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Comic books October 1946

  • Vol. 31 #3
    10 Story Western Magazine (1936-1954 Popular) Pulp Vol. 31 #3

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  • Vol. 15 #4
    44 Western Magazine (1937-1954 Popular Publications) Pulp Vol. 15 #4

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  • Issue #115
    Ace Comics (1937) 115

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    Cover art by Joe Musial. The Phantom strips, script by Lee Falk, art by Ray Moore. Daffy Doodles strips, art by Doc Winner. Katzenjammer Kids strips, art by H.H. Knerr. Tim Tyler's Luck strips, art by Lyman Young. Pete the Tramp strips by Clarence D. Russell. Jungle Jim strips, art by Alex Raymond. Barney Google strips, art by Billy DeBeck. Blondie strips, art by Chic Young. Teddy and Sitting Bull strips, art by Joe Musial. Tillie the Toiler strips, art by Russ Westover. Prince Valiant strips, art by Hal Foster. They'll Do It Every Time strips, art by Jimmy Hatlo. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 13 #1
    Ace-High Western Stories (1940-1951 Fictioneers) Vol. 13 #1

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  • Issue #101
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 101
    Published Oct 1946 by DC.

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    Nuclear explosion cover by Wayne Boring and Stan Kaye. Crime Paradise starring Superman, pencils by Win Mortimer, inks by George Roussos. Devilfish's Domain starring Congo Bill, script by Alvin Schwartz, art by Ed Smalle. The Perfect Hideaway starring Hayfoot Henry, script by Alvin Schwartz, art by Stan Kaye. When East Goes West starring Vigilante, script by Joe Samachson, inks by George Roussos. The Man Who Didn't Dare starring Zatara, art by W. F. White. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Oct 1946
    Adventure (1910-1971 Ridgway/Butterick/Popular) Pulp Oct 1946

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  • Issue #109
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 109

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    Cover art by Stan Kaye. You Can't Lose starring Superboy, script by Don Cameron, pencils by Joe Shuster, inks by Stan Kaye. The Waters of the World starring Aquaman, art by Louis Cazeneuve. Methuselah Manor starring Johnny Quick, script by Don Cameron, pencils by Mort Meskin, inks by George Roussos. The Dragon's Teeth starring Shining Knight, script by Joe Samachson, art by Chuck Winter. D-Day -- Year 1066 starring Green Arrow, art by George Papp; a modern reenactment of the Battle of Hastings. 52 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 27 #1
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  • Vol. 3 #9
    Airboy Comics (1945-1953 Hillman) Vol. 3 #9
    • Slight professional restoration
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Professional Restoration includes: small amount of color touch on back cover. 4 pieces of tape on interior cover. From the personal collection of Frank Brunner.
    • Label #1F945A-001

    Cover by Fred Kida. Stories and art by Carmine Infantino, Tony DiPreta, Jack M. Greene, Roy Houlihan, Dick Hall, Alden McWilliams and Art Helfant. One of the more fanciful and influential of 1940s aviator heroes, Airboy fights evil with his radio-controlled plane "Birdie" and its plethora of experimental flying tech. Sometimes listed as Airboy Comics #32. No issue # on cover; Vol. 3, issue #9 in indicia. Airboy is the only one who knows that a supposed war hero is a fraud. The debut of the Heap's solo series, as comics' original muck-monster bonds with sometime-sidekick Rickie Wood, when the boy's model German biplane reminds Heap of his past as a human aviator. Flying Dutchman battles the Army Ants in his final adventure. Airboy; Skinny McGinty: Advice for Sale; The Heap; Sealed in Lead; Little Leo; Flying Dutchman; Windy and Tug; Alfie and Ralphie; SkyWolf. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #78
    All American Comics (1939) 78

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    Cover art by Paul Reinman. The Giggling Gangsters starring Green Lantern, script by John Broome, art by Paul Reinman; A gangster's hillbilly family decides to visit him in Gotham City and they end up botching up every planned crime. On the Loose for a Moose starring Winky, Blinky and Noddy, art by Everett E. Hibbard. Holiday from Healing starring Dr. Mid-Nite, art by Stan Aschmeier. Hop Tries a New Personality starring Hop Harrigan, script and art by Jon L. Blummer. Mutt and Jeff strips by Al Smith [signed as Bud Fisher]. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #31
    All Star Comics (1940-1978) 31
    Auction opens October 5
    • Restored (see item notes)
    • RESTORATION. Spine split seal.

