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Alarming Tales (1957) comic books 1956-1969

  • Issue #2
    Alarming Tales (1957) 2
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($10.20) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1571237016

    Cover by Joe Simon. Stories and art by Jack Kirby, Joe Simon, Jack Oleck, George Roussos and Marvin Stein. Weird (but Comics Code-friendly) tales from publisher Harvey. Flying, fiery objects appear mysteriously over a rural area. A supercomputer achieves sentience, followed by desire. A hunter finds a range of odd creatures after he's transported to another dimension. Hole in the Wall; The Hero; The Big Hunt; The Fireballs; The Traitor; Solitude; I Want to Be a Man. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Alarming Tales (1957) 5
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.85) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
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    • 4" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached. Water damage. Staple rust with migration.

    Cover by John Severin. Stories and art by Dick Wood, Matt Baker, Paul Reinman, Fred Kida, Doug Wildey and Al Williamson. Weird (but Comics Code-friendly) tales from publisher Harvey. A scientist is transformed by a Dr. Manhattan-like accident, in a story with art by comics legends Matt Baker and Al Williamson. An explorer discovers to his horror that what he thought was the Fountain of Youth is actually the Fountain of Age. The ranger in a South American watch station learns he is in the path of a march of driver ants, and foolishly decides to stand and fight. Half Man—Half What?; Defeat!; My Robot Plants; The Fountain of Age; The Flashlight; The Fibber; 12,000 to 1!. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.