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by CliffordMeth
Mon Dec 24, 2007 6:35 am
Forum: Cockrum Corner
Topic: Where Are You Paty?
Replies: 35
Views: 44616

Where Are You Paty?

Paty is doing great -- she visited my family several weeks ago and stayed here.
by CliffordMeth
Mon Dec 24, 2007 6:32 am
Forum: Cockrum Corner
Topic: Dave Cockrum's personal comics 4 sale
Replies: 0
Views: 12978

Dave Cockrum's personal comics 4 sale

I am handling the sale of Dave Cockrum's personal collection and file copies--including X-Men books--for the Dave Cockrum Estate. Interested parties should email me at cliffmeth@aol.com
by CliffordMeth
Fri Feb 09, 2007 2:31 am
Forum: Cockrum Corner
Topic: Dave Cockrum Hardcover Tribute
Replies: 0
Views: 1321

Dave Cockrum Hardcover Tribute

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by CliffordMeth
Thu Dec 21, 2006 4:44 am
Forum: Cockrum Corner
Topic: Dave Cockrum has passed away
Replies: 120
Views: 189721

Dave Cockrum has passed away

Originally posted by Saint Kurt From that point on I knew this place was special and I decided early on that I would protect it at all costs. That was nearly 4 years ago and that decision has been an incredible ride for me for which I have Dave to thank. I used to keep the site running both because...
by CliffordMeth
Tue Dec 19, 2006 5:10 am
Forum: Cockrum Corner
Topic: Dave Cockrum has passed away
Replies: 120
Views: 189721

The Media Honoring Dave

Originally posted by Paty My thanks to all who posted links to articles and who devised memorials to him. He would have been amazed at the brouhaha his passing has stirred up...three columns in the NY Times! sheesh! I KNOW he never expected THAT!!! He thought a blurb in the local paper and a notati...
by CliffordMeth
Tue Dec 19, 2006 4:59 am
Forum: Nightcrawler
Topic: Dave Cockrum Hardcover Tribute
Replies: 12
Views: 27659

Dave Cockrum Hardcover Tribute

Originally posted by mt_rambler Cliff, What is the difference between the lettered and numbered edition. It states premium sketch for the lettered edition and unique sketch for the numbered edition. How are the sketches different? All of the sketches are nice, but Dave really took his time with som...
by CliffordMeth
Sun Dec 17, 2006 1:44 am
Forum: Nightcrawler
Topic: Dave Cockrum Hardcover Tribute
Replies: 12
Views: 27659

Dave Cockrum Hardcover Tribute

The LETTERED edition of this book is almost sold out (just five left). It's not too late to order the numbered edition though... Folks, I'm warning you, THIS BOOK WILL SELL OUT just like the paperback edition did. If you want one, get it now from www.aardwolfpublishing.com
by CliffordMeth
Mon Dec 11, 2006 4:47 am
Forum: Nightcrawler
Topic: "Remembering Cockrum" panel at NY ComicCon
Replies: 4
Views: 2167

San Diego?

Originally posted by Angelique
Why does New York have to be on the other side of the country? :cry
I suspect there will be something similar in San Diego this summer, though I'm not sure if I'll be directly involved.
by CliffordMeth
Fri Dec 08, 2006 9:02 pm
Forum: Nightcrawler
Topic: "Remembering Cockrum" panel at NY ComicCon
Replies: 4
Views: 2167

"Remembering Cockrum" panel at NY ComicCon

It appears I will be moderating the "Remembering Dave Cockrum" panel at NY's ComicCon this February (Sunday, Feb 25 at 1 pm). One of my guests will be CHRIS CLAREMONT. Others to be announced soon.
by CliffordMeth
Fri Dec 08, 2006 2:37 am
Forum: Nightcrawler
Topic: George Perez Joins Cockrum Tribute Book
Replies: 2
Views: 1896

Cockrum Hardcover

I urge everyone to buy this directly from AardwolfPublishing.com -- don't wait for bookshops to have it. You want the maximum profits to go to Paty.
by CliffordMeth
Wed Dec 06, 2006 6:07 am
Forum: Nightcrawler
Topic: George Perez Joins Cockrum Tribute Book
Replies: 2
Views: 1896

George Perez Joins Cockrum Tribute Book

The Uncanny Dave Cockrum Hardcover Aardwolf Publishing will release The Uncanny Dave Cockrum Hardcover in February, 2007. This beautiful, prestige edition will include all of the articles and art tributes originally collected in the now-sold-out Uncanny Dave Cockrum Tribute (2004) but completely ove...
by CliffordMeth
Tue Dec 05, 2006 6:23 am
Forum: Nightcrawler
Topic: Cockrum Tribute / Site Down
Replies: 0
Views: 1583

Cockrum Tribute / Site Down

I was just informed that Aardwolf Publishing's website was hacked. Looks like it will be down for a day or two while things are straightened out. I'm also informed that the Dave Cockrum Hardcover is shaping up with many additional contributions. George Perez and Billy Tucci recently joined the cast ...
by CliffordMeth
Sun Dec 03, 2006 7:29 am
Forum: Cockrum Corner
Topic: Dave Cockrum has passed away
Replies: 120
Views: 189721

Gray Morrow?

