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Post by Commander Clint on Fri Dec 15, 2017 5:56 pm

OFFICIAL STAR WARS FAN CLUB WELCOME LETTERS (1977 - 1985)

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Actual Size :  8 1/2 "  x  11 "

1977/1978

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1980

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1982

The 1982 letters can be found in several color/print variations but they all contain the same content and mention the upcoming release of "Revenge of The Jedi" .

Blue and Blue Ink Variations :

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Address Change :

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1983

The 1983 ROTJ Fan Club welcome letters can be found in several variations :

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Different Font with Black Ink Variation :

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1984

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Please note that the backs of all the welcome letters are plain white .
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Re: FANCLUB PAPERWORK (CARDS , FLYERS , NEWSLETTERS , etc ...)

Post by ourchickenshack on Wed Dec 27, 2017 5:20 pm

OFFICIAL STAR WARS FAN CLUB MEMBERSHIP CARDS (1977 - 1985)

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This first card shown can easily be confused with a Fan Club related item but actually isn't .

On the backs of the first 2 issues of Poster Monthly there was a offer to receive a free Star Warriors Charter Membership Card with the purchase of a subscription to the magazine :

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Star Warrior Charter Membership Card

Actual Size :  3 3/8 "  x  2 7/16 "

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It would seem that the offer for the card was removed from issue # 3 on ...
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Wallet Size Photo

Actual Size : 2 1/4 " X  3 1/2 "

This photo is often confused with a membership card but it is actually the "wallet size photo" that came with the original Fan Club Kits offered .

Original 1977 / 1978 Release

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1977 / 1978 Official Star Wars Fan Club Charter Member Card

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1981 Re-Release

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1980 - 1982

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1983 - 1985

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1987

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Post by ourchickenshack on Mon Jan 01, 2018 8:05 am

Bantha Tacks Fan Club Poster Album Exclusives

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The Empire Strikes Back Poster Album (1980)

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Return Of The Jedi Poster Album (1983)

This Fan Club exclusive was first made available for purchase in Bantha Tracks # 22 November 1983 .

Folded Size : 8 1/2 " x 11 " Unfolded Size : 22 " x 34 "

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Post by the89thchris on Mon Jan 01, 2018 8:15 pm

Very cool, I've come across some Bantha Tracks stuff at a few toy shows, the price seemed high for something that's kinda tough to display, love reading the stuff though.

That membership card from 1987 is pretty interesting, I didn't know that version of the Lucasfilm logo existed that early. The 1996 VHS set still has the generic looking green one at the beginning.

Digital archiving for the win. yay
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Post by ourchickenshack on Thu Jan 04, 2018 5:43 pm

Here is a Fan Club application form that is far more recent but I haven't been able to pin down the year yet sos

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Post by hellhippie on Sun Jan 07, 2018 6:57 pm

very cool addition James and Clint ! funny I had some when I was a child and like the rest of my childhood stuff they are long gone Sad
for sure this thread brings me back

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Post by ourchickenshack on Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:33 pm

Picked up this little 5 1/2 " x  3 1/2 " card which is printed on glossy cardstock :

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I believe it is Fan Club related but haven't been able to pin down when/how it was available scratch

Not even real sure what the hell to call it lol!
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Post by Commander Clint on Tue Jan 16, 2018 2:11 am

Awesome stuff James. The card almost looks like part of a story board? Where they detail how the shoot is going to happen.
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Post by ourchickenshack on Thu Jan 18, 2018 6:41 pm

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] wrote:Awesome stuff James.  The card almost looks like part of a story board?  Where they detail how the shoot is going to happen.

That sounds aboot right Very Happy

I have now added all the fan club forms that are found in the Kenner In product catalogs (and some magazines) to their appropriate places on page 1 of this thread .

Well I say all but its just the ones that we already have in our library - I know there are more catalogs out there still that we don't have yet so there are probably more Fan Club applications to be found Wink
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Post by ourchickenshack on Tue Feb 06, 2018 5:41 pm

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Post by Commander Clint on Tue Feb 06, 2018 6:05 pm

Holy crap, you've been busy. clapping
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Post by Nico on Tue Feb 06, 2018 6:19 pm

Looking good James, great work bro bowwing
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Post by ourchickenshack on Mon Feb 19, 2018 11:20 pm

Thanks Guys  What a Face

Just added a mark Hamill letter to the library on page one of this thread :

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and a ROTJ Poster Album above on this page :

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Post by ourchickenshack on Thu Feb 22, 2018 11:37 pm

More reworking of this thread and photo upgrades has been done  What a Face

Also added some 1983 Fan Club kit items - photos and a decal ...

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and a couple personal reply type letters ...

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Post by Commander Clint on Fri Feb 23, 2018 2:36 am

The last 2 posts have some fantastic items. clapping That poster album is pretty cool.
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Post by ourchickenshack on Tue Mar 13, 2018 4:45 pm

Thanks Clint cheers

Added some more stuff to page one of this thread ...

The earliest Fan Club Welcome letter that I have found so far :

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a ad clipped from a magazine :

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a different colored Fan Club button order form :

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The End Of Bantha Tracks letter :

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Post by ourchickenshack on Tue May 01, 2018 8:15 am

Added a few more neat items to the library :

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Post by Commander Clint on Tue May 01, 2018 6:05 pm

Those are some fantastic pieces. I really liked the questionnaire. It made me laugh a bit. cheers
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Post by ourchickenshack on Wed May 02, 2018 2:20 am

Thanks Clint yay

The one I find humorous is the Sci fi Convention Texas Chili Cook Off - only in America Razz

Its probably one of the most uncommon Fan Club items as well since it was only sent to Texas members scratch
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Post by Commander Clint on Wed May 02, 2018 1:59 pm

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] wrote:The one I find humorous is the Sci fi Convention Texas Chili Cook Off - only in America Razz

Its probably one of the most uncommon Fan Club items as well since it was only sent to Texas members scratch

Yeah, that one was good too. clapping Very regional. Would it have come from the people putting together the sci-fi con?
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Post by grinchy on Wed May 02, 2018 8:06 pm

Really interesting stuff, standout item for me is the letter from Mark Hamill, very cool
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