Auction in progress, bid now! Weekly Auction ends Monday November 18!

Comic books July 1954

  • Issue #2
    Heart and Soul (1954) 2

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

  • Issue #29
    Heart Throbs (1949 Quality/DC) 29

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Stories by unknown. Art by unknown. Tears of joy welled up in her eyes! Andy was back in her arms and she knew now Vera could never drive him from her! Don't miss..."Men Were Taboo"! Also featuring: "Nobody Wanted Me"; "I Fell for a Fool"; and "Fine Clothes Can't Win Love"! Plus: Advice on Love Problems letters page by Marilyn Minton. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #91
    Hopalong Cassidy (1943 Fawcett/DC) 91
    • 2.5" Cumulative spine split.
  • Issue #12
    Horrific (1952) 12
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($4.77) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 6.5" spine split from top.

    Cover by Don Heck. Stories and art by Max Elkin, Rudy Palais, Steve Kirkel and Don Heck. Pre-Code horror comics by the talents at the Iger Shop. A newscaster creates an imaginary monster that turns out to be real. A fishing vessel encounters the ghost of a Viking king. A man becomes obsessed with a woman in a portrait, with tragic results. Also featuring a cover by future Marvel legend Don Heck. Morrisons Monster; The Sea Ghost; Bloodlust; The Deadliest Witch; Dancing Ghost. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Hot Dog (1954) 1

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    (A-1 Comics #107) Sometimes listed as A1 Comics (1944 Life's Romances) #107. Funny-animal comics featuring Harry Hot Dog, a canine with a short temper who responds to life's little inconveniences with misguided violence. Fed up with terrible TV, Harry heads to the TV studio to make his own show; Harry gets into a golf game with an annoyingly confident cat; Harry sets out to do mischief, but keeps accidentally doing good deeds. Peevy Over T-V; Harry Hotdog; Fool's Gold; The Pink of Condition. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #28
    House of Mystery (1951-1983 1st Series) 28

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Cover art by Ruben Moreira. "The Wings of Mr. Milo!", pencils by Curt Swan; Men changing into birds and trying to commit financial fraud at the same time. "The Spider-Man!", art by Ed Smalle; A biologist meets with insect expert Weems. Weems collects insects inhabiting the spirits of people who just died; Looking for a "spider" person, Weems ironically turns out to be that next victim. "Saved by the Dead" one-page story. "The Secret Fear of Harvey Hall!", art by Nick Cardy; Psychiatrist Harvey Hall is a specialist for curing certain phobias; When he commits a crime he develops a phobia he has to battle. "Wolf Man" text story by Jack E. Miller. "The Clock Strikes Death!", art by Ruben Moreira; A timepiece releases the spirit of a long-dead killer; The police chief investigates, impersonates the ghost and uncovers a scam. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #29
    Howdy Doody (1950) 29
    Published Jul 1954 by Dell.
    • INCOMPLETE. Multiple pages missing, interrupts art and story.
  • Vol. 15 #2
    No image available

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

  • Vol. 3 #5
    If Worlds of Science Fiction (1952 Pulp Digest) Vol. 3 #5

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    July 1954. Science fiction stories by James Blish, James Gunn, Robert F. Young, Ed M. Clinton Jr., Russ Winterbotham, E.G. von Wald, Kenneth O'Hara, and Theodore R. Cogswell. Kelly Freas illustration. Cover by Ken Fagg. 5.25-in. x 7.5-in.; black and white; 120 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 5 #7
    Imagination (1950 Digest) Vol. 5 #7

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    July, 1954 Volume 5, Issue 7. 5-3/8 in. x 7-5/8 in; black and white; 162 pages. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #6
    Jace Pearson of the Texas Rangers (1953) 6
  • Issue #18
    Jesse James (1950 Avon) 18
    • Oxidation.

    Jesse James stars in "Gunplay at Gallatin" (reprinted from issue 5; art by Joe Kubert); Teddy Roosevelt and his Rough Riders star in "Men of the West" and "The Battle of San Juan Hill"; and Sharp and Flat star in "Swing Your Partner" (art by Rudy Palais). Everett Raymond Kinstler art. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #84
    Joe Palooka (1945 Harvey) 84

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

  • Issue #20
    Journey into Fear (1951) 20
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($7.17) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple. Cover detached at one staple.

