; Olympia, Washington
3rd printing: 1984

Bonafide Child Innocence! (Danger Room)

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According to Willis this was a satire on stick figure comics and the artwork was originally drawn in the 1950s.

In 2005 Steve Willis reprinted most (if not all) of his back catalog in editions of only five copies each. They were originally sold at the Danger Room comic book store in Olympia, Washington.

Bonafide Child Innocence! (HSC)

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Mini-collection of childhood drawings by Steve Willis.

3rd edition, 1st HSC printing.

Bootleg poster

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Steve Willis-illustrated poster for a stage production written by Bryan Willis and appearing at the Capitol Playhouse '24.

Brave New Nazis of the Inland Empire! (Danger Room)

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In 2005 Steve Willis reprinted most (if not all) of his back catalog in editions of only five copies each. They were originally sold at the Danger Room comic book store in Olympia, Washington.

Bug Eyed #1

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Great jam comix where each artist does a full page that continues from where the preceding artist left off.

Back cover appearance by Rat Fink and Junk Yard Kid.

Some copies had hand-colored covers (probably by Bors).

Buzzizyk #19

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One 8½ x 11" sheet folded twice.

Cartoon Loonacy #001

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Some of the contents include: a two-page jam comic by George Erling and Craig Yoe, an eight-page Morty the Dog comic by Steve Willis

Characters appearing in art and comics include: Morty the Dog, Beanworld

Fewer than 50 copies usually printed (probably more like 25).

Centrail Mailer for this issue: George Erling

Cartoon Loonacy #039

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Some of this issue's contents: Mark Campos' E.C. Comics-reminiscent cover, Brian Buniak's indepth analysis of Don Bluth's Thumbelina, a fold-out Buniak poster, a four-page jam comic between Gary Usher, Jeff Zenick and Jim Conatser.

Characters appearing in art and comics include: Bullwinkle Moose, Superman, Christopher Reeve, George Reeves, Margot Kidder, Noel Neill, Bert and Ernie, Big Bird, Oscar the Grouch, Snuffleupagus and Morty the Dog.

This issue also includes a Buniak flyer insert.

Cartoon Loonacy #040

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Some of this issue's contents: a Pee-Wee Herman fold-out poster by Buniak, Gary Usher's three-page comics adapation of Gary Roberts and the Satellites' "Do You Know the Difference Between Big Wood and Brush", Max Traffic's original zebra print (on heavy stock), candid photos of actresses Linnea Quigley and Lois Maxwell.

Characters appearing in art and comics include: Bugs Bunny, Porky Pig, Pepe LePew, Daffy Duck, Opus the penguin, Danny DeVito's Penguin, Judd Hirsch, Tim Burton, Sean Young, Kim Basinger, Warren Beatty, Yosemite Sam, Michigan J. Frog, Cher, Madonna, Melanie Griffith, Raquel Welch, Ellen Barkin, Lena Olin, Annette Bening, the Cat in the Hat, Hobbes, Barney Fife / Don Knotts, Felix the Cat, Garfield, Arsenio Hall, Danny Bonaduce, Bill Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Cartoon Loonacy #042

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Some of this issue's contents: a jam page by Steve Willis & Hank Arakelian based on Gustave Verbeck's "Upsidedowns"; a foldout poster of Rhett Butler & Scarlett O'Hara by Brian Buniak.

Characters appearing in art and comics include: Morty the Dog, TMNT, Hobbes, Madonna, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Arsenio Hall, Tom Cruise, Danny DeVito, Ed Sullivan, Ralph Kramden / Jackie Gleason, the Three Stooges, Jack Benny, Rochester, Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh.

Gary Fields provides a two-panel sneak peek at "The Toonage Mutant Ninja Turtle", a 17-page Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles story that was originally intended for "a TMNT special which was canceled before it saw print" (for the Archie line, I believe).

This issue also included two flyer inserts.

Fewer than 50 copies usually printed (probably more like 25).

Cartoon Loonacy #052

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The general theme for this issue is a tribute to Clay Geerdes who'd passed in 1997.

Some of the contents include: a reprinting of Geerdes' "Newave Manifesto"; past Comix World newsletter logos by Gilbert Shelton, S. Clay Wilson, John Edgar, Rick Geary, Bob Vojtko, J.R. Williams, Jim Valentino, Dave Sim, Larry Todd, Spain, Scott Shaw!, Grass Green, Trina Robbins, Gary Whitney, Par Holman and others; samples from Comix World including art by Kevin Eastman, George Kochell, John Howard and Spain; "James Kochalka, Super Waiter" strips by David Lasky; Virgil Partch gag cartoons; a printed version of Willis' Morty Comix #2083 (7/26/97)

Characters appearing in art and comics include: Cerebus, Fat Freddy's Cat, Panda Khan, Green Lantern, Megaton Man, Mr. Monster, Antisocialman, Tor Johnson, Dick Tracy, John Wayne, Fred Flintstone, Barney Rubble, Patrick Stewart/Jean-Luc Picard, Doctor Sputnik

Fewer than 50 copies usually printed (probably more like 25).

Centrail Mailer for this issue: Bruce Chrislip?

Cartoon Loonacy #054

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Some of this issue's contents: 17 pages of b-movie reviews by Mike Bannon and Pete Fitzgerald (lots of poster/ad repros too); Bruce Chrislip discusses the number of times he's been drawn as a comic book character (with relevant panels reproduced by Steve Willis, George Metzger, Peter Bagge); "Seventeen Minute Pit-Bull Funnies" by Jim Ryan; a one-page jam comic by Darryl Cunningham, Caspar Williams, Steve Willis, Bruce Chrislip & others; a "Peanuts" parody of sorts by Mike Kazaleh.

Characters appearing in art and comics include: Fred MacMurray, Richard Deacon, Little Lulu, Lucy Van Pelt, Gumby, Zorak, Bob's Big Boy, Skidoo (from Felix the Cat).

Central Mailer for this issue: Bruce Chrislip