December 2012

Subscriber Copies Shipping Next Week: BLOOD ‘N’ THUNDER #35

Posted in Blood 'n' Thunder on December 28, 2012 @ 10:32 am

Copies of the new Blood ‘n’ Thunder have started rolling off the press, and the first batch of subscriber copies ships next Monday, with others to follow after New Year’s Day. This issue has been a long time coming (for reasons previously given in this space) but, as always, I’ll believe you’ll find it well […]


There Are Only A Few Days Left In Murania’s First Year-End Sale!

Posted in Murania Press on @ 10:19 am

I’m delighted that so many of you have taken advantage of the first Murania Press Year-End Sale to fill the holes in your collections of Blood ‘n’ Thunder and our other books. All but two or three of the orders placed thus far have already been filled, and the others will ship today or Monday. […]


75th Anniversary Edition DVD: Republic’s DICK TRACY (1937)

Posted in Serials on December 26, 2012 @ 3:25 pm

One of the downsides to being a lover of obscure movies is that, with so many of them either commercially unavailable or lost altogether, you have to settle for whatever you can get: scratchy and splicy 16mm prints, maybe, or bootleg VHS and DVD copies several generations away from the original elements. So it’s almost […]


Murania’s New Mailing Address

Posted in Murania Press on December 21, 2012 @ 3:23 pm

For those of you who would like to take advantage of our Year-End Sale without using the Paypal option of our Shopping Cart function, we have a new address to which you can send checks or money orders. No, the location of Murania hasn’t changed: the Phantom Empire is still thousands of feet under ground, […]


This Year’s Two Top Stocking Stuffers (Provided You Have Big Stockings)

Posted in Recently Read on December 20, 2012 @ 6:17 pm

Christmas came a little early this year, and I’m delighted to see that jolly old St. Nick hasn’t lost his touch: He still knows the type of present this good little boy likes to find under the tree. And I suspect most of you will feel the same way about these particular gifts. . . […]


Murania’s First Year-End Sale!

Posted in Murania Press on December 18, 2012 @ 2:15 pm

For these last two weeks of December only, all Murania Press publications — Blood ‘n’ Thunder, Western Movie Roundup, the Classic Pulp Reprints series, and our other books — are being made available at reduced prices. Every item in our catalog has been marked down at least 20 percent for this special year-end sale (some […]


Murania On The March Once More!

Posted in Blood 'n' Thunder,Movies,Murania Press,PulpFest,Pulps,Serials on December 14, 2012 @ 4:34 pm

I can hardly believe it’s been more than six weeks since I last updated this blog. Hurricane Sandy, which was just about to strike New Jersey when last I posted here, spared my immediate neighborhood but wreaked havoc nearby; we were dealing with power outages, blocked roads, and long lines at gas stations for weeks […]


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