    The Justice Society of America in "The Workshop of Willie Wonder." Script by Gardner Fox. Art by Martin Naydel plus individual stories featuring Hawkman (art by Jon Chester Kozlak), Dr. Mid-nite (art by Stan Aschmeier as "Stan Josephs"), Green Lantern (art by Paul Reinman), the Atom (pencils by Irwin Hasen, inks by Kozlak), Johnny Thunder (art by Aschmeier), and the Flash (art by Naydel). Wonder Woman cameo. Two-page text story, "Showdown Stuff" by Jim Robinson. One-page Tootsie Roll ad, "Captain Tootsie and the Wolf Hunt" by C.C. Beck and Pete Costanza. Naydel cover. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 1 #6
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  • Vol. 20 #7
    Amazing Stories (1926-Present Experimenter) Pulp Vol. 20 #7
    • Interior complete. Full length spine split. Back cover missing.
    • Interior is complete. Full length spine split.

    Oct 1946. Science fiction stories by Harold M. Sherman, George Tashman, Chester S. Greier, and Millen Cooke. Illustrations by Virgil Finlay, Peitz, Julian S. Krupa, and Arnold Kohn. Cover by Robert Gibson Jones. 7-in. x 10-in.; black and white; 176 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #274
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  • Vol. 1 #4
    Amour (1946 Arrow Publications) Pulp Vol. 1 #4

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  • Issue #4
    Animal Antics (1946) 4
    Published Oct 1946 by DC.
    • 1" cumulative spine split.
    • 3" tear (taped). Water damage. Staple rust with migration.

    Untitled Presto Pete story, art by Ed Dunn; Pete travels to the Arctic and tries to help a polar bear feel warm for the first time in his life. Untitled Sheriff Corky story, art by Rube Grossman; The Sheriff manages to arrest Grizzly Gus for his frequent gold robberies. Untitled Eager Beaver, art by Otto Feuer; Eager Beaver tries out his ideas on child-rearing when he babysits a little brat. Untitled The Tortoise and the Hare story, art by Rube Grossman; Harry thinks that Throckmorton can't swim, so he challenges him to a race down the river. Gone Fishing starring Skooky, art by Otto Feuer. Untitled Walrus Whopper story. Untitled Goofy Goose, Inventor story, art by Rube Grossman. Untitled Raccoon Kids story, art by Otto Feuer. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #8
    Animal Fair (1946) 8
  • Issue #22
    Archie (1943) 22
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Centerfold detached.

    Cover by Al Fagaly. Stories by Bob Montana and unknown. Art by Bob Montana, Bill Vigoda, Al McLean and unknown. Jughead's birthday proves to be the most troublesome event of the year due to a reindeer sweater fiasco in "Jughead's Birthday"! (Note: first Bob Montana Archie story since his departure to fight in World War II in early 1943.) Plus: After seeing how Theodosius and Jughead benefit from being chivalrous, Archie decides to put Jughead's jacket over a mud puddle for Veronica in "The Gentleman"; after Fred and Archie refuse to wax the foyer floor, Mrs. Andrews does it herself in "Wax Work"; Betty and Veronica go to great lengths to get the autograph of Franchot Dreambean, the famous crooner who's staying at the Riverdale hotel; and when Archie's grandmother comes for a visit, Fred hires Archie and Jughead to repaint the guest room in "The Gruesome Twosome"! Also: Archie gives us some "Hollywood dirt straight from the MGM lion's mouth" about MGM's search for places to film, Gregory Peck's advertising campaign, Audrey Totter, Gary Cooper, William Powell, John Garfield, Dick Bare, Paul Henreid and Ann Sheridan in the 2-page "Hollywood Tattle Tale"! And: "Archie Puzzle Page" (three of them)! 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 323 #2
    Argosy Part 5: Argosy Magazine (1943-1979 Popular) Vol. 323 #2

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  • Vol. 6 #7
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  • Vol. 38 #2
    Astounding Science Fiction (1938-1960 Street and Smith) Pulp Vol. 38 #2

    Volume 38, Issue 2 - October, 1946. Cover by William Timmins. Science Fiction and adventure stories, this issue features "The Chronicler" by A.E. Van Vogt. 5.5-in. x 7.5-in., 160 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Vol. 6 #16
    Aviation News (1940 McGraw-Hill) Vol. 6 #16

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    October 14, 1946. Volume 6, Issue 16. News, information, photos and interviews regarding the science of aviation. 8.75-in. x 11.75-in. 34 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #10
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  • Issue #428
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    Published 1946 (est.) by Beano Studios.

