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Wings Comics (1940) comic books 1946

  • Issue #65
    Wings Comics (1940) 65
    • Restored (see item notes)
    • RESTORATION; Minor color touch. 1" Cumulative spine split.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.84) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Tape over staple tear and two small cover tears. Tape over long tear on centerfold.
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    • Tape on spine. Tape over tears on back cover and last few pages. Rust on staple.

    Cover by Lee Elias. Edited by J.F. Byrne. Stories and art by Jack Keller, Howard Larsen, Alex Blum, Tom Gill and Lee Elias. Aviation-themed adventure, combat and history tales from pioneering comics publisher Fiction House. A beautiful Asian soldier helps Suicide Smith smoke out hidden enemy bases in Tibet; Agent Jane Martin follows her exact double to a Nazi spy nest hidden in an Egyptian pyramid; Greasemonkey Griffin returns home, where his dad has equally outlandish stories about World War I. And Now--Speed!; Suicide Smith; Jane Martin; Clipper Kirk; Greasemonkey Griffin; Captain Wings. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #66
    Wings Comics (1940) 66
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
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    • Tape over 1/2" spine tear from bottom of comic.

    Cover by Lee Elias. Edited by J.F. Byrne. Stories and art by Matt Baker, Ann Brewster, Jack Keller, Alex Blum, Lee Elias, Rodlow Willard, Mike Peppe and Tom Gill. Aviation-themed adventure, combat and history tales from pioneering comics publisher Fiction House. Wings Comics expands back to 48 pages as its various characters adjust to post-war adventures. In the debut of the "weird war" series Ghost Patrol, a WWII pilot is aided by the spirit of a WWI aviator and his ghostly biplane; Agent Jane Martin, undercover in China, discovers a plot to kidnap China's boy emperor; In India, Greasemonkey Griffin gets lost in a harem and steals a plane while dressed as a woman. First Step to the Moon; Suicide Smith; Jane Martin; Clipper Kirk; Wing Tips; Greasemonkey Griffin; Captain Wings; Ghost Patrol. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #67
    Wings Comics (1940) 67

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    Cover by Lee Elias. Edited by J.F. Byrne. Stories and art by Alvin Hollingsworth, Fran Hopper, Joey Cavallo, Tom Gill, Alex Blum, Lee Elias, and Rafael Astarita. Aviation-themed adventure, combat and history tales from pioneering comics publisher Fiction House. The ghost of an American spy helps a pilot destroy a deadly Axis napalm-like weapon; Agent Jane Martin goes undercover as a stewardess to stop a spy who could start World War III; Greasemonkey Griffin gets into aviation school on the GI Bill, but accidentally winds up at a women's college. Suicide Smith; Jane Martin; Clipper Kirk; Wing Tips; Greasemonkey Griffin; The Ghost Plane; Captain Wings; Ghost Patrol. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #68
    Wings Comics (1940) 68
    • 1" spine tear from top of comic through cover and first two wraps.
    • Centerfold detached.

    Cover by Lee Elias. Edited by J.F. Byrne. Stories and art by Alvin Hollingsworth, Fran Hopper, Joey Cavallo, Alex Blum, Lee Elias, and Rafael Astarita. Aviation-themed adventure, combat and history tales from pioneering comics publisher Fiction House. Believed dead after an air battle, Clipper Kirk adopts the costumed identity of the Phantom Falcon to bring his would-be assassins to justice; Agent Jane Martin seeks black-market thieves stealing American equipment in Tokyo; Greasemonkey Griffin builds his own bizarre plane out of US Army surplus equipment. Suicide Smith; Jane Martin; Clipper Kirk; Greasemonkey Griffin; The Team Behind the Pilot; Captain Wings; Ghost Patrol. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #69
    Wings Comics (1940) 69

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    Cover by Lee Elias. Edited by J.F. Byrne. Stories and art by Alvin Hollingsworth, Fran Hopper, Joey Cavallo, Mike Peppe, Lee Elias, and Maurice Whitman. Aviation-themed adventure, combat and history tales from pioneering comics publisher Fiction House. Clipper Kirk catches his would-be killers, and then decides to keep his new, postwar identity as the Phantom Falcon; Agent Jane Martin is caught in the middle when two Mexican airlines wage war over a shipment of US fighters; Greasemonkey Griffin is recruited to fly for a sideshow's wing-walker act. Suicide Smith cover by Lee Elias strongly resembles Milton Caniff's art style. Suicide Smith; Jane Martin; The Phantom Falcon; Greasemonkey Griffin; The Emperor of Tomorrow; Wing Tips; Captain Wings; Ghost Patrol. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #70
    Wings Comics (1940) 70
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case
    • Label #0244705004

    Cover by Lee Elias. Edited by J.F. Byrne. Stories and art by Bob Lubbers, Fran Hopper, Al Walker, Alvin Hollingsworth, Joey Cavallo, and Rafael Astarita. Aviation-themed adventure, combat and history tales from pioneering comics publisher Fiction House. Nazi war criminals in Latin America attack a passenger flight, not realizing the Phantom Falcon is on board; Agent Jane Martin is flying in an air show when she learns her plane was sabotaged; Captain Wings battles Col. Kamikaze and his zombie squad of drugged American airmen. Suicide Smith; Jane Martin; The Phantom Falcon; Greasemonkey Griffin; Air Heroes of World War II; Captain Wings; Ghost Patrol. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #71
    Wings Comics (1940) 71
    • Tape on exterior cover.

