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Roy Rogers comic strip book - request for scans


      Contributed by:tothfans on Wed, February 24, 2010 / 10:02pm CST in News




Hey folks, here is an email I received recently. Can anyone help find good scans of the Roy Rogers strips Toth ghosted in the 60s for an upcoming Roy Rodgers comic strip book?

Here is the email..
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Saturday, February 20, 2010 1:20 PM
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All Star tribute toToth podcast @ sidebar.com


      Contributed by:tothfans on Wed, October 7, 2009 / 2:10pm CDT in News

Inazuma Tiger Posted,
"Hey all,

Just wanted to inform you that Part One of the All Star Toth tribute podcast on SiDEBAR has been posted. Part Two will be posted shortly. It all promises to be an absolutely epic thank you to Mr. Toth!

Please drop in for a listen under Episode 109:

 


Torpedo reprints this month.


      Contributed by:tothfans on Sun, September 13, 2009 / 8:09pm CDT in News


 Neil Polowin, posted;

"fyi, IDW is launching a new set of Torpedo reprints this month, with new english translations by Jimmy Palmiotti and book design by Darwyn Cooke. Each volume will be hardcover, 160 pp.

Volume 1 (Sept 15, 2009):


Official Alex Toth Store open for business


      Contributed by:tothfans on Sat, October 18, 2008 / 10:10pm CDT in News


 
The Toth Estate and Family have launched "The Alex Toth Store".
Dana Palmer (one of Toth's children) told us, "We have been working on the placement of some of Dad's artwork onto doodle pads, t-shirts, etc..  and


Page of the Day


      Contributed by:tothfans on Sun, September 7, 2008 / 10:09pm CDT in News

Hey All,
After being behind all summer, I finally have a new "page of the day" story for everyone. This is the Warren classic "The Hacker's Last Stand" and was contributed by Roberto Zaghi.
Thanks Roberto!
 


Hotwheels


      Contributed by:tothfans on Tue, July 8, 2008 / 10:07pm CDT in News

 Some time in late 1969(?) or 1970, DC comics and ABC created product tie-in comic books and cartoon episodes based on the famous and very popular Mattel toys.
Hotwheels Cartoon
Rumor has it that the cartoon was canceled because it was not much more than a 1/2 hour commercial. As we know Toth


"The Short Circus"
      Contributed by:j_schmo_ on Mon, June 16, 2008 / 9:06am CDT in News
      Last updated: Mon, June 16, 2008 / 12:06am CDT


New code is really bad, huh?


      Contributed by:tothfans on Fri, June 13, 2008 / 7:06pm CDT in News

Ok, Perhaps my new code is a total failure.
No hard feelings on my part if you tell me so.
The site activity totaly dropped off after the new site code was put in place. Some people report having problems, and I'm not able to recreate them on my side to fix them.
The old forum is still available if people


Dave Stevens


      Contributed by:Steveh on Mon, April 7, 2008 / 8:04am CDT in News

Sorry if I'm the last to hear this, as I see we lost Dave back in early March, but the Chicago Tribune published the news in their weekly obituary round-up only yesterday (April 6, 2008).
I'm very saddened to hear Dave was so sick and has succumed to his Lukemia, it's a sad loss to the comic world, I'll miss his work.
S.


New Noel Sickles reprint book - Scorchy Smith And The Art Of Noel Sickles


      Contributed by:tothfans on Fri, February 8, 2008 / 9:02pm CST in News

I suppose this is old news, but I'll post it for those folks who may not have heard. IDW is publishing Scorchy Smith And The Art Of Noel Sickles.
Noel Sickles Scorchy Smith Comic Strip Reprint book


Adventure Comics Digest
      Contributed by:j_schmo_ on Sat, February 2, 2008 / 7:02pm CST in News
      Last updated: Sat, February 2, 2008 / 12:02am CST


You can participate in the new Tothfans.com


      Contributed by:tothfans on Thu, January 31, 2008 / 9:01pm CST in News

After many hours of web development I present to you the new Tothfans version 2.0. This new Tothfans website code allows everyone to participate and contribute content of all sorts in a new and simpler way.

New features:
- Create galleries with images (called "image sets")
- Upload images to other people's image sets
- Post your own articles, news stories, etc.


We're back & no more tothfans.dynu.com ...


      Contributed by:tothfans on Tue, October 9, 2007 / 12:10am CDT in News

It's been a hard summer and fall for tothfans.com!

First, I had a bunch of issues with my internet hosting bandwidth going off-line multiple times, and then the company that hosts the domain name (tothfans.com and tothfans.dynu.com) also went permanently dark and unreachable.

I really thought I was going to lose tothfans.com domain name forever. So after a struggle of 6


Darwyn Cooke's - 'The Alex' tribute comic posted.


