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Comic books June 1948

  • Volume 36, Issue 3
    10 Story Western (1936 Pulp) Volume 36, Issue 3

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    June 1948. Complete Novel "Crackin' The Empire Bullwhip" by Walt Coburn; Two novelettes "Big-Stuff Bannister" by Carl Saunders and "Triggers For Two" by George Michener; Seven short stories "Showdown For Geronimo" by Tom W. Blackburn, "Kill Today -- Dead Tomorrow" by Clifton Adams, "Gun-Whelp's Last Laugh" by Marvin J. Jones, "Cutthroat's Tribute" by Dwight V. Swain, "Lavender and Hot Lead" by Jimmy Nichols, "Gun Crews Ain't Neighbors" by William J. Glynn, and "I'll Be Hanged!" by Joseph W. Quinn. 7-in. x 9 1/2-in.; black and white text with spot illos.; 98 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #3
    4Most Vol. 7 (1948) Four Most 3

    Dick Cole, Lem the Grem (art by Nina Albright), Edison Bell, The Cadet featuring Kit Carter (art by Albright). Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #135
    Ace Comics (1937) 135

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    Lone Ranger. 36 pages including covers Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #121
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 121
    Published Jun 1948 by DC.

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    Cover art by Wayne Boring and Stan Kaye. Superman vs. Atlas, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye. Wits For Weapons starring Congo Bill, art by Ed Smalle. The Museum Vandals starring Zatara, art by W. F. White. The Man of 1,000 Brands starring Vigilante. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #129
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 129

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    Cover art by Al Plastino. The Pupils of the Past! starring Superboy, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Al Wenzel, inks by George Roussos; Miss Shipley wants to retire and Superboy tries to find a gift for her. She wants to see her four most favorite pupils again. The Treasure Beneath the Lake! starring Aquaman, art by John Daly. The Boy Detective! starring Green Arrow, art by George Papp. The Slowpoke Crimes! starring Johnny Quick, pencils by Mort Meskin, inks by George Roussos. One-page Tootsie Roll ad, Captain Tootsie Tames a Tornado by C.C. Beck. 52 pages. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Airboy Comics Vol. 05 (1948 Hillman) 5

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  • Issue #98
    All American Comics (1939) 98

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    Cover art by Alex Toth. The End of Sports! starring Green Lantern, script by Robert Kanigher, art by Alex Toth; The Sportsmaster returns with a mad scheme to end all sporting events in Gotham City unless the city is willing to pay protection money to the "Crime Syndicate of Sports"! The Voice of the Moldau starring The Black Pirate, pencils by Arthur F. Peddy, inks: by Bernard Sachs. Mission Accomplished! starring Hop Harrigan, pencils by Arthur F. Peddy, inks by Bernard Sachs; Hop and Tank save the Princess of Royalia from a double-brossing Baron who is after the Royal jewels. Strange Case of the Sky-Raider starring Dr. Mid-Nite, pencils by Arthur F. Peddy, inks by Bernard Sachs. Mutt and Jeff strips by Al Smith [signed as Bud Fisher]. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #41
    All Star Comics (1940-1978) 41

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    Black Canary officially joins the Justice Society of America (she's appeared since issue 38) in "The Case of the Patriotic Crimes!" Injustice Society appearance. Script by John Broome. Pencils by Alex Toth (splash page), Carmine Infantino (chapter 1), Arthur Peddy (chapter 2), and Irwin Hasen (chapter 3); inks by Toth (splash), Frank Giacoia (chapter 1), Bernard Sachs (chapter 2), and Hasen (chapter 3). Two-page text story, "No More Favors" by Ted Udall. One-page Tootsie Roll ad, "Captain Tootsie Tames a Tornado" by C.C. Beck. Toth cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Volume 22, Issue 6
    Amazing Stories (1926 Pulp) Volume 22, Issue 6

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    June 1948. Cover by Robert Gibson Jones. Stories by Richard S. Shaver and Chester S. Geier, S.M. Tenneshaw, Warren Kastel, Alexander Blade, and Miles Shelton. Illustrations by H.W. McCauley, Rod Ruth, Julian Krupa, and William A. Gray. 7" x 10"; black and white with color cover; 176 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.25.

  • Year 1948, Month SUMMER
    Amazing Stories Quarterly (1947-1951 3rd Series Pulp) Year 1948, Month SUMMER

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    Summer 1948 Reissue. [All issues in this series consist of three remaindered copies of Amazing Stories (not reprints) re-bound together (minus the individual covers) into a single thick volume]. The Summer 1948 reissue collects Amazing Stories: December 1947 V21-12, January V22-1, and February 1948 V22-2. Features new duotone art on front and back cover. 7" x 10"; black and white; 528 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.35.

  • Volume 31, Issue 6
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    American Girl (1942) Volume 31, Issue 6
    Tags: Archie

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    Volume 31, Issue 6 - June 1948. The American Girl magazine. For all girls--Published by the Girl Scouts, features articles, advice, and crafts. 8 1/2-in. x 11 1/2-in., 52 pages, B&W Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #14
    Animal Antics (1946) 14
    Published Jun 1948 by DC.

