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Comic books August 1964

  • Issue #8
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  • Issue #8
    7-Up Sam Vol. 09 8
    Published Aug 1964 by 7-UP.
    • Paper: White

    Selling, Advertising and Merchandising with 7-Up, Vol. 9 No. 8 "As Others See You!" (August 1964). This comic book was produced for the 7-Up Bottling Co. as a marketing and training tool for employees. Featuring comic strip advertising art by Vic Herman, the creator of the 7 Up Sam institutional promotional campaign for 7 Up.

  • Issue #315
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 315
    Published Aug 1964 by DC.
    • INCOMPLETE. Pages missing. Interrupts art and story.
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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. Be My Guest at America's Greatest Amusement Park ad with Superman. "The Juvenile Delinquents from Space!", script by Leo Dorfman, art by Jim Mooney; Two boys from a distant planet visit Earth and cause trouble because they don't understand Earth customs; Superman convinces them to go home, but an escaped criminal has stowed away on their spaceship. The Origin of Super-Horse article, art by Jim Mooney. "The Menace of Supergirl's Mother!", script by Leo Dorfman, art by Jim Mooney; Edna Danvers is poisoned by a Kandorian creature and becomes evil; She disguises herself as a Kandorian scientist and lures Zor-El and Allura into a Kryptonite trap. 9th Giant Superman Annual ad. Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen ad. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #323
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 323

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. The Eight Impossible Missions!--Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes, script by Jerry Siegel, pencils by John Forte, inks by George Klein; Proty II comes up with a contest to determine the next Legion leader. Saturn Girl solves Proty's puzzle and remains Legion leader. How Krypto Made History! starring Superboy, Krypto, Babe Ruth, George Washington, Robin Hood, and King Arthur, script by Otto Binder, art by George Papp. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheerios ad. 36 pages. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #150
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 150

    "Taboo Territory!" (script by Richard Hughes as "Ace Aquila," art by Bob Jenney); "We Are Being Invaded!" (script by Hughes as "Zev Zimmer," art by Citron/Costanza); and "Happy New Year." Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #88
    Adventures of Bob Hope (1950) 88
  • Issue #98
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  • Issue #1
    Adventures of Young Dr. Masters (1964) 1

    Cover by John Rosenberger. "Dr. Masters' Desperate Decision," script by Robert Bernstein, art by John Rosenberger; Young Dr. Masters and his father spar repeatedly over his preference for research over diagnosis, but his knowledge later saves his father's life. The Nursing Profession: Teen Career Guides article. The Man Who Killed Pain: Great Moments in Medicine article, art by John Rosenberger; The story of the development of painkillers, and Dr. William Thomas Green Morton, a dentist who used ether successfully and encouraged its use at Massachusetts General Hospital in the mid-nineteenth century. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #220
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  • Issue #221
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  • Issue #222
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  • Issue #223
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  • Issue #224
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  • Issue #104
    All American Men of War (1952) 104

    Johnny Cloud in "The Last Target," and "Battle Star Scarf." Full-page ad for Superboy Annual #1. Edited by Robert Kanigher. Cover by Joe Kubert. Stories by Robert Kanigher, Irv Novick, Hank Chapman, and Jack Abel. Adventure tales of war and the military, including some humor—go into combat with All American Men of War! Aviation Almanac, written by Morris Waldinger, art by Morris Waldinger and Tom Nicolisi. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #15
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) 15
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1219310001
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    • Label #0635782005
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    • 1" cumulative spine split. Centerfold detached.

    Cover art by Steve Ditko. First appearance of Kraven the Hunter in Kraven the Hunter!, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; The Chameleon hires his old friend Kraven the Hunter to hunt down Spider-Man. Reprinted in Marvel Tales # 10 and 153. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Volume 38, Issue 8
    Amazing Stories (1926 Pulp) Volume 38, Issue 8

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    1st printing - Volume 38 - Number 8 - August 1964 issue. Mort Weisinger: The Superman Behind Superman by Sam Moskowitz, a 13 page article covering Superman's history and the key role played by Mort Weisinger in the Man of Steel's career as America's first and foremost super hero. Plenty of interesting and little known facts. Selection by Ursula K. LeGuin. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 7 1/2-in., Text (with B&W Chapter Illustrations). Cover price $0.50.

