Ad for Tales from the Aniverse by Susan Van Camp and Randy Zimmerman, 1986.

Ad for Tales from the Aniverse by Susan Van Camp and Randy Zimmerman, 1986.

Ad for Second City by Paul Duncan and Phil Elliott, 1986.

Ad for Second City by Paul Duncan and Phil Elliott, 1986.

Ad for The Dungeoneers by Kris Silver and Tim Foster, 1986.

Ad for The Dungeoneers by Kris Silver and Tim Foster, 1986.

Ad for Grips by Kris Silver and Tim Vigil, 1986.

Ad for Grips by Kris Silver and Tim Vigil, 1986.

Ad for The Adventures of Captain Jack by Mike Kazaleh, 1986.

Ad for The Adventures of Captain Jack by Mike Kazaleh, 1986.

Ad for Flaming Carrot by Bob Burden featuring repurposed 1924 art by F.W. Alden, 1986.
This F.W. Alden illustration originally appeared in B.H. Shadduck’s anti-evolution tract Jocko-Homo Heavenbound and was based on an earlier drawing by M.M. Travis.

Ad for Flaming Carrot by Bob Burden featuring repurposed 1924 art by F.W. Alden, 1986.

This F.W. Alden illustration originally appeared in B.H. Shadduck’s anti-evolution tract Jocko-Homo Heavenbound and was based on an earlier drawing by M.M. Travis.

Ad for Unicorn Isle by Lee Marrs, Nicholas Koenig, Romeo Tanghal, and P. Craig Russell, 1986.

Ad for Unicorn Isle by Lee Marrs, Nicholas Koenig, Romeo Tanghal, and P. Craig Russell, 1986.

Ad for Elflord by Barry Blair, 1986.

Ad for Elflord by Barry Blair, 1986.

Ad for The World of Ginger Fox by Mike Baron and Mitch O’Connell, 1986.

Ad for The World of Ginger Fox by Mike Baron and Mitch O’Connell, 1986.

Ad for Wacky Squirrel (parodying a Black Cross ad) by Mike Richardson and Jim Bradrick, 1986.

Ad for Wacky Squirrel (parodying a Black Cross ad) by Mike Richardson and Jim Bradrick, 1986.

Ad for ‘Black Cross’ in Dark Horse Presents #3 by Chris Warner, 1986.

Ad for ‘Black Cross’ in Dark Horse Presents #3 by Chris Warner, 1986.

Ad for Comico’s Jonny Quest series by Phil LaSorda, 1986.
** I am not certain of the artist of this piece. If you are, please let me know who it is so I may properly credit.
** UPDATE: Thanks to Comico co-founder/publisher Gerry Giovinco for informing me that is he “99.9% sure” that this was was the work of late Comico co-founder/publisher Phil LaSorda.

Ad for Comico’s Jonny Quest series by Phil LaSorda, 1986.

** I am not certain of the artist of this piece. If you are, please let me know who it is so I may properly credit.

** UPDATE: Thanks to Comico co-founder/publisher Gerry Giovinco for informing me that is he “99.9% sure” that this was was the work of late Comico co-founder/publisher Phil LaSorda.

Ad for The Dark Gnat Returns by Mark Martin, 1986.

Ad for The Dark Gnat Returns by Mark Martin, 1986.

Promotional ad for Nightstreets #2 by Mark Bloodworth, 1986.

Promotional ad for Nightstreets #2 by Mark Bloodworth, 1986.

Promotional ad for the first book collection of Maus by Art Spiegelman, 1986.

Promotional ad for the first book collection of Maus by Art Spiegelman, 1986.