Cover Image Property of PUBLISHER
Spring 1999:Vol.#3:Issue# 1
Page Count: 114

  • TABLE OF CONTENTS
    • Opening Words
      by
    • Advertiser's List
    • Noah's Ark
    • Self Portraits:
      Denis Richard Shaw, Nelleke van der Berg Huygen, Sigrid Skomudek, Lana Rickabaugh, Anne Kane
    • Let's Talk Teddy Bears
      by Beverly Port
    • International Toy Fair, NYC
      by John Paul Port
    • Artist Profile: Barbara Conley
    • Linda's Teddy Bear, Doll and Antique Toy Show, San Diego, CA
    • Artist Profile: Mark Rodriques
    • Teddies Texas Style, Dallas, TX
    • Store Profile: Dolls and Bears of Charlton Court
    • Artist Profile: Linda Giesecke
    • Teddy Bear Spring Training, Mesa AZ
      by Susan Brodsky
    • Artist Profile: Bette Carter
    • Aurora "BEAR"ealis, Seattle, WA
      by Pat Moore
    • Artist Profile: Luckye Medford
    • The Bear Sleuth
      by John Paul Port
    • Twin's Teddy Bear Army Heading to Sotheby's
    • Bear Appreciation Price Guide
    • Theodore B. Bear Says
    • Kimbearlee's Kreative Musings
      by Kimberlee Port
    • Epicurean Teddy
    • Broken Things Can Be Fixed
      by Pat Johnson
    • John's Top Ten List
    • Cartoon
    • Harry's Heroes: "Gulliver" and Cindy Anshutz
    • Roosevelt Page
    • "Benson" Bear Pattern
      by Denis Shaw
    • What's a Bear to Do?
    • Calendar of Events

Magazine Title: Teddy Today
Editor(s): Denis R. Shaw and John Paul Port
Publication Frequency: Quarterly
Began Publication: Spring 1997
Ended Publication: Unknown
Published by: Denis R. Shaw and John Paul Port, La Honda, CA
Average Page Count: Unknown
Magazine Dimensions(ht. x w.): 8 1/2" x 5 1/2"
ISSN: Unknown

NOTE: ALL COVER IMAGES THIS PAGE ARE PROPERTY OF
PUBLISHER, but are scanned from my private collection.

SUMMARY: This is a square bound black-and-white digest self-published by the editors and focuses on teddy bear collecting. While the photos may be black-and-white, they are printed on crisp paper(not newsprint) and are excellent quality. This is a well done publication, though it almost certainly suffers the same problems as Indy comics because of the lack of color. There are a lot of artist profiles and a token pattern in the back. If you're a die-hard arctophile, I believe it would be useful to you. I especially liked the article on repairing a very worn teddy.

They have a website: http://www.teddytoday.com/ and back issues and subscriptions are still offered.

Anyone with more information about this publication, or has issues to donate or sell, can contact me through My Contact Page.



Back to Top