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    Cover art by Otto Feuer. Every Day Ought To Be Saturday starring Raccoon Kids, art by Otto Feuer. Saturday Night- Bath Night! starring Crazy Fox, art by Otto Feuer. Alls Well the Ends Well starring Pete the Pup, art by Otto Feuer. Bandit Bear Is Back in Town starring Sheriff Corky, art by Rube Grossman. Using Your Noodles starring Eager Beaver, art by Otto Feuer. How to Write a Hit, art by Rube Grossman; Custer borrows money from Cheesy so he can plays his new song, "Way Down Upon the Swannee River." Lemuel Sludge and Porky Pudge starring Goofy Goose, Inventor, art by Rube Grossman. Gardening Sure Is Hard Work starring Presto Pete, art by Howie Post. Captain Tootsie Tames a Tornado Tootsie Roll ad, art by C. C. Beck. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #32
    Archie (1943) 32
    • 4" cumulative spine split. NOTE: Starting with the second wrap, every third wrap is printed on a different paper stock. We believe that this occurred during manufacturing and is NOT restoration.

    Cover by Al Fagaly. Stories by unknown. Art by Bill Vigoda, Irving Novick and Harry Lucey. A birthday party is today, and Archie has forgotten in "Archie Gets the Bird"! Plus: Veronica brings her bowling ball to Pop Tate's in "All Rolled Up"; Mr Andrews decides to buy a sewing machine for their anniversary in "Sewing Pains"; Charles Foyer, the famous French actor, is in town for one appearance, and Betty and Veronica decide that they need to study for their French exam; Jughead is concerned because it is Friday the 13th, but Archie isn't worried in "The Jinx Buster"; and Veronica needs an idea for a church bazaar booth, and Archie agrees to come up with one in "Dollars To Doughnuts"! Also: 2-page text story "Oil For the Lamps of Archie"! Full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Arkham Sampler SC (1948) 2

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    Summer 1948 Second Issue of Literary Magazine with published letter and story by H.P. Lovecraft, Stories by Russell Wakefield, Leah Bodine Drake and others. Softcover 100 Pages No illos. Cover price $1.00.

  • Volume 41, Issue 4
    Astounding Science Fiction SC (1938 Pulp) Volume 41, Issue 4
    • 2" spine split from base of comic.
    • Cover coming loose. Staple rust and migration. Pieces missing from back cover.

    June, 1948. Volume 41, Issue 4. Trimmed pulp, 6.5-in. x 9.5-in.; black and white; 160 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #8
    Barker (1946) 8
    Published Jun 1948 by Quality.

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    Edited by George E. Brenner. Cover by Klaus Nordling. Stories Klaus Nordling, Joe Millard, and Gwen Hansen. Whimsical circus tales with clowns and other trappings of the big top, including Carnie Calahan as The Barker! 52 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #18
    Barnyard Comics (1944) 18

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  • Issue #1948
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    1948 Edition - 1st Printing. Edited by Lawrence Lariar. 300 of the best Cartoons featured in Colliers, the Saturday Evening Post, and Argosy. Hardcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11 1/2-in., 128 pages, B&W

  • Volume 24, Issue 3
    Black Book Detective Magazine (1933 Pulp) Volume 24, Issue 3

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    The Black Bat in "The Murder Maker" by "G. Wayman Jones" (Norman Daniels); "Please Pass the Poison" by Roger Fuller; "The Cursed Millions" by Carter Critz; "No Reprieve for the Killer" by Robert Leslie Bellem; "A Killer Flies High" by Robert Sidney Bowen; and "Who's Got the Dummy" by H.C. Butler. Pulp magazine format; black and white; 112 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #23
    Black Terror (1942 Better Publications) 23
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: Scuffing on back of case
    • Label #0230623020

    Edited by Ned Pines. Cover by Alex Schomburg (as Xela). Stories by Mort Meskin, Jerry Robinson, Charles Stewart, Vic Prezio, Oliver Buchanan, Stan Aschmeier, and Jules Steiner. Action-packed tales featuring such characters as the Space Speedsters and the Black Terror, a super strong super-hero. 52 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #19
    Blackhawk (1944 1st Series) 19

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    Cover by Reed Crandall. Featuring: 12 page Blackhawk story "The Creations of Dr. Omega" drawn by Reed Crandall; 11 page Blackhawk story "The Animal Slaves of Dr. Sprowle" drawn by Reed Crandall; 8 page Chop Chop story "Marvelo the Great" drawn by Bill Ward; 2 page text story "Rain-Maker"; 14 page Blackhawk story "The Tomb of Ra-Aneth" drawn by Bill Ward. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Blue Bolt Vol. 09 (1948) 1
  • Issue #40
    Boy Comics (1942) 40

