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Comic books in 'DC 100 Page Giant'

  • Issue #112
    Brave and the Bold (1955 1st Series DC) 112
    • 3/4" spine split from bottom.

    100-page giant. Cover art by Jim Aparo, Howard Purcell, Irv Novick, and Gil Kane. "The Impossible Escape," script by Bob Haney, art by Jim Aparo; The Gotham Police and Batman are called to the Gotham Art Museum to stop a bunch of heavily armed thieves from stealing an ancient Hotep statue which is believed to contain the secret of everlasting life; They are also met by Inspector Siyad an inspector of the Egyptian police, who claims the statue was stolen from his country and sold illegally; Batman is asked to investigate the legitimacy of the purchase, and at the same time see if the old legends about the statue are true; While in France, Mr. Miracle puts on a show where he escapes from the top of the Eiffel Tower during a lightning storm without getting struck by lightning. Reprint back-up stories: "Fury of the Exiled Creature," script by Bob Haney, art by Howard Purcell; An outcast of Atlantis, Tyros finds a gem that turns him into a powerful creature, and uses that power to take over Atlantis. "The Three Flaming Dooms!" starring Silent Knight, script by Robert Kanigher, art by Irv Novick. "The Tick-Tock Traps of the Time Commander," script by Bob Haney, pencils by Ramona Fradon, inks by Charles Paris; Batman and Green Lantern must capture the Time Commander. Statement of ownership - average print run 367,667; average paid circulation 189,355. 100 pgs., full color. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #114
    Brave and the Bold (1955 1st Series DC) 114

    Cover by Jim Aparo, George Roussos, and Nick Cardy. "Last Jet to Gotham," script by Bob Haney, art by Jim Aparo; Called to Gotham Airport when word that mobster Joe Angel is trying to sneak back into the country, Batman and Commissioner Gordon are at the ready to capture him when he lands; However, the airplane mysteriously crashes into the ocean when it's caught in a water-spout; Batman calls his ally Aquaman for help. Reprint back-up stories: "The Perilous Capers of the Terrible Teen," script by Bob Haney, art by Nick Cardy; The Titans fight The Ant, a teenage costume criminal. The Brave and the Bold Rebus puzzle by Bob Rozakis. "Wanted - the Capsule Master!" (reprinted from Brave and the Bold 50), script by Bob Haney, art by George Roussos; Green Arrow, Speedy and the Martian Manhunter must stop Vulkor from re-assembling a weapon that he plans to use to take over Earth and Mars. "The Charge of the Sea Soldiers!", script by Jack Miller, art by Jim Mooney; Aquaman and Aqualad stop Professor Enos Snark who is supplying pirates with technology to help them to rob ships. 100 pgs., full color. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #115
    Brave and the Bold (1955 1st Series DC) 115
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1248821006

    Cover by Jim Aparo, Bob Brown, and Murphy Anderson. "The Corpse That Wouldn't Die!", script by Bob Haney, art by Jim Aparo; When Batman is electrocuted and declared brain dead while on the trail of the kidnapped Debbie Manton, the Atom must enter the detective's brain and reactivate it to finish the case and in doing so restores the Batman's brain to normal functioning. Reprint back-up stories: "The Three Clues to Sorcery," pencils by Bob Brown, inks by Bob Brown; A mad professor, and his men, kidnap June Robbins in order to have the Challengers collect three different mystical stones; However, the Challengers turn the tables when they use the power of the stones to overpower the kidnappers and rescue June. "Solomon Grundy Goes on a Rampage!" starring Hourman, Dr. Fate, and Green Lantern (Alan Scott), script by Gardner Fox, art by Murphy Anderson. "Origin of the Viking Prince!" (from Brave and Bold 23), script by Bob Haney, art by Joe Kubert. "The Case of the Innocent Thief" starring the Atom, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Murphy Anderson. 100 pgs., full color. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #258
    Batman (1940) 258
    Published Sep 1974 by DC.
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    100-page giant. Cover by Nick Cardy. Two-Face is back in a new story, "Threat of the Two-Headed Coin!", script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Two-Face returns, having devised a plan to extort $2 billion from the citizens of the U.S.; If the government refuses to pay, the criminal plans to destroy the government...forever! Bat-Puzzle activity page by Bob Rozakis, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Murphy Anderson. "The Three Racketeers!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Jerry Robinson and George Roussos; Three former racketeers sit about a table playing cards in prison discussing how the Batman and Robin brought their dreams of easy wealth to a disastrous end. "7 Wonder Crimes of Gotham City!", script by Gardner F. Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; The Dynamic Duo face an opponent out to commit the "Seven Wonder Crimes of Gotham City." "Twenty-Ton Robbery!", script by Don Cameron, art by Dick Sprang (as Bob Kane); The Cavalier returns in disguise to acquire a new mob that he plans to use to rob the city blind, but the theft of a whale undoes his plans. "The Guardian of 100 Cities!" script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Famed replica artifacts from various movie sets, located in a field not far from Hollywood, serve as the stage as a hideout for escaped convict Shag Darnell and his thugs. "The Man with a Thousand Eyes!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Charles Paris; Count Florian, a criminal Batman and Robin once battled in London, comes to America and successfully steals a civilian invention in order to spy on America. 100 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #262
    Batman (1940) 262
    Published Apr 1975 by DC.
    • 1/4" Spine split
    • 1/2" Spine split from top of comic. Spine Roll.
    • Piece of tape on back cover.

    68-page giant. Always using fear to intimidate the criminal element, Batman must now face the Master of Fear, the sinister Scarecrow. "The Scarecrow's Trail of Fear!" Script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Ernie Chan as "Ernie Chua," inks by Dick Giordano. Reprint: "The Round-Robin Death Trap!" Script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Sid Greene. Last of the giants in this series. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #438
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 438
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #4F8DB9-013

    100 Page Super Spectacular issues begin. Cover by Mike Kaluta. "A Monster Walks Wayne Manor!", script by Archie Goodwin, art by Jim Aparo; Batman tries to learn the identity of a monster which is stalking the old Wayne mansion, and who has injured Alfred. "World of the Magic Atom!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Sid Greene; reprinted from Atom #19; Biff Barker and his gang are scoping out the security of the Ivy Town National Trust Bank, wondering how they are ever going to break through its security; Much to their surprise, when Biff rests his hand on the front door, his hand somehow passes right through it; featuring Zatanna. "The Men Who Moved the World!" starring Hawkman, script by Gardner Fox, art by Joe Kubert; reprinted from Brave and the Bold #44. "Gotham Gang Line-Up!" starring Batman and Robin, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (ghosting for Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella, reprinted from Detective Comics #328. 1972 Shazam Awards: Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World article, art by Ross Andru and Bernie Wrightson. "Chapter Two, The Manhunter File," script by Archie Goodwin, art by Walter Simonson. Letter to the editor from comics writer Bob Rozakis. 100 pgs., full color. $0.50. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #443
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 443
    • 1/2" Spine split from base of comic.

