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Comic books December 1954

  • Issue #18
    Adventures of Rex the Wonder Dog (1952) 18
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    "The Secret of the Vanishing Island!" As a mysterious island sinks into the ocean, Rex rescues a stranded Major and Danny Dennis. Rex also assists in destroying an evil idol. Also includes: "The Case of Bobo's Bankbook!" (starring Detective Chimp); "Everglades Swamp-Trap!"; and "Prehistoric Dogs." Script by Robert Kanigher and John Broome, pencils by Gil Kane and Carmine Infantino, inks by Bernard Sachs. Cover by Kane and Sachs. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #28
    Andy Panda (1953 Dell) 28
    • 1" cumulative spine split.

    Walter Lantz' Andy Panda. Stories by unknown. Pencils by Ken Champin and Dick Hall. Featuring the tales "Mystery ship," "Kings of the high wire," "The social (sea) lion" and an untitled story, plus an untitled 1-page story on the inside front cover! Starring Andy Panda, Charlie Chicken, Farmer Henry Brown, Fatso (Fatty) Pig, Billy Goat and Dandy Gander! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #71
    Archie (1943) 71
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    • 2-1/2" spine split from top of comic. Cover detached at one staple.

    "Drown and Out"; Archie gets a job as a lifeguard; Betty pretends to be drowning in order for Archie to rescue her, but she overdoes the hugging in the water and Archie has to sock her to get them to shore. "Pranks For the Memory"; Jughead gets hit on the head by a baseball and apparently has temporary amnesia. "Change Your Oil!"; Archie asks the pharmacist to fill a prescription; The prescription is mostly castor oil. "Backfield in Emotion"; The girls are upset that the boys signed up for football and won't date them as much. Archie's Pals 'n' Gals Annual ad. "A Shorts Story"; The boys are wearing Bermuda shorts to school, much to Miss Grundy's displeasure. "Snow Use" text story. "Rags to Riches"; Wilbur and Red sneak into the exclusive Westfield Country Club to go swimming on a hot day. "Missile-Man"; Archie makes a homemade boomerang; It almost hits Mr. Lodge, who tries to get rid of it by throwing it away, which doesn't work. "Pair of Spectacles"; Moose has a part in the school play that requires him to have bad eyesight except when wearing glasses; He's having trouble remembering that, so Betty and Veronica tell him to stay in character until the next rehearsal. Archie's Joke Book ad. Archie Club ad. "Dragnut!"; Everywhere he turns, Mr. Weatherbee is faced with students singing the "Grabnet" [Dragnet] theme song or using versions of the show's catch phrases ("Just the facts, ma'am," etc.), which is driving him crazy. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Archie Giant Series (1954) 1
    • 4" spine split from bottom.
    • 3" cumulative spine split.

    Archies Christmas Stocking Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #36
    Astonishing (1951) 36
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1216272004
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    • Cover detached at one staple. 2" spine split below top staple.

    Greed!, art by Pete Tumlinson; A researcher receives telepathic signals from evil Martians, now long dead, who want him to build a machine that will allow them to cross space and conquer Earth. The Snowman!, art by Dave Berg; Two explorers determined to find the Abominable Snowman revert to savage ways to ensure that only one of them makes the discovery. The Man Who Melted!, art by Al Eadeh; An alien from Jupiter dresses as a caveman in order to capture an Earth specimen in ice. No Feelings!, art by Paul Reinman. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 54 #4
    Astounding Science Fiction (1938-1960 Street and Smith) Pulp Vol. 54 #4

    Dec 1954. Volume 54, Issue 4 - 1st printing. Science fiction stories by Frank Herbert, Raymond F. Jones, Rex Jatko, J. Anthony Ferlaine, and M.C. Pease. Illustrations by Freas and van Dongen. Article on visual perception. Cover by Chesley Bonestell. Softcover, 5.5-in. x 7.75-in.; 168 newsprint pages, B&W. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #88
    Batman (1940) 88
    Tags: Batman
    Published Dec 1954 by DC.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Other - see grading notes
    • Scratching to front and back of slab.
    • Label #0127136018

    Cover pencils by Win Mortimer and Sheldon Moldoff (figure of boy), inks by Win Mortimer and Charles Paris (figure of boy). "The Mystery of the Four Batmen!", script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Dick Sprang (as Bob Kane), inks by Charles Paris; The Batman and Robin board a cruise ship at sea, the Vardonic, in order to track down an accomplish of a gang operating in Gotham City. One-page Movie Mirth story by Harry Lampert. "Three Letters To Batman!", pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; When loot from a crime mysteriously disappears, a series of letters arrive to the Caped Crusaders, and Robin succeeds in tracking down the letter writer: Batman himself! Half-page Casey the Cop story by Henry Boltinoff. One-page Little Pete story by Henry Boltinoff. "The Case of the Harmless Crackpots" text story by Jack Miller (as Joe Maloney), art by Raymond Perry. "The Son of Batman!", pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; While impersonating Batman to impress his son, ex-con Ed Wilson is shot and gravely wounded; To protect Tommy, his son, and his father's image, Batman impersonates Wilson and eventually saves the boy from the Garver gang. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #35
    Battle (1951 Atlas) 35
    Published Dec 1954 by Atlas.
    • Cover detached at one staple.

