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Comic books November 1949

  • Vol. 44 #3
    Astounding Science Fiction (1938-1960 Street and Smith) Pulp Vol. 44 #3

    November, 1949. Volume 44, Issue 3. Cover by Hubert Rogers. 5.5-in. x 7.5-in., 162 Pages, B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #11
    Avon Fantasy Reader (1947-1952 Avon Book Co.) 11
    • Tape.

    November, 1949. "Glamour!" Written by Seabury Quinn. Also featuring works by Ray Bradbury, Frank Owen, and Francis Flagg. Softcover, 5-in. x 7 1/2-in., 132pages, Text with B&W illustrations. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 56 #2
    California Pelican (1903-1988 A.S.U.C) Vol. 56 #2

    Volume 56, Issue 2 - November 1949. University of California, Berkeley student magazine, published from 1903 to 1988. Features cartoons, articles, and advertisements for local business. 8-in. x 11-in., 40 pages, Text (with B&W images) Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #3
    Charlie McCarthy (1949-1952 Dell) 3

    36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Classics Illustrated 065 Benjamin Franklin (1949) 1
    • 1/2" Cumulative spine split. Staple rust with migration.
    • Water damage.
    • Centerfold detached.
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    Benjamin Franklin, 1st Printing, Line Drawing Cover. (HRN 64, 11/49). Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Classics Illustrated 065 Benjamin Franklin (1949) 2

    Benjamin Franklin, 2nd Printing, Painted Cover. (HRN 131). Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #35
    Comic Cavalcade (1942-1954) 35

    I just come to show ya me pieces of bread! starring Fox and the Crow, art by Jim Davis. The Reward starring Blabber Mouse, art by Rube Grossman. The Squeeler starring Raccoon Kids, art by Otto Feuer. Winning a Car starring Goofy Goose, art by Rube Grossman. Danny Dummox starring Roly and Poly, art by Rube Grossman. Carmen Round The Mountain starring Dodo and the Frog, art by Otto Feuer; loosely based on the opera. I'll take you for a ride in my new boat starring Ozzie Owl, art by Rube Grossman. Treasure Map starring Sweeney and Willie. The Gorilla Who Changed His Mind starring Giggle-Toons, art by Howie Post. Be A Ventriloquist. Buy a Dummy starring Nutsy Squirrel, art by Rube Grossman. 76 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #5
    Cowboy Love (1949) 5
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    "The Rivals," "Guns and Girls," "The Female Brand," and "Rendezvous on the Range." Photo covers (back cover shot of "Hopalong Cassidy" William Boyd). 52 Pages. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #63
    Crack Western (1949) 63

    Cover by Paul Gustavson. Stories by Joe Millard and unknown. Art by Charles Sultan, Paul Gustavson, Reed Crandall, Harry Anderson and unknown. Two-Gun Lil's father has been killed by a bushwacker and she will make them pay in an untitled story. Plus: Arizona Ames in "War of the Renegade Rails"; Dead Canyon Days story "The Battle of the Paper Bullets"; Frontier Marshal in "The Golden Ghost"; and 1-page text story "Gun Trouble"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #20
    Crime and Punishment (1948) 20
    • 1 1/4" Cumulative spine split. Chew.

    Cover by Charles Biro. Stories and art by Bob Fujitani, C.H. Moore, Fred Guardineer, Joseph Gagliardi and Charles Biro. A companion series to Crime Does Not Pay from the same publisher, slightly less violent and with more emphasis on police work. Sam Denta turns the fixed-fight game into his own personal income-generator, until the fighter called The Ape meets a terrible fate. Savvy seamen sink smugglers' schemes after a shoreside sortie. A police lieutenant doggedly pursues two cop killers, but their fellow crooks may do them in first. Sam Denta, King Of The Fix!; The Case Of The Overboard Gems!; On the Level; Science Vs. the Criminal: Book Worms!; Mobsters - C.O.D.!; This'll Kill Ya!; Our Police Hall of Fame; Laff These Off!; Death Without Warning!! 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #81
    Crime Does Not Pay (1942) 81

