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Better late then never.. had this one partially done then some technical difficulties put a spanner in the works....




..hopefullly the inclusion of some Robert Williams art and covers should make up for it.








This guy is bonkers.



 The blog got 15,000 hits as of today. Thanks to everyone who has clicked on here and/or commented. This is just something I do for myself but it's good to know that other people are looking at it and hopefully enjoying it as well.

-O.D.G.











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