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Comic books June 1948

  • Issue #33
    Jingle Jangle Comics (1942) 33

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    Stories and art by George Carlson, David Tendlar, and Larz Bourne. Kids' comics featuring the whimsical fables of beloved artist George Carlson, praised by Harlan Ellison as a "comic of the absurd." Peppermint-Blond Princess Goldi-Sox makes three Doughnuts, who then go on a madcap adventure. Hortense falls asleep in the tobacconist shop, turns into a pipe, and meets Prince Albert. Rajah Razzo Razzh-Berri sends The Pie-Face Prince skyward after he sabotages his new water wings. Bingo and Glum in Fairytale Land; Chauncey Chirp and Johnny Jay; Jingle Jangle Tales: Princess Goldie-Sox and the Three Spares; Topsy Turtle; The Unhappy Rooster; Batty; Hortense the Lovable Brat; Aunty Spry; The Pie-Face Prince of Old Pretzleburg; The Old Swap Shop. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #16
    Jo-Jo Comics (1945) 16

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    Art by Matt Baker. Cover by Jack Kamen. Jungle adventure in the tradition of Tarzan, featuring art by legendary good-girl artist Matt Baker. A beautiful woman named Rana frees captured elephants as part of a revenge plot against the man who killed her father; Jo-Jo contends with beautiful redheaded warrior Zanto, her deadly all-female tribe, and the octopi that do her bidding. Upside-down bondage cover, probably by Jack Kamen. The Golden Gorilla; The Crimson Scourge; The Kingdom of Radiance. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #21
    Joe Palooka (1945 Harvey) 21

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    Cover by Ham Fisher (credited). Stories and art by Ham Fisher, Otto Soglow, C.C. Beck, Pete Costanza, and Bob Powell. Ham Fisher's comic-strip boxer has adventures both inside and outside the ring. Lost in Arabia, Joe and Smokey are captured by a sheik, and Joe must box the champion of his hidden city. After crash-landing in the Himalayas, Flyin' Fools Chickie, Gootch, and Maylene are captured by bandits, who intend to hold them hostage. Plus a prose adventure of early female superhero Black Cat. Also featuring a Tootsie Roll ad, "Captain Tootsie Traps Killer Bear with Invisible Light," with art by Shazam creator C.C. Beck, and a Savings Bonds PSA by Little King artist Otto Soglow. Adventure in the Hidden City; Flossie; Cartoon Laughs at the Ringside; Ricky Roony; Chickie Ricks The Flyin' Fool; Black Cat: The Case of the Missing Gems; U.S. Savings Bonds. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #35
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  • Issue #102
    Jungle Comics (1940 Fiction House) 102
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    • Staple rust.

    Cover art by John Celardo. "Queen of the Amazon Lancers," art by John Celardo; A group of jewel thieves are intent on looting the T'angai burial ground; However, they are being pursued by the Amazon Lancers, seeking revenge for the earlier looting of their temple; With help from KaƤnga and Ann, the Lancers bury the thieves alive in a T'angai grave. Untitled story, art by August Froehlich; One of Simba's cubs is taken by a vulture; Simba learns of the cub's capture from an ape-child and goes to the rescue. Untitled story, art by Charles Sultan; Thieves infiltrate Fort Diablo, planning to seize a valuable serum when it arrives; However, Terry and the lancers overcome them and see that the serum reaches the sick. Untitled story, art by Maurice Whitman; Tabu offers Queen Zala a pair of visions of the future, depending on her choice of war or peace. "Death - and the Ghost Chief's Choice" text story. Untitled story, art by Frank Doyle; Wambi and his jungle friends set the newly-arrived native tribe and the wild dogs against each other, ensuring that both will leave the jungle. Untitled story, pencils by Matt Baker; Bill Grange has discovered that there is radium in the area so he decides to drive out the pygmies; He bribes the evil witch doctor N'Louga to pronounce a curse upon the land; They then lure jackals to the area with hidden meat and release a gas that causes hallucinations; This convinces everyone that the land is cursed, but Camilla is convinced it was a trick. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 4 #3
    Jungle Stories (1938-1954 Fiction House) Pulp 2nd Series Vol. 4 #3

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  • Issue #3
    Junie Prom (1947) 3
    • Staple rust. Water damage.
    • Staple rust. Rust migration.