    Cover by Charles Biro. Stories and art by George Tuska, Fred Guardineer, Claude Moore, and Charles Biro. The title that launched the crime comics genre, Crime Does Not Pay was noted for its violent pre-Code content and lurid tales of underworld life. Mr. Crime narrates the tale of patrolman Al Drews, who goes up against Matt Cornish, The Scourge of the Fishing Fleets, and winds up clinging to a buoy for dear life. Police investigate a series of suspicious suicides and uncover a car-theft ring. The "Tear Gas Killers" try to escape the city by hijacking a boat, but a ham-radio operator manages to outsmart them. Cover and first page feature a photo endorsement from Detective Walter Clancy, approving of "this magazine as a strong moral force for youth." Deadly Matt Cornish, The Scourge of the Fishing Fleets!; On the Level; It Looked Like Suicide!; The Tear Gas Murders!; Our Police Hall of Fame; Who Dunnit? 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #10
    Crime Fighters (1948 Marvel) 10
    • Writing on back cover.
  • Issue #14
    Crime Patrol (1948-1950 EC) 14
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    • RESTORATION. Minor color touch, tear seal.

    Cover by Johnny Craig. Stories by Al Feldstein and Johnny Craig. Art by Al Feldstein, Ed Waldman and Johnny Craig. E.C.'s Pre-Trend crime title started as adventure, changed to grisly crime stories and eventually metamorphosed into straight-up horror. Early forensics investigation, including a tire track and a stray thread, lead police to the Mad-Man Gang after a bank robbery. Detective-Lieutenant Craig Dixon investigates after a body is found in the harbor, in an early Al Feldstein story. When one brother becomes a police detective, and the other a criminal, it's only a matter of time until brother faces brother. Three Clues to Terror; Inside Job!; The Maxwell Brothers; Out of the Frying Pan; The Case of the Floating Corpse! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #8
    Dale Evans Comics (1948 - 1952) 8
    • Centerfold detached.

    Dale Evans stars in "Gobblers and Gold Dust," "The East Goes West," and "Oil is Where You Find It!" Sierra Smith Western Detective stars in "The Case of the Five-Cent Fortune!" (art by Alex Toth). Captain Tootsie stars in a one-page Tootsie Roll ad, "Captain Tootsie Saves the Day!" (by C.C. Beck). Photo cover. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #57
    Daredevil Comics (1941 Lev Gleason) 57

    Cover by Charles Biro. Stories and art by Charles Biro, Norman Maurer, Virginia Hubbell, and Carl Hubbell. This early superhero title was one of the comics that made publisher Lev Gleason a major player during the Golden Age. The Little Wise Guys get trapped in the house of the world's greatest practical joker. A band of gypsies swindles Sniffer out of his car, but he gets the last laugh. The Little Wise Guys help a scientist who's trying to remember the formula for the ultimate truth serum. Daredevil and the Little Wise Guys: The Mystery of the Practical Joker!; The Know-How on Place Kicking; Daredevil: The Truth Serum and Its Missing Formula!; Crimebuster: The Crimebuster Clubs First Case; Famous Eccentrics; Sniffer. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Darling Love (1949) 1
    • 1" spine split from bottom. Staple rust.

    Pat McElroy photo cover. "I Was Jilted!"; Office worker Laura is dumped by her boyfriend Alan because shes a poor orphan; Laura gets a job in rural Long Island as companion to elderly Miss Barnes; Miss Barnes urges Laura not to shut herself away, giving herself as an example of a lonely spinster. "Two Loves Have I"; Aspiring actress Ellen meets art student Dean and they fall in love; Deans older brother Steve runs the family ranch in Colorado; Steve demands Dean drop his studies and help run the ranch, and calls Ellen a gold-digger. "Rascal Heart" text story. "Your Handwriting" article by Handwriting Analyst Ellyn Lee. "I Was Branded Bad"; Dorothy dates bad boy Nicky to escape her familys poverty; Tricked into participating in a robbery, Dorothy is sent to prison while Nicky is killed. "I Married for Revenge" text story. "I Lied for Love," art by Pen Shumaker; High school student Lorna pretends she has a college boyfriend; Attending a fraternity party with her brother Hank, Lorna meets David. "The Darling Bandbox" text story by Miss Darling. "Star-Lights" article. "Too Wise for Love!!"; Edith, editor for a chain of magazines, falls in love with free-lance writer Mark; They wed, but he makes little money from his writing. "Reminiscence" text story by May Richstone. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #13
    Date with Judy (1947-1960) 13
    • 1" Cumulative spine split.
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    Stories by unknown. Art by unknown. Radio's famous coast-to-coast favorite! In this issue: Four untitled A Date with Judy stories. Plus: A Date with Judy 2-page text story "Judy Makes Ready"; untitled Liz story; and untitled Randolph story. Plus: What's Your Name? half-pager by Martin Naydel, and In the Groove 2-pager. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Dell Giant Christmas Parade (1949-1958 Dell) 1
    • Activities completed.
    • INCOMPLETE. Multiple pages missing, interrupts art and story.