    Cover by Lee Elias. Edited by J.F. Byrne. Stories and art by Bob Lubbers, Fran Hopper, Al Walker, John Celardo, Joey Cavallo, and Rafael Astarita. Aviation-themed adventure, combat and history tales from pioneering comics publisher Fiction House. An airline pilot takes unique revenge when he spots the traitors who betrayed his unit during the war; The true story of Pappy Boyington of the legendary Flying Tigers and Black Sheep squadrons; Col. Kamikaze's return proves to Captain Wings that he's not a real kamikaze. Suicide Smith; Jane Martin; The Phantom Falcon; Greasemonkey Griffin; Air Aces of World War II; Captain Wings; Ghost Squadron. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #72
    Wings Comics (1940) 72
    • Restored (see item notes)
    • RESTORATION; Tear seal.
    • Cover detached at both staples. 1" spine split from base of comic.

    Cover by Lee Elias. Edited by J.F. Byrne. Stories and art by Bob Lubbers, Fran Hopper, Al Walker, George Evans, John Celardo, Joey Cavallo, and Rafael Astarita. Aviation-themed adventure, combat and history tales from pioneering comics publisher Fiction House. A pilot stranded at sea after a kamikaze attack is refueled by a ghostly plane; A biography of Butch O'Hare, the Navy flying ace whose name graces the Chicago airport; Col. Kamikaze's final battle with Captain Wings. Suicide Smith; Jane Martin; The Phantom Falcon; Greasemonkey Griffin; Air Aces of World War II; Captain Wings; Ghost Squadron. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #73
    Wings Comics (1940) 73

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    Cover by Joe Doolin. Edited by J.F. Byrne. Stories and art by Bob Lubbers, Fran Hopper, Al Walker, George Evans, Howard Larsen, Charles Sultan, and Rafael Astarita. Aviation-themed adventure, combat and history tales from pioneering comics publisher Fiction House. An American flyer caught behind Soviet lines is aided by the ancient goddess Valencia; The Phantom Falcon, once known as Wings Comics regular Clipper Kirk, adopts a new civilian identity working for "Commissioner Gordon" in "Metropolis" (no relation); Jane Martin is assigned to guard a top-secret jet plane from a Nazi spy ring. Also featuring the first-ever Jane Martin cover (by Joe Doolin), after 73 issues. Suicide Smith; Jane Martin; The Phantom Falcon; Greasemonkey Griffin; Air Heroes of World War II; Captain Wings; Ghost Squadron. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #74
    Wings Comics (1940) 74
    • Cover detached. Staple rust with migration.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.93) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Cover and centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover by Bob Lubbers. Edited by J.F. Byrne. Stories and art by Bob Lubbers, Fran Hopper, Al Walker, George Evans, Howard Larsen, John Celardo, and Rafael Astarita. Aviation-themed adventure, combat and history tales from pioneering comics publisher Fiction House. Captain Wings battles the beautiful air pirate Madame Hell Hawk; Greasemonkey Griffin is hijacked by two twin smugglers and their lovely redheaded accomplice; Jane Martin is partnered with an egotistical movie stunt flier who can't actually fly. Suicide Smith; Jane Martin; The Phantom Falcon; Greasemonkey Griffin; Air Heroes of World War II; Captain Wings; Ghost Squadron. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #75
    Wings Comics (1940) 75

    Cover by Bob Lubbers. Edited by J.F. Byrne. Stories and art by Bob Lubbers, Fran Hopper, Al Walker, George Evans, Howard Larsen, Charles Sultan, and Rafael Astarita. Aviation-themed adventure, combat and history tales from pioneering comics publisher Fiction House. Captain Wings uses a dirigible to sneak up on the Sky Hag; Greasemonkey Griffin is abducted by two beautiful women who want his help stealing a plane; Jane Martin is targeted by a rival's plane company while working as a test pilot. Captain Wings; Jane Martin; Greasemonkey Griffin; Air Heroes of World War II; Phantom Falcon; Suicide Smith; Ghost Squadron. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #76
    Wings Comics (1940) 76

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    Cover by Bob Lubbers. Edited by J.F. Byrne. Stories and art by Bob Lubbers, Fran Hopper, Al Walker, George Evans, Howard Larsen, John Celardo, and Rafael Astarita. Aviation-themed adventure, combat and history tales from pioneering comics publisher Fiction House. Captain Wings' foe the Sky Hag returns and tries to frame him; Greasemonkey Griffin is hired by a female baseball team; Jane Martin is assigned to teach a movie star how to fly, but her mysterious duplicate has other plans. Captain Wings; Jane Martin; Greasemonkey Griffin; Air Heroes of World War II; Phantom Falcon; Suicide Smith; Ghost Squadron. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.