    Masters of the Dead; Rocks Hudson smuggles jewels in the bodies of cadavers that he turns into zombies once they enter the U.S.A. The Avenging Ghost; A sword killer is hanged and buried in quicklime; He is not dead but is severely disfigured by the lime. Terror Take All text story. Partners in Horror; A man is confronted by the personification of death and agrees to marry her in exchange for prolonging his life. Body and Ghoul; A man harnesses the power of thought control, thus gaining the ability to change his appearance. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #29
    Journey into Unknown Worlds (1951 2nd Series) 29

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Cover pencils by Carl Burgos, inks by Sol Brodsky. The Man Who Wouldn't Talk!, art by Paul Reinman. World Within a World text story. Werewolf Tale to End All Werewolf Tales!, art by Paul Hodge; A male and female werewolf reveal themselves to each other in a cabin in the North country. Of Royal Blood!, art by Tony Mortellaro; A man demands that his daughter marry into royalty and finds his perfect suitor in Count... Dracula. Third Grave on the Right, art by Al Eadeh. The Heritage!, art by Gene Colan. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #64
    Justice Traps the Guilty (1947) 64
    • Extensive accumulation of damages.

    Cover by Marvin Stein. Art by Marvin Stein and Mort Meskin. Pioneering crime comic Justice Traps the Guilty was produced by the studio of comics legends Joe Simon and Jack Kirby, creators of Captain America. An amnesiac ex-ganglord returns to his old haunts, and cops and crooks alike think he's back to make a power grab. A seemingly innocuous farmer has a dark secret. A hood pulls a double-cross on his partners once too often. Gangland Regime; The Gentleman Farmer; The Big Break; Closeups; Double-Crosser! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #17
    Katy Keene (1949-61) 17
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #B01433-011
  • Issue #39
    Kid Colt Outlaw (1948) 39

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

  • Issue #48
    Kilroys (1947) 48

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Stories by Dan Gordon and others. Art by Dan Gordon 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. A robbery scene being filmed at the Sweet Tooth soda shop gets complicated when real robbers show up; The Kilroys dream house in the country is next door to an insane asylum; Ollie takes a super-strength pill to impress Nancy and learns the sad truth about performance-enhancing drugs. Produced in 3-D Truevision, says the cover, with no glasses needed. This turns out to mean the panels are shaped like little TV screens against a black background, with no 3-D effects, a gimmick ACG used on many of its 1954 titles. Lights, Camera, Action!; Permanently Yours!; Ollie; A-Haunting We Will Go!; Three Cheers for Romance!; The Brain; Lend Me Your Pencil! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #49
    Lash Larue Western (1949 Fawcett/Charlton) 49

    2 Lash LaRue stories, plus Young Falcon back-up. Dick Giordano cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #17
    Lassie (1950) 17

    Painted cover art by Morris Gollub. Facts about the Harpy Eagle, the Howler Monkey, the Peccary, the Capybara, and the Hoactzin. The Jungle Princess, pencils by John Lehti; Lassie helps a jaguar cub and makes friends with his wounded mother Cheena. Illegal trapper Roderico tries to capture both. Lassie Collars a Thief, pencils by John Lehti; On the way to New York Gerry and Rocky buy a new collar for Lassie which is to be engraved by senhor Emile, a jeweler. He has other plans. The Mercy Mission, pencils by John Lehti; Lassie and Timbu round up a herd of cattle for senhor Rovera, but Timbu gets hurt by an alligator. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #40
    Leave It to Binky (1948) 40

    Cover art by Bob Oksner. Don't Give Fire A Place to Start! public service announcement with Superboy, script by Jack Schiff, art by Win Mortimer. Wow, Binky! What's That?, art by Bob Oksner; What a knight for a costume party. Untitled story, art by Bob Oksner; Binky wants to be a judge. Untitled story, art by Owen Fitzgerald; Liz and Freddie go to see the fishes at the Natural History Museum. Untitled story; Binky is sent to pick up a chicken. Untitled Mr. Toastmaster text story, art by Raymond Perry. Untitled story; Binky writes poetry. 44 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #94
    Lil Abner (1947) 94
    Published Jul 1954 by Harvey.
    • 4 1/2" cumulative spine split. Cover detached at one staple.
  • Issue #2
    Linda (1954) 2
    Published Jul 1954 by Ajax.