    100 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #153
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 153
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    • Paper: Light tan to off white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case
    • Label #1277967006

    1st appearance of Roy Raymond TV Detective; origin of the Human Fly. Cover by Dick Sprang. Stories by unknown. Art by Dick Sprang, Charles Paris, Carmine Infantino, Jimmy Thompson, Ruben Moreira and unknown. The Batman takes to the air, like his namesake, on the trail of Slits Danton, all thanks to the creation of special "bat wings" created by a scientist...or so the Caped Crusader thinks! Don't miss Batman and Robin in "The Flying Batman!" with art by Dick Sprang and Charles Paris. Plus: Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Lawman in "The Revenge of Little Thunder Cloud!" with pencils by Carmine Infantino; Robotman in "The Second Robotman" with art by Jimmy Thompson; and Impossible -- But True! tale "The Land of Lost Years!" (featuring Roy Raymond) with art by Ruben Moreira. Also: Shorty half-pager by Henry Boltinoff, and 2-page text piece "Volcano Sleuths" by Ed Velarde. And: 1-page Tootsie Roll ad "Captain Tootsie Saves the Day!" with art by C.C. Beck. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #6
    Dick Cole (1949 Curtis/Star) 6
    • 2 1/2" Spine split from base of comic.

    Cover by L. B. Cole. Stories and art by Al McWilliams, A. Hewitt and Joe Certa. Boys' adventure with military cadet and sportsman Dick Cole, as Star takes over publishing from Curtis. Dick Cole and his rival, Bark, join forces to prove their merit to a bunch of skeptical cowboys. Bull's Eye Bill and Rawhide Ike are reunited with redheaded Dee Parsons as they all fight to save Target Ranch. A Pied Piper-like menace threatens Farr Military Academy. Dick Cole; Bull's-Eye Bill; Salmon Pirates; Dick Cole. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #25
    Doll Man Quarterly (1941 Quality) 25

    Lord of Lightning; Darrel discovers a glowing meteor that amplifies electricity, which is promptly stolen by Mr. Thrawn, who fashions it into a weapon; However, the villain meets his end by the same weapon when it attracts a lightning bolt. Untitled Perky story, script and art by Gill Fox. Untitled Torchy story, script and art by Gill Fox. Doll Man; The Sultan is after Hakim Ali's "Secret of Truth." 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Ellery Queen (1949 Superior) 4
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    Art by Jack Kamen and others. Adventures of the famed detective from Canadian publisher Superior, also featuring some early horror classics. A romantic weekend is interrupted by mystery, adventure - and the secret of The Crooked Mile. A beast-man stalks the unwary... or does he? Cover by an unknown artist is a crazy over-the-top mash-up of romance and horror comics cover tropes. The Case of the Seventh Raven; The Crooked Mile; The Werewolf. Final issue of the series. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #184
    Famous Funnies (1934) 184

    Cover by Steve Douglas. Stories and art by Lawrence Lariar, John Spranger, Allen Saunders, Elmer Woggon, Clifford McBride, Philip Francis Nowlan, Rick Yager (credited as Dick Calkins), Clark Haas, Claude Dunnagan, Rodlow Willard, Mabel Burwick (credited as Odin), Martha B. Links, and Ralph Briggs Fuller. The long-running series that introduced "comic books" to the world, featuring reprints of comic strips. Steve Roper gets involved with a famous starlet. Ben Friday tries to protect a valuable stamp from gangsters, so they abduct Linda instead. Dickie Dare fools an ancient civilization with a modern-day zipper. Ben Friday; Steve Roper and Wahoo; Napoleon; Buck Rogers; Scorchy Smith; Crash on Trouble Mountain; Dickie Dare; Bobby Sox; Yipee; Oaky Doaks. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Nov 1949
    Fantastic Adventures (1939-1953 Ziff-Davis Publishing) Pulp Nov 1949

    Nov 1949. Cover by Robert Gibson Jones. Stories by S. M. Tenneshaw "Queen of the Ice Men", Craig Browning, Peter Worth, Anthony B. Ott, Henry Gade, Lee Prescott, and Gilbert Mead. Illustrations by Julian S. Krupa, Leo R. Summers, Henry Thiede, and Bill Terry. 7-in. x 9.75-in.; black and white; 162 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.25.

