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Comic books October 1955

  • Issue #32
    Jughead (1949 1st Series) 32
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1482261009

    Cover art by Joe Edwards. "No Fuel Like an Old Fuel," pencils by Bill Vigoda, inks by Harry Lucey; Everybody flocks to Veronica's palatial "rustic cabin" instead of Jughead's cabin built by hand; But a storm proves that the old ways may be best in this case. "Dial Control," art by Harry Lucey; Jughead is worried about passing a test and can't sleep. "Perfect Example"; Mr. Weatherbee lectures Jughead about being late. "No Ifs, Ands or Bets," script by Frank Doyle, art by Harry Lucey; Jughead bets Archie that he can get a seventy-five cent sundae for nothing. "Two for One," art by Joe Edwards; Archie jokes about Jughead's laziness. "Dip Drip"; Jughead tries out for the swimming team on a bet. "A Bitter Pill"; Jughead is impressed by the imagined scientific advances of the future. "Vocal Yokel," art by Bill Vigoda; Reggie hears that Jughead is favored to win a vocal contest and sets himself up as Jughead's manager. "Jughead Sports Shorts," art by Tom Moore; Series of sports-related one and three panel gags. "To Beef or Not to Beef," pencils by George Frese, inks by Terry Szenics; The girls pump Jughead for his beef stew recipe. "Friend or Foe?", script and art by Joe Edwards; Pat describes the career his friend's father has. "Calls Well That Ends Well"; Jughead and Betty cook up a plan to break up Archie and Veronica so Betty can get Archie and Jughead can get Archie's money. "It Makes Scents," pencils by Joe Edwards; Red accidentally douses Wilbur with a pan full of perfume. "TV Tempest"; Jughead tries to repair Archie's television set. "It Pays to Be Friendly"; Pop counsels Jughead on the value of friendship. "The Haunted Salesman," art by Joe Edwards; Archie and Jughead are traveling salesmen. "Silly Dillies," art by Samm Schwartz; Jughead bites himself; Jughead has a question about chickens; Jughead questions Mr. Lodge's taste. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #6
    Jungle Jim (1954-1959 Dell) 6

    Painted cover. Stories by Paul S. Newman. Art by Fred Kida. Only Jungle Jim dares hunt the twenty-toed elephant in "The Elephant Hunters"! Jungle Jim also stars in "The Pygmy Warriors"! Plus: The Man-Eater back-up story "Stalking the Man-Eater"! And: 1-page "Pledge to Parents" filler. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 1 #3
    Justice (1955-1956 Non-Pareil Publishing) Vol. 1 #3

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  • Issue #53
    Kid Colt Outlaw (1948) 53

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    Cover art by Joe Maneely. Untitled story, art by Jack Keller; While walking through town at night, Kid Colt spots a number of horses tied up in front of the Wells Fargo Express and finds it suspicious; Before he can do anything a man attacks him from behind while the rest of his gang blast the front entrance of the Wells Fargo building and steal all the cash inside and escape just as the law shows up. Untitled story, art by Jack Keller; Kid Colt gets in the middle of a fight between two boys that has been instigated by local bully Ward Bascomb; After breaking up the fight, Bascomb tries to pick one with the Kid, but Kid Colt easily disarms him and beats him in a fair fight, prompting the mob to disburse. "Water Boy" text story. "Only One Returned," script by Carl Wessler, art by Gene Colan. Untitled story, art by Jack Keller; Kid Colt is riding through a mountain pass when suddenly someone causes a rockfall; Getting to cover, Kid Colt decides to investigate to see who attempted to kill him; Climbing the mountain, the Kid is knocked out from behind; When he wakes up, he finds himself prisoner old Ben Jensen who is trying to keep people away from his gold mine and is not above killing anyone who happens upon it. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #71
    Laugh Comics (1946 1st Series) 71
  • Issue #5
    Laughing it Up (1955 Star Publications) Digest 5

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    Issue 5 - October, 1955. Digest sized joke book full of one page gags centered around the relationships of men and women of the time. 5" x 6.5", 98 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #26
    Laurel and Hardy (1949 St. John) 26
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  • Issue #44
    Little Audrey #25-53 (1952 Harvey) 44

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    Harvey Comics presents the adventures of Little Audrey, mischievous star of movie cartoons. Audrey dreams herself into Candyland and makes friends with its sugary citizens. Melvin tries to swindle Audrey out of lemonade from her lemonade stand. Plus a vintage ad for the "Davy Crockett Playhouse Tent." Little Audrey; Candyland; Little Audrey Coloring Game; Tiny. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #20
    Little Eva (1952 St. John) 20
  • Issue #30
    Little Iodine (1950-1962 Dell) 30

