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    Auction Item: Tip Top Comics (1936) 1 CGC 7.5

    • Paper: Off white to white
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    • Label #1350298002
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST
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    Published Apr 2015 by Image.

    Auction Item: Tithe (2015 Image) 1A CGC 9.8

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    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0260723028
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Written by Matt Hawkins. Art and Cover by Rahsan Ekedal. A heist story unlike any before! Mega-churches are being robbed for millions of dollars by a crusader hacker group known as Samaritan who is giving the money to causes they deem more worthy. This modern day 'Robin Hood' is being pursued by two FBI agents who actually admire their quarry but want to stop the theft before it escalates. 28 pages, full color. Rated T+ Cover price $3.99.

  • Item #38217587
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    Published Jul 1952 by Harvey.

    Auction Item: Tomb of Terror (1952) 2 GD+ 2.5

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover by Lee Elias. Edited by Leon Harvey. Stories by Lee Elias, Vic Donahue, Joe Certa, Moe Marcus, Rocco Mastroserio, and Rudy Palais. Startling stories of shock and horror—a veritable Tomb of Terror! 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Item #38483600
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    Published Oct 2004 by Top Cow.

    Auction Item: Tomb Raider (1999) 45 FN 6.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    (W) James Bonny (P) Michael Choi (Col) Tyson Wengler (Cov) Adam Hughes INNER DEMONS?After discovering that she's been targeted for death by a powerful foe, Lara Croft is determined to sharpen her fighting skills. She seeks out the Dark Master, a legendary figure shrouded in mystery, who is as skilled in the art of physical combat...as he is in the ways of mysticism. FC, 32pg$2.99continuing series Cover price $2.99.

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    Auction Item: Transformers (1984 Marvel) 1st Printing 1 FN+ 6.5

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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 #36812327
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    Published Feb 1952 by EC.

    Auction Item: Two Fisted Tales (1950 EC) 25 VG/FN 5.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    "Mud" (art by Jack Davis), "Bunker Hill" (art by Wally Wood), "Corpse on the Imjin" (art by Harvey Kurtzman), and "Buzz Bomb" (pencils by John Severin, inks by Bill Elder). One-page bio (with photo) of Davis. Kurtzman cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Item #37965551
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    Auction Item: Ultimate Spider-Man (2000) 1A CGC 9.6

    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case
    • Label #1263188011
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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.

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    Auction Item: Ultimate Spider-Man (2009 2nd Series) 160F CGC 9.8 SS

    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Signed by Stan Lee on 03/17/2012. Sketch Cover.
    • Label #1114431001
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Limited 1 for 200 Sketch Variant Cover by Joe Quesada Written by Brian Michael Bendis Art by Mark Bagley CLASSIFIED 32 PGS./Rated T+ Cover price $3.99.

  • Item #38381132
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    Tags: Ultimatum (part 03A)
    Published Apr 2009 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Ultimate X-Men (2001) 100A CGC 9.8

    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Includes Dynamic Forces Certificate.
    • Label #0980044003
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover by ED MCGUINNESS. Final Issue - Ultimatum tie-in - Written by ARON E. COLEITE Penciled by MARK BROOKS. SERIES FINALE! Ultimatum tie-in! Xavier's School for Gifted Students was a sanctuary for young mutants...but in the wake of Ultimatum, it's starting to look more like a graveyard. Don't miss this groundbreaking series' final issue as the scattered X-Men pull together to stand united in the face of extinction! 32 PGS./Rated T+ Cover price $3.99.

