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Unexpected (1956) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Unexpected (1956) 1
    Published Mar 1956 by DC.
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0143814002
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    • Cover detached at one staple, cover oxidation.

    Cover art by Bill Ely. The Out-of-World Club, art by John Prentice. The Dream Lamp, art by John Prentice. The Secret of Cell Sixteen, pencils by Howard Purcell, inks by Charles Paris. The Cartoon That Came to Life, script by Otto Binder, art by Bill Ely; Don Doyle is a cartoonist who's alien creation suddenly comes to life. Two-page text piece, "Exposing Famous Ghost Stories" by Jack Miller. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Unexpected (1956) 2
    Published May 1956 by DC.
    • Small chew-hole through comic.

    Cover art by Leonard Starr. The Magic Hats of M'sieu La Farge, art by Ruben Moreira. The Fastest Man Alive, pencils by Bill Draut, inks by Mort Meskin. Moolah the Mystic humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Record of Doom, art by Bill Ely. Some Famous Haunted Houses text story, script by George Kashdan, art by Raymond Perry. The Gorilla Who Saved the World, art by Leonard Starr; a gorilla claims he is missing scientist Jonas Starr. Two-page text feature, "Some Famous Haunted Houses" by George Kashdan. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Unexpected (1956) 3
    Published Jul 1956 by DC.

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    Cover art by John Prentice. The Highway to Tomorrow, art by Howard Purcell. Pioneers of 1976! public service announcement starring Binky, script by Jack Schiff, art by Win Mortimer. The Man Nobody Could See, art by Mort Meskin. Professor Eureka humor page by Henry Boltinoff. I Lost My Past, art by Mort Drucker. Secrets of the Voodoo text story by George Kashdan. The Man With 100 Wigs, script by Jack Miller, art by John Prentice; wigs give a man powers. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Unexpected (1956) 4
    Published Aug 1956 by DC.

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    Cover art by John Prentice. Seven Steps to the Unknown, art by Bill Ely. The Day I Broke All Records, art by Sheldon Moldoff. The Flowers of Sorcery, art by Leonard Starr. The House Where Dreams Come True, art by John Prentice; a woman claims that those who stay at her lodging house will become famous. Two-page text feature, "The Animal People" by George Kashdan. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Unexpected (1956) 5
    Published Sep 1956 by DC.

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    Cover art by John Prentice. The Man Who Laughed At Locks, art by Ruben Moreira. I Was Bewitched For a Day, art by Bill Ely. The Living Paintings, art by Sheldon Moldoff. The Second Life of Geoffrey Hawkes, art by John Prentice; a man comes back to life from 1656. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #6
    Unexpected (1956) 6
    Published Oct 1956 by DC.

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    1st Silver Age issue of this title, same date as Showcase #4. Cover art by Ruben Moreira. The Telecast From the Future, art by George Papp. Dial M For Magic, art by Bill Ely. The Forbidden Flowers, art by Sheldon Moldoff. The Girl in the Bottle, art by Ruben Moreira; seamen discover a girl floating on the sea inside a bottle. Two-page text piece, "The Witches of Salem" by George Kashdan. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #7
    Unexpected (1956) 7
    Published Nov 1956 by DC.

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    Cover art by Nick Cardy. The Pen That Never Lied, art by Bernard Baily. Beware, I Can Read Your Mind!, art by Sheldon Moldoff. The Forbidden Wish, art by George Roussos. The Face In The Clock, art by Nick Cardy; everywhere he goes, Bart Crane is accused by a face in a clock. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #8
    Unexpected (1956) 8
    Published Dec 1956 by DC.

    Cover art by Leonard Starr. The Man Who Stole A Genie, art by Mort Meskin. The Secret of the Elephant's Tusk, art by Bill Ely. The Four Seeds of Destiny, art by George Roussos. The Camera That Could Rob, art by Leonard Starr; a 3D camera lets the photographer steal various items. Two-page text feature, "For Sale: Your Future" by George Kashdan. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #9
    Unexpected (1956) 9
    Published Jan 1957 by DC.

