I took this photo of my friend Bill Stiteler this morning, just before his untimely death. I wish I'd explained to him that it's not always a good thing when people return from the dead at Easter.
I love this one of Mike Dringenberg drawing because of all the mint Sandman #1 and Black Orchid #1s in front of us.
Another Hanley photo (Chris Conroy took 'em): me, looking truculent. Black Orchid poster. Dec 1988 Sandman #1 signing
The signing line. It was about a dozen strong, as I remember. First American signing ever, Dec 1988 for Sandman 1.
Mike Dringenberg and I had huge piles of SANDMAN 1 in front of us. Most were unsigned...
December 1988. Jim Hanley's Universe on Staten Island. Mike Dringenberg & I sign copies of Sandman #1.
Going through some old notebooks. Here's the zeroth draft of a famous scene from The Doctor's Wife...
On the wall of The Golden Notebook in Woodstock, NY. They have copies of Hansel and Gretel there, signed by me.
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