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Re: Monster Halloween boxes
« Reply #180 on: January 23, 2019, 03:57:41 PM »
I don't have any originals.


Here are some pics of an original Phoenix Frankenstein Candy box then:









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Re: Monster Halloween boxes
« Reply #181 on: January 23, 2019, 04:31:59 PM »
Here are some pics of an original Phoenix Frankenstein Candy box then:

Oops! I screwed up on the "ingredients" side of the Frank box. The text placement is a bit different than all the others.
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Re: Monster Halloween boxes
« Reply #182 on: January 23, 2019, 09:22:23 PM »
So then you just corrected Phoenix's error, that's all.

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Re: Monster Halloween boxes
« Reply #183 on: January 23, 2019, 10:08:38 PM »
So then you just corrected Phoenix's error, that's all.

Maybe I'll get ambitious and fix it, some day.  :-\
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Re: Monster Halloween boxes
« Reply #184 on: February 11, 2019, 11:56:12 PM »
Welcome to the UMA, ZaiDejrio !   :)

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Re: Monster Halloween boxes
« Reply #185 on: August 13, 2019, 10:03:49 PM »
It's time to resurrect this thread for 2019! This year's boxes are printed and ready for die-cutting and assembling. Right now I'm working on putting together the "stuffing," more of which is custom made this year and, hence, requires more time and effort than in previous years. I'll post previews soon.

In the meantime, I had the opportunity to travel to Chicago for a convention a couple weeks ago, and Svengoolie just happened to be signing autographs at a different event right across the street! Fortunately, I knew this in advance, so I had my box with his face on it that appeared on his show last year reprinted and asked him to sign it for me. He recognized it right away and said, "Are you the one who made these?" Then he called his handler over and said, "Remember when we had these on the show?" The whole exchange was filmed for his "Svengoolie on the Road" segment, but who knows how much, if any, will actually make the cut?

It was a really fun experience. I have the signed box in my vault, right next to the "Creature" box signed by Ricou Browning.

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