    96 Page Super Spectacular. Batman/Manhunter crossover in "Gotterdammerung" (script by Archie Goodwin, art by Walt Simonson). Two Simonson pin-ups. Reprints: the Spectre (from More Fun Comics 65; art by Bernard Baily), Golden Age Green Lantern in "The End of Sports" (from All-American Comics 98; art by Alex Toth), the Creeper in "The Coming of the Creeper" (from Showcase 73; script by Don Segall, art by Steve Ditko), and Batman and Robin in "The Secret of Hunter's Inn!" (from Batman 18). Simonson contents page illustration. Jim Aparo cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #441
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 441

    Cover by Jim Aparo. New Batman story, "Judgement Day!" (script by Archie Goodwin, art by Howard Chaykin). New Manhunter story, "Cathedral Perilous" (chapter 5; script by Archie Goodwin, art by Walt Simonson). 1945 Plastic Man untitled reprint. Two 1940's Batman reprints, "The Case of the Prophetic Pictures" (from Detective 42) and "The Carbon Copy Crimes!" (from Batman 38). Ibis the Invincible Golden Age reprint, "Holocause, God of Destruction!" (from Whiz 95; art by Kurt Schaffenberger). Eclipso reprint, "The Two Faces of Doom" (from House of Secrets 66; art by Alex Toth). Alias the Spider 1942 untitled reprint (from Crack Comics 25; art by Paul Gustavson). Sal Amendola contents page illustration. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #255
    Batman (1940) 255
    Published Apr 1974 by DC.
    • 3/4" Spine split.
    • 1" Spine split from top.

    New story, "Moon of the Wolf." (script by Len Wein, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano; 20 pages). Reprints: "The First Batman" (script by Bill Finger, art by Bob Kane; from Detective # 325), "The Duped Domestics" (art by Jerry Robinson; from Batman # 22), Batgirl guest stars in "The True-False Face of Batman" (script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Sid Greene; from Detective # 363), Robin in "Crazy-Quilt Comes Back!" (script by France E. Herron, art by Jim Mooney; from Star-Spangled Comics # 123), and "The Outsider Strikes Again" (script by Gardner Fox; from Detective # 340). Letters to the editor from comics writers Elliot S. Maggin and Mike Barr. Adams cover (with Nick Cardy). Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #257
    Batman (1940) 257
    Published Aug 1974 by DC.

    100-page giant. Cover by Nick Cardy. "Hail Emperor Penguin!", script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; When a young King is kidnapped by the Penguin, it takes the efforts of Batman, Robin and Talia to free him from the madman's clutches. The Penguin's Unique Umbrellas! panels from previous comics. "Hunt for a Robin-Killer!", script by Gardner F. Fox, art by Gil Kane; After finding the Boy Wonder nearly dead from a brutal beating, a vengeful Batman hits the streets to find the man responsible. One-page Casey the Cop story by Henry Boltinoff. "Ally Babble and the Fourteen Peeves!", script by Bill Finger, art by Dick Sprang; Ally Babble accepts the offer of $5000 from a rich man to eliminate 14 peeves he has against others, but is soon charged with ripping off the man who paid him. "Conversational Clue!", script by Mort Weisinger, art by Jerry Robinson; When Alfred accidently hears some unsettling conversation in a local library, he follows the clue up...which nearly costs him his life! "Die Small--Die Big!", script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Bob Brown, inks by Joe Giella; The appearance of a man dressed as the Batman at a party at Wayne Mansion and carrying a death threat for the Caped Crusader spurs Batman to attack the problem alone without the aid of Robin. "Rackety-Rax Racket!", script by Don Cameron, art by Dick Sprang (as Bob Kane); A series of crazy college initiations are actually a blind for daring thefts masterminded by the Joker! 100 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #259
    Batman (1940) 259
    Published Dec 1974 by DC.
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    100-page giant. Cover art by Nick Cardy. Batman and the Shadow team-up in this issue in a new story titled "Night of the Shadow!", script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano); Batman goes on the trail of a convicted felon from the past, believing that he has stolen a valuable tiara. But he's wrong and discovers that only "The Shadow Knows" who actually is responsible. "The Great Batman Swindle!" (reprinted from Detective Comics #222), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris; Wealthy yachtsman Ned Judson is called to a mysterious castle once built by an eccentric millionaire, and comes face-to-face with the Brotherhood of Batmen; The leader, Batman Number One, convinces Judson that the figure of Batman is actually four people. "The Strange Costumes of Batman!" (from Detective Comics #165), script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Dick Sprang (as Bob Kane), inks by Charles Paris; While making an inspection of equipment in the Bat-Cave, Bruce and Dick also must inspect the various costumes Batman and Robin use in their fight against crime for leaks and tears, and, as it turns out, a never before used costume saves the day for the Batman, who has been seriously wounded. New costumes for Robin drawn by readers of the strip. "Heroes by Proxy!" (from Batman #29), script by Don Cameron, art by Dick Sprang (as Bob Kane); Two private detectives are down in the dumps because they are flat broke, even though they have great detective abilities; When they hear that the Wayne Mansion has been robbed, they decide to change their tactics and investigate, disguised as Batman and Robin! "Two Batmen Too Many!" (from Batman #177), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; Batman concocts a scheme against numbers racketeer Ed Garvey to prove conclusively that the crook planned and carried out the Kimber Gem job. "The Failure of Bruce Wayne" (from Batman #120), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Called to his dying Uncle's bedside, Silas, Bruce is told by him that he is disappointed that Bruce has not continued the family tradition of adventure; Bruce sets out to prove Silas wrong. 100 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #116
    Brave and the Bold (1955 1st Series DC) 116

