Comic books April 1962

  • Issue #4
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    Published Apr 1962 by 7-UP.

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  • Issue #287
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 287
    Published Apr 1962 by DC.

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Sheldon Moldoff. "Perry White's Manhunt for Superman!", script by Robert Bernstein, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein; Superman must overcome the effects of Red Kryptonite which is giving him nightmares and stop Rava and the Superman Revenge Squad. Untitled Chief Hot Foot story by Henry Boltinoff. "Supergirl's Greatest Challenge!", script by Jerry Siegel, art by Jim Mooney; Supergirl helps out Legionnaires; then defeats Chameleon Men imposters. Letter to the editor from comics historian Jerry Bails. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Volume 138, Issue 4
    Adventure (1910-1953 Pulp, 1953-1971 Magazine) Volume 138, Issue 4

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    Volume 138, Issue 4 - April 1962. Cover by Raphael DeSoto. "The Place Where the Bad Girls Were!" Men's fiction and non-fiction adventure stories. Illustrations by Santo Sorrentino, John Kuller, Norman Saunders, Al Rossi, Bruce Minney. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 84 pages, B&W - Mature Readers. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #295
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 295

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    The Duel of the Superboys!, script by Bill Finger, art by George Papp. Peg humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Kookie Super-Ape--Tales of the Bizarro World, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; Bizzaro-Titano wrestles Bizzaro-Lois; 1st Bizarro Titano. Varsity Vic humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pages. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #74
    Adventures of Bob Hope (1950) 74

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  • Issue #70
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  • Issue #18
    Adventures of the Fly (Fly Man) (1959) 18

    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Monster Fly. The Fly also visits Fly World and teams with Fly Girl. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #99
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  • Issue #100
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  • Issue #101
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  • Issue #102
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  • Issue #90
    All American Men of War (1952) 90

    Johnny Cloud in "Wingmate of Doom," "The 24 Hour Ace," and "Target Destroyed--Maybe!" Edited by Robert Kanigher. Cover by Jerry Grandenetti. Stories by Robert Kanigher, Jerry Grandenetti, Bob Haney, Ross Andru, Mike Esposito, Morris Waldinger, Tom Nicolisi, Hank Chapman, and Henry Boltinoff. Adventure tales of war and the military, including some humor—go into combat with All American Men of War! 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Statement of ownership--average copies sold, 205,000. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #11
    Amazing Adult Fantasy (1961) 11

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    Cover art by Steve Ditko. In Human Form!; Alien invaders send a shapeshifting scout to disguise himself as one of Earth's dominant life form, but he mistakenly takes the form of a mosquito and is swatted. For the Rest of Your Life!; Jupiter's courts are thought soft, but their convicts are actually imprisoned for life within an illusion of freedom. The Secret of the Universe!; A rocket is built which travels faster than light in order to probe the edge of the visible universe, but the volunteer pilot de-ages to infancy during the trip, curing him of his terminal disease. The Ice Monster Cometh! Where Walks the Ghost? All scripts by Stan Lee, all art by Steve Ditko. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.12.

  • Volume 36, Issue 4
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  • Volume 69, Issue 2
    Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact (1960) Volume 69, Issue 2

    April 1962. Stories: "Mercenary" by Mack Reynolds, "A Slave is a Slave" by H. Beam Piper, "Toy Shop" by Harry Harrison, and "The Circuit Riders" by R.C. Fitzpatrick. Science Fact feature, "Suppressed Invention" by John W. Campbell. Cover by Schoenherr. Illustrations by Birmingham, Brey, and Schoenherr. Softcover, 5.5-in. x 7.5-in.; 178 newsprint pages, B&W. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #2
    Aquaman (1962 1st Series) 2
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    Cover art by Nick Cardy. Captain Sykes' Deadly Missions, script by Jack Miller, art by Nick Cardy; Aquaman and Aqualad must find two treasures for Captain Sykes or he won't release the ship he has captured. Ollie humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Facts on Fish educational page by Henry Boltinoff. The Fastest Fish Alive article. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #127
    Archie (1943) 127