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    Auction Item: Ultimate X-Men (2011 Marvel) 1AU CGC 9.8

    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Includes Dynamic Forces Certificate.
    • Label #0957995031
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Not Polybagged! Cover by KAARE ANDREWS Written by NICK SPENCER Penciled by PACO MEDINA The biggest mutant cover-up has gone public as the true history of the x-gene is revealed. As an identity crisis rocks the mutant world, the mistrust between man and x-man gets deeper. But a bigger question remains: who are the X-Men? Nick Spencer and Paco Medina make their thunderous Ultimate debut in one of the most anticipated series yet! Cover price $1.00.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny Avengers (2012 Marvel Now) 1NYCC CGC 9.8

    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • New York Comic Con Edition.
    • Label #1127176016
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    New York Comic Con Edition. Cover by Sara Pichelli (W) Rick Remender (A) John Cassaday THIS IS IT! The greatest era of the Marvel Universe starts here! From the ashes of AvX an all-new, all-different Avengers assemble! Dive headfirst into Marvel NOW! as the superstar dream team of Rick Remender (Uncanny X-Force, Venom) and John Cassaday (Astonishing X-Men, Captain America) deliver high stakes action in UNCANNY AVENGERS #1 - sporting a jaw-dropping cover by Cassaday! No fan can miss the blockbuster debut of an all-new Avengers team featuring members from all across the Marvel Universe...a team uniting Avenger and X-Man alike! Captain America begins his quest to create a sanctioned Avengers unit comprised of Avengers and X-Men, humans and mutants working together - so why is Professor Xavier's dream more at risk than ever? The funeral of one of Marvel's greatest heroes! The first attack of the most loathsome villain in history will quake the Marvel Universe forever! But following the devastating events of Avengers VS X-Men, can Captain America pull together a team that can get along for its first mission? Cover price $3.99.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny Tales (1952 Atlas) 40 GD- 1.8

    • Cover detached, 1" spine split from bottom of comic, corner piece detached and re-adhered with tape on interior cover.
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Edited by Stan Lee. Cover by Carl Burgos. Stories by Dick Ayers, John Forte, John Severin, Ed Winiarski, Doug Wildey, and Ross Andru. Tantalizing tales of suspense and horror, sometimes with science fiction elements. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Force (2010 Marvel) 1A CGC 9.8

    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Includes Dynamic Forces Certificate.
    • Label #1024935009
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover by ESAD RIBIC Written by RICK REMENDER Pencils by JEROME OPEÑA "AGES," PART 1 Wolverine promised Cyclops that X-Force would disband -- he lied. A secret society has resurrected En Sabah Nur, putting into motion events that will turn this age of heroes into an Age of Apocalypse! To hold them back, Wolverine and Archangel bring together Fantomex, Deadpool, and Psylocke to form The Uncanny X-Force! Stained by their history, they are the only ones capable of making the hard resolutions necessary. A band of likeminded friends and mercenaries set to one purpose, one big ugly task -- kill Apocalypse by any means. 32 PGS. Cover price $3.99.

  • Item #38478938
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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 1 PGX 5.5

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    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Sol Brodsky. X-Men, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Paul Reinman; After a day of training and meeting Jean Grey, a new student at Professor X's school, the X-Men go one their first assignment--stopping a mutant named Magneto from talking over an Air Force base. Full page house ads for Amazing Spider-Man #4 and Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos #3. This is it, the first issue of the Uncanny X-Men, and even in the beginning, there was Magneto, the Earth's most powerful super villain. Conceived by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, this first issue will always remain one of the core books within the Marvel Comics mythos. This is Stan and Jack making history and legend, although no one knew it at the time. First appearances of Professor X, Cyclops, Iceman, the Angel, the Beast, Marvel Girl, and Magneto. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #38272016
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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 1 CGC 3.5

    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0279275001
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Sol Brodsky. X-Men, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Paul Reinman; After a day of training and meeting Jean Grey, a new student at Professor X's school, the X-Men go one their first assignment--stopping a mutant named Magneto from talking over an Air Force base. Full page house ads for Amazing Spider-Man #4 and Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos #3. This is it, the first issue of the Uncanny X-Men, and even in the beginning, there was Magneto, the Earth's most powerful super villain. Conceived by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, this first issue will always remain one of the core books within the Marvel Comics mythos. This is Stan and Jack making history and legend, although no one knew it at the time. First appearances of Professor X, Cyclops, Iceman, the Angel, the Beast, Marvel Girl, and Magneto. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 3 CGC 4.0

