Wednesday, 30 May 2018

Fantastical and Monsterific LP Record Albums!

A mouthwatering selection of LP records aimed at the speciality market of horror and SF fans from the back section of Warren Publishing Company's magazines. This two-page spread of adverts was published in the October 1974 issue of The Spirit by Will Eisner, along with such must-haves as U.F.O. hobby kits, bendable monster figures, horror Super 8 films, and superhero iron-on transfers.

Unlike the comics themselves which turn up frequently on the second hand market, many of these LPs are rarely seen and almost never heard...

Monday, 7 May 2018

Public Telephones in Kiev, Ukraine 1998

Just found today languishing in an old suitcase crammed with old photographs. A snapshot that I took twenty years ago, sometime in the afternoon, during a short trip to Kiev in Ukraine.

A row of seven public telephones set within egg-shaped moulded plastic wall mounts....