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Comic books August 1949

  • Issue #20
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    Canadian Edition. Photo cover of the famous singing cowboy, plus interior photos. The 'Lost Partner' Mine, script by Gaylord DuBois, art by Albert Micale; Roy is trapped in a mine cave-in. Roy Rogers Does Business in Brimstone, script by Gaylord DuBois, art by Albert Micale; Roy takes on the job of town marshal. The Hero of Donner's Pass--Pioneers of the Old West, script by Gaylord DuBois. Trigger story, script by Gaylord DuBois, art by Albert Micale. Back cover: Roy, color publicity photo. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #7
    Saddle Justice (1948) 7
    Published Aug 1949 by EC.

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    Cover by Graham Ingels. Stories by Al Feldstein and others. Art by Ed Waldman, Al Feldstein, and Graham Ingels. After Max Gaines' death, this Western series was the first comic by new EC publisher Bill Gaines to shift from "Educational" to "Entertaining Comics." The "true" story of gunfighter and lawman Bill Tilghman, who outlived most gunfighters and the Old West itself. An outlaw turns to murder to steal a gold prospector's claim, but faces a grim comeuppance. Bill Tilghman: The Man Who Cheated Death!; Gold Crazy!; Man Hunt!; Gun-Mad Lil. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #10
    Scientific Thrillers (1948-1952 Transport Publishing) Pulp 10

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  • Vol. 7 #4
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    Screen Stars Magazine was one among many of the supermarket celebrity tabloids that focused heavily on the day to day lives of the Hollywood elite, during the golden-age of cinema. This publication is filled cover to cover with typical fodder such as candid celebrity photos (some of which are in color), gossip columns, reader's letters to the editor, and the latest motion picture advertisements. 8.5" x 10.5", 74 pages, mostly B&W with a few color photos. Cover price $0.15.

  • Vol. 41 #3
    Screen Stories (1948-1979 Dell) Magazine Vol. 41 #3
    • .5" Spine split from bottom. Water damage.

    Volume 41, Issue 3 - August 1949. Movie Fan Magazine. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in. 92 Pages B&W. Cover price $0.15.

  • Vol. 26 #3
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    Women's magazine with articles and fiction. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 82 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #92
    Sensation Comics (1942) 92

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    Cover art by Harry G. Peter. The Pebble That Saved the World starring Wonder Woman, art by Harry G. Peter. Peril At Pier 13! starring Streak the Wonder Dog, art by Arthur Peddy. Brownie--Wonder Dog of the Month, art by Alex Toth. Willy Nilly story, art by Frank Harry. Christine de Pisan--Wonder Women of History. The Cruise of the Golden Ghost! starring Lady Danger, art by Emil Gershwin. Safety First public service announcement starring Superman, script by Jack Schiff, art by Win Mortimer. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Aug 1949
    Short Stories (1890-1959 Doubleday) Pulp Aug 1949
    • 1.75" Cumulative spine split.
  • Vol. 19 #10
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    Vintage monthly published magazine with a focus on the film industry as a whole. First published in November of 1930, publication continued through the late 1970s. Priding itself as a source for exclusive behind the scenes stories about filmmaking, Silver Screen also contained a fair amount of articles about celebrities, their relationships, the latest in fashion, and film reviews. Cover price $0.15.

  • Vol. 4 #11
    Sir! Magazine (1942) Vol. 4 #11

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    Volume 4, issue 11 - August, 1949. In this issue; "Lucrezia Borgia's Double", "Jimmy Walker, Play-Boy Mayor", "Bali: Nature's Paradise", and more. Plus, lots of cartoons, sports, and war stories. 8" x 10.5", 82 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #84
    Smash Comics (1939-49 Quality) 84

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    Cover art by Jack Cole. Father Time! starring Midnight, Doc Wackey, Gabby, Father Time, Hotfoot, and Sniffer Snoop, script and art by Jack Cole. Black X story. Lady Luck story, script and art by Klaus Nordling. Gabby Makes A Hit text story starring Gabby the Talking Monkey. Jester story. Daffy story, script and art by Gill Fox. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #88
    Sparkler Comics (1941 2nd Series) 88

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  • Aug 7 1949
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    Spirit Weekly Newspaper Comic Insert. 7-1/2 x 10 inches, 16 Pages, full color, all newsprint with no slick cover.