    Junie Prom (1947-1949) Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #15
    Junior (1947) 15

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    Art and cover by Al Feldstein. Teen comedy typical of the time, with art by EC legend Al Feldstein. Junior lures Deena and Gwenny into a double-date with his cousin Roger, who has his own car; Junior has to write a theme paper, but Deena suspects he's flirting with the beautiful new librarian; Junior and Deena want to bake a cake, but the bakery recipe they're using is for baking 10 cakes at once. Yet another tame-yet-saucy cheesecake cover. You're Driving Me Crazy; It May Theme Funny to You!; Dish Is the End; Rising to the Occasion; A Snake In the Class. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Justice Comics (1948) 3
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    • Cover oxidation.
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    • Cover detached at one staple.

    Funny Numbering on this title. 2 versions of #7-9 exist with different dates. #9 on cover; however, this is the 3rd issue in the series. Dated 1948. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Justice Traps the Guilty (1947) 4
    • Paper: Light tan to off white
    • Label #0984197002
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    • 5" cumulative spine split, cover detached, heavy cover oxidation.
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    • 1" Cumulative spine split.

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Joe Simon. Queen of the Speed-Ball Mob, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Joe Simon; a woman runs the fastest fleet of gateway cars in the country. The Lincoln Tomb Thieves! starring secret service agent Roy Allen. Guilty Boys, pencils by Jerry Robinson, inks by Mort Meskin; a group of youngsters providing their own entertainment on a street corner of New Yorks lower east side gives mobster Rink Ballou the idea for a racket. The Half-Pint Killer! starring Francis Two-gun Crowley. Counterfeit Ca$h!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Joe Simon. Ad for Young Romance and Headline Comics. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Katzenjammer Kids (1947-54) 5
    • 3/4" Spine split from top.
    • 1/2" Cumulative spine split.

    New Katzenjammer Kids stories Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Keyhole Detective Casebook (1948 Brown Watson) Pulp 1

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    Quarto format, 8 1/2-in. x 11 1/2-in., 32 pages.

  • Issue #9
    Kilroys (1947) 9

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    Stories by Al Hartley and Milt Gross. Art by Al Hartley and Milt Gross. The Kilroys (Americas Funniest Family!) combined the family humor of the then-new sitcom format with Archie-style teen hijinks featuring Katie, Natch, and pal Solid Jackson. The early covers made use of the Kilroy Was Here joke meme from World War II. Natch decides to paint the family car by converting the vacuum cleaner into a paint sprayer; Solid Jackson winds up doing all of Natchs chores while waiting for him to show up; A classic Count Screwloose caper by Milt Gross. Car Paintin' Blues; A Coupla Nifty Dressers; A Lasting Impression; They're Off!; Kollege Kapers; Tattle-Tale Television; Deep Waters; The Baby Sitters; Solid Jackson. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #146
    King Comics (1936) 146

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    Cover by Joe Musial. Stories and art by Chic Young, Max Trell, Buck Sawyer, Bob Dunn, Roy Crane, Joe Musial, Lee Falk, Phil Davis, Bela Zaboly, Austin Briggs, Jack Sords, Otto Soglow, Hal Foster and Alex Raymond. Pioneering comics publisher David McKay presents an anthology series featuring reprints of King Features Syndicate comic strips. The Phantom learns his friend Princess Valerie was abducted to save an ailing Wogu tribal princess; Mandrake the Magician and Lothar discover the secret of Roc Island and its gigantic birds. Blondie; Dun-Dums; Buz Sawyer; Mandrake the Magician; Thimble Theatre; Prince Valiant; Flash Gordon; Sords Sports; The Phantom; The Little King; Jan and Aloysius. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Lance O'Casey (1946) 4

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    Final issue of the series. Lance O'Casey in "The Curse of Age," "The Leopard Men of Bonge Atoll," and "The Queer Secret of Tabu Isle!" 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #27
    Laugh Comics (1946 1st Series) 27
    • Restored (see item notes)
    • RESTORATION. Staples replaced.

