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Comic books 1950, graded by CBCS

  • Item #49192585
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Label #E6B57C-002

    Edited by Whitney Ellsworth. Photo cover of Alan Ladd. Stories by Ruben Moreira, Nick Cardy, Harry Lazarus, Henry Boltinoff, Jack Schiff, Murray Boltinoff, Bernie Breslauer, Jon Small, Ben Allen, Gerrye Kee, and Ray Perry. Your favorite Hollywood star in hard-hitting action stories! Public service announcement with Superboy, script by Jack Schiff, art by Win Mortimer. 52 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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  • Item #48491711
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    Published Aug 1950 by DC.
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    • Label #0CE9D4-004

    Photo cover. Written by Cal Howard, Henry Boltinoff and Harry Lampert. Art by Owen Fitzgerald, Henry Boltinoff and Harry Lampert. Bob Hope, America's favorite funnyman, stars in an untitled 3-part story by Cal Howard and Owen Fitzgerald. Plus: Two Honey in Hollywood strips by Henry Boltinoff; A Bit of Disc and Data article; It Happens in Hollywood article; Radio-Beams half-pager by Harry Lampert; Danny Downbeat 1-pager by Boltinoff; Behind the Mike 2-pager by Boltinoff; Broadway Ha-Lights 1-pager by Lampert; and Video Laffs 1-pager by Lampert. Also: Superboy in 1-page public service announcement "Job Counselor" by Jack Schiff and Win Mortimer. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

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  • Item #48087979
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Label #347365-009
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  • Item #46605318
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    Published Apr 1950 by DC.
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    • Slab: Other - see grading notes
    • Slight scuffing to front of slab, debris trapped between outer slab and inner well (front cover, see image).
    • Label #3432AF-011

    Screaming out of the depths of space came fiery fragments of death! Can even the Blackhawks turn back the menace of the meteors? Featuring: 11 page Blackhawk story "Menace of the Meteors" drawn by Bill Quackenbush (?); 13 page Blackhawk story "Who Were the 3 and 30?" drawn by Reed Crandall; 5 page Chop Chop story "Tempest In a Teapot"; 1 page text story "The Plane From Nowhere." Cover by Bill Ward (?). Cover price $0.10.

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  • Item #45948335
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    Stories by Gardner Fox and others. Art by Bob Powell. Edited by Raymond C. Krank. Cover by Bob Powell. Teen cowboy adventures set in the 1950s, based on the popular radio program that ran from 1949 to 1955. Bobby and his friends Tex, Windy, and Irish face modern-day rustlers and other challenges of life on the ranch. Hornswogglers try to swindle the B-Bar-B ranch out of its water rights and payroll; Windy Wales experiments with rockets; Bank robbers encounter the masked alter ego of Bobby Benson, the Lemonade Kid. Trail of the Rocket; Roundup Racketeer; Lightning Trap; The Running of Redmane; Crooks in Cactus. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

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  • Item #44214869
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    • Paper: Off white
    • File Copy. Highest graded.
    • Label #440-AA-008
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    Captain Marvel and the Lts. of Safety (1950) #2 "Danger Takes To Climbing".

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  • Item #48544239
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    • Married Pages
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    • Centerfold married. 9 small pieces of archival tape on interior cover and 2 pieces on centerfold.
    • Label #8D7BA8-016
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    Cover by Win Mortimer. Stories by Don C. Cameron and unknown. Art by Carmine Infantino, Bob Kane, Charles Paris, Dan Barry and unknown. Batman and Robin volunteer their help to the Royal Canadian Mountain Police to help locate and round up the Masked Highwayman, who is believed to have shot and killed an RCMP member. The problem is: without the murder bullet, the Highwayman cannot be charged with the crime! Don't miss the Dynamic Duo in "The Race of the Century" with art by Bob Kane and Charles Paris. Plus: Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Lawman in "The Promise of Pow-Wow Smith!" with story by Don C. Cameron and pencils by Carmine Infantino; Robotman in "Pounds of Peril!"; Impossible -- But True! tale "The Man Who Could See Tomorrow!" (featuring Roy Raymond) with art by Dan Barry; and "Galloping Ghost!" Also: The Little Mayor half-pager by Phil Berube, reprinted from Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) #106; 2-page text piece "With Drums, Fire, & Flashes!"; and Jerry the Jitterbug 1-pager by Henry Boltinoff. And: "It's Fun to Be Healthy!" says Wonder Woman in a 1-page public service announcement by Jack Schiff and Irwin Hasen. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