    36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #88
    Little Lulu (1948-1980 Dell/Gold Key) 88

    Cover art by Irving Tripp. Picnic in the Cellar; Lulu and Annie try to avoid Tubby by having their picnic in the cellar. The Sharpshooter; Lulu hangs dishes on the clothesline to dry. Water! Water!; The Fellers try to trick Lulu and Annie into digging them a well. Quick Delivery; Tubby gets Lulu to do his paper route so he can go see Gloria. Ol' Witch Hazel's Broom; Lulu tells Alvin about when the poor little girl escapes from Hazel and Itch on Hazels broom. Music Lesson; Tubby gathers a crowd by balancing his violin on his face. All scripts by John Stanley, art by Irving Tripp. One-page text story, Lulus Diry ("Diary"). 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #37
    Little Max (1949) 37
    Published Oct 1955 by Harvey.

    Cover by Al Avison (credited as Ham Fisher). Stories and art by Ham Fisher (credited), Mo Leff, Warren Kremer, Al Avison and Vic Herman. Joe Palooka's speechless sidekick from the popular Ham Fisher boxing strip gets his own comic, noteworthy for early versions of Little Dot and other Harvey characters. Little Max makes like Michelangelo when he carves a bust of Joe Palooka out of soap. Little Max gets the better of his math class. Circus Daze; The Uninvited Guest; The Genius; Humphrey Wins a Prize; Clown Capers; Rhymes of Reason; The Unlucky Cat; Long Range View; Clownin' Around; Little Max's Cooling System; The Cut-Up. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #88
    Lone Ranger (1948-1962 Dell) 88

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    Cover art by Don Spaulding. Badge of Honor, script by Paul S. Newman, art by Tom Gill; After his father is killed by Windy Burton's gang, a young man infiltrates Burton's gang to try to get evidence against him. Disaster Bridge, script by Paul S. Newman, art by Tom Gill; Rider Hutchins and his gang plan to blow up a railroad trestle when a train carrying 50 Army soldiers and a gold shipment crosses it. Captives in a Cave, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jon Small; After taking refuge in a cave from a forest fire, Young Hawk, Little Buck, and Strong Eagle are captured by a band of Algonquin warriors who were already waiting there. Based on the popular Western TV series. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #20
    Lone Ranger's Companion Tonto (1951-1959 Dell) 20

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    Painted cover art by Don Spaulding. "Indian Tepees" article. "Rustler's Brand," art by Tom Gill; A photographer helps Tonto track rustlers who changing brands on steers. "Warrior's Mission" text story. "Betrayed," art by Tom Gill; A young Tonto is branded a traitor by his tribe. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #16
    Lone Ranger's Famous Horse Hi-Yo Silver (1952-1960 Dell) 16

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    Lone Ranger's Famous Horse Hi-Yo Silver (1952) is a western comic book published by Dell Publishing Co. Comics. Featuring "Silver Takes the Hidden Trail," "A Comedy of Errors," and "The Canyon Ladder." Back-up story, "Scamper's Victory." One-page text story, "Sandy." 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #168
    Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies (1941-1962 Dell) 168

    36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #48
    Love Diary (1949-1955 Our Pub.) 48

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    Cover by John Buscema. Stories and art by John Buscema, Bill Woolfolk, Bob Rogers and Mort Leav. A post-war, pre-Code romance comic from pioneering female publisher Rae Herman of Orbit-Wanted (who doubled as Love Diary's advice columnist, Ray Mann). Published ten months after issue #47; first issue with the Comics Code seal on the cover. Neither Judy nor Jerry wants marriage, but meeting each other might change their minds, in one of three early stories (and cover) in this issue by future Marvel and Conan legend John Buscema. Buscema also drew the Prescription for Happiness story, in which Peter and Elizabeth's romance is derailed by Peter's domineering mother. Plump Nancy keeps losing her boyfriends to slim sister Pat, but then realizes it's not her weight that's the problem. Bachelor Girl; I Was a Fat Girl!; Prescription for Happiness; Best Love! Final issue of the series. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #41
    Love Letters (1949) 41

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  • Issue #55
    Love Romances (1949) 55

