Writers / Artists: Tom Sutton

Big 5 #8: 50 Years of DC War

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Fanzine celebrating 50 years of war comics as published by DC. The wraparound cover is loaded with cartoonist portraits and self-portraits. Many of those artists also get one- and two-page articles inside about their military experience and comics work (plus new artwork).

There's also a full-color centerspread painting of the USS Stevens by Sam Glanzman.

There may be other contributors not listed above.

Comic Artist, The #3

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Wally Wood issue, featuring articles about Wood’s career, and a Wally Wood checklist. 

 

Letters from Joe Kubert, Bob Cosgrove, and Duffy Vohland.

 

Characters in art include: Dynamo, Captain Science, Animen, Animan, Nudine, Daredevil, Radian, Captain Action, Captain America

 

Offset, saddle-stitched.

Graphic Story Magazine #09

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Letters page includes letters from Jeff Jones, Tom Sutton, John Benson, Charles Biro, Richard Kyle.  Issue also included results of Graphic Story Magazine Poll.

Graphic Story Magazine #9 had two printings, with slightly different covers using the same illustration by Tom Sutton.  Difficult to say which came first.

I’ll Be Damned #1

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Interviews with Mike Kaluta, Vaughn Bode, Tom Sutton, John Severin, Bernie Wrightson, and Jeff Jones.  Strips by Steve Hickman, Jim Miller, Vaughn Bode.  “The EC Answer to Comic Book Originality” by Meade Frierson III.

 

The second image is simply a color scan of the original cover painting.

 

 

I’ll Be Damned #2

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Includes a 4-page strip by Bernie Wrightson, the first chapter of “Pilgrim” by Tom Sutton, and Part 1 of “Nest Egg” written by Alan Simons and drawn by Steve Hickman and Robert Kline.

 

The second image is simply a color scan of the original cover painting.

I’ll Be Damned #3

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A typo in the indicia numbers this issue as #4, but an ad that appeared in RBCC #79 [see images] identifies this third issue as #3.  This was the third and final issue.

 

Includes an unpublished Web of Horror strip by Berni Wrightson, and Chapter 2 of an original strip by Tom Sutton called “Pilgrim,” and the conclusion of the “Nest Egg” strip that started in issue #2.

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #072

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Editorial features include: 

Chapter 2 of “The Starmasters” comic strip by Bill Black.  “Hot Air from a Cool Fan” by Andy Warner.  “Comic Collectors Comments” by Howard P. Siegel.  “RBCC Information Center” by Raymond Miller.  “EC Re-Created” centerspread by Bill Black.  Letters from Duffy Vohland and Gary Ricker.

 

Ads for:

ALTER EGO #10 and 11

ANOMALY #12, and 3

CAPTAIN BILJO PRESENTS #2

EL MOE PRESENTS MAIDEN VOYAGE #1 (likely never published)

ERBDOM 

FANDOM ANNUAL #1 and 2

FANDOM’S FANS #1

FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #15

GRAPHIC STORY MAGAZINE #12

HEPHSEMIS #1

INFINITY #1

JOURNEY INTO COMICS #8

NIGHTMARE #3

PARAGON ILLUSTRATED #1 and 2

POX VOBISCUM #1

PROMETHEAN ENTERPRISES #2

ROCKET’S BLAST SPECIAL #7

SILVER STARR IN THE FLAME WORLD

THE COLLECTOR #17, 18, 19 and 20

THE COMIC ART SHOWCASE #1

THE COMIC CRUSADER #9

THE FRANK FRAZETTA ART FOLIO

THE GOLDEN AGE #3, 4, 5 and 6

THE ILLUSTRATED COMIC COLLECTORS HANDBOOK #3

THIS IS LEGEND #1

and an ad for WEB OF HORROR seeking letters of support.

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #081

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Editorial features include:

“The Super Labors of Love,” an article about GB Love reprinted from Tropic May 2, 1971 (the Sunday magazine to The Miami Herald).  “PULPS — ERA OF ADVENTURE” by James Van Hise and Robert Weinberg.  “COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including a FANDOM PROFILE of Robert Weinberg.  “The Dweller” by HP Lovecraft, illustrated by Don Newton (centerspread).  “HOT AIR FROM A COOL FAN” by Andy Warner.  “BEHIND THE SCENES AT DC COMICS” by Bruce Hamilton (A talk with Jack Kirby).  Letters from Dick Mosso and Dave Puckett.

 

Ads for:

CAPTAIN BILJO PRESENTS #2

COLLAGE #1

ERBDOM

FANDOM ANNUAL #2

FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #15 thru 21

FUNNYWORLD #13

GEORGE

GRAPHIC STORY MAGAZINE #13

HERITAGE #1

INFINITY #3

MYRON MOOSE FUNNIES

NEBULOUS #1

NUCLEUS YEARBOOK #1

REALITY #2

THE COLLECTOR #23

THE GOLDEN AGE #4, 7

THE JEFF JONES PORTFOLIO

THE OVERSTREET COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #1

THE SPECTRUM #2

TRAIN OF THOUGHT #6

VACATION IN DUCKBURG #2

VULCAN #1

WITZEND #8

 

 

 

 

Scream Door #1

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Includes two strips intended for Web of Horror by Tom Sutton and Mike Kaluta, and cover for Web of Horror #4 by Bernie Wrightson. 

Spooky #1 (Vol. 1, #1)

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Randy Palmer-The Last Warren editor?

Hard to Find Warren Magazines

Spooky Gallery

Bill Mohalley Interview

Spooky Thoughts

Who was Heidi Saha?

Spooky #5  (Vol. 2, #2)

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Contents:

Frank Frazetta/Trina Robbins Say ...

Mike Royer Interview

Don Glut Interview

Nicola Cuti Interview

Harry Roland Cover

The Mummy UnWrapped

Cuti's Corner