  • Vol. 3 #4
    Fantastic Novels (1940-1951 Frank A. Munsey) Pulp Vol. 3 #4
    • 2 1/2" Cumulative spine split.
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    Cover by Virgil Finlay. "Minos of Sardanes" by Charles B. Stilson, "The Living Portrait" by Tod Robbins, "The Elf-trap" by Francis Stevens, and "The White Gorilla" by Elmer Brown Mason. Illustrations by Finlay, Paul. Softcover Pulp, 7-in. x 9-in.; 130 Pages, B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Vol. 3 #5
    Fantasy Advertiser (1947-1951 Gus Willmorth) Fanzine Vol. 3 #5
    • Staple rust. Water damage.

    Fantasy Advertiser Vol. 3 #5 (November 1949), published by Gus Willmorth. 40 pages. Cover by Lin Carter. In this issue: Book reviews, John Campbell Jr.'s "Who Goes There?," L. Ron Hubbard's "Slaves of Sleep," Lin Carter "The Emperor of Dreams," Clark Ashton Smith, Malcolm Ferguson, Fantasy Book Plates, Fantasy Fan Field update, plus fanzine reviews, general editorial content, and ads from the era. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Fast Fiction (1949) 2
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • Cover detached.

    Captain Blood. NOTE: The first five issues of Fast Fiction were reprinted under the title Stories by Famous Authors Illustrated. Except for the title change on the cover, the editions are identical. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 2 #4
    Fate Magazine (1948-Present Clark Publishing) Digest/Magazine Vol. 2 #4
    • Staple rust.

    Volume 2 - Issue 4, November 1949. Pulp magazine devoted to exploring the paranormal. This issue features "The Snake Pit", "The Weeping Statue of Syracuse", "The Boy with the X-Ray Eyes", and Frank Patton examines "Iris, Goddess of Sex". Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 7 1/2-in., 130 page, Text (with B&W Illustrations and Photos). Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #252
    Four Color (1942-1962 Dell Series 2) 252

    Indicia title is "Walt Disney's PINOCCHIO, No. 252." Underwater Birthday Party one-page story, art by Tony Strobl. Pinocchio; Geppetto wishes his puppet was a real boy; The "Wishing Star Fairy" grants his wish; On his way to school, Pinocchio is tricked by J. Worthington Foul fellow and Gideon into joining Stromboli's puppet show; The fairy rescues Pinocchio, but Foulfellow talks Pinocchio into taking a trip to Pleasure Island with other boys; At Pleasure Island the boys are turned into donkeys for the mines. New version of Four Color (Dell, 1942 series) #92. Adapted from the 1940 Disney animated movie "Pinocchio." Watermelon Dreams back cover strip, art by Tony Strobl. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #253
    Four Color (1942-1962 Dell Series 2) 253

    Indicia title is "CHRISTMAS WITH MOTHER GOOSE, No. 253." Cover art by Walt Kelly. The Three Blind Mice Play Santa, script and art by Walt Kelly; A cat chasing the Three Blind Mice upsets a mailman, causing him to lose a letter. Little Boy Blue and Little Girl Green, art by Walt Kelly; Little Girl Green recruits colorful toys to wake Little Boy Blue on Christmas morning. 3 Christmas Bears, art by Walt Kelly; The Goldilocks and the Three Bears story with a Christmas Day setting. Jeminy's Christmas, script and art by Walt Kelly; Jeminy Groundhog asks Willie Winkle to wake him up for Christmas; When he wakes, Jeminy thinks it's time for Easter, instead of Christmas. Christmas Grace traditional English Christmas prayer on back cover, art by Walt Kelly. 52 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #254
    Four Color (1942-1962 Dell Series 2) 254
    • 1-1/2" cumulative spine spit. Cover detached.

