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Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) comic books

  • Issue #5
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 5
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front and back of case
    • Label #3737121023
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    • 4 1/4" cumulative spine split, cover detached.

    The Room Without a Door, script by Hank Chapman, art by Joe Maneely; A scientist rejects science as useless for discovering the secret of time travel and turns to black magic instead; When he hears of a woman related to a witch burned in 1692 living nearby, he spies on her through a window and sees her summon the ghost of her ancestor. Welcome To the Werewolves text story. Little Man Who Was There, art by Jim Mooney; Dennis Ames keeps seeing a strange little man just before some disaster happens that he narrowly escapes, and he eventually comes to realize that he can't escape forever, because the little man is Death. The Trap, script by Carl Wessler, art by Manny Stallman. My Brother Harry, art by Tony DiPreta. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    $895 STRANGE TALES #5 CGC FN+ 6.5; OW-W; Joe Maneely, Jim Mooney art! scarce!
  • Issue #6
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 6
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    • 1"-3" tears throughout interior.

    Cover art by Russ Heath. Uninhabited, art by Russ Heath; The moon is a living organism like Ego, the living planet. Eyes of March, art by Sy Grudko; A man gets a pair of glasses which make everyone appear to have his own face. Death of a Vampire text story. The Back Door, art by Pete Morisi; A salesman tries to make a pitch to the dead of a funeral parlor but they tell him that they buy nothing and stay for free. The Killers, art by Harry Lazarus; Scientists invent a virus which turns people into crazy killers without reflection in mirrors; The Ugly Man, art by Vernon Henkel. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #10
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 10
    • Moisture damage, foxing.
    • Cover detached at one staple.

    Cover art by Bill Everett. The Boy Who Was Afraid, art by Bernie Krigstein; A boy doesn't want to play outside because if he steps on the cracks in the pavement the ground will swallow him up. Dream of Death text story. The Monster's Son, art by Jim Mooney; Frankenstein's monster creates an heir. The Frightful Feet, art by Bill Benulis; A rabbit hunter who hacks off their feet to sell as good luck charms has the tables turned on him. The Hidden Head, art by Ed Winiarski. Keep Out, pencils by Dick Ayers, inks by Ernie Bache. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #12
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 12
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    • INCOMPLETE. Strip torn from centerfold, slightly affects art.
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    Cover pencils by Carl Burgos, inks by Christopher Rule. "Love Story," art by Tony DiPreta; A chemist mixes up a love potion but leaves it too close to the guinea pig cage and they drink it all. "Pharaoh's Finger" text story. "The Corpse," art by Jim Mooney; A murderer is being sought by the police for a killing that he did not commit so he drives to his girlfriend who can provide an alibi; On the way over he strikes someone crossing the street in the dark and does not stop. "The Warning!"; A man considers a criminal career until his dead brother dissuades him. "The Dumb Slob," art by George Tuska; Sailors make fun of a dumb person the captain picked up in port to do free labor until he tells them that he sees the edge of the ocean and warns them not to go over; They put him in a rowboat and tell him to return so that he can warn others. "Graveyard at Midnight!", art by Bill Everett; An actor robs a bank in disguise and then kills his manager in the cemetery for trying to blackmail him; The caretaker sees the murder and phones the police. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

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    $940 Strange Tales #12 CGC Universal Grade 6.5 Atlas Comics Zombie Skeleton Vampire
  • Issue #14
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 14
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    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Horrible Herman, script by Stan Lee, art by Joe Maneely. The Grinning Skulls, art by Werner Roth; When a man attempts to steal skulls from a totem pole, his head becomes the latest addition to the top of the pole. You Only Die Once text story. The Experiment, art by George Tuska; A scientist creates a process that he thinks will evolve a gorilla into a human being. The Golden Coffin, pencils by Mike Sekowsky; A man summons the ghost of King Midas and demands his power to turn objects to gold. The Man Who Talked To Ghosts, script by Stan Lee, art by Carl Burgos. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    $650 Strange Tales 14 CGC 4.5 HORRIBLE HERMAN Skeleton C 1953 Atlas Horror 1497105007
  • Issue #18
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 18
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    • 4" cumulative spine split.

    Cover art by Russ Heath. John Doe, script by Stan Lee, art by Joe Maneely; A criminal attempts to steal an inventor's robot so that he can sell it, but when he attempts to rub out the inventor's daughter, the robot attacks and kills him. The Apple Orchard text story. The Saucers Strike, art by George Tuska. Witch-Hunt, pencils by Larry Woromay, inks by Matt Fox; The devil is annoyed with a do-gooder who drives away his witches so he assumes the guise of an official of the kingdom and has her sent to the stake. Boris and the Bomb, art by Gene Colan. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #22
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 22
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    • Cover and centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover art by Sol Brodsky. The Untouchable!, art by Bernie Krigstein; When a starving white man, who considers himself one of the highborn caste, takes food from an untouchable the natives now consider him to be a part of that caste. The Easter Eggs text story. What Happened On the Moon?, pencils by Bill Benulis, inks by Jack Abel; A scientist builds a robot that can survive the voyage to the moon. The Voice of Death, art by Bob McCarty. Too Good To Be True!, pencils by John Forte, inks by Matt Fox; The Devil makes a gambler have good luck so he wins all his bets. The Corpse That Wasn't, art by John Buscema. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #30
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 30
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #1495411005

