Way back in July of 2009 we first brought you these posters by Roy Linton . After some effort, and then some more effort, we were able to locate Roy and record his memories of “Hobbit Hole Posters,” a collaboration, it turns out, between three Roys: Roy Linton Sr., his son Roy Linton (the voice in this narration) and Roy Funnell, his high school buddy. It’s all in the slide show.

Come back tomorrow for Part II of this story with pictures of Roy and the obsessive collages he’s spent years putting together.

 

4 Responses to Poster Boys Found, Part I

  1. Kate says:

    My mom — who spent some post-college days in Aspen back in the 60s — had a photo of “Ski Vietnam” that we all got a kick out of. Loved the irony.

  2. Hal says:

    It would be great if these were reproduced and available somewhere.

  3. Mary Ellen says:

    It’s fun to to know more about these original and delicious posters. Thanks for delving into the subject, Noel. What became of the original trove? I think they should be in the CSFAC or…?

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