      Contributed by:tothfans on Tue, September 4, 2007 / 12:09am CDT in News

Darwyn Cooke has sent us his comic "The Alex" which he created to honor Alex Toth. If you missed this on free comic book day, it now has a home there on tothfans.

Thanks Darwyn!

Thanks also go to John Hitchcock for engaging Darwyn to share it with the site, and


Photos from the Toth Panel @ SDCC


      Contributed by:tothfans on Tue, August 21, 2007 / 12:08am CDT in News

Ruben Procopio sent along some photos of the Toth panel from this year's San Diego Comic con for those who missed it.

The line-up on the panel was; Alex Gray, Jon Mefford, Mark Chiarello, Ruben Procopio, Damon Toth, Eric Toth, David Armstrong & John Hitchcock.

And if you have


Benton Jew - collect Roy Rogers comic strip by Toth?


      Contributed by:tothfans on Mon, August 6, 2007 / 12:08am CDT in News

Hey All. Benton Jew brought up a fantastic idea and challenge to all us Toth collectors - to collect Toth run ghosting Mike Ahrens on the "Roy Rogers" strip.

Benton wrote,

"A few years ago I bought an original Roy Rogers daily that Alex had ghosted for a few weeks. It would be nice to see the series of Toth-drawn ones all together online. I'd like to put out


Simplicity: The Life and Art of Alex Toth Documentary at Comic-con


      Contributed by:tothfans on Mon, July 9, 2007 / 12:07am CDT in News

Just Announced! At this year's San Diego Comic-Con International on Saturday, July 28 @ 3:30-4:30pm see "Simplicity: The Life and Art of Alex Toth".

"Featured for the first time will be the exclusive screening of the documentary Simplicity: The Life and Art of Alex Toth. The documentary will show what made


In Remembrance: Alex Toth


      Contributed by:tothfans on Sun, May 27, 2007 / 5:05pm CDT in News

In Remembrance of Alex Toth: June 25, 1928 – May 27, 2006


Dear John: The Alex Toth Doodlebook up for Eisner award


      Contributed by:tothfans on Sun, April 22, 2007 / 12:04am CDT in News

As posted by Jeff Parker in the Forums, the "Dear John: The Alex Toth Doodlebook" has been nominated for and Eisner award for Best Comics-Related Book.

Post your support for the book and John Hitchcock, Billy Ingram, James Counts and publisher Jeff Parker in the


"Rough Stuff" on Toth


      Contributed by:tothfans on Mon, October 9, 2006 / 12:10am CDT in News

Jesse Hamm posts: "The upcoming second issue of this magazine that showcases comics pencilling has a Toth gallery. Sample here:sample on bobmcleod.com
More details and ordering info here:twomorrows.com


Remembering Alex Toth - Part 3


      Contributed by:tothfans on Mon, September 18, 2006 / 12:09am CDT in News

The third part of the transcript for the "Remembering Alex Toth" Panel at the 2006 San Diego Comic-con is posted.

Thanks again to all of Alex's friends and family members, David Armstrong, Irwin Hasen, Dana Palmer, Eric Toth, Mike Royer, Paul Power, Rubén Procopio, John Hitchcock and Tom de Rosier for sharing with us all.


More Toth coming to stores - Alter Ego & America's Greatest Comics


      Contributed by:tothfans on Sun, August 6, 2006 / 12:08am CDT in News

As posted by Neil Polowin in the forums - "Roy Thomas is devoting an upcoming issue of his Alter Ego magazine to Toth's work, and AC Comics is publishing America's Greatest Comics #16 as a "special all-Alex Toth issue". btw, the latter is listed in the current issue of Previews as item AUG062894 if anyone wants to pre-order."


Remembering Alex Toth - Part 2


      Contributed by:tothfans on Mon, September 18, 2006 / 12:09am CDT in News

The second part of the three piece transcript of the "Remembering Alex Toth - Part 2" panel from the San Diego Comic-con has been posted.


Photos from Comic-con


      Contributed by:tothfans on Mon, July 31, 2006 / 12:07am CDT in News

For more Photos for the San Diego Comic Con, You can visit the Parts Unknown website. Don Stroud has posted photos of the John Hitchcock, Jeff Parker and fellow Toth fans visiting the Octopus Press booth at Indy Island. Also included are some photo's of the Toth Panel.


Remembering Alex Toth - Part 1 (of 3)


      Contributed by:tothfans on Mon, September 18, 2006 / 12:09am CDT in News

The first of a three part transcript of the "Remembering Alex Toth" panel at the San Diego Comic-con is now available.

The panel featured close friends and family, David Armstrong (moderator), Irwin Hasen, Dana Palmer, Eric Toth, Mike Royer, Paul Power, Rubén Procopio, John Hitchcock and Tom de Rosier. It is