Only 6 Days Left - The ilovecomix Archive
Sorry for not posting an update till now. Life has thrown some curve balls at my family the past 2 weeks and I have been out dealing with... Read more
The ilovecomix Archive Newspaper Comic Equipment Upgrades Project
We have just launched another kickstarter to help us improve our scanning capabilities. We see the need to upgrade from a consumer base to professional high grade equipment. You... Read more
A Sneak Preview
The Archive has been working on a new kickstarter for the last few weeks, which we are on the verge of launching. Before we do, we wanted to... Read more
The 8000k Project Beam
Well, Its been a long hard road, there have been some ups and downs with this project. We are slowly moving forward at scanning the massive amount of strips. It... Read more
Long Belated Update
Hello my fellow comics collectors. It has been a long while since we last posted an update and figured its time to send another one. The main reason the ilovecomix... Read more
Scans of the 8000k project
OK, in the last post I added some scans. They are small and very hard to read because kickstarter shrinks them down. We decided to add a folder on the ilovecomix archive site... Read more
What are we doing now - Some Sunday Scans
Hello comic lovers, It's been a while, its been very quiet. A lot has happened over the past few months. We are still here, we are just moving along... Read more
Overdue Update - Something is up our Sleeve
Hello supporters, I am so sorry to keep you in the dark for so long. Were are still here and it has been a very slow process the past 6... Read more
Sorting Loose 60's and 70's papers
Well here is another update, were making a mess sorting the 1960's and the 1970's newspapers that were not from the library someone saved these. Oh seems these... Read more
Pictures of loose comics
Well I am not going to wait till next week, I pulled a few books out and I am going to post the pictures on here that I snapped from the camera. ... Read more
Well I figured I would post a video. We have the digital camera that makes short videos. Enjoy.
Were home and unloaded
OK we have returned home, we have unloaded the lot, ouch. Seem pictures are the best we can do to give an idea of what we received. So have... Read more
Oops we goofed on the weight.
Sorry guys for a few days gap without an update. We just about killed ourselves. Guess we goofed on the weight a little, if calculations were correct we were... Read more
Newspapers - we now have them loaded
Its been a crazy afternoon, we got the truck as shown from the last post. We then headed to the location and started loading the truck, minus the... Read more
Third Stop - we got the Truck
Ok, another update we got the truck here are some quick pictures. Hope to get some pictures online of the papers later tonight.
Second Stop..... No Truck yet
Well, were are just outside of Columbus Ohio, were 200 miles away from getting the truck. Looks like the real fun is just about to start. Oh, I am shocked... Read more
Good early morning everyone, we made our first stop. Bowling green, KY. 300 miles down and counting. Hope to make it to Washington PA, by 12:30 EST. Maybe next update... Read more
AND WERE OFF.....
Quick update, hope to post pictures if possible. Were leaving in a few hours and were going to travel 12 hours to pick up a Penske rental truck,... Read more
WOW, a Wikipedia Entry?
Well someone told me to search my name on Google. I am shocked at the outcome. links to the archive site, a few links to the old blog, a few Wikipedia links on... Read more
The "16,000 Pound Project" .... oops FAIL
Well I figured we should send another update to keep everyone informed. First off, were not a very bright group. Since we started this project we failed to realize... Read more
AWESOME, we made the goal
Another update, THANK YOU EVERYONE. We made our goal with 19 hours to spare. A few have asked, if we are over funded where will the... Read more
Were almost there....
Quick update. Well, we have reserved the truck, wow they are not cheap. I do pray the gas is not around $5 when we head out to get these.... Read more
Better By the Pound
By Roger Langridge
Some of you know that, when I'm not drawing funnybooks for a long-suffering audience (that's you), I like to scan ancient, crumbling newspaper strip cuttings and share... Read more
From the Archives: Internet Treasures - ilovecomix Archives
By Jared Gardner
Last week I suggested I would continue my tour of some of my favorite resources for accessing comics in the public domain by turning to the Digital... Read more
Over half way there!
Ok, an update is needed for the 8000 pound project. May of you have asked what will we do with all the papers after they are scanned. Well if we... Read more
New photos of the Collection
Well, seems the fundraising campaign has started to slow down. Guess everyone is waiting to give. I figured adding some more images would help everyone decide if this was a... Read more
More source images
Well the campaign is going very well in just 48 hours. Since we do not have the equipment to make a video we figured posting more pictures of items from... Read more
Less than 24 hours and 30% funded
WOW, this is amazing. Some of you guys really want this to happen. Less than 24 hours and were 30% towards our funding goal. We can not thank you enough... Read more