    Cover by Bob White. Stories by Frank Doyle, Joe Edwards and unknown. Art by Harry Lucey, Joe Edwards, Marty Epp and Terry Szenics. Jughead tries everything he can think of to cure Archie's hiccups in "The Cure"! Plus: Li'l Jinx in the 1-pager "No Dogs Allowed!" by Joe Edwards; it's too cold for the "Polar Bear Club" to go swimming in the lake, but the club President Archie tries to go swimming anyway in the 1-pager "Deep Freeze"; Archie and Jughead are assigned to rake the leaves outside the school, but the leaves keep winding up in Mr. Weatherbee's office in "Leave It To Grundy"; Mr. Lodge rigs up an expensive security system to keep Archie out of his house, but Archie keeps getting in without apparent effort in "The Unwanted"; and Archie is having "One Of Those Days" when he's unusually clumsy and destructive, and everyone, including his mother, friends and teachers, is scared to be near him! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #76
    Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica (1951) 76

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    Cover by Dan DeCarlo. "Poetic Justice," art by Dan DeCarlo; When The girls ask Jughead what they should give Archie for Valentines Day he responds with, "His freedom!" He then tricks the girls into a Valentines Day card contest he knows they both will lose. "Snap Shots From Betty's Album"; Nine pictures from Betty's life that show her losing Archie to Veronica, that she sees as successes. "Two Lost Souls," art by Dan DeCarlo; The Girls become part of an all-girl rescue squad called Girl Guides; Archie Calls the girls for rescue from a snow storm. "Color-Full" one-page Li'l Jinx story, script and art by Joe Edwards. Article about Uncle Tom's Cabin and its author, Mrs. Stowe. "Poetic Image," art by Dan DeCarlo; Veronica discovers she has a magic mirror; It shows her images of Betty making time with Archie, but when she goes and finds Betty, Archie is never there. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #61
    Archie's Joke Book (1953) 61

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  • Issue #18
    Archie's Madhouse (1959) 18

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    "The Phantom's Comeback!", pencils by Bob White; The Phantom of the Opera is out of date; He decides to re-invent himself as a rock 'n' roll singer. "Followed!", pencils by Bob White; A man notices a big ugly man following him and tries to elude him; The man finally catches up to him and there's a twist ending. Ads for Archie's Pals 'n' Gals, Betty and Veronica Spectacular. "Charming Choice!", pencils by Bob White; The Pink Martian Man offers to take Matty to Mars, where he would have no homework. "Earth in 2062 A.D."; Duck-like aliens visit Earth in 2062 A.D. and find that robots are in charge and humans are slaves; Or so it seems. "To Each His Own," art by Joe Edwards; A spaceship from Earth makes a good will trip to the planets; delivering art to Mercury, books to Mars, and rock 'n' roll records to Planet X. Untitled Ronald the Rubber Boy story, art by Joe Edwards; Ronald swallows so much chewing gum, his body becomes stretchable. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #47
    Atomic Mouse (1953 1st Series) 47

    Atomic Mouse in "A Strange Blend." Cover price $0.10.

  • Volume 6, Issue 1
    Baum Bugle A Journal of Oz (1957) Volume 6, Issue 1

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    The Baum Bugle: A Journal of Oz (1962) Volume 6 #1 is published three times annually by The International Wizard of Oz Club.

  • Issue #12
    Beep Beep The Road Runner (1960 Dell) 12

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    Comic book adventures of the famous Warner Bros. cartoon characters The Road Runner and Wile E. Coyote. The Road Runner in "Mirage Barrage," "A Wily Device," "Air Scare," "Twisted Training," and "Ali Baba Beep." Issue also has one-page gag strips, one-page text feature "The Model Helper," and Daffy Duck in "Ducking Out." No story/art credits given. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #33
    Billy the Kid (1956 Charlton) 33

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    Edited by Pat Masulli. Cover by Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio. Stories by Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio, Charles Nicholas, and Vince Alascia. Action packed adventures set in the Old West and featuring Billy the Kid, the famous 19th-century gunman. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #171
    Blackhawk (1944 1st Series) 171
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    Cover by Dick Dillin & Charles Cuidera. Stories by Jack Miller? Art by Dick Dillin, Charles Cuidera and Sheldon Moldoff. Three stories! "The Secret of Alien Island" - Blackhawk disguises himself as G'oor to free his friends! Also featuring: "The Human Menagerie" and "The Blackhawk Medicine Man"! Plus: 1-page text article "Kings of Speed"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #151
    Blondie (1947 McKay/Harvey/King/Charlton) 151

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  • Issue #80
    Calling All Girls (1954-1966 Series 2) 80

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    April 1962. Volume 9, Issue 80. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #6204
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  • Issue #44
    Casper the Friendly Ghost (1958 3rd Series Harvey) 44

