This special double issue features:
BOB BURNS AND THE LEGACY OF FANTASTIC MONSTERS OF THE FILMS—
• PAUL BLAISDELL:MY FRIEND, THE FIEND—Old-time radio fan and author Jim Harmon, relives the formation of FANTASTIC MONSTERS OF THE FILMS and Paul Blaisdell’s significant role in it.
• THE FANTASTIC RON HAYDOCK—Musician/author Miriam Linna provides a history of Ron Haydock, another musician/writer, and his promising rock career of the 1950s with the moderate hit, 99 chicks, to his untimely demise at the grill of an 18-wheeler in 1977.
• KOGAR & THE MAD MUMMY SPEAK!—The Monsterscene staff capture the gorilla known as Kogar, aka Tracy, aka Major Mars, etc., for an insightful look into Boba Burns, perhaps the oldest “kid who won’t grow up” in Hollywood. Illustrated with rare and ultra rare behind-the-scene photos and stills.
• REPRINT ARTICLES—many diverse articles from. FANTASTIC MONSTERS OF THE FILMS are featured.
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