  • Volume 73, Issue 6
    Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact (1960) Volume 73, Issue 6
    • REMAINDERED COPY.

    August 1964. Cover Art by John Schoenherr. Science Fact: "How To Make A Robot Speak English" by Dwight Wayne Batteau and "Relativity Episode #1" by Philip A. M. Hawley. Novelette: "Genus Traitor" by Mack Reynolds. Plus several other stories. Kelly Freas Illos. Cover price $0.50.

  • Volume 74, Issue 1
    Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact (1960) Volume 74, Issue 1

    August 1964. Cover Art by John Schoenherr. Science Fact: "The Risk-Takers" by Carolyn Meyer. Novelette: "A Case Of Identity" by Randall Garrett. Short Stories: "The Machmen" by James H. Schmitz. Plus several other stories. Kelly Freas Illos. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #16
    Aquaman (1962 1st Series) 16
    • 3" cumulative spine split.

    Cover art by Nick Cardy. The Duel of the Sea Queens! starring Aquaman, Aqualad, Mera, Sirene, Rovere, and Stellor, art by Nick Cardy; Aquaman is replaced by an alien changeling; Mera rescues the real Aquaman. Cap's Hobby Center activity page by Henry Boltinoff. The Gassy Seas article. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #148
    Archie (1943) 148
    • Interior is complete. Front cover detached, no back cover. Centerfold detached at both staples. Two wraps at centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover pencils by Dan DeCarlo. Stories by Frank Doyle, Joe Edwards and unknown. Art by Harry Lucey, Samm Schwartz, Joe Edwards, Marty Epp and unknown. Mr. Andrews sends Archie to the store to buy a new garbage can. But when Reggie teases Archie about his car, Archie throws the new trashcan over Reggie. Reggie gets stuck in it and dents it a few times getting out, much to Mr. Andrews' dismay in "Litter Perfect!" Plus: Archie playfully buries Veronica in the sand while at the beach in the 0.66-pager "Sign Savvy"; Li'l Jinx is practicing some loud dance steps in the 1-pager "Some Old Steps" by Joe Edwards; Archie decides to make a plaster mold of his foot for a speech in "Footsore And Weary"; Archie needs to cut a piece of wood to a specific size to fix his stereo cabinet in "Measure Up"; and Archie wears a funny wig to the Lodges' house in "Just For Fun"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #27
    Archie Giant Series (1954) 27

    Archie's Jokes Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #104
    Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica (1951) 104

    Cover pencils by Bob White, inks by Rudy Lapick. The Refusal, script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Rudy Lapick; Fed up with being Archie's alternate dating choice, Betty turns him down when Archie asks her out. The Silent Woman, script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Rudy Lapick; Archie laughs at a joke Jughead makes at Veronica's expense, so she decides to stop talking to Archie. Carry On, script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Rudy Lapick; When Betty discovers she's able to carry Archie in her arms, all the gang end up doing it. A short biography of The Beatles. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #80
    Archie's Joke Book (1953) 80

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  • Issue #34
    Archie's Madhouse (1959) 34
    • Centerfold detached.

    Untitled Professor Transistor story; The Professor's nephew Lennie uses experimental eye-drops to give himself x-ray vision; He overdoses on the solution and gives himself such powerful x-ray vision that his life becomes a nightmare. "Rocket Belts for Teens"; How life will change when all teens get their own rocket-belts. "Goofy Golf," art by Bill Kresse; A Mad House twisted look at golf. "Mad House Sports Equipment"; Mad House sports equipment includes twin surfing boards, a bowling ball for bowling perfect scores, fake casts for skiers, a flub club for golf, a cement-mixer for football players, pogo sticks for basketball players, polo played with motor scooters, ear plugs for umpires, and ladders for badminton players. "No-Gun Jonesy"; The adventures of No-Gun Jonesy, the only cowboy who doesn't carry a gun. "Ads for Legal Lads"; Parody ads for lawyers for film, correspondence school, and soap. Betty and Veronica Summer Fun ad. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #7
    Avengers (1963 1st Series) 7
    • Water spots on cover.
    • 2" spine split from top of comic.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
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    • Label #0132362007
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Minor side edge crack
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    • Label #0275220017
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    • Cover coming loose at one staple.
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    • 7" cumulative spine split.
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    • INCOMPLETE. 1/2 page torn out and coupon clipped, interrupts art and story.

