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Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) comic books 1956-1969

  • Issue #1
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 1
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    • INCOMPLETE. Piece missing. Interrupts art and story.

    This series is titled "Adventures of the Fly" from issue 1 to issue 30. Edited by John Goldwater. Cover by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. Stories by Joe Simon, Jack Kirby, George Tuska, and Bill Draut. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including arch foe Spider Spry. Includes origin story. Includes an adventure starring The Shield as well. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 2
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1488661004
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    • Interior is complete. Full length spine split held in place by small pieces of tape.

    "Tim O'Casey's Wrecking Crew," "One of Our Skyscrapers is Missing!" (pencils by Al Williamson), "Marco, World's Greatest Hypnotist," and "The Master of Junk-Ri-La!" Two-page Shield story, "Sneak Attack." Edited by John Goldwater. Cover by Joe Simon. Stories by Joe Simon, Dick Ayers, Paul Reinman, Al Williamson, Angelo Torres, and Jack Kirby. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including Tim O'Casey's Wrecking Crew. Includes an adventure starring The Shield as well. Bobby Bell's Judo Page, art by Jack Sparling. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 3
    • 1" Cumulative spine split.
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    • 3" spine split from top, heavy cover oxidation.

    Edited by John Goldwater. Cover by Joe Simon. Stories by Joe Simon, Jack Davis, Joe Simon, Bob Powell, and Paul Reinman. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the 20-Ton Man. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 4

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    Edited by John Goldwater. Cover by Joe Simon. Stories by Joe Simon, Ted Galindo, Chic Stone, Sol Brodsky, and Bob Powell. Neal Adams pencils in one panel of the second story (bottom panel of page 11 of the book in which Tommy transforms into the Fly). This is some of his earliest professional work. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Dazzler. Includes an adventure starring The Shield as well. Bobby Bell's Judo Page, art by Jack Sparling. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 5

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    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by Bill Vigoda. Stories by Robert Bernstein, Bill Vigoda, and Robert Bernstein. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Spider and Tommy Troy. Bobby Bell's Judo Page, art by Jack Sparling. Article on the Constrictor species of snakes. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #6
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 6

    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Giunta. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Giunta. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including The Moon Men. Bobby Bell's Judo Page with The Shield. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #7
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 7
    • 1-1/2" spine split from base of comic.
    • .5" Spine split from bottom.
    • 2 1/2" spine split from bottom. Staples added (not manufacturing).
    • Interior is complete. Full length spine split.

    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Giunta. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Giunta. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including Thomas Troy, Gangster. In one story, The Fly teams with the Black Hood. Bobby Bell's Judo Page. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #8
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 8

    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Giunta. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Giunta. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including The Monster Gang, Taxus the Tyrant, and the Puppet Master. Bobby Bell's Judo Page. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #9
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 9

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    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Giunta. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Giunta. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including Wizard of Nightmares. The Shield and Cat Girl guest-star. Bobby Bell's Judo Page. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #10
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 10

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    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover pencils by John Giunta. "The Spider Strikes," script by Robert Bernstein; The Fly's nemesis, The Spider (formerly Spider Sprey) breaks jail again, this time by building a robot to take his place in prison; He sets traps for The Fly, tries to collapse a building on him, trap him with chlordane gas (an insecticide), tries to blow him up in a cave, then attacks with a robot spider. "The World of the Giant Gorillas!", script by Robert Bernstein, pencils by John Giunta; The Black Hood's uncle disappeared in India; He asks The Fly to help. Arriving, they're threatened by (black Zulu-like) natives, but the Fly's firefly glow makes him look like a visiting god. Bobby Bell's Judo Page. "The Trials of Hercules: The Nine-Headed Hydra" text story. "The Statue of Gold!", script by Robert Bernstein, pencils by John Giunta; The Fly is invited to join the Explorers' Club; He travels to their secret headquarters in the Egyptian desert; But they pull guns: a trick!; They demand the secret location of the Statue of Gold. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #11
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 11

    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Rock-Men and the Drinker of Doom. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #12
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 12

