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Blue Ribbon Comics (1983 Red Circle/Archie) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Blue Ribbon Comics (1983 Red Circle/Archie) 1

    Cover pencils by Steve Ditko, inks by Rudy Nebres. The Strange New World of the Fly, script and art by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby; orphan Tommy Troy stumbles across some hoods hassling Mr. Creacher, the superintendent of the orphanage who's been stealing money from the orphanage to pay his gambling debts. The Master of Junk-Ri-La, script and art by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby; the Fly meets a man who creates weapons and inventions out of junk in order to pull off his crime capers. Come into My Parlor, script and art by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby; the Fly meets the Spider, also known as Spider Spry. One of Our Skyscrapers Is Missing starring the Fly, pencils by Al Williamson, inks by Angelo Torres. Discovers His Buzz-Gun starring the Fly, script and art by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. 36 pgs. $1.50. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #2
    Blue Ribbon Comics (1983 Red Circle/Archie) 2

    Cover art by Rich Buckler. Mr. Justice, script by Bill Dubay and Robin Snyder, pencils by Trevor von Eeden and Tom Ghee (assists), inks by Alex Nino and Tom Ghee (assists); Mr. Justice battles a foe on the physical and supernatural levels who knows him only too well. 36 pgs. $1.50. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #3
    Blue Ribbon Comics (1983 Red Circle/Archie) 3

    Cover pencils by Alan Weiss, inks by Rudy Nebres. Untitled Steel Sterling story, script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Eduardo Barreto, inks by Tony deZuniga; Steel stops a bag lady from being kidnapped. But everything isn't as it seems. Chapter Two: Trial By Fire!, script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Ed Barreto, inks by Tony deZuniga; Steel works out at the gym; then a press agent comes to interview him after he wins a movie competition. Chapter Three: Light from A Strange Star!, script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Ed Barreto, inks by Tony deZuniga; Steel remembers how he got his powers, his family and friends and the vow he made to his dad to help those who cannot help themselves. Back cover Steel Sterling illustration, pencils by Alan Weiss, inks by Ruby Nebres. 36 pgs. $1.50. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #4
    Blue Ribbon Comics (1983 Red Circle/Archie) 4

    Cover art by Rudy Nebres. The Jekyll-Hyde Decision, script by Stan Timmons and Rich Buckler, pencils by Trevor Von Eeden (layouts) and Rich Buckler, inks by Rich Buckler; The Fly and Fly-Girl try to stop a crooked politician from being elected. The Ring Quest, script by Jack C Harris, pencils by Deryl Skelton, inks by Rich Buckler; the Fly finds out who has been stealing secrets at Freedman Electronics. 36 pgs. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #5
    Blue Ribbon Comics (1983 Red Circle/Archie) 5

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    New Cover By Kirby. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Rich Buckler. Meet Lancelot Strong intro page. The Double Life of Private Strong; Professor Fleming explores his uncharted brain theories on his young son Roger. Robin Snyder talks about the early days of comic fandom. Spawn of the "X" World; Lancelot and Spud find Professor Fleming's wrecked car years after the accident. Mystery of the Vanished Wreckage; Lancelot goes back to the wreckage, but finds it has been removed. The Menace of the Micro-Men; After being drafted into the army, Private Strong stops a suposedly unmanned atomic tank from accidently killing Colonel Smith and his niece.. All scripts by Joe Simon, art by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. 36 pgs. $0.75. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #6
    Blue Ribbon Comics (1983 Red Circle/Archie) 6

    Cover pencils by Rich Buckler, inks by Rudy Nebres. Fighting Fire With Fire, script by Rich Buckler and Stan Timmons, art by Tony DeZuniga and Rod Ollerenshaw (newspaper photos only); Martial Law, a former foe of the Fox known as the "The Gasser" threatens Delilah Monaco in order to draw out his hated enemy. Chapter Two Dragon's Head, Serpent's Tail, script by Rich Buckler and Stan Timmons, art by Tony DeZuniga; the Fox hunts down Dragon Head, who has employed both Martial Law and the Eraser; meanwhile, Paul's personal life takes a sharp downturn when Delilah begins dating Brian. 36 pgs. $0.75. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #7
    Blue Ribbon Comics (1983 Red Circle/Archie) 7

    Cover pencils by Rich Buckler, inks by Tony deZuniga. Heads or Tails, script by Rich Buckler and Stan Timmons, pencils by Dick Ayers, inks by Tony deZuniga; the Fox heads back for a showdown with the Eraser and Martial Law; then when the Eraser goes after Delilah, the Fox goes after him with a vengeance. Heads I Win, Tails You Lose, script by Stan Timmons, pencils by Dick Ayers, inks by Tony deZuniga; Paul has doubts about his identity and his love life when Delilah tries to do the Fox harm twice. 36 pgs. $0.75. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #8
    Blue Ribbon Comics (1983 Red Circle/Archie) 8

