(I originally posted this to alt.guitar, but I though this group might enjoy it.) On 19 Aug 2003, "Fearless Freep" <email@example.com> wrote in news:cnp0b.209633$EQ5.firstname.lastname@example.org: > Well, the first issue of GP I ever saw had Joe Walsh on the cover. > I think it had to be sometime in 1975. May? June? For some reason > I think it was late spring or early summer. This is pretty > specific stuff to be pulling out of my head more than 25 years > later, but I'm *pretty* sure. Good memory! You were right about the dates. I found some of them. You can see scans of them here: http://www.channel1.com/users/lsprague/fenderads/ This is the storybook ad campaign, which I guess is different than the one animal ads asked about in the original post. I'll look some more for those while I have the magazines out.