[NTG-context] overlay or layer for chapter head.

Idris Samawi Hamid ادريس سماوي حامد ishamid at colostate.edu
Wed Apr 1 21:37:42 CEST 2015

Hi John,

Per Hans' Fwd: I can confirm that this latest post of yours made it to the  

Best wishes

On Wed, 01 Apr 2015 08:19:03 -0600, John Culleton <John at wexfordpress.com>  

> I am redoing a book for a client. Each chapter
> head has a fancy design. I want to reproduce that
> fancy page but still have the "\chapter"
> statement for running heads, TOC etc.
> Is there a way that I can overlay the entire
> chapter first page with a graphic, ideally a one
> page pdf file.
> I have tried workarounds with
> \startstandardmakeup,\writetolist,
> \definemarking etc. but the whole thing is
> getting too complicated. I just want to overlay a
> the entire page with a graphic yet have
> the real content of the page still available for
> TOC, running head, indexing terms etc.
> Any suggestions?

Idris Samawi Hamid, Professor
Department of Philosophy
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO 80523

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