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  • Item #47870635
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    Published 1950 by Standard Comics.
    • Paper: Slightly britle
    • Label #119184-005

    Photo cover. I Fought for Love, pencils by Ross Andru; Kitty and Ted are engaged, but Ted disapproves of Kittys friendship with Belle Hastings, who leads a wild life. Belle convinces Kitty to go on a double date with Ken and Bill; Ken and Belle are killed in a car wreck and Bill runs out, leaving Kitty to face the music; To preserve Belles reputation, she claims she was Kens date and Belle was her chaperone; Ted is supportive but Kitty thinks the scandal will ruin his life and breaks their engagement. Helen of Troy one-page non-fiction story, art by Rafael Astarita; Romance that led to Trojan War. My Hopeless Heart, pencils by Nick Cardy, inks by George Evans; Jill dates Fred, which upsets her sister Lou, who met him first and has irrationally fallen in love with him. Lou runs away; Jill and Fred become secretly engaged. Jills ailing mother makes her promise to find Lou and reunite her with Fred; On the wedding day of Jill and Fred, Lou shows up and Jill fears a scene, but Lou introduces her fiancé Dick and all is well. Spring Dance text story by Mickey Marks, art by H. W. Kiemle. Man of My Dreams!, art by John Celardo; Nora becomes engaged to Sandy Larsen, although he doesnt fit the description of her ideal man; She tries to change his habits, dress, and even rents an apartment for them when Sandy insists he wants to live in a house; She also tries to get him reassigned to an office job in the factory where he works, although he enjoys his current job. Love Quiz, art by H. W. Kiemle. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

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  • Item #46265253
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    First issue (continues from Teen). "Monster of Moog," "The Strange Car," "The Prisoner of Time," and "The End of the Earth." Dated September 1950 (note: another #36 exists in a 2nd series) Cover price $0.10.

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  • Item #48500969
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    Mopsy (1948) #9 CBCS 6.0
    Published Mar 1950 by St. John.
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    • Label #5C22E8-001
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    Mopsy (1948) #10 CBCS 7.5
    Published 1950 by St. John.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Other - see grading notes
    • Chipping to upper back side clasp.
    • Label #5C021F-002
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  • Item #45185964
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    Published Feb 1950 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Minor side edge cracks
    • Label #11DA9D-032
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    Wonder Woman in "The Unmasking of Wonder Woman" (art by H.G. Peter), Dr. Pat in "Dr. Pat's First Love," "Headline Heroines: Helen Churchill Candee," and Romance, Inc. in "Dream Sweetheart." Two-page text story, "Strange Meeting." Superboy stars in a one-page public service announcement, "Give Your Town a Present!" Cover price $0.10.

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  • Item #48972198
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    Published Aug 1950 by DC.
    • Paper: White
    • Label #CE0360-015
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    Cover art by Irwin Hasen. Wonder Woman's Strange Mission, script by Robert Kanigher, art by Harry G. Peter; Wonder Woman helps Janet Brown win the man she loves- Steve Trevor! Operation Cupid starring Dr. Pat, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Frank Giacoia. Headline Heroines story, art by Frank Giacoia. Once In Love, Always In Love!--Romance, Inc., pencils by Carmine Infantino. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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  • Item #47873999
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    • Moderate amateur restoration
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    • Amateur Restoration includes: moderate amount of color touch on cover, pieces added to cover, cover and centerfold reinforced, cover cleaned. Top edge of cover trimmed.