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    Cover art by Leonard Starr. The Amazing Cube, art by Bernard Baily. The Carbon Copy Man, art by George Papp. The Day Nobody Died, art by George Roussos. For Sale: Your Future text feature by George Kashdan. The Man Who Ate Fire, art by Leonard Starr; a man can draw flames into himself. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #10
    Unexpected (1956) 10
    Published Feb 1957 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached, staple rust/migration.
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    Cover art by Mort Meskin. The Strangest Show On Earth, art by Jim Mooney. The Phantom Mariner, art by Sheldon Moldoff. The Duplicate Man, art by Bill Ely. I Was Slave to the Wizard's Lamp, art by Mort Meskin; a man buys a cursed lamp. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #11
    Unexpected (1956) 11
    Published Mar 1957 by DC.

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    Cover art by Leonard Starr. Who Am I?, art by Bernard Baily. I Was A Man From The Future, art by Nick Cardy. The Ghost of Hollywood, art by Bill Ely. The Man Who Hated Green, art by Leonard Starr; four lives are in danger in this odd little tale of a man who can't stand the color green. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #12
    Unexpected (1956) 12
    Published Apr 1957 by DC.

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    Cover art by Bill Ely. The Four Threads of Doom, art by Nick Cardy. Buzzy Learns about Careers in Nursing public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Ruben Moreira. The Witch's Statues, art by Mort Meskin. The All-Seeing Eye, art by Jack Kirby. Moolah the Mystic humor page by Henry Boltinoff. His Double - in Death text article. The Indestructible Man, art by Bill Ely; green glove keeps a man from ever dying. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #13
    Unexpected (1956) 13
    Published May 1957 by DC.

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    Cover art by Jack Kirby. Weapons of Destiny, art by Bill Ely. The Thing From the Skies, art by Mort Meskin. Second Warning!, art by George Papp. I Was A Prisoner of the Supernatural, script by Ed Herron, art by Nick Cardy. The Face Behind the Mask, script by Ed Herron, art by Jack Kirby; a beautiful performer masks her face as she leaves each night. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #14
    Unexpected (1956) 14
    Published Jun 1957 by DC.
    • Cover oxidation, centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover art by Sheldon Moldoff. The Forbidden Game, art by Mort Meskin. Cry, Clown, Cry, art by Bernard Baily. The Man Who Owned King Arthur's Sword, art by George Papp. The Green Gorilla, art by Sheldon Moldoff; a man can see and hear a green gorilla that others cannot. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #15
    Unexpected (1956) 15
    Published Jul 1957 by DC.

    Cover art by Ruben Moreira. Three Wishes to Doom, art by Jack Kirby. The Sinister Cannon, art by Bernard Baily. The Rainbow Man, art by George Roussos. The City of the Three Dooms, art by Mort Meskin; the New York harbor becomes a graveyard of derelict ships. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #16
    Unexpected (1956) 16
    Published Aug 1957 by DC.

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    Cover art by Ruben Moreira. The Magic Hammer, art by Jack Kirby. I Was A Spy For Them, art by Mort Meskin. The Exile from Earth, script by Dave Wood, art by Sheldon Moldoff. The Interplanetary Line-Up, art by Ruben Moreira; a masquerader at a costume ball is actually an alien spy. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #17
    Unexpected (1956) 17
    Published Sep 1957 by DC.

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    Cover art by Ruben Moreira. Who Is Mr Ashtar?, art by Jack Kirby. Beware the Thinking Cap, art by Bill Ely. The Bullet Man, art by Bernard Baily. The Impossible Voyage, art by Jim Mooney; tourists encounter a moon-beast. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #18
    Unexpected (1956) 18
    Published Oct 1957 by DC.

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    Cover art by Jack Kirby. A Man Without A World, art by Jim Mooney. The Riddle of the Glass Bubble, art by Mort Meskin. The Amazing Swap Shop, art by Nick Cardy. The Man Who Collected Planets, art by Jack Kirby; an alien threatens to shrink Earth and keep it for his collection. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #19
    Unexpected (1956) 19
    Published Nov 1957 by DC.

