Unearthly Spectaculars (1965) comic books 1956-1969
Cover by Jack Sparling. Stories and art by Doug Wildey and Angelo Torres. Another anthology featuring weird heroes and fantastic stories, part of Harvey Comics' short-lived Harvey Thriller imprint, designed by comics legend Joe Simon. A beautiful woman attracts a strange visitor. Shape-shifting creatures include a boy who can change into a tiger at will, later dubbed Tiger Boy. Everybody knows about breaking the sound barrier, but one man witnesses what happens when they break the sight barrier. Cover by Jack Sparling may include inks by comics legend Joe Simon. The Visitor!; Old Wives Tale; Unbelievable Story!; Will Power!; Operation: Saucer!; The Wrong Move!; The Hidden World. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.
- Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
- From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.
Cover by Joe Simon, Wally Wood and Jack Sparling. Stories and art by Al Williamson, Gil Kane, Jack Sparling, Mike Sekowsky, Joe Giella, Carl Pfeufer and Wally Wood. Another anthology featuring weird heroes and fantastic stories, part of Harvey Comics' short-lived Harvey Thriller imprint, designed by comics legend Joe Simon. This double-sized issue features an amazing array of comics legends, including Al Williamson, Gil Kane, and Wally Wood. Frozen in an iceberg and released by atomic testing like Godzilla, secret agent James Flynn becomes Jack Q. Frost, who battles evil with his cold-powers but must stay away from heating vents. Also featuring other new (but short-lived) superheroes, including the Three Rocketeers, Earthman and Miracles, Inc. Miracles, Inc. was listed in Jon Morris's 2015 book The League of Regrettable Superheroes. Plus a Clawfang the Barbarian adventure by EC legends Wally Wood and Al Williamson, and even a Goodyear tire ad with art by Neal Adams. The Ice Creature; Jack Q. Frost; Clawfang the Barbarian; The Boy Who Hates Us All; Miracles, Inc.; How the 3 Rocketeers Teamed Up; Super Surplus; The Coming of Earthman. 64 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.25.
Stories and art by Al Williamson, Archie Goodwin, Otto Binder, Bill Draut, Carl Pfeufer, Tony Tallarico, Jerry Grandenetti, Reed Crandall, Joe Orlando, Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. Another anthology title featuring weird heroes and fantastic stories. Part of Harvey Comics' short-lived Harvey Thriller imprint, designed by comics legend Joe Simon. This double-sized issue features an amazing array of comics legends, including Al Williamson, Reed Crandall, Archie Goodwin, Joe Orlando and Jack Kirby. Jack Q. Frost faces the laziest supervillain of all time, Lord Lazee, and his machine for making earthquakes. The unlikely heroes of Miracles, Inc. include Super-Chef and the strange creature called Kaput. Plus a Simon and Kirby sci-fi tale and a reprint of Archie Goodwin's first published story, with art by Reed Crandall and Al Williamson. Lord Lazees Terrible Trio; The Saucerer; Hermit; Logans Next Life; Never Say No to Dr. Yes; Rent-A-Hero; 1…2…3…Infinity; The Doom Wave Strikes!; Exposed!; The Gong Gang Strikes!; Kaput- Prince of Jinx. Final issue of the series. 64 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.25.