Cartoon Loonacy is an APA (amateur press association) such as CAPA-alpha or Rowrbrazzle, although it’s historically more tied to newave/minicomix. Its membership is comprised of cartoonists and its focus is comics of all kinds. Begun in 1984 by George Erling.
Contents include: Roger Langridge cover; nine pages of uninked Mike Sagara pencils for an Albedo back-up story he was working on; Manny-Bat, an anthropomorphic Batman/Penguin spoof by Gary Fields; lots more.
Comics and art by Roger Langridge, Gary Fields, Darren Auck, Bill Shut (Jamie Alder), Mike Sagara, Greg Bear (Greg Spagnola), Bruce Chrislip, Bill White, George Erling, Mark Campos, Hank Arakelian, Jim Ryan and Jim Siergey.
Print run: around 25 copies.
Characters in member art include: Knuckles the Malevolent Nun, Underdog and Polly
56 pages, side-stapled magazine. Central mailer: Gary Fields, 1991.
Condition: General storage wear, complete and intact, no tears or markings, tight binding, clean interiors. Please enlarge the images for a closer look.
>> Steven Ogden Collection <<
This item comes from the collection of the late Steven Ogden, fanzine author, publisher, researcher and my friend. Steve was active in fandom (SF/fantasy and comics), including APAs (FAPA, CAPA-Alpha) and publishing for decades under the Spotted Zebra Press/New Spotted Zebra Press banners (with his wife, Vicki). His publications include the massive Brad W. Foster Checklist of Published Works from the 20th Century, Edgar’s Journal, Ouroborus and many others.