    Cover by Jim Aparo, Nick Cardy, Bob Brown (insets), and George Tuska. "Grasp of the Killer Cult," script by Bob Haney, art by Jim Aparo; Bizarre murders are committed by seemingly upstanding citizens who are soon determined to be imposters; They turn out to be members of a World War II military construction crew possessed by the spirits of followers of the Far Eastern goddess Kali; It takes the power of the Spectre to prevent her resurrection. Reprint back-up stories: "The Dimensional Caper!" (from Teen Titans 16), script by Bob Haney, art by Nick Cardy; The Titans prevent an invasion from another dimension that occupies the same space as Chet Walters' school. A word puzzle to reveal the identity of Batman's co-star in the next issue by Bob Rozakis, art by Nick Cardy. "Knight for a Day!" (from Brave and Bold 2), script by Robert Kanigher, art by Irv Novick; True heir to the throne Brian is assigned to deliver the Sun Ruby to a neighboring kingdom, in the hope that he will be killed traveling through the Forest Perilous, but as the Silent Knight he surmounts all obstacles. "In the Coils of Copperhead!" (from B&B 78), starring Batman, Wonder Woman, and Batgirl, script by Bob Haney, art by Bob Brown. 100 pgs., full color. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #260
    Batman (1940) 260
    Published Feb 1975 by DC.
    • 1 1/2" Spine split from base of comic.
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    Cover by Nick Cardy. "This Onell Kill You, Batman." 20 pages. Story by Denny ONeil. Pencils by Irv Novick. Inks by Dick Giordano. The Joker douses Batman with a chemical that causes him to laugh uncontrollably. Now Batman must come up with a way to counteract it before the Harlequin of Hate causes him to die laughing. "The Grade A Crimes." 13 pages. Reprinted from Batman 16. Story by Ruth Lyons Kaufman. Pencils by Dick Sprang. Inks by Jack Burnley. Batman and Robin match wits with a gang of jewel thieves who specialize in before dawn robberies. "The Perfect Crime, Slightly Imperfect." 12 pages. Reprinted from Batman 181. Story by Gardner Fox. Pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (Ghosting for Bob Kane). Inks by Sid Greene. A mystery writer acquaintance of Batmans is kidnapped, only no one knows it because a double has replaced her. Only Batman picks up on the clue that gives the double away. Now he just has to save his friend. "The Case Without a Crime." 12 pages. Reprinted from Detective Comics 112. Story by Alvin Schwartz. Art by Win Mortimer. An innocent mistake leads Batman and Robin into a case where the only clue is a one dollar bill. "The Pearl of Peril." 4 pages. Reprinted from Batman 27. Art by Jerry Robinson. Alfred stars in a tale about a man who finds pearls in restaurant oysters. "The Riddlers Prison-Puzzle problem." 15 pages. Reprinted from Detective 377. Story by Gardner Fox. Pencils by Frank Springer. Inks by Sid Greene. To foil the Riddlers latest plan, Batman must get himself locked in the cell meant for the Prince of Puzzlers. 96 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #445
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 445

    Last 60-cent 96 Page Super Spectacular. In a new Batman story, the Caped Crusader is wanted for murder after being accused of murdering Talia, the daughter of his old enemy, Ra's al Ghul, in "Break-In at the Bighouse!" (script by Len Wein, art by Jim Aparo). New Robin story, "The Touchdown Trap!" (script by Bob Rozakis, art by Mike Grell). Star Hawkins reprint, "The Case of the Robot-Spy!" (from Strange Adventures 116; script by John Broome, pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Bernard Sachs). Marty Moran, Headline Hunter reprint, "The Human Bomb!" (from Big Town 2; art by Dan Barry). Manhunters Around the World reprint, "The Swiss Border Patrol!" (from Star-Spangled 105). Perfect Crime Mystery reprint, "The Case of the Crooked Gambler!" (from Gang Busters 5). Roy Raymond, TV Detective reprint, "The Man Who Slept 200 Years!" (from Detective 222; art by Ruben Moreira). Elongated Man reprint, "Ten Miles to Nowhere!" (from Detective 327; script by Gardner Fox, art by Carmine Infantino). "24 Hours From Death" reprint (from Gang Busters 25). Dr. Midnite Golden Age reprint, "Case of the Talking Shadows!" (from All-American 101). Aparo cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #214
    Wonder Woman (1942 1st Series DC) 214
    • 1" spine split from base of comic.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Minor side edge cracks
    • Label #1202100025
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    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.80) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1074471008
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    Cover by Bob Oksner. Green Lantern guest stars in a new story, "Wish Upon a Star!", script by Elliot S! Maggin, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Frank Giacoia (as Phil Zupa); Green Lantern observes Wonder Woman's third mission, when a gentleman's magic wish almost sends the world into World War III. Reprints: "Wanted - Wonder Woman" (from Wonder Woman 108), script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Mike Esposito; Space invaders try to hypnotize Wonder Woman into marrying Steve Trevor. "The Terror Trees of Forbidden Island" (from Wonder Woman 143), script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Mike Esposito; Wonder Woman travels to Forbidden Island to try to get a new Sun Sword. "The Invisible Wonder Girl!" (from Wonder Woman 106), script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Mike Esposito. "The Masquerader" (formerly untitled story from Sensation 26), script by William Moulton Marston, art by Harry G. Peter; Hippolyte masquerades as Wonder Woman. "Revolt of Wonder Woman!" (from Wonder Woman 144), script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Mike Esposito; Wonder Woman makes a blind friend, who doesn't treat Diana as special, which makes her happy. 100 pgs., full color. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #117
    Brave and the Bold (1955 1st Series DC) 117
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1136766005

    Last 100-page giant. Cover by Jim Aparo, Nick Cardy, and Joe Kubert. "Nightmare Without End," script by Bob Haney, art by Jim Aparo; As Batman muses over a poster of his old war buddy Sgt. Rock, he is attacked by mysterious men and taken aboard a plane; He soon realizes that his kidnappers are really Sgt. Rock's old unit, Easy Company, come to seek Batman's help. "Trail of the Black Falcon!" (from Brave and Bold 24), script by Bob Haney, art by Joe Kubert; During a voyage, King Rikk's vessel enters a pirate trap!; Jon and his beloved Asa follow his father's falcon, Reya the Black, to the Pirate's Den where Jon takes up arms against the pirate crew. "1001 Ways to Defeat Green Arrow!" (from Adventure 174), script by Ed Herron, art by George Papp. Super-Heroes - Super-Warriors! article by Allan Asherman, art by Joe Shuster (Superman panels) and Neal Adams (Batman & Sgt. Rock cover); Describes what Superman, Wonder Woman, Batman (with Sgt. Rock), and Captain Marvel Jr. did during World War II. "Code Name: Mockingbird!" (from Secret Six 1) starring the Secret Six, script by E. Nelson Bridwell, pencils by Frank Springer. "The Menace from Inner Space" (from Blackhawk 194) starring Blackhawk, script by Dave Wood, pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Charles Cuidera. Letter to the editor from writer Arlen Schumer. 100 pgs., full color. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #38
    Witching Hour (1969 DC) 38
    • 1/6" Spine split from top.

