John Dowie and Hunt Emerson signing

3 September 1988

At this Forbidden Planet event, comedian John Dowie demonstrated the wit that had earned him the reputation as one of the funniest acts around, and then he and artist Hunt Emerson signed copies of John's book Hard to Swallow: The Abandoned Comedy Routines of John Dowie.

(Below) John Dowie. (Bottom) Hunt Emerson.

John Dowie and Hunt Emerson

John Dowie and Hunt Emerson

If you have any pictures of this event, please share them with us by clicking the button below.


Were you at this event? Share your memories in the comments below.