in 1974 Racket Shreve was digging next to his 1803 house on Chestnut Street in Salem and saw pottery shards. over 2 summers he excavated tens of thousands of pieces dating from the 1760-1825 period. from these pieces he partially reconstructed about 2000 objects. This is a chamberpot with the arms of George the Third, from about 1780.
Posters that came with Fantastic Films magazine in the late 1970s. FF was an excellent glossy fanzine as good as any other genre mag at the time.
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Fantastic Films magazine issue 3 August 1978. Poster art by Michael Stein Fantastic Films magazine issue 3 August 1978 front cover Fantastic Films magazine issue 2 June 1978. Poster art by Dave Beck Fantastic Films magazine issue 2 June 1978 front cover Fantastic Films magazine issue 1 April 1978. Poster Art by Earl Hokens Fantastic Films magazine issue 1 April 1978 front cover
Waffen SS Captain Karl-Heinz Boska was a recipient of the Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross. He served with SS Division Das Reich and SS Regiment Langemack. In Nov 1943, Boska led a fierce counterattack against the Russians; with his five tanks he knocked out 12 Russian armor, one field gun, and killed 380 enemy soldiers. He survived the war and died at 84 in 2004.