Obituary: Joe Sarno

Comic book fan Joe Sarno died on March 18. Sarno was a founder of both The Fantasy Collectors of Chicago and the Chicago Comic Con, which was eventually sold to Wizard World. In 1971, he opened one of the country’s first comic book stores, The Nostalgia Shop, initially in his basement before moving to a store front and eventually becoming Comic Kingdom, which closed in 2003.

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