Tag Archives: Star Trek

A "Cover Story" That Changed My Life

A "Cover Story" That Changed My Life

Character Collectibles: November 2017 By J.C. Vaughn Sometimes a comic book cover can change your life. Weird, but true. It’s happened to me more than once, if you can believe it. First, a bit of background. If you’ve ever been a serious comic book fan or even known one very well, you’ll already know that […]

Psychedelic and Beyond: Overstreet Looks at Concert Posters

Psychedelic and Beyond: Overstreet Looks at Concert Posters

Comic Book Characters and Collectibles By J.C. Vaughn The four-day event ran from Thursday, October 6 through Sunday October 9, 2016. Industry news site ICv2.com initially reported the 11% increase over last year’s attendance. The growth in attendees was accomplished by selling more single day tickets, particularly for Thursday, quoted ReedPop’s Lance Fensterman, and added […]

Forgotten and Unknown Star Trek

Forgotten and Unknown Star Trek

Forgotten and Unknown Star Trek By J.C. Vaughn With Star Trek Into Darkness in movie theaters and recent record prices paid for Star Trek TV props, it seems like a great time to delve into two of the historic franchise’s lesser known iterations, the Star Trek comic strip and the ill-fated second Star Trek television […]

Ken’s Korner: Ten Commandments ‘tablets’ sell for $60K

Ken’s Korner: Ten Commandments ‘tablets’ sell for $60K

Ken’s Korner: Ten Commandments ‘tablets’ sell for $60K News and Views from the World of Antiquing and Collecting By Ken Hall The fake stone tablets from the 1956 Hollywood blockbuster The Ten Command-ments sold for $60,000 at an auction held in Calabasas Hills, California, titled Drama, Action, Romance: The Hollywood Auction.  The tablets are fake, […]

Ken's Korner: Casino’s latest buy: ‘Captain Kirk’s’ kidney stone

Ken’s Korner: Casino’s latest buy: ‘Captain Kirk’s’ kidney stone – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – April 2006 GoldenPalace.com is well known for buying up the oddest of the odd in online auctions, like that half-eaten grilled cheese sandwich bearing an image of the Virgin Mary ($28,000); and a cane supposedly possessed by the […]