    Written by Edmond Hamilton. Art by Howard Sherman. Photo cover from Destination Moon. Chris and the crew of the Pioneer encounter radioactive, crystalline men in the Green Nebula and foil a plot to steal the Nebula's radium. Superboy stars in a one-page public service announcement, "Job Counselor. Written by David V. Reed. Art by Paul Norris and Bernard Sachs. Darwin meets a young actress who has accidentally bathed in the Fountain of Youth. Written by Jack Schiff, Mort Weisinger, and Bernie Breslauer. Art by Dick Sprang. A description of devices, events, and innovations predicated by Wells in his fiction. Written by Gardner Fox and Edmond Hamilton. Art by Jim Mooney and Sy Barry. A scientist uses a hydrogen bomb to cause rain, resulting in a world-wide flood. He uses a second bomb to save mankind. Article written by Julius Schwartz. Art by Morris Waldinger and Tommy Nicolosi. Science facts about the experiments of Otto von Ghericke and Isaac Newton. Text story, art by Raymond Perry. Written byGardner Fox and Robert Heinlein. Art by Curt Swan and John Fischetti. A story about a seat-of-the pants, first landing on the moon, adapted from the 1950 George Pal movie, Destination Moon. Text story by Julius Schwartz. Art by Morris Waldinger and Tommy Nicolosi. Facts about the 1692 appearance of Halley's Comet and the 1919 solar eclipse. Ad for Strange Adventures #2. 52 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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  • Item #48129897
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • From the personal collection of Jerome Wenker. Includes certificate of authenticity.
    • Label #203097-004

    Written by Edmond Hamilton. Art by Howard Sherman. Photo cover from Destination Moon. Chris and the crew of the Pioneer encounter radioactive, crystalline men in the Green Nebula and foil a plot to steal the Nebula's radium. Superboy stars in a one-page public service announcement, "Job Counselor. Written by David V. Reed. Art by Paul Norris and Bernard Sachs. Darwin meets a young actress who has accidentally bathed in the Fountain of Youth. Written by Jack Schiff, Mort Weisinger, and Bernie Breslauer. Art by Dick Sprang. A description of devices, events, and innovations predicated by Wells in his fiction. Written by Gardner Fox and Edmond Hamilton. Art by Jim Mooney and Sy Barry. A scientist uses a hydrogen bomb to cause rain, resulting in a world-wide flood. He uses a second bomb to save mankind. Article written by Julius Schwartz. Art by Morris Waldinger and Tommy Nicolosi. Science facts about the experiments of Otto von Ghericke and Isaac Newton. Text story, art by Raymond Perry. Written byGardner Fox and Robert Heinlein. Art by Curt Swan and John Fischetti. A story about a seat-of-the pants, first landing on the moon, adapted from the 1950 George Pal movie, Destination Moon. Text story by Julius Schwartz. Art by Morris Waldinger and Tommy Nicolosi. Facts about the 1692 appearance of Halley's Comet and the 1919 solar eclipse. Ad for Strange Adventures #2. 52 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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  • Item #48738721
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Other - see grading notes
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    • Label #4E2AFB-002
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    Cover by Johnny Craig. "Horror House!", script and art by Johnny Craig; Henry is called on the carpet by his editor for always being late getting his stories in on time; He packs and heads for the country, and finds a nice, secluded house in which to work; he buys Wilford Manor, a home considered haunted. "Voodoo Vendetta" text story by William M. Gaines. "Terror in the Swamp!", art by Al Feldstein; As two men paddle their way up the Okefenokee Swamp, they spot a man onshore asking them to go no further unless they never want to be seen again. "Crash!" text story by William M. Gaines. "Report from the Grave," art by Jack Kamen. "Buried Alive!", art by Graham Ingels; At a two-bit carnival, patrons are asked to ante up 10 cents to see Zobo, the man who stays buried under six feet of earth for 8 hours. 36 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    Three-part story complete in this issue. Bob Powell art. Photo/painted cover. Cover price $0.10.

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    • Label #163-AB-033
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    1ST ISSUE in series (see note following) - "Am I Man or Machine?" (art by Al Feldstein), "Only Time Will Tell" (script by Harry Harrison, art by Harrison and Wally Wood), "The Men of Tomorrow" (art by Jack Kamen), and "Trip Into the Unknown" (art by Harvey Kurtzman). Feldstein cover. NOTE: There are two issues in this series numbered 13. The issue pictured here, dated May-June 1950, although numbered 13, is the actual 1st issue in the series. The one dated May-June 1952 is issue #13 in the series. Cover price $0.10.

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