    • Paper: Off white
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    • Label #1347491003
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    First appearance of the Blob. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby. Beware of the Blob!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Paul Reinman; Professor X detects a new mutant and sends the X-Men to investigate; They arrive at a carnival and encounter the Blob, a very fat sideshow attraction who can bounce bullets off of his malleable hide as well as anchor himself to the earth and become immovable; The X-Men bring him back to the mansion as a potential member but the Blob spurns their invitation and returns to the carnival; Realizing that the Blob knows their secret, the X-Men lure him back to the mansion where Xavier wipes his memory. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 8 VG- 3.5

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 9 CGC 6.5

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    • Label #1347491004
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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 #36212417
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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 10 GD 2.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 14 GD 2.0

    • 1" spine split from base of comic. Cover detached at one staple and loose at the other.
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 14 PR 0.5

    • INCOMPLETE. Most ad pages missing. Does not interrupt art or story.
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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 #38408516
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    Published Dec 1965 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 15 GD/VG 3.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 22 VG 4.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 24 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 33 FN 6.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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 35 VG 4.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover art by Dan Adkins. Along Came a Spider..., script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Dan Adkins; Banshee calls to the X-Men for help against a mysterious spider creature, and when the young mutants run across Spider-Man, they mistake him for their foe and a battle ensues. House ad for issue #2 of Not Brand Echh. Letter from future comics professional Mark Evanier, whose entry is in the form of a poem. 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 36 FN 6.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover pencils by Ross Andru, inks by George Roussos. Mekano Lives!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by George Roussos [as George Bell]; the X-Men try to make money to go to Europe, where the Factor Three is; they battle Mekano and save the Central Library; First full appearance of Merkano. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 37 VG 4.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    First appearance of the Mutant-Master. Cover pencils by Don Heck, John Verpoorten, and John Romita (alterations), inks by John Verpoorten and John Romita (alterations). We, the Jury..., script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Don Heck; the X-Men battle the Factor Three in Europe; the Mutant-Master holds Professor X and Banshee captive; Juggernaut cameo. Letter to the editor from writer Peter Sanderson. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 39 VG 4.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover art by George Tuska. The X-Men get new costumes in "The Fateful Finale!" Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Don Heck, inks by Vince Colletta. Mastermind and Unus attack Cyclops and Iceman; Marvel Girl frees herself and others from jail and convince the Russians that Blob has a bomb and wants to initiate WWIII; the mutants battle the Mutant Master. Appearances by the Banshee, the Mutant-Master, the Changeling, the Blob, Mastermind, Unus the Untouchable, and the Vanisher. Back-up story with the origin of Cyclops in "Lonely Are the Hunted!" Script by Thomas, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Verpoorten. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 40 FN- 5.5

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover art by George Tuska. The Mark of the Monster!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Don Heck, inks by George Tuska; the X-Men battle the Frankenstein monster, who is revealed SPOILER WARNING to be an android. The First Evil Mutant!--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by John Verpoorten; the origin of Jack ODiamond; Cyclops origin continued. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 40 VG 4.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover art by George Tuska. The Mark of the Monster!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Don Heck, inks by George Tuska; the X-Men battle the Frankenstein monster, who is revealed SPOILER WARNING to be an android. The First Evil Mutant!--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by John Verpoorten; the origin of Jack ODiamond; Cyclops origin continued. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Item #38263178
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    Published Apr 1968 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 43 VG/FN 5.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 47 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover pencils by Don Heck, inks by Frank Giacoia. The Warlock Wears Three Faces!, script by Gary Friedrich and Arnold Drake, pencils by Don Heck (layouts) and Werner Roth, inks by John Tartaglione; Iceman and Beast go with Vera and Zelda to watch Maha Yogi, a magician; Yogi, who is revealed to be Warlock, hypnotizes the crowd and everyone becomes a human bomb. I, the Iceman, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by John Verpoorten; explanation of Iceman's powers. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 49 VG 4.0