    "Supplies From Nowhere" (art by Russ Heath), "The Wolf and the Shark" (art by Bill Everett), "Carthage" (art by Gene Colan), "Flak" (art by Vic Carrabotta), and a two-page text story, "Surrender." Heath cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #26
    Billy the Kid Adventure Magazine (1950) 26
    • Staple rust. Rust migration.
  • Issue #53
    Black Diamond Western (1949) 53

    Stories and art by Bill Walton and Allan Bellman. Masked like the Lone Ranger or Zorro, Black Diamond fights for justice in the West, aided by his sidekick Bumper and his status as a federal marshal. Black Diamond and Bumper track an outlaw gang to their secret hideout on an island in a lake. Buck Roper and Hotfoot investigate after a robbery of the rodeo payroll turns to murder. Red Fire is abducted while investigating the disappearance of the town's neighboring tribe. Black Diamond: Terror Island; Buck Roper: Rodeo Payroll Murder; Western Lore; Too Young to Die; Red Fire: Fight for Life. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #106
    Boy Comics (1942) 106

    Cover by Charles Biro. Stories and art by Al Wenzel, Carl Hubbell, Ben Brown, Ralph Mayo and Charles Biro. An anthology title from publisher Lev Gleason and his primary creator, Charles Biro, featuring teen hero Crimebuster and his nemesis Iron Jaw. At a joust for a medieval charity fair, someone switches Crimebuster's lance with a real one and tries to frame him for attempted murder. Sniffer and Iron Jaw stage fake prize fights with stand-in champs, until the real champion boxers show up to give them what for. A traffic accident leads Crimebuster to a fugitive killer, featuring a wrist-mounted gun apparently of Charles Biro's design. Crimebuster: Robin Hood Lives Again; Behind the Clown's Laugh; Sniffer and Iron Jaw: Unfortunate Fortune; Crimebuster: Mr. Judge and Jury; Rocky X: Never Kick a Quiz Kid. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #7
    Buster Bear (1953) 7

    Stories by unknown. Art by Ellis Chambers and unknown. Featuring Buster Bear in "Aerial Acrobatics" co-starring Cholly Chipmunk. Plus: 1-page illustrated poem "Joanne"; Boston Bunny in an untitled reprint story co-starring Sergeant Mutt, Gwendolyn, Percy, Aubrey and Cecil; 2-page reprint illustrated poem "Jack in the Pulpit"; "Sliver O' Timber the Pirate Puppet!" co-starring Prof. Munchen, Herman, Officer Fogerty and Bill; King Louie in 1-page untitled reprint story co-starring Marmaduke Mouse; Marmaduke Mouse and King Louie in 1-page text story "Louie Learns a Lesson"; and Rollo Raccoon in an untitled reprint story co-starring Picklefoot Pig and Rufus Rabbit (art by Ellis Chambers). 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #24
    Cisco Kid (1951 Dell) 24
    Published Dec 1954 by Dell.

    "The Roaring River Rodeo" and "The Silver Deuce." Painted cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #27
    Combat Kelly (1951 Atlas) 27

    Combat Kelly in "The Skull and Crossbones Circus," "War Prize," and an untitled story (art on all by Dave Berg). Back-up story, "Cookie's Combat Course: Rifle Grenades" (art by Robert Q. Sale) and a two-page text story, "Behind Enemy Lines." Joe Maneely cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Commander Battle and the Atomic Sub (1954) 3
    • 4 3/4" Cumulative spine split. Centerfold detached at one staple.