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    Cover art by Bob Brown. The Man From Two Worlds, art by Nick Cardy. D-Day on Planet Vulcan, art by Jim Mooney. The Human Lie Detector, art by Bill Ely. The Menace of the Fireball, art by Bob Brown; a giant fireball is headed for Earth. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #20
    Unexpected (1956) 20
    Published Dec 1957 by DC.

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    Cover art by Ruben Moreira. The Earth Gladiator, art by Nick Cardy. The Remarkable Mr. Multiplier, art by Bill Ely. I Was Marooned on Planet Earth, art by Bernard Baily. You Stole Our Planet, art by Ruben Moreira; giant creatures claim ownership of Earth. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #21
    Unexpected (1956) 21
    Published Jan 1958 by DC.

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    Cover art by Bob Brown. The Living Phantoms, art by Bernard Baily. The Loneliest Man In the World, art by Jim McArdle. The Mysterious Mr. Vince, art by Jack Kirby. The Hostage In Outer Space, art by Bob Brown; Earth holds an alien hostage while an alien holds an Earthman hostage. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #22
    Unexpected (1956) 22
    Published Feb 1958 by DC.

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    Cover art by Jack Kirby. The Man From Robot Island, art by Bernard Baily. I Married A Girl From the 4th Dimension, art by Howard Purcell. Water Was My Enemy, art by Joe Maneely. Invasion of the Volcano Men, art by Jack Kirby; fiery creatures come out of a volcano and attack. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #23
    Unexpected (1956) 23
    Published Mar 1958 by DC.

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    Cover art by Ruben Moreira. The Invitation From Mars, art by Bill Ely. Who Am I?, art by George Roussos. The Giants from Outer Space, art by Jack Kirby; giant creatures from outer space suck a lake dry, taking the swimmers with them. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #24
    Unexpected (1956) 24
    Published Apr 1958 by DC.

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    Cover art by Lou Cameron. The Secret of Planetoid Zero, art by Jim Mooney. House ad for Challengers of the Unknown #1, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Mike Stein. Moolah the Mystic humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Fugitive From Saturn, art by Sheldon Moldoff. The Two Dimensional Man, art by Jack Kirby. The Jungle Boy from Jupiter, art by Lou Cameron; a jungle boy riding a bird saves some men from Jovians. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #25
    Unexpected (1956) 25
    Published May 1958 by DC.

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    Cover art by Lou Cameron. The Sorcerer's Asteroid, art by Bernard Baily. House ad for The New Adventures of Charlie Chan #1. Doctor Rocket humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Runaway Rock, art by Howard Purcell. The Man Who Saved the Solar System, art by Jim Mooney. Stop That Yawn fact page by Mort Drucker. The Martian In the Iron Mask, art by Lou Cameron; a Martian warns that a criminal's mask should not be removed. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #26
    Unexpected (1956) 26
    Published Jun 1958 by DC.

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    Cover art by Bob Brown. The Frozen City, art by Howard Purcell. The Magnetic Prison, art by Nick Cardy. The Inteprlanetary Hobo, art by Mort Meskin. The Tiny Space Ship, art by George Roussos; tiny creatures come out of a tiny space ship. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #27
    Unexpected (1956) 27
    Published Jul 1958 by DC.
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    • Cover detached at one staple.

    Cover art by Bob Brown. The Prison In Space, art by Nick Cardy. Sneak Attack on Planet Earth, art by Mort Meskin. The Brain Thief, art by George Papp. I Filmed The Cosmic Wonders, art by Lou Cameron; an astronaut faces danger in order to question the Electronic Oracle of Jupiter. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #28
    Unexpected (1956) 28
    Published Aug 1958 by DC.
    • 5 1/4" cumulative spine split.
    • INCOMPLETE. Coupon clipped. Interrupts art or story.