    "Science Fiction" (art Bill Benulis), "Look, Ma--a Vampire," "Kill Him!" (art by Bill Walton), "The Slimy Things" (art by Sam Moskowitz), "The Thing in the Box!" (art by Dick Ayers), and a two-page text story, "The Smile of Mrs. Orko." Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #37
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 37
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #3860398006

    Cover art by Sol Brodsky. "A Stroke of the Pen," pencils by Jack Katz; A miser who owns many pieces of Americana is surprised to learn that a pen which belonged to one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence has written a check by itself for a million dollars of his money to a charity benefiting refugees from tyranny around the world. "The Richest Man in the World," art by Mort Lawrence; A story that shares plot elements with Frederick Pohl's satire "Midas World." "Too Many Robots," art by Vic Carrabotta; A robot that is mistaken for human quells a potential riot against his kind. "The Hero" text story, art by John Romita. "Out of the Storm!", art by Dick Ayers; After sled dogs perish in a fire, their ghosts lead a stranded man in a blizzard to safety. "Don't Think So Loud," script by Paul S. Newman, art by Art Peddy; When a business tycoon gains the power to read the minds of others, he realizes that he is thought of poorly and changes his stingy ways. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #39
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 39
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    Cover art by Carl Burgos. Karnoff's Plan, art by Bill Everett; A Puppet Master type story, but the character's material works on buildings as well as people. Music Master text story. Blind Spot, art by Sid Greene; A homely alien plans to recommend humans be destroyed to preserve the galactic peace. The Secret of the Ship, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; A young boy who plays with toy ships loses his paper route job when he is late once too often. The Man Mountain, art by Norman Maurer. Five Who Volunteered, art by Joe Sinnott. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #42
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 42
    • Cover oxidation.

    Cover art by Sol Brodsky. "The Faceless One," script by Carl Wessler, art by Bill Everett; A rich man disinherits his son because he wanted to be a magician but his companion of twelve years is unaware of this when he finds a photo of the son; The companion is angry that he will be cheated out of inheriting the money by the existence of a legal heir. "The Collector" text story. "The Man Who Said No!", script by Carl Wessler, art by Joe Maneely. "Moon-Man!", script by Paul S. Newman, art by Bernie Krigstein; An escaped mental patient from the moon visits Earth in his flying saucer before being taken back to his moon city. "The Vanishing Brain!", art by Doug Wildey; A professor walks through a "time flaw" and is enslaved by cave men; With all the work he is forced to do he becomes powerful and escapes. "The Man in the Cell," art by Bob Powell; A reporter is arrested on suspicion of murdering his fighter pilot friend but what really happened is that the man pierced a dimensional veil on a test flight and met a girl he loved there so that he was able to use his mental energy to return to that place once he had landed the plane back on Earth and told the story to his reporter friend. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #43
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 43
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front and back of case; Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #3889912006
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Standard, no notable issues
    • Label #3916382001

    Cover art by Russ Heath. The Man Who Lived Twice, art by Tony DiPreta; A man dying on the operating table finds that time has stopped for everybody but him. The Swami text story. I Saved Mankind, pencils by John Forte; A man drives off aliens that were attempting to pour canisters into water reservoirs. Behind the Mask, art by Bob Brown; A clown who can't have children finds an abandoned baby and takes him in. The Mysterious Machine, pencils by Larry Woromay, inks by Steve Kirkel. The Mysterious Machine, pencils by Larry Woromay, inks by Steve Kirkel. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #44
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 44
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    • Wormhole through one edge, cover oxidation.

    Cover art by Sol Brodsky. The Man Who Ran Away!, art by Bob Forgione. One World at a Time!, art by Joe Orlando. The Stone text story. The Mysterious Border, art by Robert Sale. Look Out Below, art by Bob Powell. Safari In the Sky!, art by Ed Winiarski. Take A Giant Step, art by Paul Reinman. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    $275 Strange Tales #47 [1956] CGC 5.0 CLASSIC PRE-HERO ATLAS Sol Brodsky Bob Powell
  • Issue #47
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 47
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Label #0224262016

    Cover art by Sol Brodsky. When Mankind Vanished, art by Frank Bolle; A businessman who dislikes humanity finds one day that he loses the ability to see them. Overflow, art by Tony DiPreta; Aliens from Neptune give up their invasion plans when they interact with actors from a Hollywood film set. When Sorcerers Meet, art by Bob McCarty; A failed magician has his confidence restored when he stumbles across an enclave of sorcerers. The Trial of Dr. Volton, art by Ed Winiarski. Magic Melody text story. The New Member, art by Vic Carrabotta. The Hands, art by Jim McLaughlin. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.