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Comic books October 1947

  • Volume 18, Issue 4
    44 Western Magazine (1937-1954 Pulp/Digest) Volume 18, Issue 4

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    October 1947. Pulp magazine. "Three for the Wildcatter War" by Max Kesler, "King of the River Pack" by Harold Cruickshank, "Trail Blazers of the Frontier" by Cedric Windas, "Mountain Men Make Tough Killing" by Harrison Colt, "Chisholm Trail Gun-Cure" by Will Brown, "Piggin' Strings" by Del Rayburn, "That Texas Deadline-Buster" by Lee Wells, and "We Need Shootin' Law" by Walker Tompkins. Nice (though uncredited) illustrations. 7-in. x 9.25-in.; black and white; 96 pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #4
    4Most Vol. 6 (1947) Four Most 4
  • Issue #127
    Ace Comics (1937) 127
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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.

  • Issue #113
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 113
    Published Oct 1947 by DC.
    • 2" tear in center of front cover (tracing indentation).

    Cover pencils by Wayne Boring. Just An Ordinary Guy starring Superman, script by Al Schwartz. The Man Who Was Always Late! starring Zatara, script by Joe Samachson, art by W. F. White. Skulduggery in the Subway! starring Congo Bill, script by George Kashdan, art by Ed Smalle. The Too-Fragrant Vagrant! starring Hayfoot Henry, script by Al Schwartz, art by Stan Kaye. Gold Rush--1947! Starring Vigilante, script by Bill Finger. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #121
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 121

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    Cover pencils by Al Wenzel, inks by Stan Kaye. The Great Hobby Contest starring Superboy, script by Don Cameron, pencils by Al Wenzel, inks by George Roussos; Orville Orville tries to win every division of the hobby contest, with money. Shades of John Paul Jones starring Aquaman, script by George Kashdan, art by John Daly. Menace of the Crimson Arrow starring Green Arrow, script by Don Cameron, art by George Papp. The Saga of a Sword starring Shining Knight, art by Chuck Winter. The 9th Wonder of the World! starring Johnny Quick, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Mort Meskin, inks by George Roussos. 52 pages. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #9
    Airboy Comics Vol. 04 (1947 Hillman) 9

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    Airboy, the Heap (art by Dan Barry), Link Thorne and Flying Fool in "Larceny in Old Lace" (art by Joe Simon/Jack Kirby; 8 pages), the Model Builders (with Airboy), and Johnny Halfbuck (art by Bernard Sachs). Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #90
    All American Comics (1939) 90

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    Cover art by Irwin Hasen. The Icicle starring Green Lantern, script by Robert Kanigher, pencils: by Irwin Hasen, inks by John Belfi; The arrival of a foreign physicist with a new secret invention capable of instantly freezing any moisture in the air also heralds the arrival of a new foe for the Emerald Crusader: the Icicle! The Haunted Chessboard starring Dr. Mid-Nite, pencils by Arthur F. Peddy, inks by Bernard Sachs. The Land of Little Men starring The Black Pirate, art by Paul Reinman. Mystery of the Royal Blue Jet starring Hop Harrigan, art by Howard Purcell. Mutt and Jeff strips by Al Smith [signed as Bud Fisher]. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #14
    All Great Comics (1947 Fox Features) 14

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  • Issue #37
    All Star Comics (1940-1978) 37

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    Origin and first appearance of the Injustice Society (the Wizzard, the Thinker, the Brain Wave, the Gambler, Vandal Savage, and Degaton). The roll call for the JSA this issue is Hawkman, the Flash, Green Lantern, the Atom, Dr. Mid-Nite, Johnny Thunder (cameo), and Wonder Woman. "The Injustice Gang of the World." Script by Robert Kanigher. Art by Irwin Hasen (part John Belfi inks) plus individual stories featuring Hawkman (art by Joe Kubert; last on this title), the Flash (pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Belfi), Green Langern (art by Hasen), the Atom (art by Alex Toth), and Dr. Mid-nite (art by Toth). Two-page text story, "Tick Tock" by Ted Udall. Hasen cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Volume 21, Issue 10
    Amazing Stories (1926 Pulp) Volume 21, Issue 10

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    October 1947. Cover by Robert Gibson Jones. Stories by Don Wilcox, Frances M. Deegan, Henry Hasse, Rog Phillips, Guy Archette, and William P. McGivern. Illustrations by Julian S. Krupa, Robert Fuqua, Enoch Sharp, and Rod Ruth. 7" x 10"; black and white with color cover; 176 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.25.