    H-Bomb Cover. Adventures with the "Atomic Commandos" featuring Commander Bill Battle, "Doc" Blake, "Champ" Ruggles, and Tony Gardello. Issue features a two-part story "Journey to the Moon" and "Death of the H-Bomb" in which the sub is retro-fitted for outer space and the Atomic Commandos head to the moon. Stories introduce the Junior Atomic Commando M. Jonathan Flint to the team. Issue also has "Untold Sagas of the War," "A Day in the Life of an Atomic Commando," and a one-page text stories "Escape From Corregidor" and "There's No Telling What You'll Find." Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #48
    Dagwood Comics (1950) 48
  • Vol. 1 #18
    Dare (1953 Fiction Publications) Vol. 1 #18

    Volume 1, Issue 18 - November 1954. Men's interest magazine focusing on Military, Politics, celebrities and showgirls. 4-in. x 6-in., 68 pages, B&W Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #44
    Date with Judy (1947) 44
    Published Dec 1954 by DC.
  • Issue #3
    Dell Giant Tom and Jerry's Winter Fun (1954) 3
  • Issue #8
    Dell Giant Western Roundup (1952) 8
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Cereal Box Collection. Includes certificate of authenticity signed by David Burns. Graded 08/2000. Scarce this nice.
    • Label #0100219002
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • File Copy from the Random House Archives.
    • Label #0625822009
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    Cover photos of Roy Rogers, Gene Autry, Johnny Mack Brown, and Bill Elliott. Roy Rogers photo. The Bighorn Hunt starring Gene Autry, art by Nicholas Firfires; Gene helps a friend of his fight a land-grabber. Freelance Lawmen starring Champion, script by Gaylord Du Bois. Trouble on the Line starring Roy Rogers, art by John Ushler. Trap a Wild One starring Trigger and Bullet, art by Sparky Moore. The Clue of the Unfired Gun starring Johnny Mack Brown, art by Tony Sgroi. The Coyote starring Wild Bill Elliott. The Frame Up starring Rex Allen, art by Sparky Moore. Gene Autry photo. 100 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #81
    Dodo and the Frog (1954) 81
  • Issue #38
    Donald Duck (1940 Dell/Gold Key/Whitman/Gladstone) 38
    • One staple (manufacturing).

    Cover by Paul Murry. Stories by unknown. Art by Tony Strobl and Phil De Lara. Donald Duck is featured in "The Song Writers," "Fish Eating" and "The Mechanical Brain"! Also: 1-pagers "Slippery Soap," "Trick Cookies" and "The Water Geyser"! Characters in this issue: Donald Duck, Huey, Dewey, Louie, Gladstone Gander, Daisy Duck, Uncle Scrooge and Gyro Gearloose. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #7
    Eh! (1953) 7
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  • Vol. 7 #12
    Fate Magazine (1948-Present Clark Publishing) Digest/Magazine Vol. 7 #12

    Volume 7 Issue 12, December 1954. Pulp magazine devoted to exploring the paranormal. Stories .... factual accounts based on actual experiences. Articles .... on the strange and unknown. Features .... reporting on unusual topics. This issue - The Golden Inca, Aldous Huxley-Science and Survival, The Truth about Dowsing, plus much more. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 7 1/2-in., 130 page, Text (with B&W Illustrations and Photos). Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #58
    Felix the Cat (1948 Dell/Toby/Harvey) 58
    • Cover detached at one staple.
  • Issue #2
    Felix the Cat Winter Annual (1954) 2
  • Issue #19
    Flippity and Flop (1951) 19
  • Issue #8
    Flying A's Range Rider (1953) 8

    Cover photo of Jock Mahoney [as Range Rider]. How to Ground Tie fact page. The Mystery of the Missing Banker, art by Tony Sgroi; A banker is at night forced to open the bank vault, then kidnapped; Troy Duncan accuses the banker of having skipped with the cash; Range Rider and Dick West are deputiced by the sheriff to investigate. The Robbers of Rillito. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #604
    Four Color (1942 Series 2) 604

    Indicia title is "Zane Grey's SHADOW ON THE TRAIL, No. 604." Painted cover art by Sam Savitt. Zane Grey's Shadow on the Trail, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Bob Correa; After being shielded from a posse by Jacqueline Pencarrow, Wade Holden promises to go straight; After five years, Holden, now sporting a beard and known as Tex Brandon, returns to the area and learns that the Pencarrow ranch is about to go under because of rustlers; Brandon takes a job as Mr. Pencarrow's foreman and assembles a band of young ex-rustlers, who want to change their ways; Brandon slowly succeeds at his task of retrieving the Pencarrow cattle and eliminating the rustlers, while wondering if his past will come back to haunt him and deny him the love of Jacqueline Pencarrow. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #605
    Four Color (1942 Series 2) 605

    Indicia title is "THE BROWNIES, No. 605." Cover art by Don Gunn. The Brownies and the Magic Cave; A Brownie, Droopy, gets lost while retrieving a ball in a cave, which is supposed to be magic; Droopy decides to take a nap. The Brownies and the Owlet; Spindly disguises himself as a bird in order to help a baby owl learn to fly; The mother owl mistakes Spindly for her baby and takes him back to her nest. Buttons Takes a Ride; Constable Buttons goes for a wild ride with Uncle Dude in his new toy car. The Badkins and Good Deed Day; The Brownies are giving apple jelly to those who do good deeds; The Badkins try to get jelly without doing any good deeds. All art by Don Gunn. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #606
    Four Color (1942 Series 2) 606
    • Writing (interior).

