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Comic books July 1949

  • Vol. 39 #4
    10 Story Western Magazine (1936-1954 Popular) Pulp Vol. 39 #4

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  • Issue #148
    Ace Comics (1937) 148

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    Cover by Ray Moore. Edited by Hal Fox. Stories and art by Charles Flanders, Drake Williams, H. H. Knerr, Doc Winner, Chic Young, Joe Musial, Lee Falk, Ray Moore, William Ritt, Clarence Gray, Don Moore and Alex Raymond. Pioneering comics publisher David McKay presents an anthology series featuring reprints of King Features Syndicate comic strips. Includes Alex Raymond's Jungle Jim and Lee Falk's The Phantom. The Phantom's beloved Diana is abducted by a wealthy prince who wants to marry her; An ordinary blackmail case becomes a murder to be solved by Rip Kirby. The Phantom; Jungle Jim; Katzenjammer Kids; Fighting Americans; Blondie; Rip Kirby; Teddy and Sitting Bull; Pete the Tramp; Doc Winner's Daffy Doodles. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 21 #4
    Ace-High Western Stories (1940-1951 Fictioneers) Vol. 21 #4

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  • Issue #134
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 134
    Published Jul 1949 by DC.
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    Cover art by Al Plastino. Super Cowboy starring Superman, script by William Woolfolk, pencils by Wayne Boring. Captain Tootsie ad, art by C. C. Beck. Mission to Mars starring Tommy Tomorrow, script by Otto Binder, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by John Fischetti. The Pearls of Perils starring Congo Bill, art by Ed Smalle. The Four Horsemen of Villainy starring Vigilante, script by Gardner Fox, art by Dan Barry. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Jul 1949
    Adventure (1910-1971 Ridgway/Butterick/Popular) Pulp Jul 1949
    • 1" Cumulative spine split.
    • Oxidation.

    July 1949. Cover by Rafael DeSoto. "Death is a Lap Ahead" by John D. MacDonald. Other stories by Arthur J. Burks, P. H. William Bachmann, Joseph Emerson Newton, John Wieting, Wilbur S. Peacock, Charles Elliot, C. Hall Thompson, Russell Lake, and Ben Smith. 7" x 9-1/4" 130 black and white newsprint pages. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #142
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 142

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    Cover pencils by George Roussos. The Man Who Walked With Trouble starring Superboy, pencils by John Sikela, inks by Ed Dobrotka. The Invisible Arrows, script by Otto Binder, art by George Papp; In Tick Tock Town there's a law against arrows, so Green Arrow has to catch crooks and leave no evidence behind. Undersea Big-Game Hunt starring Aquaman, script by Otto Binder, art by John Daly. The Villain of the Ages starring Shining Knight, script by Otto Binder. The Duel of Speed starring Johnny Quick, script by Otto Binder, art by Charles Sultan. 52 pages. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 32 #4
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  • Vol. 6 #6
    Airboy Comics (1945-1953 Hillman) Vol. 6 #6

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    Cover by Ernest Schroeder. Stories and art by Leonard Starr, Frank Bolle, Jules Steiner, Alden McWilliams and Ernest Schroeder. 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 #65. No issue # on cover; Vol. 6, issue #6 in indicia. Airboy investigates a mystery involving a millionaire, hospital medicine thefts, and a sacred Chinese flower. The mystic Belled Goose plays a key role, as the truth is finally revealed about the accident that transformed Baron Eric von Emmelman into The Heap. The true story of heroic sled dog Fury. Airboy; The Heap; Berthelot Island; Fury of the Northland; Judas the Goat; Good Neighbor; The Wateree's Wild Ride. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Al Capp's Shmoo (1949) 1

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    "Shmooldering Embers," "Washable Jones, the Shmoos, and the Mysterious Shadow," and "Super Shmoo." Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #108
    All American Western (1948-1952 DC) 108