  • Aug 14 1949
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    Spirit Weekly Newspaper Comic Insert. 7-1/2 x 10 inches, 16 Pages, full color, all newsprint with no slick cover.

  • Aug 21 1949
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    Spirit Weekly Newspaper Comic Insert. 7-1/2 x 10 inches, 16 Pages, full color, all newsprint with no slick cover.

  • Aug 28 1949
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    Spirit Weekly Newspaper Comic Insert. 7-1/2 x 10 inches, 16 Pages, full color, all newsprint with no slick cover.

  • Issue #95
    Star Spangled Comics (1941) 95

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    Batman and Robin in "The Man With the Midas Touch," Manhunters in "Salute to the Northwest Mounted" (pencils by Curt Swan?), Captain Compass in "The Perilous Pearls," and Tomahawk in "The Man Who Hunted Hiawatha!" Superman stars in a one-page public service announcement, "Safety First!" Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #15
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    Published 1949 (est.) by David C. Cook.

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    Sunday Pix Vol.1 (1949) - Sunday Pix was a Christian comic book published weekly by David C. Cook. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 12 pages.

  • Issue #16
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    Published 1949 (est.) by David C. Cook.

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    Sunday Pix Vol.1 (1949) - Sunday Pix was a Christian comic book published weekly by David C. Cook. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 12 pages.

  • Issue #17
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    Published 1949 (est.) by David C. Cook.

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    Sunday Pix Vol.1 (1949) - Sunday Pix was a Christian comic book published weekly by David C. Cook. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 12 pages.

  • Issue #18
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    Published 1949 (est.) by David C. Cook.

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    Sunday Pix Vol.1 (1949) - Sunday Pix was a Christian comic book published weekly by David C. Cook. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 12 pages.

  • Issue #27
    Super Duck Comics (1945) 27

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  • Issue #4
    Super Mouse (1948) 4
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • 2.75" Cumulative spine split. From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.
  • Issue #59
    Superman (1939 1st Series) 59

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    Cover pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye. Lois Lane, Queen of the Amazons, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye; Under a mysterious spell, Lois joins a tribe of Amazon women in the Amazon jungle. One-page Tootsie Roll ad, Captain Tootsie and the Mysterious Plan by C.C. Beck. The Man of Steel's Super Manhunt, art by Al Plastino. Shorty humor two-pager by Henry Boltinoff. The City That Forgot Superman, script by Alvin Schwartz, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye; Mxyztplk makes everyone forget there ever was a Superman, and nothing Superman can do will convince anyone otherwise. 52 Pages, Full Color.

    NOTE: "1st time Superman uses his Heat Vision." - Odinson, mycomicshop.com Archivist

    Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4908
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    #81 in a series of 90. Superman-Tim is a boys' clothing catalog, activity book, and comic book all rolled into one, featuring Superman illustrations throughout. All issues are 16 pages unless a Superman story is inserted (bringing page count to 24 or 36 pages). Every issue encourages boys not to be a "Whoo-Shoo" -- a boy who reads "Superman-Tim" but doesn't buy clothes from the Superman-Tim Store. Copyright 1949 by National Comics Pub., Inc., under license to Tim Promotions, Inc. B&W with a single color, 5 1/2 in. x 8 in.

  • Issue #70
    Suzie Comics (1945) 70
  • Issue #78
    Sweethearts Vol. 1 (1948-1954) 78