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Teen comedy in the style of Archie, right down to the logo font. Linda becomes involved in the disappearance of desserts. Linda tries to keep up with the latest 1950s fashions. Linda's pursuit of a boy takes her to new heights - airborne, in fact. Stolen Sweets, or The Adventure of the Pilfered Pastry; The Secret Sachems; Fashion Follies; No Other Loves; Air Romance or "Romance In the Air." 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #6
    Little Dot (1953 1st Series) 6

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Richie Rich, Little Lotta, and Little Dot all on cover (1st Richie Rich cover). Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #73
    Little Lulu (1948 Dell/Gold Key) 73
    • 1/2" spine split from top.
    • Interior complete. Extensive accumulation of damages.

    Cover art by John Stanley. Two Is a Crowd; Tubby is hanging around when Lulu is about to go out and buy an ice cream cone. Wrong Number; Tubby thinks a spaceman is in Lulu's house. The Smokers; All the kids get sick after they take a puff on Lulu's pop's cigar. Breakfast In Bed; Lulu gets Annie's father to cook breakfast in bed for Lulu's mother. Tubby's Guest; Tubby is not happy when Chubby stays overnight. All scripts and pencils by John Stanley, inks by Irving Tripp. Two-page text story, Lulus Diry ("Diary"). 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Lone Eagle (1954) 2
    Published Jul 1954 by Ajax.

    Western adventure featuring Native American hero Lone Eagle. Caught in a bear trap and armed with only a knife, Hopping Beaver must battle a bear. Fear No Fire earns his name after being drugged by a treacherous rival and taken for dead. Lone Eagle tries to persuade his tribe not to attack the new railroad locomotive. Fangs of the Wild!; The Iron Trail!; Swift Rider: Rattlesnake Law!; Manhunt; Flame of Fury! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #73
    Lone Ranger (1948 Dell) 73

    Painted cover art by Hank Hartman. The Overplay, script by Paul S. Newman, art by Tom Gill; Coy Harper uses a Mexican bandit to lure the Sheriff into an ambush so that he can run the town of Bovorado. The Rich Tenderfoot, script by Paul S. Newman, art by Tom Gill; A rich easterner sends his spoiled son to work on Silas Kilby's ranch. Trader's Cargo, script by Paul S. Newman, art by Tom Gill; Pedro the Mexican pretends to sleep in the plaza so that he can spy for a gang of robbers. The Tainted Meal, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jon Small; Canuga, a jealous Shoshone brave, pays village sorcerer Black Heel to frame Young Hawk and Little Buck with some tainted meat. Promo for subscriptions to Dell Lone Ranger comics; Premium is an American flag ring. Ad in comic form for Wheaties breakfast cereal featuring Cleveland Indians baseball player Al Rosen. Based on the popular Western TV series. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #11
    Lone Ranger's Famous Horse Hi-Yo Silver (1952) 11

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    "Silver Plays a Waiting Game," "The Flags of Victory," and "The Otter Slide." Painted cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #20
    Lone Rider (1951) 20

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

  • Issue #153
    Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies (1941 Dell) 153
  • Issue #8
    Lorna the Jungle Queen (1953) 8

    Cover art by Harry Anderson. "The Ghost Walked at Midnight!", script by Don Rico, art by Werner Roth; Lorna exposes a fake ghost intended to frighten Chief M'Tuba into giving up his leadership. "Terror of the Deep!", art by Werner Roth; Lorna and Greg encounter a gang of bandits who are stealing giant pearls. "Flower of Life" text story. "The Avenger!", script by Don Rico, art by Jimmy Infantino; A strange weakness is affecting Greg and making him perform his job poorly. "The Track of the Killer!", script by Don Rico, art by Werner Roth; Lorna battles a monstrous gorilla with the head of a crocodile. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #15
    Love and Marriage (1952 Superior) 15
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.26) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
  • Vol. 48 #2
    No image available

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

  • Vol. 38 #3
    Love Short Stories (1940-1955 Popular Publications) Pulp Vol. 38 #3

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

  • Issue #51
    Lovelorn (1950) 51

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

  • Issue #13
    Mad (1952 Comic 1-23) 13
    Published Jul 1954 by EC.
    • 4 1/2" Cumulative spine split. Oxidation.
    • 4 1/2" Cumulative spine split. With oxidation and brittleness.