  • Year 1947, Month 10
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    Volume 1, Issue 10 - October 1947. Magazine produced by the American Cartoonists Association showcasing talents cartoonists and artist. 34 pages Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #10
    Animal Antics (1946) 10
    Published Oct 1947 by DC.

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    Cover art by Howie Post. Untitled Presto Pete story, art by Howie Post; Presto "rescues" a sailor who's been a castaway for 20 years. One Man Party starring Crazy Fox, art by Otto Feuer; Crazy talks Wilbur into having a one-man party and then gets mad because he isn't invited. The Absent Minded Professor starring Goofy Goose, Inventor, art by Rube Grossman; Goofy broadcasts the Professor's schedule to him over the radio, because he's too absent minded to remember it himself. Plumbing Fixed starring Custer Cat and Cheesy the Mouse, art by Rube Grossman. Pretty Face Pete starring Sheriff Corky, art by Rube Grossman. Music Serenade starring Pete the Pup, art by Otto Feuer. Helping Out starring Eager Beaver, art by Otto Feuer. Substitute Teacher starring the Raccoon Kids; Percy substitutes for the boys' regular teacher. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #28
    Archie (1943) 28
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    Cover art by Al Fagaly. "The Lifeguard," art by Bill Vigoda; Archie fills in for Reggie as a lifeguard and gets into his typical antics. Archie's Hollywood Quiz Page by Herbert "Red" Holmdale. "The Glamour Boy," art by Bill Vigoda; When Archie takes a bunch of papers from Miss Grundy's desk (instead of just his essay) to escape the Riverdale Glamour Girl Society, Reggie discovers that test answers are among the papers and steals them from Archie. Hollywood Tattle Tales article. "A Cozy Date," art by Bill Vigoda; Archie tries to get some time alone with Veronica, but people keep ringing the doorbell. Katy Keene ad. Untitled Betty and Veronica story, art by Irving Novick; Betty and Veronica take the advice of a radio show host and decide to live among nature to lose weight. Super Duck ad. "Service With a Snicker," art by Bill Vigoda; When Archie and Veronica cause the cook and maid to quit, Veronica has Archie dress up as a French maid to serve dinner to the Lodges and their guests--who turn out to be Archie's parents. "Midsummer's Nightmare," art by Bill Vigoda; Archie gets a summer job at Hopntakadip Camp and causes the usual chaos. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #14
    Barnyard Comics (1944) 14

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    Cover by Carl Wessler. Stories by Ken Champin, Lynn Karp, Lilly K. Scott, Manuel Perez, Mike Maltese (as Filmonro I. Maltese), Phil Monroe (as Filmonro I. Maltese), Mickey Marks, Frank Frazetta, Harris Steinbrook, Donald Bayne Hobart, and Don R. Christensen (as Don Arr). Barnyard Comics tales starring such characters as Capt. Blight, Oadie Colone, Brainy, Milton Mouse, Tuffy Terrier, Earl Turtle, and Fixit Phil. 52 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #82
    Big Shot Comics (1940) 82
  • Volume 23, Issue 2
    Black Book Detective Magazine (1933 Pulp) Volume 23, Issue 2

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    The Black Bat in "The Long Ago Murder" by "G. Wayman Jones" (Norman Daniels); "Shroud of Guilt" by Anthony Tompkins; "Avery's Bones" by Wayland Rice; "Nail for a Noose" by Robert Sidney Bowen; "The Psychological Approach" by Ray Cummings: and "Nice Morning for Murder" by Donald Bayne Hobart. Pulp magazine format; black and white; 112 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #20
    Black Terror (1942 Better Publications) 20

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  • Issue #49
    Blue Beetle (1939 Fox/Holyoke) 49

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    "The Mocking Maniac Who Struck at Midnight," "Satan's Circus," and "Material For the Morgue!" Jack Kamen cover and art. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Blue Bolt Vol. 08 (1947) 5
  • Issue #36
    Boy Comics (1942) 36

    Crimebuster (2 stories, one wiht art by Norman Maurer), Little Dynamite. Charles Biro cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #23
    Boy Commandos (1942-1949 1st Series) 23

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    Cover art by Jack Kirby. Unlucky Thirteen, script and art by Jack Kirby. Join the Legion of Forgotten Men, script and art by Jack Kirby; the boys think they are signing autographs but accidentally join the Foreign Legion. Captain Tootsie Tootsie Rolls ad, pencils by C. C. Beck, inks by Pete Costanza. Sunken World, script and art by Jack Kirby. Law and Order text story starring Jimmy Dale, script by Tex Wade. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #15
    Buzzy (1944) 15
    Tags: Archie
    Published Oct 1947 by DC.

