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Daredevil Comics (1941 Lev Gleason) comic books 1947

  • Issue #40
    Daredevil Comics (1941 Lev Gleason) 40

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    Cover by Charles Biro. Stories and art by Charles Biro, Norman Maurer, Bob Wood, Chic Stone, Fred Guardineer, Virginia Hubbell, Dan Barry and Carl Hubbell. This early superhero title was one of the comics that made publisher Lev Gleason a major player during the Golden Age. Daredevil and the Little Wise Guys star in a topical story of alcoholism, child neglect and murder (that also features Daredevil acting as a defense lawyer in court, in full costume), with early art by Flash Gordon's Dan Barry. Daredevil and the Little Wise Guys encounter a juvenile delinquent (then a new concept) while at summer camp. Teen inventor Dickie Dean heads out West and encounters outlaws who are trying to swindle a rancher out of his uranium-rich land. Also featuring an illustrated profile of artist Charles Biro, and an early strip by future Marvel legend Chic Stone. Daredevil and the Little Wise Guys; Daredevil: The American Crime!; Table Tennis; Sniffer: Inheritance Trouble; We'll Never Forget; Inside Dope; Crimebuster: Extra Evidence; Dickie Dean. 64 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #41
    Daredevil Comics (1941 Lev Gleason) 41
    • Cover detached. One staple (manufacturing).
    • 6 3/4" Cumulative spine split. Oxidation.

    Cover by Charles Biro. Stories and art by Charles Biro, Norman Maurer, Bob Wood, Dan Barry and Carl Hubbell. This early superhero title was one of the comics that made publisher Lev Gleason a major player during the Golden Age. Street kids mug an auto thief, but soon his gang comes looking for them, in a story with early art by Flash Gordon's Dan Barry. The Little Wise Guys try to raise $15,000 to keep a community center open. Teen inventor Dickie Dean investigates disappearing automobiles and encounters a hot-car gang. Daredevil and the Little Wise Guys; Daredevil; Sniffer; Crimebuster: Hurry-Up Alibi; Dickie Dean. 64 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #42
    Daredevil Comics (1941 Lev Gleason) 42
    • Only one staple (manufacturing).
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.03) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    Cover by Charles Biro. Stories and art by Charles Biro, Bob Wood, Dan Barry and Carl Hubbell. This early superhero title was one of the comics that made publisher Lev Gleason a major player during the Golden Age. Daredevil must reset his whole life after his secret identity is exposed, in a story with early art by Flash Gordon's Dan Barry. Bart Hill abandons the Daredevil costume to become a boxer. Sniffer is mistaken for a ballet star's replacement, but he thinks he's performing a muscleman act. Daredevil and the Little Wise Guys: Evidence #1 and Evidence #2; Fatal Ignorance; Sniffer: The Body Beautiful. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #43
    Daredevil Comics (1941 Lev Gleason) 43
    • INCOMPLETE. Panels clipped. Interrupts art and story.

    Cover by Charles Biro. Stories and art by Charles Biro, Norman Maurer, Dick French, Dan Barry and Carl Hubbell. This early superhero title was one of the comics that made publisher Lev Gleason a major player during the Golden Age. Daredevil's alter ego Bart Hill tries to help street kids from turning to crime, but when one of them finds a gun, tragedy looms. Bart tries to intervene in a kidnapping, inspiring him to resume his Daredevil identity, in a story with early art by Flash Gordon's Dan Barry. Sniffer travels to Mexico, where he is mistaken for an ancient Aztec statue because of his oddly shaped head. Daredevil and the Little Wise Guys; Inside Dope; Crimebuster: Ten Little Fingers; Sniffer. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #44
    Daredevil Comics (1941 Lev Gleason) 44
    • Cover and centerfold loose at single staple.

    Cover by Charles Biro. Stories and art by Charles Biro, Norman Maurer, Bob Wood and Carl Hubbell. This early superhero title was one of the comics that made publisher Lev Gleason a major player during the Golden Age. Daredevil resumes his costumed identity, but with gangsters gunning for him, he is forced to fake his own death. Daredevil pursues a sadistic killer, in a particularly violent pre-Code story. Featuring a page of letters from prisoners in praise of the sister publication Crime Does Not Pay. Also featuring a vintage ad for an "Authentic Dick Tracy Tommy Gun and Detective Badge." Daredevil and the Little Wise Guys; Daredevil; If I Knew Then What I Know Now; Crimebuster: Killers Are Always Stupid; Baseball Test; Sniffer. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #45
    Daredevil Comics (1941 Lev Gleason) 45
    • Centerfold detached.

    Cover by Charles Biro. Stories and art by Charles Biro, Norman Maurer, Bob Wood, Dan Barry and Carl Hubbell. This early superhero title was one of the comics that made publisher Lev Gleason a major player during the Golden Age. Daredevil tales on the new alter ego of Professor Bill Hart, and a crooked patent attorney puts the Little Wise Guys in danger when they join a test flight. Sniffer falls for an elaborate practical joke. The Little Wise Guys take on a bully. The backup historical strip "Famous Eccentrics" includes the Marquis de Sade, a strange choice even for a pre-Code 1940s comic book. Also featuring a vintage ad for an "Authentic Dick Tracy Tommy Gun and Detective Badge." Daredevil and the Little Wise Guys; Daredevil; Famous Eccentrics; Crimebuster: Case of the Careful Suicide; Sniffer. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #46
    Daredevil Comics (1941 Lev Gleason) 46

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    Cover by Charles Biro. Stories and art by Charles Biro, Norman Maurer, Virginia Hubbell and Carl Hubbell. This early superhero title was one of the comics that made publisher Lev Gleason a major player during the Golden Age. At a fancy-dress ball, Scarecrow runs afoul of a spoiled rich bully. Daredevil goes after a crook who targets poor people. Sniffer becomes the latest victim of the famous "falling barrel of bricks" urban legend. Daredevil and the Little Wise Guys; Daredevil; Famous Eccentrics; Crimebuster: A Touch Too Much; Sniffer: What Goes Up Must Come Down! 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.