Saturday, April 4, 2009

Comics Ad from August, 1979!

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This house ad was simply promoting Cap's comic book!

Friday, April 3, 2009

Comics Ad from August, 1976!

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This page features a very cool Captain America mirror!

Thursday, April 2, 2009

Comics Ad from August, 1976!

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Lots of t-shirts here with Cap on them!

Wednesday, April 1, 2009

FOOM Poster by Jim Steranko!

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Cap's joined here by many of the other Marvel characters!

Monday, March 30, 2009

FOOM Magazine #7 Cover!

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FOOM (Friends Of Ol' Marvel) was Marvel Comics' 1970s fan club, and FOOM Magazine was the in-house fanzine you could subscribe to! Here Cap's joined by fellow Avengers .

Sunday, March 29, 2009

Easy-Show Movie Projector!

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Back in the 1960s and 70s, when home video was unavailable (or ridiculously expensive), the only way kids could watch cartoons when they wanted to was with toys like Kenner's Easy-Show Movie Projector, which used film loops so there was no film threading involved! I'm pretty sure this came with abridge versions of the cartoons shown on TV.