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone. Rick Jones dons Bucky's costume in "Their Darkest Hour!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone; In Asgard, the Enchantress and the Executioner are banished to Earth by Odin; There they find Zemo (who had managed to escape the authorities) and they team up with him to stop Captain America; The Enchantress' motive is to get Thor by her side; She successfully lures Thor and hypnotizes him to fight for them; Meanwhile Captain America travels to the Amazon jungle to capture Zemo; Captain America then wins against Zemo's forces and Zemo tries to escape; Captain America grabs onto to the escape ship, however; The other Avengers fight Thor and, thanks to Iron Man, bring him back to his senses; Zemo's ship flies to the Avengers battle to rescue the Executioner and the Enchantress. Roster includes Thor, Iron Man, Giant-Man, Wasp, and Captain America. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #12UK
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    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone. "This Hostage Earth!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Don Heck, inks by Dick Ayers; Ants warn Giant Man that there is something wrong, but none of the other Avengers believe him; In truth, it is the Mole Man, who plans to destroy the surface world by making the Earth spin very fast on its axis; And now, with his new ally the Red Ghost, how can he be stopped? Avengers Roll Call: Captain America, Thor, Iron Man, Giant Man, Wasp, and Rick Jones. Villains: the Red Ghost, the Mole Man, and the first appearance of Monk Keefer. Flashback cameos by Mr. Fantastic, Invisible Girl, and Human Torch (of the Fantastic Four). Letters to the editor from science fiction writer George R.R. Martin and Steve Erickson (the writer?). Reprinted in Marvel Triple Action # 6. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12.

  • Issue #59
    Baby Huey the Baby Giant (1956) 59
  • Issue #165
    Batman (1940) 165
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1964 by DC.
    • Cover oxidation.
    • 1" spine split from base of comic.
    • Water damage.
    • INCOMPLETE. Ad clipped. Does not interrupt art or story. Water damage.
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    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Joe Giella. "The Man Who Quit the Human Race!", script by Gardner F. Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; When it is discovered that he is a mutant, Governor Warner agrees to step down from office and undergo an experiment that will allow him to quickly evolve. "The Dilemma of the Detective's Daughter," script by France Herron, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; Patricia Powell graduates from the Police Academy with top honors and receives her rewards from the Batman, whom she tells that she has a great affection for Bruce Wayne. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheerios ad. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #230
    Batman (1954) Mexican Series 230

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    Spanish language reprint of Green Lantern #20. Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Murphy Anderson. "Parasite Planet Peril", script by John Broome, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Joe Giella. Flash guest stars. 7 1/4" x 10", full color, 36 pages.

  • Issue #232
    Batman (1954) Mexican Series 232

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    Spanish language reprint of Justice League of America #24. Cover art by Murphy Anderson. Decoy Missions of the Justice League, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Bernard Sachs. Adam Strange guest stars. 7 1/4" x 10", full color, 36 pages.

  • Issue #2
    Batmania (1964 Fanzine) 2
    Published 1964 (est.) by Biljo White.

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  • Issue #54
    Battlefield Action (1957) 54

    Cover by Dick Giordano? Stories by unknown. Art by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia, Don Perlin and unknown. Featuring: "1 Man Strong Point"; "The Family Man"; "14 Days of Glory"; 1-pagers "Operation Shingle: Anzio" and "The Marianas Turkey Shoot"; and the 2-page text story "The Dandruff Clue"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #46
    Beetle Bailey (1953 Dell/Charlton/Gold Key/King) 46

    # on cover: 10025-408. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #199
    Blackhawk (1944 1st Series) 199

    Cover by Dick Dillin & Sheldon Moldoff. Stories by unknown. Art by Dick Dillin & Charles Cuidera. The Blackhawks have been reduced in size, and are under attack by weird mummy insects! Don't miss the two-part story "The Attack of the Mummy Insects"! Also featuring: "The Fabulous Blackhawk Freaks"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #9
    Bonanza (1962) 9
    Published Aug 1964 by Gold Key.