    Painted Cover by Sam Savitt. Stories by unknown. Art by Bob Fujitani. Featuring the tales "The Castle Dangerous" and "Ordeal By Battle"! Starring Sir Lancelot! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #21
    Fox and the Crow (1951) 21
    Published Dec 1954 by DC.
  • Issue #37
    Fritzi Ritz (1948) 37
    Published Dec 1954 by United.
  • Issue #51
    Gabby Hayes Western (1948 Fawcett) 51
  • Issue #94
    Gene Autry Comics (1946-1959 Dell) 94
    • Staple rust. Rust migration.

    #94, 12/54, 10c. Comic book featuring the famous singing cowboy hero Gene Autry in "The Man from Jackrabbit Hill" in which Gene Autry helps a stranger suffering from amnesia. Issue also has "The Waterfall Cache" and a two-page text feature "The Perfect Pipe." Photo cover. Story and art credits: unknown. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #32
    Girls' Love Stories (1949) 32
    • Cover oxidation.
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    "No Heart To Give," "Marriage of Convenience," "Give Me Your Love," and "Unknown Rival!" Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #11
    Great Western (1954) 11
    • Cover detached at one staple. Tape along spine and interior covers.

    (A-1 Comics #127) Cover by Frank Bolle. Stories by Gardner Fox and others. Art by Dick Ayers , Fred Meagher, Joe Certa and Bob Powell. Sometimes listed as A1 Comics (1944 Life's Romances) #127. Tales of Western adventure from Magazine Enterprises, featuring heroes like Red Hawk and the Durango Kid. To escape his capture by the Blackfeet, Red Hawk must use a legendary unbendable bow; Outlaws believe they have killed Straight Arrow, but his ghost rides after them; Durango Kid seeks the culprits behind the very first Pony Express robbery. Also featuring an ad for a glow-in-the-dark Ghost Rider scarf/mask for kids to wear. Straight Arrow: The Ghosts of Straight Arrow; Red Hawk: The Bow That Would Not Bend; Durango Kid: Peril of the Pony Express; The Calico Kid: Night Fight. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #25B
    Hand of Fate (1951 Ace) 25B
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Label #1273074005

    The Last Hiding Place starring Fate, art by Lou Cameron; Fate presents us with Madame Lizette and her carnival wax museum of unnatural history; Resorting to witchcraft, she breathes new life into a werewolf and a tiger woman. Rendezvous with the Phantom Gypsies, art by Ken Rice; A gypsy boy flees the orphanage he lives in and travels with a salesman to a gypsy camp. They witness a gypsy wedding; In an outburst of jealousy the salesman kills the groom and drives away, burning down the camp. The Witch's Wicked Words, art by Larry Woromay; Running from the police and his gangster friends, crook and murderer Louie Brink is sent back to the year 1450 through a time machine. When His Number's Up... starring Fate, art by Louis Zansky. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #28
    Haunt of Fear (1950 E.C. Comics) 28
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    • Cover and centerfold detached at one staple. Half of back cover missing.

    Cover art by Graham Ingels. Notice of cancellation of New Trend titles. The Prude--The Witch's Cauldron!, script by Carl Wessler, art by Graham Ingels; A man in an adulterous relationship deals with the guilt of his mistresses' suicide by campaigning against all forms of public affection until he finally has a law passed requiring separate cemeteries for men and women. Numbskull--The Vault of Horror!, script by Carl Wessler, art by Bernard Krigstein; This story is told by the skull of a sadistic animal trapper in Africa who traps animals only in order to inflict pain on them before he kills them. A Collector's E.C. Check-List. Audition--Haunt of Fear, script by Carl Wessler, art by Jack Kamen. A Work of Art!--The Crypt of Terror, script by Carl Wessler, art by Jack Davis. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #18
    Haunted Thrills (1952) 18
    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #1996471004