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    Cover pencils by Alex Toth. Vengeance of the Silver Bullet starring Johnny Thunder, script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Alex Toth, inks by Frank Giacoia. Cowboy Flips Starring Johnny Thunder activity half-page, script by Martin Naydel, art by Martin Naydel; Alex Toth. The Phantom Passenger featuring the Overland Coach, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by John Giunta. Ad for U. S. Royal tires and a plug for Bike Comics, art by Al Plastino. The Treasure of the Great Smoky Mine starring Minstrel Maverick, pencils by Irwin Hasen, inks by Frank Giacoia. Facts about an armadillo, six-shooter, stampedes, cattle lullaby, and tenderfoot by Martin Naydel. Lawmen of the Lone Star State Texas Rangers article by John Broome [as John Osgood]. The Big Drive starring Foley of the Fighting Fifth, script by Lee Goldsmith, pencils by Joe Kubert, inks by John Giunta. Ads for Western Comics #9, All-American Western #108 and Dale Evans Comics #5. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #18
    All Top Comics (1945 Fox) 18

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    Stories and art by Jack Kamen and Matt Baker. A collection of adventure and superhero comics from Fox Feature Syndicate. Mad scientists create a device that turns the natives and animals of the jungle against Rulah; The final adventure of Dagar the Desert Hawk, aka Bart Benson, a white man who lives and fights in the Arabian desert; Sinister natives use radio to broadcast their mind-controlling drum rhythms to the world, and only Jo-Jo can stop them. Featuring art by legendary good-girl artist Matt Baker. Rulah: Brain of Bel; Jo-Jo: The Bloody Broadcast; Fish Eye Fay; Murder Magic; Dagar: The Doom Dreams. Final issue under this title; the series continues as My Experience with #19. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 1 #3
    All-Story Western (1949-1950 New Publications) Pulp Vol. 1 #3

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  • Vol. 9 #4
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  • Issue #33
    Amazing Mysteries (1949) 33

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  • Vol. 23 #7
    Amazing Stories (1926-Present Experimenter) Pulp Vol. 23 #7

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    July 1949. Science fiction stories by Richard S. Shaver, Lee Francis, Cavid C. McGowan, Rog Phillips, Ruppert Carlin, Charles Recour, G.L. Cleggett, and Guy Archette. Illustrations by Murphy Anderson (2 stories), Edmond B. Swiatek, Rod Ruth, and Julian S. Krupa. Cover by Robert Gibson Jones. 7-in. x 10-in.; black and white; 144 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #31
    America's Best Comics (1942) 31

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    Final issue of the series. The Black Terror stars in "The Court of Miracles" (art by Ruben Moreira), Miss Masque stars in "The HOrse Cried Murder," Buck Ranger stars in "The Wealth of the West!" (art by Moreira), and Bart Bradley stars in "Prison Break!" Alex Schomburg cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Jul 1949
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    July 1949. Cover by L.G. Magazine produced by the American Cartoonists Association showcasing talents cartoonists and artist. 34 pages Cover price $0.25.

  • Vol. 32 #7
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    Volume 32, Issue 7 - July 1949. 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 #307
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  • Vol. 329 #1
    Argosy Part 5: Argosy Magazine (1943-1979 Popular) Vol. 329 #1

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  • Vol. 1 #1
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  • Vol. 43 #5
    Astounding Science Fiction (1938-1960 Street and Smith) Pulp Vol. 43 #5
    • 1/2" Cumulative spine split.

    Volume 43, Issue 5 - July, 1949. Cover by Hubert Rogers. Science Fiction and Adventure stories. Featuring "Agent of Vega" by James H. Schmitz, "Convergence to Death" by M. C. Pease, "The Animal-Cracker Plot" by L. Sprague de Camp, "Trip One" by Edward Grendon, "Secret Weapon" by Alfred Coppel, "Talking on Pulses" by C. Rudmore, "Eternity Lost" by Clifford D. Simak, and "Adaptation " by John Beynon. 5.5-in. x 7.5-in.; black and white; 164 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #10
    Avon Fantasy Reader (1947-1952 Avon Book Co.) 10

    July, 1949. "A Witch Shall Be Born!" Written by Robert E. Howard. Also featuring "The Statement of Randolph Carter" by H.P. Lovecraft. Softcover, 5-in. x 7 1/2-in., 132pages, Text with B&W illustations. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #42
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  • Issue #53
    Batman (1940) 53
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jul 1949 by DC.

