(Chicago): (Coolest Retard), (1982). First Edition. Wraps. 4to. Side-stapled stiff wraps. Side staples removed but both covers and all pages present and not otherwise damaged. Minor wear, lower edge of front cover toned. Very good. Very good. Item #22833
Early Chicago punk and new wave fanzine, whose 23-issue run lasted from 1979 to 1983. No. 19 features interviews with Hüsker Dü and Robyn Hitchcock, live reviews of Black Flag and others, and articles on Orange Juice and the Damned. Also includes a diatribe against anti-punk parents on the Donahue show and a moderately robust defense of "Blitzers"/New Romantics.