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  • Issue #13
    Casper's Ghostland (1958) 13
    • Paper: Cream to off white
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  • Issue #33
    Cheyenne Kid (1958 Charlton) 33

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    Last 10c cover priced issue. Cover by Jack Keller? & Dick Giordano. Stories by unknown. Art by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia, Rocke Mastroserio and Jack Keller? Featuring Cheyenne Kid in: "Pawnee Princess"; "Holdup!"; and "Rulers of Axhandle"! Plus: 1-page fillers "A Close Shave" (art by Bill Molno) and "The Lawyer's Reward"! And: 2-page text story "Pests on the Plains"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #6
    Cool Cat Vol. 8 (1962) 6
    Published Apr 1962 by Prize.

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  • Issue #24
    Cracked (1958 Major Magazine) 24

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  • Issue #58
    Dennis the Menace (1953 Standard/Pines/Haliden/Fawcett) 58

    Cover art by Owen Fitzgerald. Article on a boy named Jackie and his Dennis the Menace doll. Sleigh-Mates starring Dennis the Menace, script by Fred Toole, art by Owen Fitzgerald. NIce Going starring Dennis the Menace, script by Fred Toole, art by Owen Fitzgerald. Grampa Story; Grampa actually tells the truth about ants but the kids don't believe him. Reprints of daily Dennis the Menace cartoons by Hank Ketcham. Fit to Be Tied text story. All Washington-D Up, script by Fred Toole, art by Owen Fitzgerald; Dennis tries to explain to Joey about George Washington, the first President of the United States. Dennis Ski Menace Ski starring Dennis the Menace, script by Fred Toole, art by Owen Fitzgerald. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #302
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 302

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    Cover art by Sheldon Moldoff. "The Bronze Menace" starring Batman and Robin, art by Sheldon Moldoff; Batman, Robin, and Batwoman tangle with a group of crooks who appear to be stealing bronze statues sculpted by Vulcan; After a long investigation, the heroes learn that Vulcan has been transforming people into bronze statues using a special machine and after dealing with the criminals, he pretended to have the statues stolen; Batman and Robin are victims of Vulcan's machine, but with Batwoman's help, they are able to break free and capture the criminals. Warden Willis humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Do You Know Your Neighbors? public service announcement starring Buzzy, script by Jack Schiff, art by Win Mortimer. "The Crime King of Mount Olympus" starring John Jones Manhunter from Mars, art by Joe Certa; A criminal disguised as Zeus and riding a flying robot horse, kidnaps Dianne Meade and takes her to "Mount Olympus." Language of the Law article. Strange Laws humor page by Henry Boltinoff. I'm tired of covering this beat, Commissioner! humor half-page starring O'Malley of the 4th Precinct by Irwin Hasen. 32 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #82
    Donald Duck (1940 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone) 82
  • Issue #4
    ERB-dom (1960 Burroughs Fanzine) 4

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    ERB-dom was one of the best fanzines focusing on Tarzan creator Edgar Rice Burroughs. Issue #4 includes the following articles: a letter from Joan Burroughs Pierce and Edgar's son John Coleman Burroughs, John Carter checklist, and Hal Foster and Prince Valiant 25 Years of Adventure (with art by Foster). 8.5 x 11; black and white, 12 pgs. April, 1962. Edited and published by Camille Cazedessus. Cover art by N. McDonald.

  • Issue #49
    Falling in Love (1955) 49
    Published Apr 1962 by DC.

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    Featuring: 8 page story "I Know My Love" pencilled by Mike Sekowsky; 8 page story "The Girl from Yesterday"; 1 page Romance in Fashion filler; 5 page story "My Weeping Heart" pencilled by Bill Draut; 2 page To You...From Carol Andrews letters page; 8 page story "Stolen Date" pencilled by John Romita, Sr. Cover pencils by John Romita, Sr. Cover price $0.12.

  • Volume 11, Issue 4
    Fantastic (1952 Pulp) Volume 11, Issue 4

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    Volume 11, Issue 4 - April, 1962. Features "The Shrine of Temptation" by Judith Merrill, and stories by R. Bretnor, J. Williamson, Ward Moore, and Avram Davidson. 5.5-in. x 7.75-in., 128 pages, Text Only Cover price $0.35.

