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  • Item #32712584
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    Published May 1950 by Quality.

    Auction Item: Torchy (1949 Quality) 4 GD- 1.8

    • Heavy cover-to-cover water staining.
    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Three Torchy stories and Tess and Ed back-up story. Bill Ward art; Gill Fox cover and art. Cover price $0.10.

  • Item #32492522
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    Auction Item: Transformers (1984 Marvel) 1st Printing 1 CGC 9.4

    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • CGC Serial #0248620022
    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    "The Transformers!" Part 1 of 4. Story by Bill Mantlo and Ralph Macchio. Pencils by Frank Springer. Inks by Kim DeMulder. Based on the extremely popular toyline and cartoon from the early eighties. For centuries, deep in space, on the techno-organic planet of Cybertron, a war has raged. This battle between the benevolent and peace loving Autobots, led by the heroic Optimus Prime, and the malevolent militaristic Decepticons, led by the dangerous Megatron, has now spilled over to the planet Earth. These Robots in Disguise will continue their eternal struggle and mankind is now caught in the middle. NOTE: This series was originally intended to be a four issue limited series. This is a first printing. All 2nd or 3rd printings have a 2nd, 3rd printing notice on inside at bottom of indicia on first/splash page. 2nd printings were done for most issues from #1 to #9. Cover price $0.75.

  • Item #31318892
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    Auction Item: Transformers (1984 Marvel) 1st Printing 1 FN 6.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    "The Transformers!" Part 1 of 4. Story by Bill Mantlo and Ralph Macchio. Pencils by Frank Springer. Inks by Kim DeMulder. Based on the extremely popular toyline and cartoon from the early eighties. For centuries, deep in space, on the techno-organic planet of Cybertron, a war has raged. This battle between the benevolent and peace loving Autobots, led by the heroic Optimus Prime, and the malevolent militaristic Decepticons, led by the dangerous Megatron, has now spilled over to the planet Earth. These Robots in Disguise will continue their eternal struggle and mankind is now caught in the middle. NOTE: This series was originally intended to be a four issue limited series. This is a first printing. All 2nd or 3rd printings have a 2nd, 3rd printing notice on inside at bottom of indicia on first/splash page. 2nd printings were done for most issues from #1 to #9. Cover price $0.75.

  • Item #32712575
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    Auction Item: Turok Son of Stone (1956 Dell/Gold Key) 5 VG/FN 5.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    "The River of Fire" and "The Secret Place." Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Turok Son of Stone (1956 Dell/Gold Key) 121 VF 8.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover price increases to 40 cents. Painted cover. Turok in "Island of the Doomed" Part 1 and 2 in which Turok and Andar help restore a banished leader back as the head of his tribe. Issue also has backup feature "Young Earth - Mystery of the Clay Statues," a one-page text feature "Prehistoric Americans: The Bighorn Hunters." No art/story credits given. All stories are reprints from issue number 74. Cover price $0.40.

  • Item #32984960
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    Published 1952 by EC.

    Auction Item: Two Fisted Tales (1952) Annual 1 PR 0.5

    • Interior is complete. Back cover missing, front cover attached with added staple. Rebound sections separated. Staples added (not manufacturing).
    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    1952 Cover price $0.25.

  • Item #32066690
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    Published Sep 1957 by Atlas.

    Auction Item: Two Gun Western (1956) 12 VG/FN 5.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST
  • Item #32712443
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    Published Oct 2000 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Ultimate Spider-Man (2000) 1 VF- 7.5

    • Signed by writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Mark Bagley with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.
    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Original Edition. Cover by Joe Quesada. Written by Brian Michael Bendis, art by Mark Bagley and Art Thibert. 1st "Ultimate" title, presenting the origin of Spider-man to a new generation of fans. Bendis' crisp characterizations and dead-on dialogue combine with Bagley's years of experience and the ability to continually deliver dynamic super hero storytelling to thrill old and new audiences alike. Cover price $2.99.

  • Item #31646486
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    Auction Item: Ultimate Spider-Man Free Comic Book Day Edition (2002) 1 CGC 9.8

    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Free Comic Book Day Edition.
    • CGC Serial #1220765016
    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Free Comic Book Day Edition. Reprints Ultimate Spider-Man #1.