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    Cover art by George Storm. W Is for Woodchuck ad, pencils by Jack Burnley, inks by Charles Paris. Untitled story, art by George Storm; The girls are angry because the boys are always late for dates, so they decide to give the boys the silent treatment for a whole month. Untitled story, art by George Storm; Buzzy takes Mr. Gruff to the train station to meet his visiting brother Julius, who takes a similar dislike to Buzzy until they discover their similar taste in music. Untitled Alix in Follyland story, script and art by Tom McNamara; Unk stops by a human house to fix his broken magic cane and he and Alix observe a bored boy who gets into mischief because he doesn't have anything else to do. House ad for A Date with Judy #1, art by Graham Place. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #66
    Calling All Girls (1941-1949 Series 1) 66

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    This issue contains only articles (no comics). Photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #13
    Calling All Kids (1946) 13

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  • Issue #64
    Captain America Comics (1941 Golden Age) 64

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    Captain America and Bucky in "Sparkles Strikes Back," "Diamonds Spell Doom," and "Terror at the Fair!" Human Torch back-up story, "Death is the Highest Bidder!" Two-page text story, "Recruit." Syd Shores cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #10
    Captain Easy (1947) 10

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  • Issue #77
    Captain Marvel Adventures (1941) 77
    • Trimmed
    • Slight TRIM to back cover.

    Captain Marvel in "The Secret Life of Captain Maarvel," "Captain Marvel and the Malaga Bull," "Captain Marvel and the Boy Feud," and "Captain Marvel Becomes a Gagwriter." Capt. Kin in "The Lost Treasure!" Two-page Jon Jarl text story, "Mind Over Matter" by Eando Binder. One-page Tootsie Roll ad, "Captain Tootsie and the Radar Rescue" by C.C. Beck and Pete Costanza. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #54
    Captain Marvel Jr. (1942) 54
    • Motion strip (the Man with 100 Heads) cut out of ad page and and threaded through the dotted-line slots in the front cover.
  • Issue #56
    Captain Midnight (1942-1948) 56

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  • Issue #1
    Catholic Comics Volume 2 (1947) 1

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  • Issue #1
    Classics Illustrated 042 Swiss Family Robinson 1
    • 5" cumulative spine split, 5" cover tear, cover detached and glued in place.
    • 6-1/2" cumulative spine split. Cover detached at both staples. Water damage. Rusty staple. INCOMPLETE. Pages missing. Does not interrupt main art or story.
    • Interior is complete. Back cover missing. Front cover and centerfold detached at both staples.

    Swiss Family Robinson, 1st printing, Line Drawing Cover. Comic book adaptation of the classic story about a family shipwrecked on an island. (HRN 42, 10/47). Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Classics Illustrated 042 Swiss Family Robinson 5

    Swiss Family Robinson, 5th printing, Line Drawing Cover. Comic book adaptation of the classic story about a family shipwrecked on an island. (HRN 117, original 10/47 date). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #6
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    Swiss Family Robinson, 6th printing, Line Drawing Cover. Comic book adaptation of the classic story about a family shipwrecked on an island. (HRN 131, original 10/47 date). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #8
    Classics Illustrated 042 Swiss Family Robinson 8

    Swiss Family Robinson, 8th printing, Painted Cover. Comic book adaptation of the classic story about a family shipwrecked on an island. (HRN 137, original 10/47 date). Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #9
    Classics Illustrated 042 Swiss Family Robinson 9

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    Swiss Family Robinson, 9th printing, Painted Cover. Comic book adaptation of the classic story about a family shipwrecked on an island. (HRN 141). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #10
    Classics Illustrated 042 Swiss Family Robinson 10

    Swiss Family Robinson, 10th printing, Painted Cover. Comic book adaptation of the classic story about a family shipwrecked on an island. (HRN 158). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #12
    Classics Illustrated 042 Swiss Family Robinson 12

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    Swiss Family Robinson, 12th printing, Painted Cover. Comic book adaptation of the classic story about a family shipwrecked on an island. (HRN 158, 10 1947 Date). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #14
    Classics Illustrated 042 Swiss Family Robinson 14

    Swiss Family Robinson, 14th printing, Painted Cover. Comic book adaptation of the classic story about a family shipwrecked on an island. (HRN 165). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #10
    Cosmo Cat (1946 Fox) 10
    Published Oct 1947 by Fox.