    100-page giant. "Makers of the Mist!" (script by Gerry Conway, art by Murphy Anderson); "'Til Death Us Do Join!" (script by Bob Haney, art by Pat Boyette); "The Ever Constant Drum!" (script by David A. Kaler, breakdowns by Reginald Pitt, finished art by Stanley Pitt); and "Brush With Death." Reprints: "Save the Last Dance for Me!" (script by Denny O'Neil, art by Boyette; from Witching Hour 1); "Eternal Hour!" (art by Alex Toth; from WH 1); "The Perfect Surf" (art by Jack Sparling; from WH 1); "The Man With the Stolen Eyes" (from House of Mystery 47); "Dream Girl" (from HOM 69); "The Demon in the Mirror!" (pencils by Toth, inks by Sy Barry; from Sensation Comics 109); "The Phantom Ship" (art by George Papp; from HOM 68); "Round Trip to the Past!" (art by Papp; from House of Secrets 8); and "Trail of the Lucky Coin!" (from Phantom Stranger 4, 1953) Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #113
    Brave and the Bold (1955 1st Series DC) 113

    100-page giant. Cover art by Jim Aparo, Joe Kubert, and George Papp. "The 50-Story Killer!", script by Bob Haney, art by Jim Aparo; After winning the election, the new mayor of Gotham City forces Batman to retire in favor of instating the Metal Men as his replacement under the idea that the six robots could better defend Gotham City; Indignant, Batman refuses to retire; However, after Batman bungles a truck robbery (which is stopped by the Metal Men), the mayor is forced to place a court order preventing Batman from acting in the city. Deciding to accept reality, Batman decides that he should retire and resume his daily life as Bruce Wayne. Reprint back-up stories: "The World's Three Most Dangerous Arrows," script by France Herron, art by George Papp; After Oliver and Roy Harper get x-rays as part of a community drive, he learns from the x-ray lab that the photos indicate a radium burn on a small but vital part of his body, and that he has only a month to live; Feeling he has nothing to lose, Green Arrow decides to use three imperfect and potentially deadly arrows to fight crime. "Creature of a Thousand Shapes!" starring Hawkman and Hawkgirl, script by Gardner Fox, art by Joe Kubert. Double Clues #1 puzzle by Bob Rozakis. "The Man Who Conquered the Challengers," script by Ed Herron, art by Bob Brown. "The Figurehead of the Burning Sea!" starring Viking Prince, script by Bob Haney, art by Joe Kubert. One-page Aparo self-portrait and autobiography. One-page Haney autobiography with inset photo. 100 pgs., full color. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #439
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 439
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    Cover pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano. "Night of the Stalker!", story by Vin Amendola, Sal Amendola (plot), and Steve Englehart (script), pencils by Sal Amendola, inks by Dick Giordano; When Batman witnesses a couple being shot down in front of their child, this causes him to flashback to a similar incident which inspired him to become the costumed hero he is today. "The Riddle of the Clown" starring Hawkman and Hawkgirl, script by Bob Kanigher, art by Joe Kubert, reprinted from Flash Comics #92. "The Gold Hunters of '49!" starring The Atom, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Sid Greene, reprinted from The Atom #12. Untitled Dr. Fate story, script by Gardner Fox, art by Howard Sherman, reprinted from More Fun Comics #66. "Batman's Bewitched Nightmare!" script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (ghosting for Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella, reprinted from Detective Comics #336; Batman and Robin confront a witch and some bank robbers. "The Tantalizing Troubles of the Tripod Thieves!", script by Gardner Fox, art by Carmine Infantino, reprinted from Detective Comics #355. "The Evil That Men Do Lives After Them," art by Pete Riss, reprinted from Kid Eternity #3. "Chapter 3: The Resurrection of Paul Kirk" starring Manhunter, script by Archie Goodwin, art by Walter Simonson. 100 pgs., full color. $0.50. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #440
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 440
    • 1/4" Spine split from base.
    • 1 1/2" spine split from base.

    100 Page Super Spectacular. Cover art by Jim Aparo. "Ghost Mountain Midnight!", script by Archie Goodwin, pencils by Sal Amendola, inks by Dick Giordano; Bruce Wayne witness the abduction of a young woman from a night club in Gotham City and he tries to rescue her from the kidnappers as Batman. Reprints: "Cobras of the Deep!" starring Martin Manhunter, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Joe Simon. "The Fear That Haunted Hawkman," script by Gardner Fox, art by Murphy Anderson; While out taking her dog Penny out for a walk, Shiera Carter witnesses a romantic couple suddenly split up when they girl becomes terribly frightened of the man and runs away; Hawkman battles the Sky-Raiders. "A Million-Dollar Corpse!" starring Doll Man, script by William Woolfolk, art by John Spranger. "Too Many Suspects!" starring Green Lantern (Alan Scott), script by Bob Kanigher, pencils by Alex Toth, inks by Frank Giacoia. "Inside Story of the Outsider!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (ghosting for Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; Batman and Robin are sent yet another message from the mysterious villain known as the Outsider, who this time sends coffins with Batman and Robin automatons to deliver the message to Bruce Wayne and Dick Grayson. "Chapter 4 Rebellion!", script by Archie Goodwin, art by Walter Simonson; Origin of the Manhunters (but, not the ones created by the Guardians of the Universe). 100 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #442
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 442

    100 Page Super Spectacular. New Batman story, "Death Flies the Haunted Sky!" (script by Archie Goodwin, art by Alex Toth). New Manhunter story, "To Duel the Master" (script by Goodwin, art by Walt Simonson). The rest is reprints: the Newsboy Legion in "The House Where Time Stood Still" (from Star-Spangled Comics 21; art by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby), Hawkman in "The Magic Mirror Mystery" (from Hawkman 10; script by Gardner Fox, art by Murphy Anderson), the Black Canary in her first solo adventure, "The Huntress of the Highway" (from Flash 92; pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Frank Giacoia), the Elongated Man in "The Robbery That Never Happened" (from Detective 333; script by Fox, pencils by Infantino, inks by Sid Greene), Batman and Robin in "Vanishing Village" (from Batman 31), and Doctor Fate in an untitled story (from More Fun 68; art by Howard Sherman). Pat Broderick contents page illustration. Jim Aparo cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #115
    Justice League of America (1960 1st Series) 115
    • 1/2" spine split from base of comic.
    • Small piece of tape on spine.
    • 1.5" Spine split.
    • 1" Spine split.
    • 2" spine split from base of comic.