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    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Cyclops From Space, the Brute Invaders, and the Blob. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #13
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 13

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    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover art by John Rosenberger. "The Tiger Genie," script by Robert Bernstein, art by John Rosenberger; Gang leader Rance unleashes a genie to defeat the Fly. "The Lady and The Monster," script by Robert Bernstein, art by John Rosenberger; After actress Kim Brand notes that the aliens in her debut picture are imaginary, the Fly takes her to see a real inhabitant of Saturn; Professor Jahke's robot has all the powers and characteristics of a Saturnian. "The Augean Cattle" The Trials of Hercules text story. The Jaguar house ad. "The Villain From the Future," script by Robert Bernstein, art by John Rosenberger; A murderer from 2261 travels 300 years back in time to collect two million dollars from a 1958 bank robbery; The Fly returns him to his own time with the help of insects in the future. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #14
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 14

    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Metal Monster. Origin & 1st Appearance of Fly Girl In Costume. Ad for the Jaguar comic book.36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #15
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 15

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    "The Invincible Spider Machine," "The Master of Disaster," and "The Prey of the Shark Men." Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Shark Man. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #16
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 16
    • Water damage.

    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including Killer Plants and the Giant Shawabtis. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #17
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 17
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • Centerfold detached. Cover detached at one staple. From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.
    • 3" Cumulative spine split.

    "The Menace of the Mythological Monsters," "The TestTube Flies," and "The Creature Who Invaded Capital City!" Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Mythological Monsters and Creature Who Invaded Capitol City. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #18
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 18

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    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Monster Fly. The Fly also visits Fly World and teams with Fly Girl. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #19
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 19

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    Edited by John L. Goldwater. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Five Menaces and the Medieval Monsters. Ad for Adventures of the Jaguar #6. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #20
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 20

    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains. Plus, Fly Girl loses her Fly Ring. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #21
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 21

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    "World of the Giant Germs" and "Anti-Fly League." Fly Girl back-up story, "The 30 Costumes of Fly Girl!" Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Anti-Fly League and, aided by Fly Girl, a Soviet spy ring. Ad for Jaguar #8. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #22
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 22
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • Cover detached at one staple. From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.

    "The Cleopatra of the Future," "The Practical Joker From Planet X," and "The Comet Monster!" Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Anti-Fly League, the Comet Master, and Practical Joker from Planet X. Fly Girl guest-stars. Letters to the editor from comics writer Marv Wolfman and from super fan Paul Gambaccini. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #23
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 23

    "The Ice Giant From Pluto," "Lxo III's Super-Weapon," and "The Man With the Chlordane Hands!" Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Ice Giant From Pluto and Lxo III. Ad for the latest issue of the Jaguar. Letter to the editor from mycomicshop.com owner Buddy Saunders. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #24
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 24

    "The Mystery of the Giant Fly," "The Shock of the Fly World," and "The Insect Gang!" Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Giant Fly and the Insect Gang. Letter page Jack Kirby art. Tommy Trot Teaches Judo activity page, art by Bob Powell. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #25
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 25

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    Edited by John L. Goldwater. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Countess of Crime and Bone-Crackers, Incorporated. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #26
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 26
    • Oxidation

    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Spider and "Big Joe" Saxton. Black Hood Teaches Karate. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #27
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 27

    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein, John Rosenberger, and John Giunta. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including Captain Greer, who is revealed to be an advanced scout for an alien race poised to invade earth. Plus, Insecto attacks Fly Girl. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #28
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 28

    "The Fly Versus the Red Shark," "The Red Shark's Fantastic Fortress," and "The Mystery of the Fly Museum!" Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein, John Rosenberger, and John Giunta. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including Red Shark and a gang of museum crooks. The Black Hood Teaches Karate. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #29
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 29
    • Cover detached at one staple.

