Maywood, NJ: Hard Times, 1984. 4to, offset printed on coated stock and saddle-stapled. Illustrated with b/w reproductions.
Debut issue of the punk fanzine out of New Jersey which focused on hardcore, but also included coverage of other genres as well as political material. This issue includes interviews with Samhain, Hüsker Dü and Charlie Harper (Subs), and two articles on Nicaragua - one reprinted from Brigadista Bulletin.
A good only example, with some faint coffee staining to the lower 2" of the cover and the first half or so of the pages. Item #29246