August 2014

On My Way to Cinecon

Posted in Uncategorized on August 27, 2014 @ 9:44 pm

In 1974, shortly after my 21st birthday, I drove to New Haven, Connecticut with some film-buff friends to attend something called Cinecon 10.  It was advertised as a convention for devotees of silent and early sound movies. The core membership was comprised of private collectors who shared 8mm and 16mm prints from their holdings.  Musical […]


BLOOD ‘N’ THUNDER #41 (Summer) Now Shipping To Subscribers

Posted in Blood 'n' Thunder on August 14, 2014 @ 9:46 pm

I’m just back from Ohio and PulpFest 2014, which was an unqualified success. Still working on a convention report, but in the meantime I want to report that subscriber copies of Blood ‘n’ Thunder #41 (Summer 2014) are beginning to ship from the printer. Although the last issue was egregiously tardy in reaching some subscribers, […]


PulpFest: Just One Week Away!

Posted in Blood 'n' Thunder,Conventions,PulpFest on August 1, 2014 @ 3:03 pm

By this time next Friday I’ll once again be surrounded by tens of thousands of old pulp magazines, and an equal or greater number of vintage hardcovers, paperbacks, digests, fanzines, and related collectibles. Where might this be, you ask? Why, Columbus, Ohio’s Hyatt Regency hotel, of course. That’s the venue for PulpFest, an annual gathering […]


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