Question about WGO fanzine early issues

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Question about WGO fanzine early issues

Post by falconwhit » 01 Oct 2021 05:44

Did the first three issues of What Goes On come out with different color covers, or were there different printings? Olivier's page only shows one version for each issue http://olivier.landemaine.free.fr/vu/bi ... zines.html but I keep seeing other versions.

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Re: Question about WGO fanzine early issues

Post by dial4 » 02 Oct 2021 16:01

I owned all of them but in the same colors pictured here.

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Re: Question about WGO fanzine early issues

Post by falconwhit » 04 Oct 2021 02:03

Thanks dial4. I sometimes see issues on ebay with different color covers and can't tell if they're bootleg copies or different runs or variations. If anyone else has any insights..,

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Re: Question about WGO fanzine early issues

Post by Sheila Klein » 04 Oct 2021 02:23

There were some minor color variations, due to multiple press runs at differing printers. If you show me a pic of one, I might be able to tell if it's a printing I did or an unauthorized one.

--Phil M.

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Re: Question about WGO fanzine early issues

Post by lurid » 04 Oct 2021 13:41

I also have a complete set which are the same colours as the ones on Olivier's website

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Re: Question about WGO fanzine early issues

Post by falconwhit » 04 Oct 2021 20:23

Hi Phil,
I just emailed you with a scan of the cover. Let me know what you think.
Thanks!
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Re: Question about WGO fanzine early issues

Post by alfredovu » 08 Oct 2021 10:58

Phil , sure you remeber I asked you privately a year ago a similar question .
I do have WGO #2 with Yellow Cover&Back and one with a Red Cover and White Back.

While the yellow cover/back wrap all the pages of the issue, the Red Cover is only for the front, the back is just the last page printed in paper not cardboard

https://i.ibb.co/jwhqFZ6/WGO-2-VERSIONS.jpg

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Re: Question about WGO fanzine early issues

Post by marukomu » 12 Oct 2021 18:17

If anyone has a spare copy of issue 3 please let me know. That one seems to be the most elusive.

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