    96-page giant issue. Cover art by Nick Cardy. The Last Angry God! starring the Justice League, script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Dick Giordano; continues story line on the fate of the Martians from World's Finest #212. Evil Star Over Hollywood! starring the Justice Society, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Arthur Peddy, inks by Bernard Sachs. Indestructible Creatures of Nightmare Island! starring the Justice League, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Bernard Sachs. 96 pgs. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #165
    Superman Family (1974) 165

    Cover art by Nick Cardy. Princess of the Golden Sun!, script by Elliot S. Maggin, pencils by Art Saaf, inks by Vince Colletta; Supergirl moves to Florida and joins the faculty at the New Athens Experimental School; On her first day, she is attacked by Tlaca, an Aztec princess who gains the powers of anyone who defeats her. Jimmy Olsen in Scotland Yard!, script by Leo Dorfman, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. Superbaby's First Foster-Parents!, script by Otto Binder, art by George Papp. Information on all the careers Supergirl/Linda Danvers has had by E. Nelson Bridwell. The Man Who Betrayed Superman's Identity!, script by Leo Dorfman, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. Lois Lane's Jungle Jeopardy!, art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Krypto's Three Amazing Transformations!, script by Jerry Siegel, art by George Papp. Clark Kent, Gangster!, script by Leo Dorfman, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. 100 pgs. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #256
    Batman (1940) 256
    Published May 1974 by DC.
    • 2" spine split from base of comic.
    • 1 1/2" Spine split from base of comic.

    100-page giant. Cover by Nick Cardy. Ever wonder where Batman got those wonderful trophies for the Bat-Cave from? Well, this exciting issue answers that questions and tells the tales of Batman's trophies. "Catwoman's Circus Caper!", script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; When Bruce discovers that Dick has left Hudson University to investigate some mystery at the Tip-Top Circus, Batman decides to join the Teen Wonder to investigate a murder at the circus. "Dinosaur Island!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Paul Cooper (as Bob Kane), inks by Ray Burnley; Batman and Robin are challenged to a game of "Touch Hunt" on famed Dinosaur Island in return for a gift to charity in the amount of $5000...if they win the game. "The Penny Plunderers!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Ray Burnley; Throughout his life, Joe Coyne felt threatened, done in by pennies and coppers, so he decides to use the "copper penny" as a trademark of his crimes. "Brothers in Crime!", script by Don Cameron, pencils by Jerry Robinson, inks by Jerry Robinson and George Roussos (backgrounds); While visiting their trophy room, the Caped Crusaders come across a bullet-proof vest, a keepsake from a case involving the Rafferty Brothers, who unwittingly implicated their brother Peter in a murder. "The Thousand and One Trophies of Batman!", script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Charles Paris; As they add trophy 1000 to the Bat-Cave's collection, the Caped Crusaders decide to check over the other trophies to make sure they are in good shape; The evil Dr. Doom is hiding inside and plans to rig some of the trophies in the Bat-Cave to kill the Dynamic Duo. "The Secret of Batman Island!" script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Charles Paris; The founder/owner of Batman Island is followed home by criminals seeking films the man has been shooting that could finger them for a crime they committed. The Catwoman! character profile. 100 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #166
    Superman Family (1974) 166

    Cover art by Nick Cardy. The Murdering Arm of Metropolis, script by Cary Bates, art by John Rosenberger; When Dr. Foxley is killed, Lois Lane is an eyewitness; She is taken to SIA headquarters by Simon Cross for debriefing and the SIA chief teams her up with Simon to find the killer. Lois Lane, Undercover Agent!, script by Cary Bates, art by John Rosenberger. The Secret of Spangle's Garden, script by Cary Bates, art by John Rosenberger. Olsen's Super-Survival Kit!, script by Otto Binder, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. The Great Supergirl Double-Cross!, script by Leo Dorfman, art by Jim Mooney. Superbaby Captures the Pumpkin Gang!, script by Leo Dorfman, art by George Papp. Lex Luthor and Clark Kent: Cell-Mates!--Private Life of Clark Kent, script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. Car 45, Get Lost!--Tales of the Bizarro World, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte. Fact File on the Superman Family by E. Nelson Bridwell. 100 pgs. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #444
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 444

    96 Page Super Spectacular. New Batman story, "Bat-Murderer!" (script by Len Wein, art by Jim Aparo). New Elongated Man story, "The Magical Mystery Mirror" (script by Mike Barr, art by Ernie Chan as "Ernie Chua"). Reprints: Robin in "Dick Grayson, Detective" (from Star-Spangled Comics 111; art by Jim Mooney), Star Hawkins in "The Case of the Martian Witness" (from Strange Adventures 114; script by John Broome, pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Bernard Sachs), Manhunters Around the World in "The International Sky Police" (from Star-Spangled Comics 109; art by Leonard Starr), Kid Eternity in an untitled story (from Kid Eternity 10), Roy Raymond, TV Detective in "The Good-Luck Prophet" (from Detective 285; art by Ruben Moreira), and Sierra Smith in "The Case of the Haunted Horse" (from Dale Evans Comics 9; art by Alex Toth), "Circus Beat" (from Gangbusters 48; art by Moreira). Jim Aparo cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #232
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 232
    Published Sep 1974 by DC.