    Number/Month on cover: 10036-408, August. Comic book adventures of the classic TV western series that aired from 1959 to 1973. Photo cover with back cover a pinup of the front cover photo. This issue features "Ride a Wild Hope" in which Adam's attempts to buy a stallion leads to danger and trouble for the Cartwrights and "The Convict" in which the Cartwrights try to clear Hoss who is wrongly convicted of a crime. Issue also has Bedrock Barnes, Prospector in "The Claim Jumper" and a one-page text feature "A Ghost Town Speaks." No story/art credits given. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Burning World PB (1964 Novel Berkley Edition) 1-1ST

    Berkley Edition - 1st prinitng. By J.G. Ballard. From the author of "The Drowned World" and "The Wind from Nowhere!" Mankind is brought to the brink of extinction when a worldwide drought engulfs the planet. A drought with seemingly no end in sight. Softcover, 4-in. x 7-in., 160 pages, Text Only. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #2
    Captain Storm (1964) 2
    Published Aug 1964 by DC.
  • Issue #6408
    CARtoons (1959 Magazine) 6408

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    Black and white; 48 pages. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #72
    Casper the Friendly Ghost (1958 3rd Series Harvey) 72

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  • Issue #46
    Cheyenne Kid (1958 Charlton) 46

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    Cover inks by Dick Giordano. Stories by unknown. Art by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia and Don Perlin? Who killed Ransom Galt? Find out in..."Silent Guns"! Plus: Cheyenne Kid also stars in "Fight or Die"! And: back-up stories "Mayor of Skull Gulch" and "The Killer"! Also: Kit Carson in the 1-page filler "The Wilderness Scout"! Plus: Sheriff Slidell in an untitled 2-page text story! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #13
    Classics Illustrated 013 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1943) 13

    Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, 13th Printing, Painted Cover. (HRN 167, 8/64). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #14
    Classics Illustrated 023 Oliver Twist 14

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    Oliver Twist, 14th Printing, Painted Cover. (HRN 167, 8/64). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #9
    Classics Illustrated 072 The Oregon Trail (1950) 9

    The Oregon Trail, 9th Printing, Painted Cover. (HRN 167, 8/64). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #6
    Classics Illustrated 079 Cyrano de Bergerac (1951) 6

    Cyrano de Bergerac, 6th Printing, Painted Cover. (HRN 167, 8/64). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #2
    Classics Illustrated 081 The Odyssey (1951) 2

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    The Odyssey, 2nd Printing, Painted Cover. (HRN 167, 8/64). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #2
    Classics Illustrated 082 The Master of Ballantrae (1951) 2
    • Interior is complete. Cover detached at both staples. Water damage. Rusty staples with rust migration. Centerfold detached st both staples.

    The Master of Ballantrae, 2nd Printing, Painted Cover. (HRN 167, 8/64). An unforgettable story of the bitter rivalry and hate between two brothers. One brother, long thought dead, comes "from the grave" to claim his own, for he was master of much more than his rightful inheritance. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #6
    Classics Illustrated 121 Wild Bill Hickok (1954) 6

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    Wild Bill Hickok, 6th Printing, Painted Cover. (HRN 167, with 8/64 date). Into the lawless West rode United States Marshal James Butler Hickok, better known as Wild Bill. A gentleman, always, Wild Bill wore a frock coat, string tie...and a pair of pistols. This is the story of the famous marshal and how he tamed the Western badmen by shooting straighter, cleaner and faster. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #2
    Classics Illustrated 126 The Downfall (1955) 2

    The Downfall, 2nd Printing, Painted Cover. Art and cover by Lou Cameron. (HRN 167, with 8/64 date). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #29
    Comic Reader, The (1961) 29

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    The Comic Reader #29 (August, 1964; 16 pages; ditto). Vintage news, reviews. Glen Johnson, editor. This issue features a cool full-page illustration of Batman by Biljo White, along with a message from Biljo to Julie Schwartz, recommending Joe Kubert as a possible artist for the Batman strip.

  • Issue #38
    Cracked (1958 Major Magazine) 38

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    Art by John Severin, Bill McCartney, Don Orehek, Bud Carter, Pete Wyma, Art Pottier, and Bob Zahn. Severin cover? Changes from 52 pages to 44 pages. Cover price $0.25.