The endurance a KISS buying youngster would have needed in 1977 is mind boggling.
Howard The Duck #13 (released June 1977), hitting the news stands the same month as LOVE GUN is released (June 30. 1977), followed soon after by KISS MARVEL COMICS SUPER SPECIAL #1 (September, 1977) and ALIVE II (October 14th, 1977).
Many-An-Advance in Allowances were probably requested that year…