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Gahan Wilson

If you haven’t heard, Gahan Wilson passed away a few days ago. He was one of the best. Back to comic books, I liked these which were not main stream: I especially liked The Creeper. I’d buy weird stuff. For … Continue reading

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Not Just a Pretty Face

You’re probably thinking, after looking at what I wrote about duck comics and Little Lulu, that I’m a little sissy kid way down deep inside. Nothing could be farther from the truth. I bought tons of really mature comics, such … Continue reading

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Little Lulu

Lulu might have been my favorite comic book. And this was when I was a young man. I bought lots of Lulu comics. Lulu was created by Marjorie Buell, and the single panel cartoon appeared in the Saturday Evening Post … Continue reading

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One More Duck Comic

This is from 1989. Don Rosa did the cover. Gladstone had taken over from Gold Key. I don’t know if they were related or not. I infer that Gladstone Gander had his hand in it. Maybe the publishers wanted to … Continue reading

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ski jump

That article about Arild Midthun that I linked yesterday also mentions Tormod Løkling, Terje Nordberg whom I mentioned Tuesday, and Dag Kolstad. Every comics fan in Norway knows who Dag is. On my first trip to Oslo my group went … Continue reading

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Just a few of my duck comics

  Those all were published in the late sixties except Huey Dewey and Louie from 1970. I have lots more.  By the way, there are lots of Duck artists. I believe Don Rosa has retired because of failing eyesight. One … Continue reading

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Comic Books

When I was a kid I spent all my money on comic books. I loved comic books. My father called me and my sister the Comic Book Kids. I had tons. All was bliss until that terrible day. I was … Continue reading

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Terns and Ibis

Two weeks ago – You might know that I’m a bird fancier. I believe that little bird in the first clip was a least sandpiper. The terns are Forster’s terns. There are a lot of them around here. Many more … Continue reading

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About Books

I’ve finally updated the Books page with the info about all the books that are available. If you emailed me about them, you should be hearing from Frau Grace soon. Meanwhile, I will order a bunch of books to sign … Continue reading

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My Toast-A-Lator in Action

I pulled out my Toast-A-Lator this morning because our old friend Connie was visiting from Oregon. We hadn’t seen her in twenty years. You might not remember, but once I wrote about how we were talking one time over forty … Continue reading

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