Originally posted by MGPetrino To me, Dave was a touchstone of my youth. To lessen my sadness at his passing, I started to think about some things he liked (at least back in 1976, and as best as I recall): Creature from the Black Lagoon Stratego Aurora Models Grey Morrow Douglas Fairbanks Erold Fly...
by CliffordMeth
Thu Nov 30, 2006 3:31 am
Forum: Cockrum Corner
Topic: Dave Cockrum has passed away
Replies: 120
Views: 189721

Dave Cockrum has passed away

Originally posted by MGPetrino For what it is worth, I called both the Style section and the Obituary section of the Washington Post to see if the newspaper was aware of Dave Cockrum's passing. The obit writer was aware, so maybe he will gain a mention in the Washington Post also. It would be a nic...
by CliffordMeth
Thu Nov 30, 2006 3:28 am
Forum: Nightcrawler
Topic: Dave Cockrum Hardcover Tribute
Replies: 12
Views: 27659

Dave Cockrum Hardcover Tribute

Three versions of the hardcover book were announced today. The trade paperback is now sold out.
by CliffordMeth
Wed Nov 29, 2006 6:27 am
Forum: Nightcrawler
Topic: Dave Cockrum Hardcover Tribute
Replies: 12
Views: 27659

Dave Cockrum Hardcover Tribute

As far as I know, the book will only be available at www.aardwolfpublishing.com
by CliffordMeth
Wed Nov 29, 2006 5:35 am
Forum: Cockrum Corner
Topic: Dave Cockrum has passed away
Replies: 120
Views: 189721

The NY Times...

will run a feature obit on Dave tomorrow. The LA Times ran theirs today.
by CliffordMeth
Wed Nov 29, 2006 5:34 am
Forum: Cockrum Corner
Topic: Dave Cockrum has passed away
Replies: 120
Views: 189721

Dave Cockrum has passed away

Good. It was a nice collection of mini-tributes... Oddly enough, there's dozens and dozens of odes to Dave at John Byrne's Forums.
by CliffordMeth
Wed Nov 29, 2006 5:31 am
Forum: Nightcrawler
Topic: Dave Cockrum Hardcover Tribute
Replies: 12
Views: 27659

Hardcover Cockrum Tribute

Jim Reeber (Aardwolf's publisher) said he hopes to have these out by February. I was to see proofs next week, but now I've asked for more time because, following Dave's passing, I want to add even more of his artwork, as well as a new introduction. This book will have everything the first edition (p...
by CliffordMeth
Wed Nov 29, 2006 4:34 am
Forum: Cockrum Corner
Topic: Dave Cockrum has passed away
Replies: 120
Views: 189721

Dave Cockrum has passed away

Has this thread been deleted?
by CliffordMeth
Wed Nov 29, 2006 4:12 am
Forum: Nightcrawler
Topic: Dave Cockrum Hardcover Tribute
Replies: 12
Views: 27659

Dave Cockrum Hardcover Tribute

From Aardwolf Publishing (www.aardwolfpublishing.com): Aardwolf has announced a special, limited Hardwcover Edition of THE UNCANNY DAVE COCKRUM TRIBUTE. Edited by Clifford Meth, this beautifully bound 120-page book will contain dozens of original Cockrum artwork as well as art contributions from Dav...
by CliffordMeth
Tue Nov 28, 2006 4:09 am
Forum: Cockrum Corner
Topic: Dave Cockrum has passed away
Replies: 120
Views: 189721

Dave Cockrum has passed away

The LA Times contacted me today about Dave. Then Entertainment Weekly called. Dave's reach and reputation was wider than he ever imagined.
by CliffordMeth
Mon Nov 27, 2006 1:40 am
Forum: Cockrum Corner
Topic: Dave Cockrum has passed away
Replies: 120
Views: 189721

Dave Cockrum has passed away

Paty & I just hung up. She requested that, in lieu of flowers, contributions are made to ACTOR, a cause/organization that she and Dave believed very strongly in.

Please add this memo to any postings regarding Dave.

Cliff
by CliffordMeth
Sun Nov 26, 2006 11:10 pm
Forum: Cockrum Corner
Topic: Dave Cockrum has passed away
Replies: 120
Views: 189721

Dave Cockrum has passed away

The Last Days of Dave Cockrum My very first column at SBC dealt with Dave Cockrum. I was pissed off at the time because Dave lay in a hospital bed at a neglected Bronx V.A. facility and didn’t have two nickels to rub together. Despite the fact that he’d created a good portion of the X-Men charac...