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  • Issue #429
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    Published 1946 (est.) by Beano Studios.

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  • Issue #430
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    Published 1946 (est.) by Beano Studios.

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  • Issue #431
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    Published 1946 (est.) by Beano Studios.

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  • Vol. 5 #5
    Beauty Parade (1941-1956 Harrison Publications) Vol. 5 #5

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  • Oct 1946
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  • Issue #90
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  • Issue #70
    Big Shot Comics (1940) 70

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    Joe Palooka, the Skyman, Sparky Watts, Dixie Dugan, Brass Knuckles, Capt. Yank, Charlie Chan, Bo, and the Face. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #16
    Black Terror (1942 Better Publications) 16
    • 4" Cumulative spine split. Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Edited by Richard Hughes. Cover by Alex Schomburg. Stories by Mike Suchorsky, Gerald Devers, Harris Steinbrook, Ed Moritz, Harris Steinbrook, and Sam Brant. Action-packed tales featuring such characters as the Crime Crushers, Cave Man Kenny and the Black Terror, a super strong super-hero. 52 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #44
    Blue Beetle (1939 Fox/Holyoke) 44

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    Cover art by E. C. Stoner. Triple Trouble, art by Lou Ferstadt; the city is taking on a campaign against juvenile delinquency; but a crooked furrier hires a bunch of school kids to rob his warehouse so he can collect the insurance. Solution By Cupid text story starring Matty Case. The Enigma Called Noface starring Johnny Earthquake, art by Sid Tyler. Statue of Doom starring Bronze Man, art by A. C. Hollingsworth [as Alec Hope]. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Blue Bolt Vol. 07 (1946) 5

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    Cover by James Wilcox. Stories and art by Joe Donohoe, Ray Gill, Jim Wilcox, Don Rico, Milt Hammer, Jack Warren, Henry Kiefer, Robert Pious and Tom Gill. Sometimes listed as Blue Bolt #71. Blue Bolt has adventures while flying for Glimpses, a photography magazine. Sergeant Spook seeks aid from the spirit of Johnny Appleseed to save a forest from the timber industry. Blue Bolt finds himself transported back in time to the American Revolution. Cap Hawkins tells the true story of James Vincent Forrestal, a member of FDR's cabinet who helped move the US to wartime production in record time during World War II. Dick Cole; Edison Bell; The Visit; Make Eddie Bell's Horse Racing Game; Blue Bolt; Krisko & Jasper; Sergeant Spook; Bluebolts & Nuts; Fearless Fellers; Old Cap Hawkins' True Tales. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Oct 1946
    Blue Book (1905-1956 Story-Press/Consolidated/McCall) Pulp Oct 1946

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  • Issue #30
    Boy Comics (1942) 30

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    Cover by Charles Biro. Stories and art by Virginia Hubbell, Dick French, Bob Wood, Norman Maurer, George Tuska, Chic Stone, Dick Wood and Charles Biro. An anthology title from publisher Lev Gleason and his primary creator, Charles Biro, featuring teen hero Crimebuster and his nemesis Iron Jaw. Swoop Storm's latest invention takes him all the way to the moon. Young Robinhood investigates an art gallery heist, featuring art possibly by Flash Gordon's Dan Barry. A revised version of Crimebuster's origin, as the military cadet dons a cape after the murder of his parents by Nazi villain Iron Jaw. Also featuring a profile and photo of Lev Gleason creative force Charles Biro. Crimebuster; So Here's the Dope On Charles Biro; How Crimebuster Came to Be; Little Dynamite: Kidnap For Ransom; Inside Dope; Daredevil: Subway Suckers; Boy Comics Hero of the Month; Swoop Storm; Young Robinhood. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #17
    Boy Commandos (1942-1949 1st Series) 17
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    • Mold. Severe water damage. Staple rust. Rust migration.

