Queen of the Pulps

That’s a title a few of us would welcome but it belongs to Daisy Bacon, the editor of Love Story Magazine. Laurie Powers (friend and colleague) has written a book about Daisy Bacon Queen of the Pulps: The Reign of Daisy Bacon and Love Story Magazine. Love Story Magazine was one of the magazines from [...]

By |2019-12-10T08:57:14-08:00December 10th, 2019|Reviews|0 Comments

In Memoriam: Howard Cruse 1944-2019

Many people have written eloquently about Howard Cruse in the last week since his death, Andy Mangels, Denis Kitchen and Chip Kidd among others. What I want you to know is something personal about Howie beyond the work and the public life—about friendship, family and love. I lived with my maternal grandparents from the time [...]

By |2019-12-04T11:21:09-08:00December 4th, 2019|Family History|1 Comment

New York Comic Con 2019 Artists Alley J-7

DC Comics Before Superman: Major Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson's Pulp Comics will be available during New York Comic Con 2019 in Artists Alley. Nicky Wheeler-Nicholson will be tabling with Danny Fingeroth. See you there. J-7

By |2019-09-07T11:35:10-08:00October 3rd, 2019|0 Comments

Pint o Comics Radio Show

Nicky Wheeler-Nicholson will be discussing the upcoming DC Comics reprint of New Fun #1 to be released January 2020, the 85th anniversary of DC Comics and New Fun #1 and the 130th anniversary of Major Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson.

By |2019-09-07T10:57:08-08:00September 8th, 2019|0 Comments

DC Comics to reprint New Fun #1: How it all began

Great news from DC Comics! They are publishing a reprint of New Fun #1, Major Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson's first comics magazine published under National Allied Publications. The magazine will be reprinted as a commemorative hardcover, original tabloid size with essays by Roy Thomas and me, Nicky Wheeler-Nicholson. New Fun #1 appeared on newsstands January 11, 1935. [...]

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