    Cover art by Bob Brown. The Melting Planet, art by Bill Ely. House ad for Mystery in Space #45 and Strange Adventures #94. Professor Eureka story, script and art by Henry Boltinoff; The Professor's lab assistant uses the new invisibiliry formula for his own benefit. I Adopted A Martian Boy, art by Bernard Baily. The Super Space Salesman, art by Jim Mooney. Haunted Caves article; The story of the Moaning Cave of Scotland. The Planet of Lost Space Ships, art by Howard Purcell. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #29
    Unexpected (1956) 29
    Published Sep 1958 by DC.

    Cover art by Howard Purcell. The Phantom Raider, art by Ruben Moreira. Secret Agent to Saturn, art by George Roussos. The Prisoners of the Space Camera, art by Lou Cameron. The Sleeping Beauty of Space, art by Howard Purcell; alien spacemen encounter a beautiful girl floating in a life capsule. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #30
    Unexpected (1956) 30
    Published Oct 1958 by DC.
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    Cover art by Bob Brown. The Jinxed Planet, art by Bernard Baily. Magic Moonstone of Io, art by George Roussos. Talent Scout of Outer Space, art by Nick Cardy. Ambush On Asteroid Red, art by Bob Brown; while getting water on an alien planet, an astronaut sees an alien approaching from behind. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #31
    Unexpected (1956) 31
    Published Nov 1958 by DC.

    Cover art by Bob Brown. Keep Off Our Planet, art by Howard Purcell. Mascot From Space, art by Bill Ely. The Man Who Invaded Earth, art by Doug Wildey. The Day The Earth Stopped, art by Bob Brown; a huge magnet in outer space pulls Earth out of its orbit. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #32
    Unexpected (1956) 32
    Published Dec 1958 by DC.
    • 4 1/2" spine tear from top of comic.
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    Cover art by Bob Brown. The Great Space Cruise Mystery, art by Jim Mooney. The Thing From Thermo-D, art by Bill Ely. I Was The Gulliver of Space, art by Bob Brown; an astronaut gets captured by tiny, scientifically advanced aliens. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #33
    Unexpected (1956) 33
    Published Jan 1959 by DC.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0187242011
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    Cover art by Bob Brown. The Man of 1,000 Planets!, art by Jim Mooney. Formula for Success! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bob Brown. The Mystery of Exile Moon!, art by Howard Purcell. The Color Blind Planet!, art by Doug Wildey. Martian Town, USA, art by Nick Cardy; a man discovers that his home town is populated by Martians. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #34
    Unexpected (1956) 34
    Published Feb 1959 by DC.

    Cover art by Bob Brown. Ambush In Outer Space, art by George Roussos. The Miraculous Shoes, art by Howard Purcell. The Secet of the Space Diary, art by George Tuska. The Monte Cristo of Space, art by Mort Meskin; a man is held on an alien planet by robots with force beams. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #35
    Unexpected (1956) 35
    Published Mar 1959 by DC.
    • Cover oxidation.

    Cover art by Bob Brown. I Was A Space Refugee, art by Jim Mooney; aliens find an astronaut adrift in space. Curse of the Blankenships, script and art by Morris Waldinger. Doctor Rocket humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Boycott of Planet Earth, art by Mort Meskin. Professor Eureka, humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Family Favorite! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bernard Baily. The Amazing Galactic Toys, art by Doug Wildey. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #36
    Unexpected (1956) 36
    Published Apr 1959 by DC.

    The Curse of the Galactic Goddess, art by George Roussos. Viking Prince ad, art by Joe Kubert. Doctor Rocket humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Man Who Disgraced Earth!, art by Jim Mooney. Voice From Nowhere, art by Morris Waldinger. House ad for Challengers of the Unknown #7, art by Jack Kirby. Prisoners of the Lighthouse Creatures, art by Lee Elias. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #37
    Unexpected (1956) 37
    Published May 1959 by DC.
    • Cover detached at both staples. 2" cumulative spine split. Water damage.