    Cover by Al Fagaly. Written by unknown. Art by Bill Vigoda, Samm Schwartz and unknown. Veronica tasks Archie and Jughead with preparing her prize Sealyham for the National Dog Show in "It's a Dog's Life"! Plus: When Betty finds out that Veronica is taking Archie to a dance on their movie night, Betty decides to make Archie too tired to go to the dance in "A Date with Archie!" Also: Wilbur gets revenge on Oswald by dressing up as a plant in "Ants in His Plants"! And: Archie and Jughead's accident with a truck driver causes a headache for Officer Riley in the 2-page text story "You're Driving Me Crazy!" 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Law Against Crime (1948 Law-Crime) 2

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  • Issue #31
    Leading Comics (1941) 31
    Published Jun 1948 by DC.

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  • Vol. 25 #6
    Liberty (1924-1950 Macfadden) Vol. 25 #6

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  • Vol. 3 #1
    Lone Eagle (1941-1954 Atlas Publishing) Pulp UK Edition Vol. 3 #1

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  • Issue #80
    Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies (1941-1962 Dell) 80

    52 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 35 #1
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  • Vol. 16 #2
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  • Vol. 25 #2
    Love Short Stories (1940-1955 Popular Publications) Pulp Vol. 25 #2

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  • Issue #107
    Magic Comics (1939) 107

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    Cover by Joe Musial. Edited by Margery McKay (sometimes credited as G. Whiz). Stories and art by Lee Falk, Phil Davis, Fran Striker, Charles Flanders, Roy Crane, Robert Storm, Mel Graff, Carl Anderson, Clayton Knight, Chic Young, Bob Dunn, Joe Musial, Tom Sims, and Bela Zaboly. Lee Falk's adventurer Mandrake the Magician gets top billing in this anthology series featuring reprints of King Features Syndicate comic strips. Mandrake learns more about the mysterious crimelord called The Dome. The back cover features an ad for Blondie's Cookbook, featuring 95 Dagwood sandwich recipes. Mandrake the Magician; Jan and Aloysius; Heroes on Wings; A Goodnight Story; Buz Sawyer; The Lone Ranger; Secret Agent X-9; Little Acorns; Popeye; Blondie. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 4 #6
    Mammoth Western (1945-1951 Ziff-Davis) Pulp Vol. 4 #6

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  • Vol. 1 #1
    Mammoth Western Quarterly (1948-1951 Ziff Davis) Pulp Vol. 1 #1

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  • Issue #9
    Manhunt! (1947) 9

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    Cover art by Paul Parker. "The Quiet Shape of Death" text story by Gardner Fox. "The Case of the Curious Cards," art by Fred Guardineer; Stolen playing cards lead Trail Colt to a murderer. "The Fate of the Fortune Teller," art by Ogden Whitney; Inspector Fallon stops a gang of black mailing fortune tellers. "The Monster in the Mist!", art by Paul Parker; Inspector Kirk battles a monster made of fog. "The Terror of the Forest Trail!", art by L B Cole; Red Fox must find out who has been killing every doctor that comes to Barren Bay. "The Doom of Siva Dey!", art by Ogden Whitney; Siva Dey plans to use her power to animate stone to bring all the statues in India to life as her private army. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1948NEWSPRINT
    March to Market The Story of Meat (1948) 1948NEWSPRINT
    • Paper: White

    Pictorial Media Newsprint Edition. March to Market: The Story of Meat from Open Range to Kitchen Range (1948) is a promotional comic distributed by Swift and Co. Harry Anderson cover and art. Tells how meat products move from the open range to meatpacking plants to your grocer and finally to your kitchen table (assuming you're not a vegetarian). Some of the newsprint versions have extra text at the bottom of the front cover. 16 pages, full color, standard comic dimensions, all newsprint, no cover price.