    Pre-Code horror comics from Ajax-Farrell and their anonymous talents. A murdered animal trainer returns as a tiger to get revenge on her killer, in a story with multiple killings-by-tiger. Detective Bill White goes all Kolchak on a murderous demon called Kehama. A dead man's soul is judged by the afterlife to be completely neutral. Tiger - Tiger!; If I Should Die; The Ghost and the Gallows; Fanged Terror; Strange Spirits; No Place to Go. Final issue of the series. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 2 #2
    He the Magazine For Men (1953-1959 HE Publications) Vol. 2 #2

    Volume 2, Issue 2 - December 1954. Vintage Men's interest magazine focusing on sports, music, hunting, celebrities, models, and showgirls. 4-in. x 6-in., 68 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #67
    Hello Buddies (1940's) 67

    Winter 1954. Humor Digest featuring jokes and cartoons for men. Denise Darcel Photo inside front cover. Cartoons by George Troop, Joe Buresch and Vic Martin. Softcover Digest, 5 1/4-in. x 7-in., 100 Pages, B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #31
    Howdy Doody (1950) 31
    Published Dec 1954 by Dell.
  • Vol. 4 #4
    If Worlds of Science Fiction (1952 Pulp Digest) Vol. 4 #4

    December 1954. Cover by Anton Kurka. Stories: "The Jungle" by Charles Beaumont, "And Gone Tomorrow" by Andy Offutt (1st published work), "The Gun Runners" by Ralph Williams, "First Stage: Moon" by Dick Hetschel, "Elliptic Orbit" by Poul Anderson, "Community Property" by Alfred Coppel, "A Cold Night for Crying" by Milton Lesser, "Les Machines" by Joe Love. 5.5-in. x 7.5-in.; black and white; 120 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #16
    Indian Chief (1951) 16
    Published Dec 1954 by Dell.
    • Staple rust with migration.

    "Winter Hunt" text story, art by Tom Gill. "Indian Chief White Eagle: the Treacherous Mission," art by John Daly; Winnebagoes attack the Sioux, but they are supposed to be at peace; Gray Wolf asks for a peace powwow, but has evil plans. "Red Wing, Son of the Chief: the Raid," art by John Daly; Red Wing's friends are captured by the Hopi. Ad for a free pen for subscribing to Indian Chief. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Informer (1954) 5
    Published Dec 1954 by Feature.
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  • Issue #20
    Journey into Mystery (1952) 20
    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #0238078009
    • Tiny cover-to-cover wormhole.

    Cover art by Carl Burgos. "Quick-Change!", art by Pete Tumlinson; A guy in love with an evil woman tries to woo her with an amulet which changes him into legendary creatures but she steals it to commit robberies; After one success she realizes that she doesn't know any more legendary creatures so she rushes into the library with police right behind her. "The Man in Black!" text story. "After Man...What?", script by Paul S. Newman, art by Bob Powell; A man discovers that Starlings have actually come from the moon and are planning on displacing humans on Earth. "Hector!", art by John Tartaglione; A woman who has a robot servant for a husband is the envy of all the other neighborhood women. "The Messenger!", script by Paul S. Newman, art by Jack Abel; A warehouse employee from the future gets the foreman taken away as a mental case after he shows him impossible products. "The Crazy Car!", art by Bill Everett; When a stranger approaches Karl Baxter on the street and invites him to take a test drive in his car: a car that runs on no fuel of any kind, Karl decides to kill the old man and figure out a way to duplicate the engine in the car so that he can make a fortune....or so HE thinks! 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #69
    Justice Traps the Guilty (1947) 69

    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. A poverty-stricken young man is recruited by a mob. Foreign agents try to sabotage a nuclear power plant by starting a forest fire. A reporter tries to prove that a suicide was actually murder, but first he must find the body. The Pawn!; Flames of Sabotage!; Find the Corpse!; Closeups; Clockwork; Small Town Cop! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #43
    Kid Colt Outlaw (1948) 43
    • Cover detached.
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    • Cover detached at one staple. Staple rust.

    3 untitled Kid Colt stories (art on all by Jack Keller) plus a Black Rider back-up, "The Meeting!" (art by Syd Shores). Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Kit Carson (1950 Avon) 5

    Art by Carmine Infantino, H. W. Kiemle and Jimmy Thompson. Cover by Everett Raymond Kinstler. Issue #4 never saw print; this issue followed a three-year hiatus in the series. Stories inspired by the life of the famed frontier scout and other Western tales. Kit leads a trapper expedition into the dangerous Pacific Northwest, but soon learns the Natives arent the real danger; Pawnee Bill is targeted for death by Grey Wolf and his old enemies The Daltons. The backup story is a crime drama reprinted from Avons The Saint. The Doom Trail; Grey Wolf's Revenge; The Night Riders; The Imperfect Crime!; The Race-Track Rub-Out! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.