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby. The Stolen Centuries, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Steve Brodie; the Boy Commandos are summoned 1500 years into the future to help defeat space bandits. Terror on the Yangtze, pencils by Jack Kirby; Interpol sends the boys to China to try to stop a revolution. Have a Short Circuit on Me starring Romeo the Robot, script and art by Jack Farr. Traveling Companion text story by Randolph Allen. Brooklyn Gets A Haircut. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Boy Explorers Comics (1946) 2

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  • Vol. 56 #2
    Breezy Stories and Young's Magazine (1915-1949 C.H. Young) Pulp Vol. 56 #2

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  • Vol. 33 #4
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  • Issue #9
    Buzzy (1944) 9
    Tags: Archie
    Published Oct 1946 by DC.
    • Issues was manufactured without staples and aftermarket staples added later.

    Cover art by George Storm. Untitled story, script by Alvin Schwartz, art by George Storm; Buzzy spills oil in Homer's yard and Homer thinks he's struck it rich. Untitled story, script by Alvin Schwartz, art by George Storm; The opera wants to put on Aida, and Buzzy has to supply the elephant. Kafloppos humor page by Jack Callahan. Untitled Alix in Follyland story, art by Tom McNamara. Shorty humor two-pager. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #54
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  • Issue #5
    Calling All Kids (1946) 5

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    Stories and art by Aileen Fisher, Katherine Marcuse and Marjorie Thompson. A kids' anthology in the tradition of Calling All Girls from the publishers of Parents Magazine, featuring stories, games and quizzes as well as comics. Marco Polar Bear and Bobby visit Egypt by flying carpet; Pug and Curly accidentally destroy a beaver dam while seeking a lost nut; Pinky Tugboat gets a chance to be a hero when an ocean liner is in trouble. Twinkle, The Star That Came Down From Heaven; The Picnic Box; The Seashell Maker; Marco Polar Bear; Musical Comics; The Hero; The Coochoo Bird; Things to Do; Helpful Harry; Waddles; Pug and Curly; Jim and Judy; Marco's Puzzle Page. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #66
    Captain Marvel Adventures (1941) 66

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    Cover by C.C. Beck. Stories by Otto Binder, Bill Woolfolk and unknown. Art by C.C. Beck, Pete Costanza, Al Liederman and unknown. The Captain Marvel/Oggar serial concludes with..."The Cult of the Curse Chapter 6: The Battle of the Century" by Otto Binder, C.C. Beck and Pete Costanza. Plus: Captain Marvel stars in The Day After-like TV show about nuclear holocaust in "The Atomic War!" by Otto Binder, C.C. Beck and Pete Costanza. Also: Aunt Minerva learns Captain Marvel's secret i.d. in "The Return of Aunt Minerva" with story by Bill Woolfolk. Plus: Captain Kid in "An Errand of Justice" with art by Al Liederman. And: Jon Jarl in the 2-page text story "Adventure in Space" with script by Otto Binder. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #43
    Captain Marvel Jr. (1942) 43

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  • Issue #45
    Captain Midnight (1942-1948) 45

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  • Issue #5
    Catholic Comics Volume 1 (1946) 5

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  • Vol. 18 #5
    Children's Playmate Magazine (1929 A.R. Mueller) Vol. 18 #5

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    Volume 18, Issue 5 - October 1946. Features creative stories, poems, rebuses, recipes, activities, crafts, science experiments, and health articles for children. 6-in. x 9-in. 52 pages, PC/PB&W. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #1
    Classics Illustrated 031 The Black Arrow (1946) 1
    • Centerfold detached at one staple, cover oxidation.
    • 2-1/2" cumulative spine split, repaired with tape.
    • 2" Cumulative spine split.
    • INCOMPLETE. Multiple pages missing. Interrupts art and story.

    The Black Arrow, 1st Printing, Classics Comics. (HRN 30, 10/46). Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Classics Illustrated 031 The Black Arrow (1946) 2

    The Black Arrow, 2nd Printing, Line Drawing Cover. (HRN 51).