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    Cover pencils by Jim Mooney, inks by Ray Burnley. A Hairpin, a Hoe, a Hacksaw, a Hole In the Ground!, pencils by Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures) and Lew Sayre Schwartz, inks by Charles Paris; The Joker tries to become the authority in comedy in Gotham City; He steals things that spell out "Ha! Ha! Ho! Ho!", leaving clues to his next crimes; The captures Batman and Robin, but Joker manages to capture them and passes on the chance to learn Batman's secret identity. The Portrait of Doom!, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures only) and Lew Sayre Schwartz, inks by Charles Paris; Frank Fabian murders a famous painter to steal his own self-portrait; The police investigate the case, but they can't find any connection between Fabian and the murder; Batman and Robin step in to help. Half-page Casey the Cop story by Henry Boltinoff. How Baseball Began text article, art by Raymond Perry. Batman Under the Sea!, script by Bill Finger, art by Jim Mooney; Bruce Wayne and Dick Grayson follow a criminal and a strange man who resembles a fish; The two men head to the waterfront, and the Dynamic Duo use their Batboat to catch up with them; Batman ends up at the bottom of the sea, surrounded by merpeople. One-page untitled Daffy & Doodle story. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #571
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    Published 1949 (est.) by Beano Studios.

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  • Issue #572
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    Published 1949 (est.) by Beano Studios.

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  • Issue #573
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    Published 1949 (est.) by Beano Studios.

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  • Issue #574
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    Published 1949 (est.) by Beano Studios.

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  • Issue #575
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    Published 1949 (est.) by Beano Studios.

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  • Vol. 8 #3
    Beauty Parade (1941-1956 Harrison Publications) Vol. 8 #3

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  • Issue #116
    Bestseller Mystery (1937-1958 American Mercury) Digest 116

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  • Issue #103
    Big Shot Comics (1940) 103
  • Issue #18
    Black Cat Comics (1946 Harvey) 18

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    Edited by Leon Harvey. Cover by Lee Elias. Stories by Lee Elias, Vic Herman, and Russell Stamm. Mystery, adventure, and humor tales starring such characters as Bob Hope, Linda Turner, Invisible Scarlet O'Neil, and the Black Cat, an action hero and skilled martial artist who uses a lasso and rope. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #13
    Black Diamond Western (1949) 13

    Edited by Charles Biro and Bob Wood. Cover by Charles Biro. Stories by William Overgard, Claude Moore, Fred Guardineer, Robert Perry, and Al Bare. Black Diamond (art by William Overgard), Captain Josh Brad (art by Fred Gardineer), and Sheriff Coriolanus Thorpe. Rough and tumble action tales of cowboys and the Old West. Black Diamond leads a last-minute charge into the jaws of death to try and save a platoon of U.S. soldiers. 52 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Jul 1949
    Black Mask (1920-1951 Pro-Distributors/Popular) Black Mask Detective Pulp Jul 1949

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  • Issue #12
    Blondie (1947 McKay/Harvey/King/Charlton) 12

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  • Jul 1949
    Blue Book (1905-1956 Story-Press/Consolidated/McCall) Pulp Jul 1949

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  • Issue #8
    Brick Bradford (1948) 8

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    Final issue of the series. "A Trail of Diamonds," "Man Overboard," "The Doorway of Doom," and "Gunshot Showdown!" Says # 7 in the indicia on the inside front cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 39 #1
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  • Issue #8
    Bruce Gentry (1948) 8