  • Item #32094494
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    Ultimate Spider-Man Special Edition Lot of 2
    Published 2001

    Auction Item: Ultimate Spider-Man Special Edition Lot of 2

    • Issues 1VF and 2VG of Ultimate Spider-Man Special Edition (2001).
    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST
  • Item #32839904
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    Ultimate X-Men (2001) #1DFSKETCH FN- 5.5
    Tags: X-Men
    Published Jan 2001 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Ultimate X-Men (2001) 1DFSKETCH FN- 5.5

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Dynamic Forces Exclusive "Concept Sketch" Edition. Certificate of Authenticity. Cover price $2.99.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Force (2010 Marvel) 4 VF 8.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    The Apocalypse Solution: Part 4 of 4 - Written by RICK REMENDER Penciled by JEROME OPE√ĎA Cover by ESAD RIBIC 'THE APOCALYPSE SOLUTION,' PART FOUR It all comes down to this! To stop him from bending all reality to his will X-Force must kill Apocalypse. But at a terrible cost. The final set piece: lovers positioned against each other, old friendships irreparably shattered, and the future of the Marvel Universe forever twisted. The story X-fans will be discussing for years to come, the conclusion that will change one character evermore! 32 PGS./Parental Advisory Cover price $3.99.

  • Item #32544266
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    Published Nov 1963 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 2 PGX 8.0 Restored

    • Trimmed
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Trimmed cover.
    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Paul Reinman. No One Can Stop the Vanisher starring Professor X, The Angel, The Beast, Cyclops, Marvel Girl [Jean Grey], Iceman, The Vanisher (first appearance), and Special Agent Fred Duncan, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Paul Reinman; The X-Men face a new foe: The Vanisher! 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32260478
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    Published Jul 1964 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 6 VG- 3.5

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone. Sub-Mariner! Joins the Evil Mutants, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone; Xavier reads a news story about Namor and wonders if he is a possible mutant; Magneto comes to the same conclusion and invades the Sub-Mariner's realm with an invitation to join his Brotherhood; Enchanted by the Scarlet Witch, Namor agrees; The X-Men attack and, during the ensuing battle, Namor decides not to join either team, mutant or no. Cyclops Special Pin-Up Page, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32544032
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    Published Sep 1964 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 7 PGX 8.0

    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Cream to white pages.
    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone. The Return of the Blob, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone; The X-Men graduate from Xavier's school and the Professor tells them that he is taking a leave of absence; He puts Cyclops in charge while he is away and shows him his new mutant detecting machine, Cerebro; Magneto tracks down the Blob and invites him to join the Brotherhood; During a scuffle, Xavier's mental blocks dissolve and Blob remembers the secret of the X-Men; As this happens, the Blob's name lights up on Cerebro and Scott calls the X-Men away from a day of relaxation and back to battle with the evil mutants; During the battle with the Brotherhood, Magneto shoots missiles at the X-Men, even though the Blob is in the line of fire, and the hefty mutant, feeling betrayed, decides to return to carnival life. 1st appearance of Cerebro. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32543918
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    Published Nov 1964 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 8 PGX 6.5

    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone. Unus, the Untouchable!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone; After being attacked by a mutant hating crowd following his heroic rescue of a young boy, Beast gets fed up with protecting a humanity that fears and hates him and quits the X-Men; He becomes a professional wrestler but meets his match when he battles Unus, a mutant who cannot be touched; Unus is trying to leave show biz and join Magneto's Brotherhood so he takes on the X-Men as an initiation; The X-Men barely fend him off and, returning home, they find the Beast has constructed a machine that will actually increase Unus' powers; Thinking him a traitor, the X-Men try to prevent Hank from using the machine, but, once Unus has been zapped and powered up, he finds that he cannot even eat without the food being repelled out of his hands; Beast returns him to his former power level but with the promise that Unus will steer clear of Magneto. The Beast Special Pin-Up Page, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32260346
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    Published Jan 1965 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 9 VG 4.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    "Enter, The Avengers!" Script by Stan Lee, pencils and cover by Jack Kirby with inks by Chic Stone. 1st meeting of X-Men and the Avengers, 1st appearance of Lucifer. Also features a Marvel Girl "Marvel Masterwork" pin-up with pencils by Kirby and inks by Chic Stone. 36 pgs. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32260481
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    Published Jan 1965 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 9 PR 0.5