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    Photo cover. "Slave To Ambition"; Sheila, clerk in the clipping "morgue" of a newspaper, wants to be a reporter; She repeatedly copies confidential government information entrusted to her boyfriend Carter and gives it to her editor, even though she knows its unethical. "The Obligated Heart!"; Private tutor Madge agrees to help Bill pass the college entrance exams so he can study architecture; She thinks she can secure his love by putting him in debt to her; Bill is admitted to university; Madge sees him there with another young woman - Bill says Madges constant harping on how grateful he should be to her turned him off. I "Was Thoughtless"; Secretary Sandra hopes to win a radio slogan contest that will give her money, a copy-writer job, and the attention of handsome radio writer Don; She overhears the radio men choosing the winning slogan and learns it was sent anonymously. "Chapter IX: Turnabout" Happiness and Heartbreak of Vicki Carter text story. "Love's Farewell"; Wealthy Vee is generous with her poor friend Sybil, but only because she wants to impress her other friends; Vee becomes jealous when Sybil dates handsome Mel, one of her fathers employees, whom Vee covets; Vee pretends Mel loves her and this drives Sybil away, but Mel criticizes Vees duplicity and leaves as well. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #10
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 10
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    • Double cover.

    Art cover. Three stories are included in this issue: "The Treasure of the Bolgani" (men are shrunk to work in diamond mines); "The Baboon's King" (Boy becomes king of the baboons); and True Tales of Darkest Africa" (a text piece). Includes part 10 of Jesse Marsh's adaptation of Burroughs' Ape-English Dictionary. Script by Gaylord DuBois, art by Jesse Marsh. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Teen-Age Romances (1949) 4

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  • Issue #20
    Teena (1948) 20

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    Stories and art by Hilda Terry. Cover by Hilda Terry. A collection of Hilda Terry's newspaper strip, featuring Archie-style teen comedy. Teena dreams of getting a romantic letter from her boyfriend, even though she sees him every day; Pipsie's cute cousin helps the girls get the attention of the cute boys; Teena and Pipsie visit a friend out of town and court social disaster. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 26 #2
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  • Issue #17
    Terry and the Pirates (1947-55 Harvey/Charlton) 17

    Story and art by Milton Caniff, Lee Elias, and Ham Fisher. Harvey reprints Caniffs influential adventure strip about young Terrys adventures in the untamed Orient with two-fisted Pat. Terry reunites with Pat, now a Navy commander during the war, and they form an uneasy alliance with their old foe, the Dragon Lady. Plus a PSA for U.S. Savings Bonds featuring Humphrey by Joe Palooka cartoonist Ham Fisher. Humphrey is a Modern 49'er!; Desert Stampede; Hotshot Charlie: Bowled Over; Harpooning Expedition; Champion Sports Stars; Clubhouse Closeups. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #75
    Terry-Toons Comics (1942 Timely/Marvel/St. John) 75

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    Mighty Mouse in "Star Performer." Heckle and Jeckle in "How To Handle Crowds." Dingbat in "No Lamb For Dinner." Sourpuss in "The Super-Cleaner." Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #23
    Tessie the Typist (1944) 23

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  • Issue #7
    Tex Morgan (1948) 7
    Published Aug 1949 by Marvel.

    Tex Morgan in "Mystery on the Warpath," "The Axe Strikes," and "The Murder of Tex Taylor!" One-page Tootsie Roll ad, "The Mysterious Plan" by C.C. Beck. Photo cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Texan (1948 St. John) 5
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    • Trimmed. 3/4" spine split.

    Cover art by Matt Baker. Stories by Matt Baker, Howard Larsen, R.G., Tex Blaisdell, and Bill Walsh. Western tales of action and adventure starring various westerners, including cowboys, cowgirls, Indians, and the Texan! 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 35 #3
    Texas Rangers (1936-1958 Standard) Pulp Vol. 35 #3

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  • Issue #73
    Thrilling Comics (1940-51 Better/Nedor/Standard) 73

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    Cover by Alex Schomburg. Edited by Ned Pines. Stories by Leo Morey, Ruben Moreira, Art Saaf, Charles S. Strong, and Frank Frazetta. Chock full of action and adventure, these are Thrilling Comics! 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 64 #2
    Thrilling Detective (1931-1953 Standard) Pulp Vol. 64 #2

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  • Vol. 70 #3
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  • Vol. 60 #2
    Thrilling Western (1934-1953 Standard) Pulp Vol. 60 #2

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  • Vol. 34 #3
    Thrilling Wonder Stories (1936-1955 Beacon/Better/Standard) Pulp Vol. 34 #3
    • 4" Cumulative spine split. Staple rust with migration.