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

  • Issue #40
    Boy Comics (1942) Canadian Edition 40

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    Canadian Edition. Crimebuster (2 stories, one with art by Norman Maurer). Charles Biro cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #27
    Boy Commandos (1942-1949 1st Series) 27

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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Steve Brodie. The Ape That Plotted Crimes, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Steve Brodie; After Carter and the boys capture a rare Gorilla for Farnsby's Circus the gorilla appears to have human intelligence and write long messages on a blackboard, including the plots for crimes. The Crimes of Diamond Hand, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Steve Brodie. Sea Voyage text story, script by Thomas Graw, art by Raymond Perry. The Case of the Killer Cadet, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Steve Brodie; Rip sends Brooklyn to military school after he fails to obey orders and almost gets the boys killed. Shorty humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Brenda Starr Vol. 2 (1948 Four Star) 3

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    Brenda Starr in "Silver Lining in Sun Valley," "Adventure Unlimited," and "Brenda a Bride?" by Dale Messick. Reward back-up story, "The Case of the Fatal Fiddle!" Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Buz Sawyer (1948) 1

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    Roy Crane art. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #19
    Buzzy (1944) 19
    Tags: Archie
    Published Jun 1948 by DC.

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  • Issue #19
    Calling All Kids (1946) 19

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  • Issue #1
    Captain and the Kids Special Summer Issue (1948) 1
    • Extra staples added.
  • Issue #85
    Captain Marvel Adventures (1941) 85
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    • 2" cumulative spine split with splitting through pages, water damage.

    "Captain Marvel and the Freedom Train." Two-page Jon Jarl text story, "The Freedom Rocket" by Eando Binder. One-page Tootsie Roll ad, "Captain Tootsie Traps Killer Bear With Invisible Light" by C.C. Beck and Pete Costanza. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #62
    Captain Marvel Jr. (1942) 62

    Captain Marvel Jr. in "The Midas of the Bubble Gum," "Captain Marvel Jr. Meets Mr. Hydro," "Captain Marvel Jr. Battles the Flying Coachman," and "Design for Death." One-page Tootsie Roll ad, "Captain Tootsie Traps Killer Bear With Invisible Light" by C.C. Beck and Pete Costanza. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #64
    Captain Midnight (1942-1948) 64

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  • Issue #29
    Cindy Comics (1947) 29
    Published Jun 1948 by Timely.

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  • Issue #1
    Classics Illustrated 048 David Copperfield (1965) 1

    David Copperfield, 1st Printing, Line Drawing Cover. (HRN 47, 6/48). Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Classics Illustrated 048 David Copperfield (1965) 4
    • Small corner chunk missing from interior, slightly interrupts art.

    David Copperfield, 4th Printing, Painted Cover. (HRN 121, original 6/48 date). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #1
    Club "16" (1948) 1

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  • Issue #3
    Crime and Punishment (1948) 3
  • Issue #2
    Crime Detective Comics Volume 1 (1948) 2
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • PGA World label.
  • Issue #64
    Crime Does Not Pay (1942) 64
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    "Walter Legenza the Gangster" (art by George Tuska), "Robert James," "Will Quantrill, General of an Army of Murderers," and a Who Dunnit story. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1A
    Crime Exposed (1948) 1A
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished

    The "B" variant has a June 1948 publication date. "When Fear Ruled Chicago," "Dead Man's Return," "The Man They Couldn't Find," "The Sign of the Skull," and "Pay Up or Die," plus a two-page text story, "The Red Head." Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Crime Fighters (1948 Marvel) 2
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    "When Terror Came to Town," "He Matched Wits With Murder," "No Room for Yellow Lawmen," "Blue-Coat's Payoff," and a two-page text story, "Hero Worship." Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Crime Must Pay The Penalty (1948) 2
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0298754014
  • Issue #7
    Crime Patrol (1948-1950 EC) 7

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  • Issue #1
    Crime Smasher (1948 Fawcett) 1
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    • Restored (see item notes)
    • RESTORATION. Minor color touch.
  • Issue #1
    Crimes by Women (1948) 1

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  • Issue #16
    Dagar Desert Hawk (1948) 16

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  • Issue #1
    Desperado (1948 Lev Gleason) 1

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    Cover art by Charles Biro. Joe Slade. Sam Bass, the Cross-Eyed Dead Shot!, pencils by Al Bare; Sam Bass was a cross-eyed dead shot and the deadliest train robber of all times. SamBrown, the Devil's Partner text story. Bill Longley, art by Fred Guardinee; Bill Longley, the outlaw that was hung twice. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #136
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 136
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1074846003

    Cover art by Dick Sprang. The Dead Man's Chest starring Batman and Robin, art by Dick Sprang (signed as Bob Kane). The City of Glass starring Air Wave, art by Harris Levy (signed as Lee Harris). Truth + Penalty = Crime-Catchers! starring Slam Bradley, art by Howard Sherman. Too Many Cooks! text by Cliff Rhodes. A Tale of Two Brooklyns! starring The Boy Commandos. 48 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Dexter Comics (1948) 1

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