    • INCOMPLETE. Page missing. Does not interrupt art or story.
    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    "Enter, The Avengers!" Script by Stan Lee, pencils and cover by Jack Kirby with inks by Chic Stone. 1st meeting of X-Men and the Avengers, 1st appearance of Lucifer. Also features a Marvel Girl "Marvel Masterwork" pin-up with pencils by Kirby and inks by Chic Stone. 36 pgs. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #22690691
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    Published Mar 1965 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 10 VG/FN 5.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone. The Coming of Ka-Zar, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone; Even though he is not a mutant, Xavier allows the X-Men to travel to Antarctica and enter the Savage Land to investigate the noble savage, Ka-Zar; They end up having to save Jean and Warren from being sacrificed by the savage Swamp Men; 1st Silver Age Ka-Zar. (The original Ka-Zar appeared in Marvel Comics #1 and Marvel Mystery Comics between 1939 andf 1942.) 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #22690693
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    Published May 1965 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 11 FN- 5.5

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    First appearance of the Stranger. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone. The Triumph of Magneto!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone; Xavier detects an exteremely powerful entity that has arrived on earth and sends the X-Men to investigate; The Stranger tries to acclimate himself to earth customs but runs across Magneto and the Brotherhood; The X-Men arrive on the scene and battle the Brotherhood but the Stranger leaves with Magneto and Toad in the conflict; Without a leader, Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch decide to return home to Central Europe; The X-Men encounter the Stranger once again and Xavier realizes he is an alien; The Stranger explains that he has been collecting mutants from across the universe and takes Magneto and Toad away with him into space. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #31530305
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    Published May 1965 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 11 GD- 1.8

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    First appearance of the Stranger. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone. The Triumph of Magneto!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone; Xavier detects an exteremely powerful entity that has arrived on earth and sends the X-Men to investigate; The Stranger tries to acclimate himself to earth customs but runs across Magneto and the Brotherhood; The X-Men arrive on the scene and battle the Brotherhood but the Stranger leaves with Magneto and Toad in the conflict; Without a leader, Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch decide to return home to Central Europe; The X-Men encounter the Stranger once again and Xavier realizes he is an alien; The Stranger explains that he has been collecting mutants from across the universe and takes Magneto and Toad away with him into space. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32478365
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    Published Jul 1965 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 12 GD- 1.8

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Frank Giacoia. The Origin of Professor X!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby (layouts) and Alex Toth (pencils), inks by Vince Colletta; Cerebro detects a powerful mutant and Xavier fears that he knows who it is; The X-Men prepare the mansion for an all out assault; As the mysterious villain batters his way through the mansion's defenses, Professor X tells his students his origin story and how his step-brother changed from tormenting bully to an unstoppable Juggernaut; 1st appearance of the Juggernaut. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32260349
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    Published Sep 1965 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 13 FN- 5.5

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Joe Sinnott. Where Walks the Juggernaut!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby (layouts) and Werner Roth [as Jay Gavin], inks by Joe Sinnott; Juggernaut has invaded the mansion and the X-Men struggle to take down Xavier's unstoppable half-brother; Human Torch lends a hand and Professor X is able to bring his brother down. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32044754
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    Published Nov 1965 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 14 GD- 1.8

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Wally Wood. Among Us Stalk...The Sentinels!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby (layouts) and Werner Roth [as Jay Gavin] (pencils), inks by Vince Colletta; After their battle with the Juggernaut, Xavier sends the X-Men on vacation; Reading a story in the paper about Dr. Trask and his story on the mutant menace, Professor X calls for a televised debate with the anthropologist; During the broadcast, Trask unveils his Sentinels, robots who were built to capture and nullify mutants, but things quickly get out of hand as the Sentinels proclaim themselves superior to puny humans and prepare to take over; Xavier calls his X-Men to help and they return to battle the Sentinels; When one of their number falls, the giant robots capture Trask and return to their base; The X-Men follow and find a hidden complex complete with devastating weaponry aimed directly at them; 1st appearance of the Sentinels. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32260352
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    Published Dec 1965 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 15 FN- 5.5

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    The origin of the Beast. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. Prisoners of the Mysterious Master Mold!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby (layouts) and Werner Roth [as Jay Gavin] (pencils), inks by Dick Ayers; The X-Men invade the Sentinel's underground complex but are captured; Beast is taken before the Sentinel's leader, Master Mold, and has his mind probed; Master Mold commands Trask to make an army of Sentinels so they can take over the world. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #28719611
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    Published Dec 1965 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 15 GD 2.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    The origin of the Beast. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. Prisoners of the Mysterious Master Mold!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby (layouts) and Werner Roth [as Jay Gavin] (pencils), inks by Dick Ayers; The X-Men invade the Sentinel's underground complex but are captured; Beast is taken before the Sentinel's leader, Master Mold, and has his mind probed; Master Mold commands Trask to make an army of Sentinels so they can take over the world. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32044760
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    Published Dec 1965 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 15 FR/GD 1.5

