Within 30 days of Ghostbusters original theatrical release Mark Lister and Jim Garvey from Swissvale, Pennsylvania spent $10,000 USD ($24,018 USD in 2018) to start and license the first Ghostbusters Fan Club. (GBI Blog Post, June 8, 2014)
Related: Ghostbusters Official Fan Club. (Spook Central)
On that very day (in Summer 1984 or June 8, 2014) the certificate of Anti-Paranormal Proficiency surfaced. The Official Membership Card hadn’t in hi-res glory until Groundhog Day 2018! Ghosthead Lance Dobersek tweeted the following:
Not one to miss an opportunity I asked Lance if he could scan his official card to share with ghostheads. His reply, “Consider it done!”
With very little clean up, here is Lance’s Official Ghostbusters Fan Club Membership Card.
Today I removed Lances name (still feel bad about that) and created a blank so you may all fill in your own names should you choose to print an ID card for all your official Ghostbusters business.
- Columbia Pictures
- Mark Lister and Jim Garvey
- Lance Dobersek