    96-page giant. New stories: "Tarzan and the Lion Man" (part 2) (script and art by Joe Kubert). Korak in "The Pit of Darkness" (script by Bob Kanigher, art by Alex Nino). Reprints: Congo Bill in "Thew Man Who Wanted to Die a Hero" (art by John Smalle), "Tarzan and the Monkey Men" (art by Russ Manning), Detective Chimp in "The Case of the Runaway Ostrich" (script by John Broome, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Sy Barry), and Rex the Wonder Dog in "African Man Hunt!" (script by Kanigher, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Barry). One-page art of Tarzan feature with illustrations by Nino, Nestor Redondo, and Alfredo Alcala. Full-page photo of Johnny Weissmuller and Maureen O'Sullivan from "Tarzan of the Apes" (1932). Two-page article, :Manimals" by Allan Asherman. Kubert cover. Cover price $6.60.

  • Issue #261
    Batman (1940) 261
    Published Mar 1975 by DC.

    100-page giant. This issue's collection of new material and reprints features Batman's "secret weapons." Cover by Nick Cardy. New Batman story titled "The Mystery That Never Was!" (script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano). Reprints: "The Great Batman Contest!" (from 1956), "Crime's Manhunt!" (art by Dick Sprang; from 1944), "The 1,001 Inventions of Batman!" (art by Sprang; from 1957), "A Christmas Peril!" (art by Jerry Robinson; from 1944), "The Block-Buster Invaion of Gothan City!" (script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Joe Giella; from the 1960s). Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #110
    Justice League of America (1960 1st Series) 110
    • 1 1/4" Cumulative spine split.
    • 5" Cumulative spine split.

    100-page giant issue. Cover art by Nick Cardy. The Man Who Murdered Santa Claus!, script by Len Wein, pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Dick Giordano; The murder of a department store Santa Claus puts the JLA on the tail of the Key and his scheme to kill the JLA. The Plight of a Nation! starring the Justice Society of America, script by John Broome, pencils by Arthur Peddy and Carmine Infantino (splash), inks by Bernard Sachs and Frank Giacoia (splash); juvenile delinquency story. Z--as in Zatanna--and Zero Hour! starring the Justice League, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Sid Greene; Zatanna ends her quest to find Zatara. 100 pgs. $0.60. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #114
    Justice League of America (1960 1st Series) 114
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    Cover art by Nick Cardy. The Return of Anakronus!, script by Len Wein and Mark Hanerfeld [as Felton Marcus], pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Dick Giordano; Snapper Carr creates a fictional story in which the JLA faces the unstoppable menace of Anakronis, and it's up to them to figure out how to defeat him. Detour--Just a Story starring Hawkman, script and art by Howard Purcell. Super-Hero Boots! activity page, art by Mike Sekowsky, Curt Swan, and Neal Adams. JLA Trivia Quiz. Crisis on Earth-Three! starring the Justice League of America, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Bernard Sachs. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #16
    Shazam (1973) 16
    Published Feb 1975 by DC.
    • .5" Spine split.

    100-page giant. Two new stories. "The Man Who Stole Justice!" Script by Elliot Maggin, art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Mary Marvel stars in "The Green-Eyed Monster!" Script by E. Nelson Bridwell, art by Oksner. Reprints: "The Marvel Family Battles the Sneaking Doom" (from Marvel Family 59 in 1951; pencils by C.C. Beck, inks by Pete Costanza), "The Invention Miser" (from Captain Marvel Adventures 103 in 1949; art by Costanza), "Captain Marvel Jr. and the Lazy Genie" (from Captain Marvel Jr. 118 in 1953; art by Bud Thompson), "The World Hater" (from MF 53 in 1950; art by Beck/Costanza), "The Monarch of Money" (from MF 29 in 1948; art by Schaffenberger), and "King Kull and the Seven Sins" not starring the Robert E. Howard Kull, by the way (from CMA 137 in 1952; art by Beck). Oksner cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #112
    Justice League of America (1960 1st Series) 112

    100-page giant issue. Cover art by Nick Cardy. War with the One-Man Justice League!, script by Len Wein, pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Dick Giordano; The Justice League has lost some of their powers and frees Amazo to gather the powers unto himself, and thereafter transfer their powers back to the JLA members using a machine. Amazo and His Creator, script by Martin Pasko, pencils by Mike Sekowsky and Carmine Infantino, inks by Bernard Sachs, Joe Giella, and Sid Greene. Beware! The Black Star Shines! starring the Seven Soldiers of Victory, art by Jon Smalle. The Case of the Twisted Twins! starring the Crimson Avenger, art by Jack Lehti. The Sixty Kiddie Club! starring Vigilante, script by Bill Finger, art by Mort Meskin. The Origin of Starman article by Julius Schwartz. Starman's Lucky Star!, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Mort Meskin, inks by George Roussos. The Super-Exiles of Earth! starring the Justice League of America, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Bernard Sachs. 100 pgs. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #278
    Superman (1939 1st Series) 278

    Cover art by Nick Cardy. DC 100-page Giant. Super-Showdown at Buzzard Gulch!, script by Cary Bates, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Bob Oksner; Terra-Man abducts Superman and takes him to an Old West ghost town. Untitled Lola Barnett's Metropolis Gossip! story, art by Pat Broderick. The Mermaid From Atlantis!, script by Jerry Siegel, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye; Lori tries to get Superman to propose to Lois by using her telepathy. The Compass Points to Murder!, script by Bill Finger, art by Ira Yarbrough. The Seven Secrets of Superman, script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye. Clark Kent, Coward!, script by Leo Dorfman, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. The Superman Spectaculars, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye. 100 pgs. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #111
    Justice League of America (1960 1st Series) 111
    • 3/4" spine split from bottom of comic.
    • 3/4" Spine split.
    • 1/2" Cumulative spine split.
    • 1" Spine split from base of comic.

    100-page giant issue. Cover art by Nick Cardy. Balance of Power!, script by Len Wein, pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Dick Giordano. Wanted: the Injustice Gang!, script by Martin Pasko, art by Pat Broderick. The Black Star Shines! starring the Seven Soldiers of Victory, script by Mort Weisinger, art by Jon Smalle. Mystery of the Clowning Criminals starring the Shining Knight, art by Jon Smalle. Mystery of the Santa Claus Pirate! starring the Star Spangled Kid, art by Hal Sherman. Mystery of the One-Man Museum starring Green Arrow, script by Mort Weisinger, art by George Papp. Attack of the Star-Bolt Warrior! starring Justice League of America, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Bernard Sachs. 100 pgs. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #8
    Shazam (1973) 8
    Published Dec 1973 by DC.