    • 5" tear in first page.
    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    The origin of the Beast. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. Prisoners of the Mysterious Master Mold!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby (layouts) and Werner Roth [as Jay Gavin] (pencils), inks by Dick Ayers; The X-Men invade the Sentinel's underground complex but are captured; Beast is taken before the Sentinel's leader, Master Mold, and has his mind probed; Master Mold commands Trask to make an army of Sentinels so they can take over the world. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32543102
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    Published Jan 1966 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 16 PGX 8.0

    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. The Supreme Sacrifice!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby (layouts) and Werner Roth [as Jay Gavin] (pencils), inks by Dick Ayers; With the X-Men captured, Xavier heads back to investigate a fallen Sentinel to try and figure out what stopped it; The X-Men escape and battle the Sentinels but it is the timely intervention of Professor X and the self sacrifice of Dr. Trask that stops Master Mold and saves the day. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32542952
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    Published Apr 1966 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 19 PGX 8.5

    • Paper: Off white to white
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    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby (layouts) and Werner Roth, inks by Dick Ayers. Lo! Now Shall Appear--The Mimic!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Werner Roth (as Jay Gavin), inks by Dick Ayers; The X-Men are off to take a vacation when Bobby and Hank tussle with the mysterious Calvin Rankin who beats them by mimicking their powers; Calvin then has an encounter with Jean at a restaurant; Realizing he is dealing with the X-Men, Calvin follows Jean home and asks to join the X-Men; once he has absorbed all of their powers, however, he battles them and captures Jean; The team follows him to his secret hideout deep in an old mine where Mimic uses their combined powers to uncover a machine his father built that will allow him to keep the X-Men's combined powers for good; Realizing something at the last minute, Xavier allows Mimic to use the machine which doesn't give him powers but, rather, strips his mimic powers away; 1st appearance of the Mimic. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32542934
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    Published Jul 1966 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 22 PGX 7.0

    • Paper: Off white to white
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    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Count Nefaria, the Plantman, the Scarecrow, the Porcupine, the Eel, and the Unicorn appear. Cover pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Dick Ayers. Divided--We Fall!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Werner Roth (as Jay Gavin), inks by Dick Ayers; Trying once again to take a vacation, the X-Men are individually drawn to Central Park where they encounter phantom versions of themselves; One by one, they fall to five super powered villains; The X-Men are brought to Count Nefaria's fortress and he tries to convince them to join his plot to steal Washington D.C. and hold it for ransom. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32838911
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    Published Aug 1966 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 23 GD+ 2.5

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Dick Ayers. To Save a City, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Dick Ayers; Count Nefaria, the Plantman, the Scarecrow, the Porcupine, the Eel, and the Unicorn continue their attack; Professor X walks with the aid of metal braces. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32542925
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    Published Sep 1966 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 24 PGX 8.0

    • Paper: Off white to white
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    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Dick Ayers. The Plague of ... The Locust! starring Professor X, Cyclops, Marvel Girl, Angel, Beast, Iceman, Ted Roberts, and The Locust [August Hopper], script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Dick Ayers; August The Locust Hopper wants to unleash a plague of locusts on the world. Letter to the editor from comic inker D. Bruce Berry. 32 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32542919
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    Published Oct 1966 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 25 PGX 8.0

    • Paper: Off white to white
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    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    First full appearance of El Tigra. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. The Power and the Pendant!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Dick Ayers; while taking Jean to Metro College, the X-Men stop to help an orphanage that is on fire; in Central America, El Tigra and co. look for Mayan gold of Kukulcan. Letter to the dditor from Carlos Pacheco (the comic artist?). 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #26705330
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    Published Oct 1966 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 25 VG/FN 5.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    First full appearance of El Tigra. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. The Power and the Pendant!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Dick Ayers; while taking Jean to Metro College, the X-Men stop to help an orphanage that is on fire; in Central America, El Tigra and co. look for Mayan gold of Kukulcan. Letter to the dditor from Carlos Pacheco (the comic artist?). 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32542910
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    Published Jun 1967 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 33 PGX 8.0