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    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    First appearance of Lorna Dane (Polaris). Cover art by Jim Steranko. Who Dares Defy the Demi-Men?, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Don Heck and Werner Roth, inks by John Tartaglione; Angel warns Jean about Cerebro beeping loudly, and she tells the other X-Men; a group commanded by Mesmero uses a machine (along with his powers) to turn latent mutants into full-fledged mutants in order to form his army; 1st appearance of Mesmero. A Beast Is Born--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men, script by Arnold Drake, art by Werner Roth; how Beast got his powers. Letter to the editor from comic writer Tony Isabella. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 50 VG 4.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover art by Jim Steranko. City of Mutants, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Jim Steranko, inks by John Tartaglione; Mesmero captures Lorna Dane and Iceman; Mesmero tells everyone that Lorna Dane is Megnetos daughter. This Boy--This Bombshell!--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by John Verpoorten; the story of young Hank McCoy. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 51 CGC 9.4

    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0285282002
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover art by Jim Steranko. The Devil Had a Daughter!, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Jim Steranko, inks by John Tartaglione; the X-Men battle, Magneto, Mesmero, and company; Magneto tells everyone that Lorna Dane is his daughter. The Lure of the Beast-Nappers!--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by John Tartaglione; Beast's origin continues. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 51 VG- 3.5

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover art by Jim Steranko. The Devil Had a Daughter!, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Jim Steranko, inks by John Tartaglione; the X-Men battle, Magneto, Mesmero, and company; Magneto tells everyone that Lorna Dane is his daughter. The Lure of the Beast-Nappers!--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by John Tartaglione; Beast's origin continues. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 52 FN+ 6.5

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 53 FN- 5.5

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover pencils by Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith], inks by Mike Esposito. The Rage of Blastaar!, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith], inks by Mike Esposito [as Michael Dee]; Blaastar is accidentally brought back from the Negative Zone by Jean; Blaastar attacks the X-Men, who send him back to the Negative Zone. Welcome To the Club, Beast!--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by John Tartaglione; conclusion of Beast's origin. Letters to the editor from comics professionals Mark Gruenwald and Roy Thomas. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 54 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    First appearances of Alex Summers (later Havok) and the Living Pharaoh. Cover pencils by Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith] and John Romita (on Living Pharaoh figure), inks by Vince Colletta. Wanted: Dead Or Alive--Cyclops!, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Don Heck and Werner Roth, inks by Vince Colletta; the X-Men battle Ahmet "The Living Pharaoh" Abdol, who has captured Cyclops' younger brother, Alex; two cops try to arrest Cyclops for the murder of Abdol. The Million Dollar Angel--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Vince Colletta; Angel's origin. A letter from comics professional Bob Wiacek. This issue contains a statement of ownership--average print run 415,200; average paid circulation 273,360. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 54 VG 4.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    First appearances of Alex Summers (later Havok) and the Living Pharaoh. Cover pencils by Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith] and John Romita (on Living Pharaoh figure), inks by Vince Colletta. Wanted: Dead Or Alive--Cyclops!, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Don Heck and Werner Roth, inks by Vince Colletta; the X-Men battle Ahmet "The Living Pharaoh" Abdol, who has captured Cyclops' younger brother, Alex; two cops try to arrest Cyclops for the murder of Abdol. The Million Dollar Angel--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men, script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Vince Colletta; Angel's origin. A letter from comics professional Bob Wiacek. This issue contains a statement of ownership--average print run 415,200; average paid circulation 273,360. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 55 FN 6.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover pencils by Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith], inks by Vince Colletta. The Living Pharaoh!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Don Heck (layouts) and Werner Roth, inks by Vince Colletta; to try and discover the location of his brother Alex, Cyclops battles the Living Pharaoh; the X-Men look for Cyclops; Alex battles the Living Pharaoh. Where Angels Dare To Tread!--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Sam Grainger; Angel becomes The Avenging Angel, with the red-and-black costume. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 57 CGC 9.2