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    Stories and art by Hal Rasmusson, Ruth Gilbert Cochran and Al Feldstein. Ray Bailey, former assistant to legendary cartoonist Milton Caniff, creates his own aviator strip, with freelance pilot Bruce meeting bad guys and beautiful women in equal measure to Caniff's Terry and the Pirates. Bruce and a female detective track an embezzler into the jungle. The story of early flight pioneers, from Icarus and Da Vinci to the Montgolfier Brothers and Elisabeth Thible, the first woman to travel by air. The beautiful sisters Sparrow and Lark Fields get Bruce involved in a dangerous chase for hidden pirate treasure. Featuring plentiful good girl art and cover. The Salvage Sea; The Dream That Came True; The Legend; I'm Forever Trailing Trouble; Handcuffs and Kisses. Final issue of the series; the comic strip itself did not last much longer. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Buffalo Bill Picture Stories (1949) 1
  • Issue #26
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  • Issue #73
    Captain America Comics (1941 Golden Age) 73

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    Includes: cover art by Al Gabriele; The Outcast of Time, art by Ken Bald; Carnival of Crime--Are You a Detective?; The Plainest Clue text story; The Mystery of the Deadly Dreams, art by Bald. 36 pgs. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #98
    Captain Marvel Adventures (1941) 98

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    Cover by C.C. Beck. Stories by unknown. Art by C.C. Beck, Al Liederman and unknown. In this issue: Captain Marvel investigates a flying saucer and learns of..."The United Worlds" with art by C.C. Beck; Professor Sebastian has discovered a 93rd element in "The Mystery Metal" with art by C.C. Beck; Captain Marvel is stuck on an island with no memory of his identity or powers in "Captain Marvel Loses His Memory"; and Chester Chudney tries to make Mr. Tawny feel self-conscious about his tail in "Mr. Tawny's Persecution Complex" with art by C.C. Beck. Plus: Captain Kid in "The Clean-Up Man" with art by Al Liederman. And: Jon Jarl in the 2-page text story "Atomic Express Mail" with script by Otto Binder (as Eando Binder). 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #75
    Captain Marvel Jr. (1942) 75
    • Cover detached.

    "The Hammer That Shook the World," "Capt. Marvel Jr. Meets Professor Werewolf," "Capt. Marvel Jr. Meets the Outlaw of Crooked Creek," and "Crime's Trumpeter." Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #13
    Classics Illustrated 022 The Pathfinder 13

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    The Pathfinder, line drawing cover. Comic book adaptation of the classic James Fenimore Cooper story about a guide in the early 1700s when the French and Indian Wars were taking place. Illustrated by Louis Zansky. Issue also has a text biography of Cooper (HRN 62, 7/49). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #1
    Classics Illustrated 059 Wuthering Heights (1949) Canadian Edition 1

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    Gilberton Canadian Edition 1st Printing, cover identical to US 1st edition Line Drawing Cover except for 15 cent cover price. Interior material is identical to US edition. (HRN 62). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #2
    Classics Illustrated 059 Wuthering Heights (1949) Canadian Edition 2
    • Writing (interior).

    Gilberton Canadian Edition 2nd Printing, cover identical to US 1st edition Line Drawing Cover except for different 15 cent cover price. Interior material is identical to US edition. (HRN 85). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #1A
    Classics Illustrated 061 The Woman in White (1949) 1A
    • Staple rust with migration.
    • 1 1/4" Cumulative spine split.
    • Cover detached.
    • Cover detached at top staple. No bottom staple (manufacturing). 2" spine split from bottom of comic.
    • Cover detached at both staples.
    • Cover and centerfold are detached. Staple rust with migration.
    • Interior is complete. Full length spine split. Cover detached.
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    • 1-1/2" cumulative spine split. 3/4" edge tear through several pages.

    The Woman in White, 1st Printing, Line Drawing Cover with purple background color. Issues pictured on the top of back cover are light blue in color. (HRN 62, 7/49). Cover price $0.10.