    Cover art by Bernard Baily. The Secret Prisoners of Planet 13, art by Jim Mooney; Three Earthmen are shocked to encounter "themselves" when their expeditionary force arrives on the planet Xanr. Ad for Showcase #20. Do You Make Life Hard for Yourself? public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bernard Baily. Space Shorts illustrated space facts by Henry Boltinoff. The Quiz Kids of Space, art by George Roussos. The Mystical Manhunt text story. The Alien King from Earth!, art by Bernard Baily. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #38
    Unexpected (1956) 38
    Published Jun 1959 by DC.
    • 2 1/2" spine split from bottom of comic.
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    Cover art by Bob Brown. The Stunt Man of Space, art by Nick Cardy. Dissection of Planet Earth, art by Howard Purcell. The Giant With My Face, art by Ruben Moreira; a space explorer comes across a giant with his look and name. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #39
    Unexpected (1956) 39
    Published Jul 1959 by DC.

    Cover art by Bernard Baily. Be Sure of Your Facts! public service announcement starring Buzzy, script by Jack Schiff, art by Win Mortimer. Creatures from the Space Globe, art by Nick Cardy; Arnald Arnaldo, collector of interplanetary curios, finds a replica of a long lost planet in a Venusian curio shop; While studying it back on Earth, two figures come to life and go on a rampage. Doctor Rocket humor two-pager by Henry Boltinoff. The Space Musketeers, art by Jim Mooney. Ad for Blackhawk #138. The Experimental Man, art by Bernard Baily. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #40
    Unexpected (1956) 40
    Published Aug 1959 by DC.
    • 1" spine split from base of comic.
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    • 1" spine split from bottom of comic. Cover detached at one staple.

    Cover art by Bob Brown. The Last Days of Planet Mars!, art by Jim Mooney. Peter Puptent Explorer humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Lighthouse In The Sky, art by Howard Purcell. Scientific Word Origins fact half-page by Mort Drucker. The Super-Insect Army text story. Battle of the Colossal Creatures, art by Bob Brown; two giant creatures battle over an airplane. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #41
    Unexpected (1956) 41
    Published Sep 1959 by DC.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • No bottom staple (manufacturing).
    • Heavy staple rust, interior corner folds.
    • Interior is complete. Severe water damage.
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    Cover art by Sheldon Moldoff. The Destroyers From The Stars starring Space Ranger, art by Jim Mooney. Water: A Good Friend or Deadly Enemy -- Depending on You! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bernard Baily. Doctor Rocket humor page by Henry Boltinof. The Martian Who Ran For Mayor, art by Nick Cardy. Spiritual Doubles fact half-page by Mort Drucker. How to Use a Space Gun text story. Trap on Planetoid 10, art by George Roussos; men face an alien menace on a mysterious planet. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #42
    Unexpected (1956) 42
    Published Oct 1959 by DC.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • 1" spine split from base of comic, cover detached at one staple.
    • 2" cumulative spine split, staples added (not manufacturing).
    • Centerfold detached.

