Fourth of July, 1971. Five awkward, young men drive to New York City to attend the '71 comic convention in search of love, sex, art, comic books and a glimpse at the city's wicked underbelly. What they encounter changes their lives forever. Visit a pivotal time as comics change from a business to an art form. Meet Allan Caldwell, comic artist, blacklisted since the 1950s for his testimony to the U.S. Congressional Inquiry. Tour the greatest city in America during a period of social disintegration. THIS ISSUE: Hot Dog, French Fries and an Egg Cream. Allan Caldwell exhibits a depraved genius while drawing at his convention table. Meanwhile, two of Harold��s friends enjoy themselves exploring Times Square. Another friend is busy buying up old comic books to get in on the ground floor of the growing hobby.