Monday, December 18, 2017

Malayalam Indrajals........

Got a bundle of Malayalam Indrajals today. Real happy because I am getting Bahadur issues for the first time.......




Saturday, December 16, 2017

The Three Investigators .........

Alfred Hitchcock presents:The Three Investigators ; My childhood was
dominated by this issues and works
By Enid Blyton and Willard Price.
          But I loved the adventure, excitement and detective action by the trio Jupiter Jones, Pete Crenshaw and Bob Andrews.Of course the great
Alfred Hitchcock makes guest appearances too in these novels. I have quite a few titles from these vintage works.......

Monday, November 13, 2017

Phantom poster......

A special poster from Frew"s
1000th issue,an annual. This
Was given by a dear friend.....

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Indrajal Ad of 1968......

An Indrajal Trivia, in reality a Piece Of Indrajal History really with an Ad from 1968 from an Indrajal comic (#71) Informing about an Industrial strike which has caused delay of this particular issue. I remember that another Industrial strike caused the abandonment of Two issues: 123 and 124 If I am right in 1970......



Saturday, September 16, 2017

#1 issues of Smart and Better Photography"

#1 Issue of "Smart Photography" and "Better photography" 

                          I was real happy to get hold of the very First issues of two leading Photography magazines from India. Better and Smart photography. I still remember how i got Interested in
Photography after getting hold of a Second hand "Better photography" mag in 2005. I am also greatly indebted to these magazines as nearly 8 Photographs of mine are featured in these mags.......

"Better Photography" #1 issue  June  1997.
"Smart photography" #1 issue  April 2005.




Saturday, June 17, 2017

Milo Chess, Cricket Sets.....

Milo Chess, Cricket Sets, milo pocket books ......

     Milo and boost used to give out some lovely items along with their items periodically. In the early 2000 , milo used to give out these goodies along with their products. Real happy that I was able to preserve these.......











Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Binaca Toys

Binaca Toys





These small animal figures has a history. They came in Packets of Binaca tooth paste in the 1970s. To my knowledge There were around 50 to sixty various figures. Some figures were repeated in different colors too. It was a craze for the boys of that time to collect these. They came to a sudden stop when Binaca went out of business, though they tried to hang on by changing the name to Cibaca......