    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0285282003
    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    First appearance of Larry Trask. Cover pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Tom Palmer. The Sentinels Live!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Tom Palmer; Lorna is attacked by a Sentinel; Alex is paralyzed by his terrible and destructive new powers as the X-Men try to figure out how to help him; The Egyptian authorities arrive and the Living Pharaoh tells them to arrest the X-Men for the destruction of an ancient temple; Alex takes off in the conflict and is attacked by a Sentinel; Learning of the attack on Lorna, Iceman and Beast head back to the states to investigate; They catch a newscast where the son of Bolivar Trask proclaims to the world that the Sentinels are once again active and hunting for mutants. The Female of the Species!--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men, script by Linda Fite, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Sam Grainger; explanation of Marvel Girl's powers. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Published Jun 1969 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 57 VG/FN 5.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    First appearance of Larry Trask. Cover pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Tom Palmer. The Sentinels Live!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Tom Palmer; Lorna is attacked by a Sentinel; Alex is paralyzed by his terrible and destructive new powers as the X-Men try to figure out how to help him; The Egyptian authorities arrive and the Living Pharaoh tells them to arrest the X-Men for the destruction of an ancient temple; Alex takes off in the conflict and is attacked by a Sentinel; Learning of the attack on Lorna, Iceman and Beast head back to the states to investigate; They catch a newscast where the son of Bolivar Trask proclaims to the world that the Sentinels are once again active and hunting for mutants. The Female of the Species!--The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men, script by Linda Fite, pencils by Werner Roth, inks by Sam Grainger; explanation of Marvel Girl's powers. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 58 VG 4.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover pencils by Neal Adams. Mission: Murder!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Tom Palmer; Sentinels attack Beast and Iceman and Bobby sacrifices himself so that Hank can escape; Angel flies back to the states with Cyclops and Jean following close behind; Iceman is taken to Trask's Sentinel base where he meets up with Lorna and Alex, now called Havok with a containment suit built by Trask; Sentinels gather mutants from around the world and bring them to Trask; Fearful of Larry's methods, Chalmers takes the medallion from around his neck and the Sentinels refuse to follow their master as he is revealed to be a mutant. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 59 FN- 5.5

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    Cover pencils by Neal Adams. Do Or Die, Baby!, script by Chris Claremont and Roy Thomas, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Tom Palmer, colors by Neal Adams; With Larry Trask revealed to be a mutant, the Sentinels refuse to obey him any more as they continue to capture mutants and prepare to kill them; Cyclops, Jean and Beast mount an offensive to rescue their captured friends; Cyke, Jean and Hank disguise themselves as Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch and Toad as they battle the Sentinels; Cyclops tricks the Sentinels into flying into the sun; They rescue Havok but he is injured. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 61 VF- 7.5

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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.

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    Published Oct 1969 by Marvel.

    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 61 VG/FN 5.0

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM 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.

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    Auction Item: Uncanny X-Men (1963) 1st Series 62 FN+ 6.5

    Starts Aug 2 12:00 AM CST

    1st Printing. Cover pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Tom Palmer. Strangers...In a Savage Land!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Tom Palmer; Angel searches for Sauron and ends up in the Savage Land where he is attacked by flying dinosaurs; He is rescued by Magneto and restored to health; The rest of the X-Men arrive in the Savage Land and hook up with Ka-Zar; Angel does not recognize Magneto who presents himself as a benefactor and protector of the Savage Land mutants. 32 pgs. $0.15. NOTE: 1994 JC Penney reprint exists. Can be identified by having a Stridex ad on the back cover. Cover price $0.15.