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    Cover art by Rudy Nebres. Black Hood, script and art by Gray Morrow; While trying to fight corruption in his city, Kip Burland visits his uncle and is told about a secret tradition in the Burland family that may help Kip in his battles. It's Murder To Beat The Odds, script by Marv Channing, art by Al McWilliams; The Black Hood takes down a gambling den. Two-page Black Hood/Fox illustration, art by Alex Toth. Life's Not Like A Comic Book, script by Neal Adams and Gray Morrow (plot), pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano; when Kip fails to stop a kidnapping in broad daylight, the Black Hoods comes out to find the kidnappers and save their victim. 36 pgs. $0.75. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #9
    Blue Ribbon Comics (1983 Red Circle/Archie) 9

    Cover pencils by Rich Buckler, inks by Ricardo Villagran. The Outcast, script by Mark Manhart, pencils by Malcolm Davis, inks by Ricardo Villagran; Agent Neptune stops a misguided man named the Outcast from sinking a submarine during the Navy's War Games. Agents of Atlantis, script by Mark Manhart, pencils by Malcolm Davis, inks by Ricardo Villagran; the Agents of Atlantis fight an unearthly creature named Ashtoreth. 36 pgs. $0.75. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #10
    Blue Ribbon Comics (1983 Red Circle/Archie) 10

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    Cover art by Rudy Nebres. Slide Rule's Challenge, art by Bob Powell; the Fly matches wits with the criminal Slide Rule and his super computer, which he uses to plot his crimes. Magic Eye, art by George Tuska; when an inventor's robot goes out of control, the Fly steps in to stop it. The 20-Ton Man, art by Bob Powell; as a way of making money to fund his experiments, a scientist turns one of his lackeys into the "20 Ton Man" and sends him on a robbery spree; that's when the Fly intervenes. Tim O'Casey's Wrecking Crew; The Fly stops a leprechaun with a gigantic robot from harming a man who has stolen Finn MacCool's treasure--a treasure Tim O'Casey was guarding. 36 pgs. $0.75. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #11
    Blue Ribbon Comics (1983 Red Circle/Archie) 11

    Cover art by Rich Buckler. The Billion Dollar Rip-Off, script by Rich Buckler and Stan Timmons, pencils by Dick Ayers, inks by Chic Stone; when a prominent video game designer suddenly commits suicide, the Black Hood suspects the man was actually murdered. The Face Behind The Mask, script by Dave Allikas, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Eduardo Barreto; a crime kingpin's empire is undone by the mysterious reappearance of the Black Hood. 36 pgs. $0.75. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #12
    Blue Ribbon Comics (1983 Red Circle/Archie) 12

    Cover art by Willie Blyberg. Counterattack starring T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents, script by Charlie Boatner and John Carbonaro (plot assist), pencils by Paul Bonano and Charlie Boatner (layout consulting), inks by Willie Blyberg; Dynamo and NoMan are joined by the new Menthor and Vulcan, who all head into space to stop Mars, the self-proclaimed God of War; in reality, Mars is a NoMan android abandoned on the moon. The Making of A Monster, script by Charlie Boatner and John Carbonaro (plot assist), pencils by Steve Ditko, inks by Willie Blyberg; NoMan tracks down an old associate who is experimenting with human and animal hybrids, creating terrible monsters. 36 pgs. $0.75. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #13
    Blue Ribbon Comics (1983 Red Circle/Archie) 13

    Cover pencils by Brian Buniak, inks by Joe Sinnott. A Is For Alien, B Is For Boston, C Is For Crusaders, script by Marty Greim, art by Brian Buniak; Bobby catches a cold when he goes to get his new comics from a local store; then, aliens invade Boston and the govenor calls for the Crusaders to help; origin and 1st Thunder Bunny. 36 pgs. $0.75. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #14
    Blue Ribbon Comics (1983 Red Circle/Archie) 14

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    Cover art by Rich Buckler. The Killing Hour, script by Stan Timmons, pencils by Lou Manna and Rex Lindsey, inks by Chic Stone; an international terrorist named the Freelancer holds New York City hostage for 10 million dollars or he will ram the ferry he's on into a docked nuclear submarine, blowing up the city. Only the Web--who's on board the ferry in his civilian identity--and the Jaguar have any hopes of stopping the madman. 36 pgs. $0.75. Cover price $0.75.