    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, John Romita, and Werner Roth, inks by Gil Kane and John Romita; Juggernaut rampages to Factor Three headquarters; Professor X shows Jean a story about the ruby of Crimson Bands; Cameos by Doctor Strange and the Ancient One. Ad for the Merry Marvel Marching Society. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #32838914
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    Published Jun 1967 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 33 VG 4.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, John Romita, and Werner Roth, inks by Gil Kane and John Romita; Juggernaut rampages to Factor Three headquarters; Professor X shows Jean a story about the ruby of Crimson Bands; Cameos by Doctor Strange and the Ancient One. Ad for the Merry Marvel Marching Society. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 42 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover art by John Buscema. If I Should Die...!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Don Heck, inks by George Tuska; the X-Men battle Grotesk the Sub-Human. The End...Or the Beginning?--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Herb Trimpe; Cyclops origin conclusion, the Living Diamond dies; includes Professor X. This issue contains a statement of ownership--average print run 445,763; average paid circulation 266,034. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Published Apr 1968 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 43 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by John Buscema. The Torch Is Passed...!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by George Tuska, inks by John Tartaglione; The X-Men attend Professor X's funeral and are surprised when Quicksilver shows up; Returning to the mansion, the X-Men are greeted by a posthumous message from Xavier passing the torch on to his students; Quicksilver returns to Magneto's lair and is plagued with doubt about leaving the Avengers to rejoin his old master but fears for his sister's health; The X-Men lay a trap and attack Magneto and his Brotherhood but the bad guys quickly gain the upper hand. Call Him...Cyclops!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by John Verpoorten; explanation of Cyclops' powers; Cameos by the Avengers (Captain America, Hawkeye, the Wasp, Goliath, and Hercules). 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Published Jan 1969 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 52 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Marie Severin, inks by Joe Sinnott. Twilight of the Mutants!, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Don Heck and Werner Roth, inks by John Tartaglione; Eric the Red attacks Mesmero and his army; Eric defeats Mesmero and heads toward Magneto, who is injured; Marvel Girl, Angel, and Beast break into Mesmero's headquarters; Iceman gets caught in trap intended for Mesmero. The Crimes of the Conquistador!--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by John Verpoorten; Beast's origin continued. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Published Jan 1969 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 52 VG 4.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Marie Severin, inks by Joe Sinnott. Twilight of the Mutants!, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Don Heck and Werner Roth, inks by John Tartaglione; Eric the Red attacks Mesmero and his army; Eric defeats Mesmero and heads toward Magneto, who is injured; Marvel Girl, Angel, and Beast break into Mesmero's headquarters; Iceman gets caught in trap intended for Mesmero. The Crimes of the Conquistador!--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by John Verpoorten; Beast's origin continued. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #26705399
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    Published May 1969 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 56 FN- 5.5

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover art by Neal Adams. What Is...the Power?, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Tom Palmer; In the Egyptian desert, the X-Men battle the Living Pharaoh and his men; The Pharaoh takes off with Alex and siphons off his mutant powers to turn himself into the Living Monolith; As the X-Men battle the Monolith, Alex turns the tables by taking back his power and more, stopping the Monolith and destroying the ancient temple where he has been trapped; Alex warns his friends to stay away as he has no control over the destructive powers coursing through his body. The Flying A-Bomb!--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Sam Grainger; conclusion of Angel's origin. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #26705414
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    Published Oct 1969 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 61 FN- 5.5

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    1st Printing. Cover pencils by Neal Adams. Monsters Also Weep!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Tom Palmer; The X-Men battle Sauron and his hypnotic powers but the villain gets away and the heroes do not make the connection between the flying dinosaur and Dr. Karl Lykos; Visiting Lykos, they find Alex restored to health and witness a reunion between Karl and his love, Tanya; Tanya's father arrives and forbids their love as the X-Men slink away from the uncomfortable domestic scene; Karl drains energy from Lorna and turns into Sauron once again; Once he changes back into Lykos, he confronts Tanya at their old mountain cabin and seemingly falls to his death as he runs away, afraid of trying to drain energy from the woman he loves. 36 pgs. $0.15. NOTE: JC Penney reprint exits. It can be identified by having a X-Men on Video ad on back cover. Cover price $0.15.

