Ink Stains 94: CPL 5 and 6

One of the best zines of the past returns! CPL and John Byrne rule this month! CPL 5 and 6: 1973 Publisher: CPL/Gang Editor: Bob Layton As I say above this column’s banner, CPL was one of the best little zines around in t...
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Ink Stains 93: Ultrazine 17

See early work by Mitch O’Connell, Mark Heike and more in issue 17 of Matt Bucher’s Ultrazine! Ultrazine 17: October 1979 Editor and publisher: Matt Bucher If you read this column regularly, you will have read one i...
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No column for March!

  Hey everyone, I apologize that there is no Ink Stains for March. I am in the middle of moving, so stuff is everywhere and nowhere! I will resume in April, maybe with a double whammy! Have a good, uh…March!   K...
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Ink Stains 92: FOOM 4 and 5

FOOM, the Marvel fanzine, not only has in house fun from the Marvel staff and freelancers, but in these issues, a contest for fans! Fans that included future pros Steve Rude, Doug Hazlewood, and many more!
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Ink Stains 91: Megaton Comics Xmas and more

Gary Carlson and Megaton helped many creators on their way, including Rob Liefeld and Angel Medina. See them in the Ink Stains way back machine! Megaton Comics Explosion and Megaton Holiday Special: 1987 and 1993 Edited by Gary...
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Ink Stains 90: Ultrazine Special 8 (Omniman)

Matt Bucher strikes again, with Omniman in the spotlight! Ultrazine Special 8: July/August 1981 Editor and publisher: Matt Bucher If you have read Ink Stains since the beginning (or was heavily into comic fandom in the late 70s...
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Ink Stains 89: Amra 58-61

The big grandaddy of fantasy fanzines, Amra! Not one, but four issues! Amra 58-61: 1973-1974 Edited and published by George H. Scithers Amra may be the longest, or close to the longest running fanzine of all time. The only othe...
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Ink Stains 88: Phantasmagoria 2

Love incredibly detailed work? Then feast your eyes on Phantasmagoria 2! Phantasmagoria 2: Spring 1972 Editor and publisher: Kenneth Smith Phantasmagoria was one of those zines I was aware of when it was current, but missed out...
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Ink Stains 87: Sense of Wonder 12

All hail the returning champion, Sense of Wonder returns for its 12th and final issue! Sense of Wonder 12: Summer/Fall 1972 Publisher/Editor: William Schelly Confession time! I am up against a few deadlines at the moment; prepa...
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Ink Stains 86: Sense of Wonder 11

Bill Schelly has written a plethora of books on all subjects comics…but first, let’s share his Sense of Wonder! Sense of Wonder 11: Spring 1972 Editor and publisher: Bill Schelly Bill Schelly is one of those rare in...
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Ink Stains 85: Project One

Away from the present day, into the past day…Gene Day and Project One! Project One: 1975 Publisher: William McMichael, Editor: George Breo This column will be slightly different than preceding installments. Since this fan...
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Ink Stains 84: No Sex 8

David Heath Jr. is no longer here, but his great zine, No Sex, lives on! No Sex 8: January, 1978 Editor: David Heath Jr., Publisher: Dan Watson Once again, David Heath Jr (and Dan Watson) bring us the deeply packed (with fun a...
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