    August 1949. Stories: "The Lion of Comarre" by Arthur C. Clarke, "Amphiskios" by John D. MacDonald, "Project Spaceship" by A.E. Van Vogt, "Free Land" by William Morrison, "Salvage" by Cleve Cartmill, "A Date to Remember" by William F. Temple, "The Neo-Geoduck" by Margaret St. Clair, and "The Naming of Names" by Ray Bradbury. One Virgil Finlay illustration. Softcover Pulp, 7-in x 10-in, 162 Pages, B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #8
    Tim Holt (1948) 8
    • Cover oxidation.
    • 1" Cumulative spine split.

    Art by Frank Bolle and Fred Guardineer. Western adventure starring movie cowboy Tim Holt. Slash Farley's outlaw gang plots to ambush Tim's herd during a cattle drive; The Calico Kid plays Apache to help a besieged wagon train; A magic statue helps Tim track a murderer. Tim Holt's Western Album; The War-Makers; Tim Holt's Range Book; Calico Kid; The Accusing Statue; Canyon Trap; The Wild Breed. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #21
    Tim McCoy (1948) 21

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    Final issue of the series (Pictorial Love Stories begins with issue 22). Tim McCoy stars in "The Gunman From Bodie" and "The Rifle Renegades." Pecos Bill back-up story. Johnny Mack Brown stars in "Trails End." Part art cover/photo cover (with Johnny Mack Brown). Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #157
    Tip Top Comics (1936) 157

    Stories and Art by Ernie Bushmiller, Rudolph Dirks, Ving Fuller, Sam Leff, Al Capp and unknown. (Note: Who the inkers are is mainly unknown.) In this issue: Nancy by Ernie Bushmiller; Fritzi Ritz by Bushmiller; How It Began article "The Arctic Regions"; The Captain and the Kids by Rudolph Dirks; Doc Syke half-pager by Ving Fuller; Stamp Tips article "News and Notes"; Curly Kayoe by Sam Leff; Willie filler; Li'l Abner by Al Capp; Strange as It Seems 1-pager "Men of God"; and another Strange as It Seems 1-pager. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 6 #1
    Titter America's Merriest Magazine (1943-1955 Roy Harmon) Vol. 6 #1

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  • Issue #61
    Tom and Jerry (1949-1980 Dell/Gold Key) 61

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    Cover by Harvey Eisenberg. Stories by Charles Hedinger, Gil Turner and unknown. Art by Harvey Eisenberg, Dan Gormley, Charles Hedinger, Vivie Risto, Gil Turner and Suzanne Seaborne. Featuring: Two Droopy 1-pagers with art by Harvey Eisenberg; Tom & Jerry tale with art by Eisenberg; Jerry & Tuffy 2-pager with art by Eisenberg; The Adventures of Tom tale with art by Eisenberg; The Adventures of Jerry text story with art by Dan Gormley; Flip 'n' Dip tale by Charles Hedinger; Wuff the Prairie Dog tale with art by Vivie Risto; Barney Bear & Benny Burro tale by Gil Turner; and Fuzzy & Wuzzy tale with art by Gormley and Suzanne Seaborne. 52 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #20
    Tom Mix Western (1948 Fawcett) 20

    52 pages. Tom Mix stars in "The Ancient Underground City," "The Carnival of Death," "The Dreaded Appearance," and "Blank Evidence." Tumbleweed Jr. back-up story, "Pie Jam." Two "Comix Cards" feature Lash LaRue. One-page Tootsie Roll ad, "Captain Tootsie to the Rescue" by C.C. Beck. Painted cover. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #10
    Top Secrets (1947) 10
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Scarce. Only 1 in census.
    • Label #0334366004
  • Vol. 5 #2
    Triple Western (1947-1958 Standard) Pulp Vol. 5 #2

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    Aug 1949. Cover by Dreany. Western stories by William MacLeod Raine "Range Beyond the Law", A. C. Abbott, Hamilton Craigie, Ross Santee "Cowboy", Gladwell Richardson, Jackson Gregory "The Thunder of Hermit King", and Noel Loomis. 7" x 9 3/4"; black and white; 162 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.25.