DITKOMANIA


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DITKOMANIA #1XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
published by BILL HALL, 1983

cover: "tim boo ba" by ken hahn
1-page "welcome to ditkomania" by bill hall
XXXIXXreprints panel 2, page 4 of "the man called electro!" from
XXXIXXTHE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #9, feb 1964
4-page "ditko completist checklist
(minus reprints & fanzines)
1-page publication announcement of THE ART OF STEVE DITKO and other ditko-related comments
XXXIXXby bill hall
3-page "reprint review: MARVEL TALES
#146" by chris melchert
XXXIXXreprints panels 4, 5 & 6, page 5 of "the man called electro!" from
XXXIXXTHE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #9, feb 1964




DITKOMANIA #2
published by BILL HALL, mar 1983

cover: "mr. a." by roger stewart
?-page "editorial" by bill hall
?-page "checklist corrections" by mke wileman
2-page "review: the terror of tim boo ba" text and illustrations by ken hahn
5-page "review: "ditko's 'h' series" by christoph melchert
XXXIXXreprints panels 9-11, page 1 of "the deadly alien" from AVENGING WORLD #2, 1973
XXXIXXreprints panels 6-8, page 2 of "premise to consequence" from WHA..!? #3, 1975
XXXIXXreprints panels 4-6, page 3 of "the void" from WHA..!? #3, 1975
XXXIXXreprints panels 8-9, page 1 of "the captive spark" from WHA..!? #3, 1975
XXXIXXreprints panels 11-12, page 3 of "the brotherhood of the collective" from MR. A. #4, 1975
?-page "the mocker" by bill hall



DITKOMANIA #3
published by BILL HALL, 1983

cover: "out of this world" by roger stewart
1-page "indepth index: ADVENTURE COMICS
#s 467-476"
1-page editorial "bill tells all."
4-2
/ 3-page article "ditko &"
XXXIXXreprints excerpt from a gil kane interview from THE COMICS JOURNAL #75
XXXIXXreprints "steve ditko: a portrait of the master" from THE COMIC FAN #2, aug 1965
1
/ 3-page "pango" cartoon by ken hahn
1-page "ditko free classifieds"
1-page review "pacific presents
#2"
XXXIXXreprints (in black & white halftone) ad featuring panel 4, page 7 of "vs. the general" from
XXXIXXECLIPSE MONTHLY #3, oct, 1983
back cover: reprints
(in black & white halftone) pages 2-5 of "the final chapter!" from
XXXIXXTHE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #33, feb 1966

DITKOMANIA #4
published by BILL HALL, 1983

cover: "the creeper" by roger stewart













cover image from the "reprint page" in DITKOMANIA
#14

DITKOMANIA #5
published by BILL HALL, 1983

cover by ken wilson
inside front cover: "note from the publisher"
XXXIXX"where's my copy of ditkomania, earthling?" cartoon by space mann!! (alias michael t. gilbert)
1-1
/ 2-page "gleanings" by roger stewart
1
/ 2-page "more gleanings by bill hall
2-page "indepth index part three" by hall & hajdusek
2 page "letters" by roger stewart and robin snyder, with comments by bill hall
1-page "the fly
#5" by bill hall
XXXIXXprints original, unaltered cover art for THE FLY #5, feb 1984
XXXIXXprints original line art panel 2, page 6 (cropped) and fly figure (rotated) ,
XXXIXX"next issue" panel of "the fly" from THE FLY #5, feb 1984
back cover: prints original line art panel 1, page 13; panel 2, page 4;
XXXIXXpanel 5, page 6 and panel 1, page 2 of "dejavu" from
XXXIXXTHE FLY #4, dec 1983

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