The Springfield Comic Book Convention will be held on Sunday August 19 at the Route 66 Hotel & Conference Center located at 625 E. Saint Joseph St. This is near the intersection of 6th St and Stevenson Dr. The conventionis opento public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is as always free to get in. Dealers have a huge variety of comic books new and old, as well as toys and related collectibles for sale. If you happen to have old comicbooks sitting around that you no longer want there will be dealers there that are interetsed in buying them. For further information contact Alan at (309) 657-1599 or visit www.epguides.com/comics.