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  • Issue #56
    Crime Does Not Pay (1942) 56

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  • Issue #1
    Date with Judy (1947) 1
    Published Oct 1947 by DC.

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    Four Judy stories, plus Woody back-up. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #128
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 128
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0962795011

    Cover art by Dick Sprang. Crime in Reverse starring Batman, Robin, and The Joker, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Ray Burnley. The Bandits and the Bells starring Air Wave, art by Harris Levy (signed as Lee Harris). Shorty, the Medicine Man starring Slam Bradley, art by John Daly. Fireman for a Day text story by Cliff Rhodes. Three-Ring Binks story, script and art by Jack Farr. Rip Carter - Killer starring The Boy Commandos. 48 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #50
    Don Winslow of the Navy (1943 Fawcett) 50
  • Issue #159
    Famous Funnies (1934) 159

    Steve Roper, Buck Rogers, Invisible Scarlet O'Neil, Napoleon, Dickie Dare, Scorchy Smith, and Oaky Doaks. Cover price $0.10.

  • Volume 9, Issue 6
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    Volume 9, Issue 6 - October 1947. Cover by Robert Gibson Jones. Science Fiction and Adventures stories. This issue features "Witch of the Andes" by Richard S. Shaver. Softcover Pulp, 7-in x 10-in, 180 Pages, B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #115
    Feature Comics (1939) 115

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    Cover art by Al Bryant. "The Sphinx," script by Bill Woolfolk, art by Al Bryant; Doll Man (Darrel Dane) vs. The Sphinx; Blue Bolt the horse appears. "Roscoe and Company, Ace Private Detectives." "Bon Voyage, Swing Sisson," art by Dan Zolnerowich; Theres crooked gambling aboard a cruising ship. "The Paintings of Linseed Smear" starring Perky, script and art by Gill Fox. "Johnny Pineapples" starring Officer Shenanigan, art by Michael Senich. "Gentleman Jim's Private Farm," script and art by Al Stahl; first appearance of Blimpy's cousin, Jim. "The Chief of the Golden Hair," script and art by Paul Gustavson; Rusty Ryan vs. A witch doctor. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #52
    Fight Comics (1940) 52
    • Spine roll.

    Tiger Girl (art by Matt Baker), Risks Unlimited starring Rip Carson, Kayo Kirby (art by Baker), Hooks Devlin Special Agent, Captain Fight (art by Jack Kamen), and Senorita Rio. Bondage cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #88
    Flash Comics (1940 DC) 88
    Published Oct 1947 by DC.

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    Flash stars in "Case of the Vanished Year," written by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Joe Kubert, inks by Moe Wortham. Also includes: Ghost Patrol in "Cruise into Danger" written John B. Wentworth, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Robert Oksner; Johnny Thunder in "The Map that Wasn't There" by Kanigher, pencils by Infantino, inks by Joe Giella; Ton o' Fun and Cotton-Top Katie humor by Harry Lampert; and Hawkman in "The Ghost" by Kanigher and Kubert. 48 pgs. Cover pencils by Kubert, inks by Wortham. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #165
    Four Color (1942 Series 2) 165

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    "MARGE'S LITTLE LULU, No. 165." Cover art by John Stanley. Weight and Fortune Machine; Lulu gets a card from a weight and fortune machine. The Case of the Purloined Popover; Lulu is spanked by her mother, who thinks she stole some popovers from the kitchen. Alvin's Solo Flight; Lulu and Tubby go to the beach, but have to take Alvin along with them. Never Again; Lulu borrows her father's pipe, smokes some doll hair, and has hallucinations. Scripts and art by John Stanley. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #166
    Four Color (1942 Series 2) 166

    Indicia title is "ROY ROGERS COMICS, No. 166." Roy Rogers photo cover. The Basin Ranch Mystery, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Albert Micale; Roy comes to Belmore to search for the murderer of the son of a good friend, Pa Pendleton; On his way to the Basin Ranch, he finds Pa Pendleton, killed in the same manner as his son, with many knife slashes but no sign of his attackers. Roy Rogers inside back cover photo. Roy, Cheryl, and Linda Lou Rogers back cover photo. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.