  • Volume 15, Issue 4
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    Volume 15 - Number 4, April 1962. Pulp magazine devoted to exploring the paranormal. Articles and Stories include What do You Mean Flying Saucers by Richard Hill, Fraud is Where you Find it by James Crenshaw, and The Secret at the Heart of the Universe by Curtis Fuller. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 7 1/2-in., 130 page, Text (with B&W Illustrations and Photos). Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #46
    Fightin' Marines (1951 St. John/Charlton) 46

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    Cover by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia. Stories by unknown. Art by Bill Molno [as Mobil], Charles Nicholas and Vince Alascia. Featuring: "The Chicken Platoon"; "The Wandering Barge"; and "The Day We Lost World War II"! Plus: 2-page text story "Spy Center"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #103
    Fightin' Navy (1956) 103

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    Cover by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia. Stories by unknown. Art by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia. Featuring: "U.S.S. Shima Maru"; "In Enemy Hands"; and "The Secret Killers"! Plus: 2-page text article "The Birth Of Military Air Power"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1288
    Four Color (1942 Series 2) 1288

    Indicia title is "THE TWILIGHT ZONE, No. 1288." Based on "The Twilight Zone" TV series. Painted cover art by George Wilson. The Bridegroom; Milo Dean makes a career of fleecing gullible women; While hiding out from his latest caper, he and his accomplice come across a strange house where Milo finds a beautiful wealthy woman who he intends to marry. The Secret Weapon; After World War II, Hunt Mallard tracks former Nazi officers in Germany; includes Hitler cameo. The Joiner; Mild-mannered Alvah Petty escapes his unpleasant home life by joining the "Knights of the Galaxy." Scripts by Paul S. Newman, art by Reed Crandall; George Evans. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #1301
    Four Color (1942 Series 2) 1301

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    Indicia title is "ADVENTURES IN PARADISE, No. 1301." Based on the 1959-1962 TV series "Adventures in Paradise. Photo cover of Adam Troy (as played by Gardner McKay). Magic Daggers, art by Jack Sparling; Facts about the "Magic daggers" of native cultures, especially those of Tibet. Circle of Fire, art by Jack Sparling; Capt. Troy takes a professor to South Sea islands in search of a "magic dagger"; After the crazed professor steals the dagger and takes the native chief hostage, he forces Troy to sail to the area where the "King Shark" resides. Facts about sharks. Facts about sharks. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #1337
    Four Color (1942 Series 2) 1337

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    Indicia title is "DR. KILDARE, No. 1337." Based on the "Dr. Kildare" TV series. Photo cover of Dr. James Kildare (as played by Richard Chamberlain). The Doctor, art by Doug Wildey; Brief summary of the process of becoming a medical doctor. The Doctor and the Gambler, art by Doug Wildey; Gambler Eddie Eastman checks into the hospital to hide out from some enemies for a few days; After finding there is nothing wrong with him, Dr. Kildare wants him to leave; but Eastman threatens to have his men harm Dr. Gillespie unless he is allowed to stay. Some basic first aid instruction. Brief summary of the procedures following an accident between a car and pedestrian. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #33
    Freddy (1958 Charlton) 33
  • Volume 20, Issue 4
    Galaxy Science Fiction (1950 pulp/digest) Volume 20, Issue 4

    April 1962. Cover by Gaughan. Stories: "A Planet for Plundering" by Jack Williamson, "Big Baby" by Jack Sharkey, "Founding Father" by J. F. Bone, "Star-Crossed Lover" by William W. Stuart, "The Tail-Tied Kings" by Avram Davidson, "The Long, Silvery Day" by Magnus Ludens, "Gourmet" by Allen Kim Lang, and "Moondog" by Arthur C. Clarke. 5.25-in. x 7.5-in.; 194 Pages, B&W. NOTE: Cover claims 196 pages, this includes the covers. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #6
    Gorgo (1961) 6
  • Issue #12
    Green Lantern (1960-1988 1st Series DC) 12
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    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Murphy Anderson. Green Lantern's Statue Goes to War!, script by John Broome, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Joe Giella; Green Lantern is brought to the future again to assume his Pol Manning identity to discover why three generals are trying to overthrow the government. Zero Hour in the Silent City!, script by John Broome, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Joe Giella; Green Lantern must discover what has stopped all sound in the city. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #4
    Gridley Wave (1959) Fanzine 4

    Tarzan newsletter by Vernell Coriell. Bill Gilmour bio, stuntman Jock Mahoney becomes Tarzan. 7-in. x 9 3/4-in. 8 Pages B&W.