    Fly and Flygirl vs. the Anti-Fly League and the Spider. One page in which the Black Hood teaches judo. Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Giunta. Stories by Jerry Siegel and John Giunta. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including King Spider and the Triple Threat Monster. The Black Hood Teaches Karate. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #30
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 30

    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by Hy Eisman. Stories by Robert Bernstein, John Giunta , and Jerry Siegel. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including a gang of crooks, Limbo, and Stretchpants Stella. Plus, Comet comes to Earth from the planet Altrox in order to woo and wed Fly Girl. Becomes "Fly Man" with issue number 31. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #31
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 31
    • Water staining throughout book.
    • Cover detached at one staple. Staple rust with migration.

    Edited by Richard Goldwater. Cover by Paul Reinman. Stories by Jerry Siegel and Paul Reinman. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Spider. The Mighty Crusaders guest-star. Cover and indicia say "Fly Man". 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #32
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 32

    Cover by Paul Reinman. Written by Jerry Siegel. Art and cover by Paul Reinman. While battling Doombala, the Mighty Crusaders accidentally awaken Eterno the Tyrant who had escaped the destruction of Atlantis by going into suspended animation. Eterno tries to turn the Mighty Crusaders evil, but is defeated by a lowly Atlantean mosquito. Cover and indicia say "Fly Man". 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #33
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 33
    • Tear on back cover.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • 3 1/2" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached. Staple rust. Rust migration. 5" tear on back cover.

    Cover by Paul Reinman. Written by Jerry Siegel. Art and cover by Paul Reinman. While on vacation in Africa, Fly-Man and his teammates route an elephant rampage and get taken prisoner by the Destructor. As the Detructor loots a city, Fly Girl tries to stop him. Then, the Hangman shows up to lend Fly Girl a hand. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheerios ad. Cover and indicia say "Fly Man". 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #34
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 34

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    Cover by Paul Reinman. Written by Jerry Siegel. Art and cover by Paul Reinman The Terrible Titan ascends from Subterrania and plans on conquering the surface world using radiation poisoning. Only Fly-Man and the Black Hood can hope to stop him. Written by Jerry Siegel. Art by Mike Sekowsky and Paul Reinman. As the Shield thwarts a robbery at a museum, the robbers accidently wake up a mummified evil sorcerer named Evilo the Tempter. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheerios ad. Cover and indicia say "Fly Man". 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #35
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 35

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    Cover by Paul Reinman. Written by Jerry Siegel. Art and cover by Paul Reinman. After the alien Phantasmon captures Fly-Man and Fly Girl, he and his 3 henchmen Sorro, Disastro and the Crumbler attempt to conquer the earth! Includes the origin of the Black Hood. Ad for The Mighty Crusaders. Cover and indicia say "Fly Man". Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheerios ad. Letter to the editor from comics writer Mike Friedrich. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #36
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 36

    Cover by Paul Reinman. Written by Jerry Siegel. Art and cover by Paul Reinman. After defeating Mighty Man in battle--with Turan's help--Fly-Man finds he can no longer change into Tommy Troy. Includes the origin of the Web. Cover and indicia say "Fly Man". 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #37
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 37

    Cover by Paul Reinman. Written by Jerry Siegel. Art and cover by Paul Reinman. Fly-Man battles the Ultra-Foes. Shield battles Gloater, the Gladiator from Tomorrow. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheerios ad. Statement of ownership--average print run 308,205; average paid circulation 160,235. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheeerios ad. Cover and indicia say "Fly Man". 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Statement of ownership - average print run 308,205; average paid circulation 160,235. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #38
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 38

    Cover by Paul Reinman. Written by Jerry Siegel. Art and cover by Paul Reinman. Thomas Troy comes to learn that everyone hates Fly Man and all he stands for, but he can't figure out why. While John Raymond is trying to justify a need for the Web to his wife and mother-in-law, the Madman breaks into the Raymond household. Before John can act, the two women take down the intruder. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheeerios ad. Cover and indicia say "Fly Man". 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #39
    Adventures of the Fly (1959 Archie) 39

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    Written by Jerry Siegel. Art and cover by Paul Reinman. Fly-Man battles Blockbuster, who is intent on destroying property and knows that Fly-Man is really Thomas Troy. Written by Jerry Siegel. Art by Paul Reinman and Frank Giacoia. Steel Sterling battles the various creations of the Monster Master. Cover and indicia say "Fly Man". 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.