Early comics fanzine from Texas. Contents include: “The Best of Two Worlds” article on the history of DC Comics’ Flash characters; review of Flash Gordon on the Planet Mongo (a Big Little Book); review of 1943’s Comic Cavalcade #3; sales lists; more.
Artists include: Danny Crowe, Ken Browning, Lucien Kettle, Ronn Kettle
Writers include: Tommy Prouty, Lucien Kettle
Listed as Scarce in Dale’s Comic Fanzine Price Guide.
Print run: 75 (according to Steve Ogden’s documentation)
Previously from the collection of John and Tom McGeehan (“House of Info”).
Characters in fan art include: Flash (Golden/Silver), Elongated Man, Hawkman, Flash Gordon, Wonder Woman, Golden Age Green Lantern, Johnny Thunder, Liberty Belle, Shining Knight, Atom, Spectre, Kid Flash, Captain Cold, Mirror Master, Captain Boomerang, Trickster
Ditto, 29 printed pages, side-stapled magazine. Published by Texas City Comi-league, 1963.
Condition: General wear, complete and intact, no tears, some writing on back, horitzontal crease from original mailing, back cover self-mailer unused, binding is good, clean interiors. Ditto quality is good. 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.