Ad for Stewart the Rat graphic novel by Steve Gerber, Gene Colan, and Tom Palmer, 1979.

Ad for Stewart the Rat graphic novel by Steve Gerber, Gene Colan, and Tom Palmer, 1979.

Two-Face illustration by Gilbert Hernandez from The Comics Journal, 1979.

Two-Face illustration by Gilbert Hernandez from The Comics Journal, 1979.

Promotional/subscription ad for Elfquest #3 by Wendy Pini and Richard Pini, 1979.

Promotional/subscription ad for Elfquest #3 by Wendy Pini and Richard Pini, 1979.

Spain Rodriguez, 1940-2012Image: title page of ‘Durruti’ from Anarchy Comics #2, 1979.

Spain Rodriguez, 1940-2012

Image: title page of ‘Durruti’ from Anarchy Comics #2, 1979.

Promotional ad for Near Myths featuring (clockwise): ‘Radio Comix’ by Alecks Waszynko (Bonk), ‘Time Is a Four Letter Word’ (written and drawn) by Grant Morrison, ‘Kraimer’ by Michael Wilson & Graham Manley, and ‘Luther Arkwright’ by Bryan Talbot, 1979.

Promotional ad for Near Myths featuring (clockwise): ‘Radio Comix’ by Alecks Waszynko (Bonk), ‘Time Is a Four Letter Word’ (written and drawn) by Grant Morrison, ‘Kraimer’ by Michael Wilson & Graham Manley, and ‘Luther Arkwright’ by Bryan Talbot, 1979.