  • Issue #1948SLICK
    March to Market The Story of Meat (1948) 1948SLICK

    General Comics, Inc. Slick Edition. March to Market: The Story of Meat from Open Range to Kitchen Range (1948) is a promotional comic distributed by Swift and Co. Harry Anderson cover and art. Tells how meat products move from the open range to meatpacking plants to your grocer and finally to your kitchen table (assuming you're not a vegetarian). 16 pages, full color, standard comic dimensions, all slick paper, no cover price.

  • Issue #24
    Marvel Family (1945) 24
    • Only one staple (manufacturing).

    The Marvel Family in "The Family of the Future," Capt. Marvel Jr. in "The Name of Death," "Mary Marvel Visits Valhalla," Benny Beaver and Fuzzy Bear "On the Job," and "Captain Marvel's Blindness." "Comix Cards" feature Ozzie and Babs. One-page Tootsie Roll ad, "Captain Tootsie Traps Killer Bear with Invisible Light" by C.C. Beck and Pete Costanza. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #86
    Marvel Mystery Comics (1939) 86

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    Cover art by Ken Bald. Carnival of Crime starring Human Torch, pencils by Mike Sekowsky. Case of the Disappearing Watchman starring Sub-Mariner, art by Bill Everett. Not-So-Perfect Alibi Let's Play Detective one-page story. The Lightning Cult starring Captain America, art by Al Avison. Staged for Murder starring Blonde Phantom, pencils by Ken Bald, inks by Syd Shores. 52 pages. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #25
    Mary Marvel Comics (1945) 25

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    36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #25
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    Issue #25 - June(?) 1948. Cover reprinted from Mary Marvel Comics #25. Canadian edition published by Anglo-American Publishing Company. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #92
    Master Comics (1940 Fawcett) 92

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    Cover art by Kurt Schaffenberger. The Space Slavers starring Captain Marvel, Jr., script by Bill Woolfolk, art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Perils In the Pyramids, art by Bernie Krigstein; After being spurned at a dance, a vicious Princess kidnaps Larry and tells him he has the choice of marrying her or watch Nyoka cut to pieces by a sharp pendulum blade. The Robber Who Was Dead, script by Bill Woolfolk, art by Bill Ward; The apparent death of Pinhead and subsequent crime wave lead Bulletman and Bulletgirl to investigate report after report of crimes being committed by Pinhead. Hitches To a Trolley starring Willie the Worm. Bloobstutter and the Counterfeiters text story by Rod Reed. The Betrayal! starring Hopalong Cassidy. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 38 #4
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  • Vol. 76 #9
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  • Issue #12
    Millie the Model (1946) 12

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  • Issue #11
    Miss America Magazine Vol. 7 (08/47 to 03/52) 11
  • Issue #1
    Mitzi Comics (1948) 1
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Label #0249920013
  • Issue #2
    Mitzi's Boyfriend (1948) 2
    • INCOMPLETE. Page missing, interrupts art and story.
  • Issue #74
    Modern Comics (1945) 74

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    Cover art by Reed Crandall. Untitled stories starring Blackhawk (pencils by Crandall, inks by Chuck Cuidera), Torchy (script and art by Bill Ward), Choo Choo (script and art by Gill Fox). Mr. Loafer's Flats starring Will Bragg, script and art by Paul Gustavson. Ezra for President, script and art by Harry Sahle. Yogi Slogi starring Dogtag, script and art by Bart Tumey. Conqueror text story starring Blackhawk. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 36 #1
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  • Vol. 37 #1
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  • Issue #1
    Moe and Schmoe Comics (1948) 1

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  • Issue #4
    Moon Girl and the Prince (1947) 4

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    Cover art by Sheldon Moldoff. The Challenge of the Cyclops, art by Sheldon Moldoff. Vampire of the Bayous, art by Sheldon Moldoff. Untitled Fat and Slat story, script and art by Ed Wheelan. The Menace On Mars text story. Peace for the Old Countries, art by Sheldon Moldoff; Moon Girl must stop the campaign to sow seeds of racial hatred and distrust within the "Old Communities": those inhabited by the Irish, Polish, Germans and Italians. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 75 #5
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  • Vol. 8 #7
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  • Issue #170
    Movie Story Magazine (1937-1951 Fawcett) 170

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  • Vol. 6 #5
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