    Cover art by Bob Brown. The Secret of the Martian Helmet, art by Jim Mooney; Space Ranger is on the trail of a band of space pirates with the help of a golden helmet that belonged to the Martian folk hero Kolan Varr. Doctor Rocket humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Creature Who Hated Earth, art by George Roussos. It's Fun to Learn! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bernard Baily. Mystery in Marsville, U.S.A. text story. The Son of King Xanta, pencils by Lee Elias. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #43
    Unexpected (1956) 43
    Published Nov 1959 by DC.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Water damage along spine.
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    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.80) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    1st Space Ranger cover on Unexpected. Cover art by Bob Brown. The Riddle of the Burning Treasures starring Space Ranger, art by Jim Mooney; first Space Ranger cover; while cruising through space, aliens shoot heat rays at his flier. Interplanetary Skip-Tracer, art by Nick Cardy. The Outcasts of Space, art by Howard Purcell. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #44
    Unexpected (1956) 44
    Published Dec 1959 by DC.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Glue along spine.
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    Cover pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Sheldon Moldoff. The Menace of the Alien Indians starring Space Ranger, art by Jim Mooney; Space Ranger encounters aliens who resemble and live like Native Americans. Interplanetary Lawyer, art by George Roussos. The Tyrant Who Ruled 1,000 Years, art by Ruben Moreira. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #45
    Unexpected (1956) 45
    Published Jan 1960 by DC.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.35) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 1/2" cumulative spine split.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.65) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Sheldon Moldoff. The Sheriff From Jupiter, art by Howard Purcell. The Planet With Three Faces, art by Nick Cardy. The Army of Interplanetary Beasts starring Space Ranger, art by Jim Mooney; Space Ranger faces a Jovian carrier monster carrying an army of interplanetary beasts. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #46
    Unexpected (1956) 46
    Published Feb 1960 by DC.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: Scratch on back of case
    • Centerfold detached.
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    Cover pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Sheldon Moldoff. The Duplicate Doom, art by Bernard Baily; Mysterious phenomenon appear on both sides of a county line, and on both sides a mysterious man asks the townspeople how they would get rid of it. It's Fun to Help Others public service announcement starring Superboy, script by Jack Schiff, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Stan Kaye. Space Stunts for Sale, art by George Roussos. The Hostage City text story. The Challenge of the Alien Champion starring Space Ranger, art by Jim Mooney. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #47
    Unexpected (1956) 47
    Published Mar 1960 by DC.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Centerfold detached.

    Cover pencils by Dick Dillin. The Man Who Stole the Solar System, art by Nick Cardy; Captain Ambers has been brought in to handle security at the "Project Flanders," a miniature version of the solar system equipped with the "Flanders Ray."; Whatever the Flanders Ray does to the model of the universe happens to the universe itself. Buzzy's "Famous Books" Quiz public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Ruben Moreira. The Brave and the Bold #28 ad. The Crystal Ball Planet, art by Howard Purcell. Captives of the Moon Men text story. Invasion of the Jewel Men starring Space Ranger, art by Bob Brown. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #48
    Unexpected (1956) 48
    Published Apr 1960 by DC.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished

    Cover art by Bob Brown. Bring 'Em Back Alive - From Space, art by Jim Mooney. Aloha... Hawaii! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bernard Baily. House ad for Showcase #26 featuring Rip Hunter, Time Master, pencils by Joe Kubert, inks by Jack Adler. The Mystery of the Alien Imposters, art by Sheldon Moldoff. Battle in Space text story. Peter Puptent, Explorer humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Beast from the Invisible World, art by Bob Brown; Rystan, a police officer from the invisible world of Ulix, helps Space Ranger and his friends battle the monster Kragg. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #49
    Unexpected (1956) 49
    Published May 1960 by DC.
    • 1" cumulative spine split.
    • Centerfold detached at both staples.
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.81) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    Cover art by Bob Brown. The Fantastic Lunar-Land, art by Lee Elias. House ad for Brave and the Bold #29 and Showcase #26, art by Mike Sekowsky, Joe Kubert, and Murphy Anderson. Ghostly Miners! filler page, art by Morris Waldinger. Professor Eureka humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Steal Planet Xerbo, art by Russ Heath. Interplanetary Experiment text story. The Alien Wizard starring Space Ranger, art by Jim Mooney; an alien named Zastro creates two duplicate images of himself. Science Shorts filler page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #50
    Unexpected (1956) 50
    Published Jun 1960 by DC.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.81) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Water rings on front cover.

    Cover art by Bob Brown. King Barney The Ape, art by Murphy Anderson. House ad for The Brave and Bold #30 and Showcase #26. Be Your Own Boss! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bernard Baily. Dr. Floogle humor story by Henry Boltinoff. The Mad Moon of Clune, art by George Roussos. Amazing Ratios! fact page by Julius Schwartz, pencils by Morris Waldinger, inks by Tommy Nicolosi. Sniper from Space text story. Menace of the Sun-Creature starring Space Ranger, art by Bob Brown; A band of thieves is using a strange monster to distract the authorities while they commit their robberies. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.