    100-page giant; all reprints. "A Twice-Told Tale" (from Captain Marvel Adventures 80 in 1947), "The Original Captain Marvel Introduces Mary Marvel" (from CMA 18 in 1942; script by Otto Binder), "The Mighty Marvels Join Forces" (from Marvel Family 1 in 1945), "Captain Marvel Jr. and the Vest Pocket Levitator" (from Captain Marvel Junior 14 in 1943; art by Mac Raboy), "Mary Marvel and the Dog-Nappers" (from Mary Marvel 17 in 1947; art by Jack Binder), "The Original Captain Marvel and his Three Lieutenant Marvels in the Adventure in Time" (from CMA 71 in 1947), "The Talking Tiger" (from CMA 79 in 1947; script by Binder, art by C.C. Beck), and "The Return of Mr. Tawny" (from CMA 82 in 1948). New Beck cover. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #113
    Justice League of America (1960 1st Series) 113

    100-page giant issue. Cover art by Nick Cardy. The Creature in the Velvet Cage!, script by Len Wein, pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Dick Giordano; After the beginnings of the annual get-together betwen the JLA and JSA as they capture the Horned Owl Gang on Earth-2, a silent alarm is triggered inside of Sandman's old lab; When both teams arrive, they discover a sand monster that they must face has escaped; After further explanations as to who or what the monsters is by Sandman, it's revealed it was once his former partner, Sandy, who had been struck accidentally by an energy beam in his lab, that changed his body into pure silica. The Freedom Train starring the JLA. The Case of the Patriotic Crimes, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Frank Giacoia (Chapter 1) pencils by Arthur Peddy, inks by Bernard Sachs (Chapter 2) pencils & inks by Irwin Hasen (Chapter 3). The Cavern of Deadly Spheres!, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Bernard Sachs; features a character called Jerry Thomas, a character whose name is a combination of Jerry Bails and Roy Thomas. 100 pgs. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #233
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 233
    Published Nov 1974 by DC.

    100-page giant. New stories: "Tarzan and the Lion Man" (part 3) (script and art by Joe Kubert) and Korak in "The Star of Death" (script by Bob Kanigher, art by Alex Nino). Reprints: Tarzan in "The Land That Time Forgot" (art by Russ Manning); "I Tracked the Beast of Montrouge Forest" (art by Leonard Starr), Rex the Wonder Dog in "The Secret of the Golden Crocodile" (script by Bob Haney, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Bernard Sachs), Detective Chimp in "Detective Bobo, Chimp-knapped," and Congo Bill in "School for Hunters!" (art by John Smalle). Photo of Johnny Weissmuller from "Tarzan of the Apes" (1932). Kubert cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #284
    Superman (1939 1st Series) 284

    "The Secret Guardian of Smallville!" Script by Cary Bates, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Bob Oksner. " "Super-Puzzle" by Bob Rozakis. "The Interplanetary Olympics!" Script by Leo Dorfman, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. "King of the Comic Books! Script by Jerry Siegel, inks by Ira Yarbrough. "A Modern Alice in Wonderland!" Script by Jerry Siegel, pencils by Sam Citron. "Superman Owes a Billion Dollars!" Script by Robert Bernstein, pencils by Curt Swan. An IRS agent decides that Superman owes back taxes and Superman must pay withing 24 hours. "The Death of Clark Kent!" Script by Alvin Schwartz, art by Ira Yarbrough. Cover art by Nick Cardy. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #230
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 230
    Published May 1974 by DC.

    DC 96-Page Super Spectacular. New stories: "Tarzan: (script and art by Joe Kubert) and Korak in "Leap Into Death" (script by Bob Kanigher, pencils by Kubert, inks by Russ Heath). Carson of Venus in "Into the Noobolian Valley" (script and art by Michael Kaluta with Phil Trumbo). Also in this issue: Tarzan in "The Slave Traders" (art by Russ Manning), Simba the Jungle Boy in "The Deadly Sting of Ana Conda" (script by George Kashdan, art by Jack Sparling), Congo Bill in "Mystery of the Stolen Bell," and "Meet Detective Chimp" (script by John Broome, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Frank Giacoia). Two-page essay, "How I Wrote the Tarzan Books" by Edgar Rice Burroughs (reprinted from the Washington Post, October 27, 1929). Three-page article, "Tarzan: Citizen of the World" by Allan Asherman. Statement of ownership--average print run 446,500; average paid circulation 208,113. Kubert cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #235
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 235
    Published Mar 1975 by DC.

    100-page giant. New story: Tarzan in "The Magic Herb" (script and art by Joe Kubert). Reprints: Congo Bill in "The Mail-Order Hunter" (art by John Smalle); Detective Chimp in "Bobo's New York Adventure" (script by John Broome, art by Carmine Infantino); "I Shoot With a Camera"; and Tarzan in "The Mahagga" (art by Russ Manning). Johnny Weissmuller publicity photo as Tarzan from 1932. One-page article, "Maureen O'Sullivan: The Most Famous Jane of All" by Allan Asherman. Kubert cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #12
    Shazam (1973) 12
    Published Jun 1974 by DC.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($4.77) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.60) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    100-page giant; 60-cent cover-price begins. Three new stories: "The Golden Plague!" Script by E. Nelson Bridwell, art by Bob Oksner. Captain Marvel Jr. stars in "The Longest Block in the World!" Script by Elliot Maggin, art by Dick Giordano. Captain Marvel stars in "Mighty Master of the Martial Arts!" Script by Maggin, pencils by Oksner, inks by Vince Colletta. Reprints: "Mary Marvel Versus Nightowl" (from Mary Marvel 24 in 1948), "Uncle Marvel's Wedding" (from Captain Marvel Adventures 59 in 1946), and a five-part story, "The Sivana Family Strikes at the Marvel Family" (from Marvel Family 10 in 1947). Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #231
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 231
    Published Jul 1974 by DC.

    96-page giant. New stories: "Tarzan and the Lion Man" (part 1) (script and art by Joe Kubert); Korak in "The Ancient Awakes!" (script by Bob Kanigher, art by Alex Nino). Reprints: Congo Bill in "Safaris For Sale," Tarzan in "The Deadly Dangers of Pal-Ul-Don" (art by Russ Manning), Simba the Jungle Boy in "My Enemy, the Jungle" (script by George Kashdan, art by Jack Sparling), and "The Return of Detective Chimp" (script by John Broome, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Frank Giacoia). One-page article, "Evolution Through an Ape-Man's Eyes" by Allan Asherman. Kubert cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #234
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 234
    Published Jan 1975 by DC.