  • Item #26705426
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    Published Feb 1970 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 65 VG/FN 5.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    Cover pencils by Marie Severin, inks by Tom Palmer. Before I'd Be Slave..., script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Tom Palmer; The X-Men make it back to the mansion after their harrowing battle with Magneto only to be commanded inside by Alex and Lorna; They learn that earth is about to be attacked by the alien Z'Nox but a plan has been made to counter the invasion--a plan formulated by none other than the "dead" Professor X; Xavier returns to his charges and explains that Changeling was masquerading as him when he was killed; The X-Men board the Z'Nox space ship and attack but it is the collective power of happy thoughts funneled through Xavier into his students that ultimately drives the aliens off. Letter from comics professional Doug Moench. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Item #32260355
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    Published Aug 1975 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 94 VG 4.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    "The Doomsmith Scenario!" Part 1 of 2. Story by Chris Claremont and Len Wein. Art by Dave Cockrum. It is a changing of the guard at Xavier's School for the Gifted. Professor X's original students are replaced by an all new team of X-Men. The demonic acrobat Nightcrawler, the weather controlling Storm, the iron-skinned strongman - Colossus, the shrieking Banshee, the tribal warrior - Thunderbird, and the dangerous Wolverine have been gathered together from the four corners of the world to defend mankind from the forces of evil, and to vanguard Xavier's dream of mutants and humans co-existing in peace and harmony. However their first mission may be their last. The new X-Men must stop the sinister madman Count Nefaria who has seized control of the United States' strategic missile force. Cover price $0.25.

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    Published Dec 1975 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 96 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    "Night of the Demon!" Story by Chris Claremont. Art by Dave Cockrum and Sam Grainger. Something sinister and demonic stalks the grounds at Xavier's School for the Gifted. The all new X-Men suddenly find themselves as the first and last line of defense against a denizen from the deepest bowels of Hell! Cover price $0.25.

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    Published Feb 1976 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 97 FN/VF 7.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    "My Brother, My Enemy!" Story by Chris Claremont. Art by Dave Cockrum and Sam Grainger. Cyclops and the all new X-Men suddenly find themselves facing off with former allies Havok and Polaris. Who is the mysterious villain that plots and schemes from the shadows? Who is this man that pits brother against brother? Plus, what do Charles Xavier's recurring prophetic nightmares mean for the future of his students? NOTE: 1st appearance of Lilandra (face & name unrevealed). Her face is seen for the 1st time in #102 and her name is revealed in #105 Cover price $0.25.

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    Published Jun 1976 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 99 VG 4.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    "Deathstar, Rising!" Part 2 of 3. Story by Chris Claremont. Art by Dave Cockrum and Frank Chiaramonte. The new X-Men boldly go where no X-Men have gone before as their battle with the mutant hating Sentinels takes to the edge of space and beyond. But before they can stop the madman Steve Lang, the X-Men will come face-to-face with the last people they expected to see! Cover price $0.25.

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    Published Oct 1976 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 101 GD 2.0

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    "Like a Phoenix, from the Ashes!" Part 1 of 3. Story by Chris Claremont. Art by Dave Cockrum and Frank Chiaramonte. In the startling aftermath of last issue's events, the X-Men crash-land back on Earth, but they soon learn that a unbelievable change has come over Jean Grey. Don't miss the rise of the Phoenix! Meanwhile, the team decides to take in some much needed R&R. They head to Ireland to Banshee's ancestral home. However, nothing but danger and death wait for them here. NOTE: 1st appearance of Phoenix, 1st appeance of Black Tom Cassidy, and Juggernaut cameo. Cover price $0.30.

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    Published Dec 1977 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 108 PGX 8.5

    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    "Armageddon Now!" Part 3 of 3. Guest-starring the Starjammers. Cameos by the Avengers, Fantastic Four, and Firelord. Story by Chris Claremont. Art by John Byrne and Terry Austin. On the far side of the universe alone and cut off from their mentor, the X-Men must face their worst nightmares if they are going stop the mad Emperor D'Ken, from unleashing the unimaginable power of the M'Krann Crystal upon the universe. NOTE: This issue marks the first of a long and distinguished run by one of the greatest creative teams ever assembled - Chris Claremont, John Byrne, and Terry Austin. Over the course of the next 36 issues they will go on to tell some of the most prominent X-Men stories. Stories that still resonate to this day. - Odinson, Lone Star Comics Archivist Cover price $0.35.

  • Item #32839067
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    Published Feb 1978 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 109 VF- 7.5

    Starts Sep 7 7:00 PM CST

    "Home are the Heroes!" Guest-starring Vindicator (1st appearance). Story by Chris Claremont. Art by John Byrne and Terry Austin. Wolverine's past comes back to haunt him. The Canadian Government sends a super-agent to bring back the awol mutant. When the super-powered Vindicator arrives at Xavier's institute, Wolverine finds himself in the battle of his life against a man that was once his friend, and the X-Men are stuck in the middle. Cover price $0.35.