    Cover by Harvey Kurtzman. Ad for Panic magazine. "Prince Violent!", script by Harvey Kurtzman, art by Wally Wood; Prince Violent pursues Maid Alota, hacking many a foe before meeting her; Parody of the Prince Valiant comic strip. "Book! Movie!", script by Harvey Kurtzman, art by Jack Davis; Parallel stories point out the differences between modern novels and modern movies. E. C. Fan-Addict Club! ad. "Baby Quips!", script by Harvey Kurtzman; Photographic portraits with humorous captions. "Robinson Crusoe!", script by Harvey Kurtzman, art by Will Elder; A parody of the novel Robinson Crusoe. 36 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 7 #1
    Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction (1949-Present Mercury Publications) Pulp Vol. 7 #1

    Cover by Fred Kirberger. "Star Lummox" 3/3 by Robert A. Heinlein. Plus fantasy and science fiction stories by Elizabeth Sanxay Holding, Leonard Wolf, Robert Bare, Robert Sheckley, Sherwood Springer, Albert Compton Firborg, Leah Bodine Drake, Avram Davidson, Randall Garrett, and Donald A. Wollheim (as David Grinnell). Softcover. 5.5-in. x 7.5-in. 128 newsprint pages, black and white (all text). Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 4 #7
    Male (1950-1981 Male Publishing Corp.) Vol. 4 #7

    Volume 4, Issue 7 - July 1954. Adventure stories, articles and nude photos. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in. 98 Pages B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Vol. 1 #4
    Male Point of View (1954 Point Magazines) Vol. 1 #4

    Volume 1, Issue 4 - July 1954. Men's interest magazine. 4-in. x 6-in., 64 pages, B&W Cover price $0.15.

  • Vol. 5 #4
    No image available

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

  • Vol. 2 #5
    Man's Life (1952-1961 Crestwood) 1st Series Vol. 2 #5

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

  • Vol. 2 #5
    Manhunt (1953-1967 Eagle Publications) Pulp Vol. 2 #5

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

  • Issue #9
    Marge's Tubby (1953) 9
  • Issue #47
    Marmaduke Mouse (1946 Quality) 47
  • Issue #125
    Marvel Tales (1949 Atlas) 125
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.90) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple, staple rust/migration.

    Cover art by Harry Anderson. Where Monsters Prowl, pencils by Bob Brown, inks by Jack Abel; Monsters inhabit the body of a reporter. The Consequence text story. The Dictator!, art by John Forte; Zinyov the dictator forces a scientist to develop a virus that will kill everyone in his country that doubts his ability to lead them. Its only victim is Zinyov himself. The Unwanted!, art by Bill Walton; Human colonists are forced off Mars and so attempt to return to Earth only to be rejected by the cavemen remnants left after atomic war. The Horror House. Murder!, art by Doug Wildey; Rorney kills his uncle and his cousin Eric gives him an alibi, but when their expected inheritance doesn't come through it leads to two more murders when they kill each other. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 3 #7
    Men Magazine (1952-1982 Zenith Publishing Corp.) Pulp Vol. 3 #7

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

  • Issue #28
    Men's Adventures (1951 Marvel/Atlas) 28
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($16.77) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1462523005
  • Issue #36
    Mickey Mouse (1941-90 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone) 36

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    No ads in book. Entire issue from cover to cover is comic stories and one page strips. Mickey Mouse in "The Lost Kingdom" in which Mickey and Goofy solve a mystery in the kingdom of Bolognia. Mickey also helps Goofy with his roommate and his house trailer in two untitled stories. No art/story credits given. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #72
    Mutt and Jeff (1939-65 All Am./National/Dell/Harvey) 72
    • Only one staple (manufacturing). Water damage.