    Indicia title is "SANTA CLAUS FUNNIES, No. 254." Santa's First Helper, script and art by Walt Kelly; Puggy Pink, a dwarf, volunteers to be Santa's first helper in making toys; Santa leaves him at a little girl's house to be a temporary fill-in for the doll that isn't ready at Christmas. A Visit from Saint Nicholas, script by Clement Moore, art by Arthur E. Jameson; Illustrated version of the 1823 poem by Clement Clarke Moore, sometimes titled "The Night Before Christmas." The Land Without Christmas, script and art by Frank Jupo; Santa uses a rocket to take a test trip to a distant star and a land ruled by the bad-humored King Pepy. Albert and Pogo's Christmas, script and art by Walt Kelly; Albert dresses up to play Santa Claus for the swamp's children. 52 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #12
    Gabby Hayes Western (1948 Fawcett) 12

    Gabby Hayes Western (1948 Fawcett) is a western comic book published by Fawcett Publication. Gabby Hayes stars in "The Soap Thieves," "The Hide-Out," and "Beaver Ben, the Biting Bandit!" Young Falcon back-up, "The Death Trap!" 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #33
    Gene Autry Comics (1946-1959 Dell) 33

    Gene Autry stars in "Outlaw Gold" and "Gene Autry Alias the Dude." Jesse Marsh art. Back-up story, "Kinda Irregular." Two-page text story, "Hop Sing." 52 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #24
    Georgie Comics (1945) 24
    • 1" cumulative spine split. Cover detached.
  • Issue #68
    Giggle Comics (1943) 68

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    Stories by Ken Hultgren and others. Art by Dan Gordon and Ken Hultgren. Funny-animal mayhem from Creston, an imprint of independent publisher ACG, with art by cartooning legend Dan Gordon. Chip the chipmunk somehow manages to lock Squire the squirrel out of his own home, even though its a hole in a tree; Two mice, Gnaw and Gnibble, try to outsmart a cat with inkblots; Foxy steals an apple and accidentally makes applesauce. Superkatt; The Duke and the Dope; Spencer Spook; The Telephoney; The Squire and the Chip; Rosalind the Marvel Seal; Voice from Nowhere; Gnaw and Gnibble; Foxy; A Mysterious Treasure. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #57
    Heroic Comics (1940) 57
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Scuffing on back of case; Scuffing to inner well of case; Debris trapped between case and inner well
    • Label #1228165005

    Painted cover by A. Thompson. Stories and art by Ed Moore, Alex Kostuk, Phil Berube, Augie Scotto and Ruth Harris. Non-fiction comics featuring true tales of heroism from everyday people and courage on the battlefield. A teen saves a friend from a frozen river, two decades after his father and grandfather saved another man from drowning; A little girl rescues her brother and herself from a house fire; A focus on the activism of boxing champ Jack Dempsey. A particularly nice painted cover by A. Thompson. Heroes Run in the Family; Icy Rescue; Hooves of Horror; Terror in the Night; Ducking on Duck Island; Soldier Rescues Sailor; Jack Dempsey, Champion of the Ring and Champion of Tolerance!; Child Heroine; The Philadelphia Mission; Riptide; Death Defying Dive; Commended for Public Service; Canyon Rescue; Babysitters Can Be Heroines Too; Smoke; Elevator Firetrap. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #61
    Hit Comics (1940) 61
    Published Nov 1949 by Quality.
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  • Issue #1
    Hollywood Secrets (1949) 1
    • 2" cumulative spine tear, heavy cover oxidation.
  • Issue #117
    Jumbo Comics (1938) 117
    • 1 1/4" Spine split from top. Staple rust with migration.
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    • Piece of tape on spine.

    In order of appearance: "Sheena, Queen of the Jungle" and "The Hawk" art by Robert Webb; "Stuart Taylor in Weird Stories of the Supernatural" art by Jack Kamen; "Sky Girl" art by Matt Baker; and "ZX-5" and "The Ghost Gallery" art by Jack Kamen. "Omen of Death" text story. 52 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #129
    Jumbo Comics (1938) 129

    In order of appearance: "Sheena, Queen of the Jungle" art by Robert Webb; "The Ghost Gallery" art by Jack Kamen; "Sky Girl" art by Matt Baker; "ZX-5" and "Stuart Taylor in Weird Stories of the Supernatural" art by Jack Kamen; and "The Hawk" art by Robert Webb. "The Courageous Marquise, Part One" text story by Henry Wysham Lanier. 52 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #119
    Jungle Comics (1940 Fiction House) 119
    • 1/8" spine spit from bottom. Tear on back cover.