    100-page giant. New Stories: "Tarzan and the Lion Man" (part 4) (script and art by Joe Kubert). Korak in "White Death" (script by Bob Kanigher, art by Alex Nino). Reprints: Detective Chimp in "A Whistle for Bobo" (script by John Broome, art by Carmine Infantino), Congo Bill in "The Man-Eater of Mandalao" (art by John Smalle); "I Was a Jungle Ringmaster" (art by John Prentice); Tarzan in "Thunder Lizard" (art by Russ Manning); "I Was a Prisoner in a Human Zoo" (art by Ruben Moreira). Photo of Johnny Weissmuller and Maureen O'Sullivan from "Tarzan Finds a Son" (1939). Kubert cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #116
    Justice League of America (1960 1st Series) 116

    Last 60c cover-priced 100-page giant. Cover art by Nick Cardy. The Kid Who Won Hawkman's Wings! starring the Justice League, script by Cary Bates, pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Dick Giordano; 1st appearance Charlie Parker, the Golden Eagle. JLA Super-Villain Quiz! Mastermind of Menaces! starring Starman and Black Canary, script by Gardner Fox, art by Murphy Anderson. The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Bernard Sachs; Superman and Wonder Woman save the Satellite Sky Fortress, and The Flash sees its cannon aiming at a skyscraper in Central City. Mr. Nobody--Just a Story, script and art by Howard Purcell. 100 pgs. $0.60. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #164
    Superman Family (1974) 164
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0132657017

    First issue of the series (continues from Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen). 100-page giant. New stories: Jimmy Olsen in "Death Bites With Fangs of Stone" and "The Gift-Wrapped Doom" (scripts by Leo Dorfman, art by Kurt Schaffenberger). Reprints: Supergirl in "Brainiac's Blitz" (script by Jim Shooter, art by Jim Mooney; from Action 339), Superboy in "The Super Star of Hollywood" (art by George Papp; from Adventure Comics 272), Jimmy Olsen in "The Death March (featuring Perry White)" (script by Dorfman, art by Al Plastino; from Jimmy Olsen 76), and Lois Lane in an imaginary novel, "The Three Wives of Superman" (art by Schaffenberger; from Lois Lane 51). Plus a three-page special feature, "How artists Draw the Superman Family" by Curt Swan and Schaffenberger. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #50
    Savage Dragon (1993 2nd Series) 50

    Unfinished Business: Part 3 of 3 - Story and art by Erik Larsen. The Dragon takes on the Vicious Circle in a 100-page celebration! Includes pin-ups by Todd McFarlane, Walt Simonson, and Greg Capullo. 100 pages, FC. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #14
    Shazam (1973) 14
    Published Oct 1974 by DC.

    100-page giant. New story: the Marvel Family stars in "The Evil Return of the Monster Society." Script by Denny O'Neil, art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Reprints: "The Prophetic Book" (from Captain Marvel Adventures 57 in 1946; art by Pete Costanza), Captain Marvel Jr. in "The Man Who Lived History" (from Captain Marvel Jr. 83 in 1949), "Mr. Tawny's Fight for Fame" (from CMA 126 in 1951; art by C.C. Beck), Mary Marvel in "Curse of the Books" (from Mary Marvel 2 in 1946; art by Jack Binder), "The Magic Mix-Up" (from CMA 102 in 1949; pencils by Beck, inks by Costanza), and the Marvel Family in "The World Wrecker" (from Marvel Family 86 in 1953; art by Kurt Schaffenberger). Bob Oksner cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #168
    Superman Family (1974) 168

    100-page giant. New Supergirl story, "The Girl With the See-Through Mind" (script by Elliot Maggin, pencils by John Rosenberger, inks by Vince Colletta). Reprints: Jimmy Olsen in "Jimmy's D-Day Adventure" (script by Leo Dorfman, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein), Lois Lane in "Lois Lane, Super-Telepath" (script by Otto Binder, art by Kurt Schaffenberger), Krypto in "The Fugitive Krypto" (art by George Papp), Mr. Mxyzptlk in "The Infernal Imp" (art by Swan/Klein), Lana Lang in "Lana Lang's Mystic Power" (art by Papp), and Brainiac in "Brainiac's Super-Revenge" (art by Swan/Klein). Also in this issue: two-page "E.S.Peek at Lena Thorul," crossword puzzle by Bob Rozakis, and "Comedy Cover Capers." Nick Cardy cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #13
    Shazam (1973) 13
    Published Aug 1974 by DC.

    100-page giant. Two new stories: "The Case of the Charming Crook!" Script by Elliot Maggin, art by Bob Oksner. Mary Marvel stars in "The Haunted Clubhouse!" Script by E. Nelson Bridwell, art by Oksner. Reprints: Captain Marvel Jr. in "Mrs. Wagner's Forbidden Room" (from Captain Marvel Jr. 92 in 1950), "Captain Marvel Gets a Secretary" (from Captain Marvel Adventures 67 in 1946; pencils by C.C. Beck, inks by Pete Costanza), "Mr. Tawny's Sales Campaign" (from CMA 119 in 1951; art by Beck), "A New Home for Billy" (from CMA 133 in 1952; art by Beck/Costanza), "The Marvel Family Battles the Pandora Pirates" (from Marvel Family 72 in 1952; art by Beck), and "The Ancient Crime" (from CMA 79 in 1947; art by Costanza). Oksner cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #17
    Shazam (1973) 17
    Published Apr 1975 by DC.

    Last 100-page giant. One new story, "The Pied Un-Piper!" Script by Denny O'Neil, art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Reprints: "Captain Marvel Jr. and the Idol of Vengeance" (from Marvel Fanfare 7 in 1949), "Captain Marvel Gets Promoted" (from Captain Marvel Adventures 53 in 1946; pencils by C.C. Beck, inks by Pete Costanza), "Captain Marvel Sails Before the Mast" (from MF 41 in 1949; art by Costanza), Mary Marvel in "Jives Becomes a Jockey" (from MF 33 in 1948; art by Jack Binder), "The Curse of the Black Thumb" (from CMA 129 in 1952; art by Beck/Costanza), "Captain Marvel's Wedding" (from CMA 150 in 1953; art by Beck), and "The Haunted Girl" (from CMA 57 in 1946; art by Beck/Costanza). Cover price $0.60.