    "Fury of the Golden Apes!", art by Maurice Whitman; Gus Corrigan, seeking his lost brother, asks KaƤnga to help him; Unknown to Corrigan, his brother has been captured by a gorilla cult and the leader of the cult has given him amnesia-inducing drugs and convinced him that he is the gorilla god Jebola, returned to his people. Untitled story, art by Bill Walsh; Simba is challenged by Crekko for the kingship of the jungle; While they are fighting, a big game hunter spies them and fires his rifle, wounding Simba; Simba is taken captive by a wildlife photographer who wants to use footage of the lion in his new film. Untitled story, art by Henry Kiefer; A pair of prospectors are dynamiting the river in Wambi's jungle; The animals gather to choose a plan for ridding themselves of the white men. Sirdah suggests that the animals attack en masse; Wambi objects, fearing his friends will be hurt, but he is overruled. Untitled story, pencils by Robert Webb; Captain Terry Thunder and his helicopter are hi-jacked by mine owner Miss Carter who needs to get to the interior to find out why her native laborers have fled; On arrival they find that her former overseer and his partner have been using a local rock formation, the Devil Face, to intimidate the natives and to induce them to pay tribute. Untitled story, art by Enrico Bagnoli; Con men, using a trained elephant, persuade the Balaharis that their recently deceased chief's spirit has inhabited an elephant and wants them to pay tribute to the con men; Tabu arrives and exposes the plot and turns the con men over to the district commissioner. Untitled story, art by Ralph Mayo; A gang of European criminals convince a possible financier of the worth of their gold-gathering plan by "seeding" temple ruins with gold-plated trinkets; Camilla exposes the plot and leaves the criminals to the mercies of the Ugandis, who are angered by the presence of white men in their territory. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #20
    Kilroys (1947) 20

    Stories by Hubie Karp and others. Art by Bob Wickersham and others. 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. Pops decides to buy a new suit; Natch and Jackson find new kinds of trouble after liberating a duck from the park; Pops gets into a feud with his neighbor over the tree that spans both their yards. New Suit Blues; The Duck-Napper; The Real Me; Solid Jackson; Ready for a Steady; Gyp and Flip; Prize Catch; Love Thy Neighbor. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Lash Larue Western (1949 Fawcett/Charlton) 2

    "The Stone Mountain Escapade," "The Saga of Squinty," and "The Perfect Hide-Out." Dusty back-up story, "The Close Shave." Photo covers. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 25 #5
    Lilliput Magazine (1937 Hulton Publication) Vol. 25 #5

    Volume 25, Issue 5 - November 1949. General interest magazine started in 1937 featuring articles, pictorials, and single panel gag cartoons. 5 1/2-in. x 8-in., 128 pages, Text (with B&W pictures and illustrations) Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #17
    Little Lulu (1948-1980 Dell/Gold Key) 17
    • INCOMPLETE. Multiple pages missing. Interrupts art and story.

    Cover art by Irving Tripp. Untitled story; Tubby tries to prove to the other Fellers that Lulu is in love with him. The Deep Black River; Lulu tells Alvin about a little girl in a castle guarded by a monster in the moat. Untitled story; Lulu finds a dog but her mother says she has to find it another home. Untitled story; Lulu traps a burglar in her bedroom closet. Untitled story; Tubby is tired of always being "it" in hide and seek. All scripts by John Stanley, art by Irving Tripp. 52 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #17
    Lone Ranger (1948-1962 Dell) 17
    • Cover oxidation.

    Facts about the different types of Indian footwear. The Lone Ranger and Skinner the Schemer, art by Charles Flanders; Mr. Skinner swindles the townspeople of Durango in a mining scheme; but has a change of heart. The Lone Ranger and "Duke" Morgan, of Buffalo Point; Gambler "Duke" Morgan rules the town of Buffalo Point with an iron hand; but is afraid of illness and pain. Boss of the Wild Bunch article--The true story of Butch Cassidy and the Wild Bunch's adventures in Utah and Wyoming in the 1890s. The Wolf's Den, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Tom Hickey; Young Hawk and Little Buck escape from the Sioux village and find a refuge by forcing a wolf and her cubs from their den. Portrait of Chief David Bearspaw, Stoney Tribe, Calgary, Canada. Based on the popular Western TV series. 52 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #97
    Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies (1941-1962 Dell) 97

    52 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Love Classics (1949) 1
  • Issue #1
    Love Letters (1949) 1
  • Issue #15
    Marmaduke Mouse (1946 Quality) 15