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    Cover by Tom Scheuer. Edited by Stan Lee. Stories by unknown. Art by Tom Scheuer, Vince Colletta, Jay Scott Pike, John Tartaglione and Matt Baker. When Vivian easily forgets about her first love, she assumes she will forget Donald when he has to leave for a while. However, this time it sticks and she finds herself uninterested in anyone else until Donald returns in "Without You!" Plus: Ellen likes Gregory but she keeps looking for a rich boyfriend, until Gregory dumps her and she realizes her mistake in "Your Kiss Alone!" Also: Laurie attends bridal showers for her friends but wonders if she will ever have one of her own in "A Shower for the Bride!" And: Freshman Bette is flattered when Rock wants to take her out, but it turns out that he knows she works in the dean's office and he wants her to steal exams in "At First Sight!" Plus: Secretary Sally is in love with her boss, novelist Rex Cartwright, but a misunderstanding leads her to believe he will never feel the same way in "Hopeless!" Also: 2-page text story "I Found My Love!" 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #46
    Love Secrets (1953 Quality) 46

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  • Vol. 9 #4
    Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction (1949-Present Mercury Publications) Vol. 9 #4

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    Volume 9, Issue 4 - October 1955. Cover by Mel Hunter. Fantasy and science fiction stories featuring "Project Nursemaid" by Judith Merril, and stories by Isaac Asimov, J.B. Priestly, Robert Graves, and Arthur Porges. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 7 1/2-in., 128 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 5 #10
    Male (1950-1981 Male Publishing Corp.) Vol. 5 #10

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    Volume 5, Issue 10 - October 1955. Adventure stories, articles and nude photos. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in. 98 Pages B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Vol. 3 #4
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    Volume 3, Issue 4 - October 1955. Men's interest magazine focusing on celebrity gossip and pin-up models. 4-in. x 6-in., 64 pages, B&W Cover price $0.15.

  • Vol. 6 #6
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    Volume 6, Issue 6 - October 1955. Men's interest magazine focusing on true crime, and war stories. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 68 pages, B&W. MATURE READERS Cover price $0.25.

  • Vol. 1 #4
    Man's Conquest (1955-1972 Hanro Corp.) Vol. 1 #4

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  • Vol. 3 #7
    Man's Magazine (1952-1976) Vol. 3 #7

    Volume 3, issue 7 - October 1955. Cover by Frank Cazzarelli. Men's interest magazine focusing on adventure, hunting, and true crime articles, stories and photos. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in. 104 pages B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Vol. 1 #1
    Man's True Action Magazine (1955 Star Editions) Vol. 1 #1

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    Volume 1, Issue 1 - October 1955. Short-lived Men's Magazine focusing on odd customs, war stories, true-crime and adventure articles, and pin-up galleries. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 68 pages, B&W. MATURE READERS Cover price $0.25.

  • Vol. 3 #10
    Manhunt (1953-1967 Eagle Publications) Vol. 3 #10
    • Cover coming loose from spine.
  • Issue #3
    Marines in Action (1955) 3
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    • Cover detached. 1.5" spine split from base of comic.
    • INCOMPLETE. Centerfold missing, interrupts art and story.
  • Issue #8
    Marines in Battle (1954) 8
    • 2" Cumulative spine split. Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover Joe Maneely (Pencils) , Joe Maneely (Inks) Feature Story: Iron Mike McGraw Credits: Forgione and Abel (Pencils), Forgione and Abel (Inks), Genre: war -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hill 854 ( Sequence 2, 6 pages ) Credits: Bob Brown (WR Brown) (Pencils), Bob Brown (WR Brown) (Inks), -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- We Have Met the Enemy ( Sequence 3, 5 pages ) Feature Story: The US Marine Corps Credits: Joe Sinnott (Pencils), Joe Sinnott (Inks), -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Marine Raid on Munda ( Sequence 4, 6 pages ) Credits: Joe Kubert? (Pencils), ? (Inks), Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Mark Trail (1955) 1

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  • Issue #54
    Marmaduke Mouse (1946 Quality) 54

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  • Issue #139
    Marvel Tales (1949-1957 Marvel/Atlas) 139
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1198533008

    The Nothing Man!, art by Pete Tumlinson; When a boxing hopeful invents a powder that makes him invisible in the ring, he becomes middle-weight champ. Weather Man text story. Danger From Nowhere!; A pilot who breaks the sound barrier hears voices plotting an invasion of America which turn out to be from Napoleon. The Sleeper!, art by Bill Benulis; A father of a little boy finds out that even toys have parents too. The Talking Box!; When an atomic war destroys civilization, the primitives who are left use an old phonograph recording of a message of peace to psyche themselves up for the war raids they inflict upon neighboring tribes. The Unseen Audience!, art by Dick Ayers; A circus clown is unaware that his performance is being viewed by an appreciative alien ambassador. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Masked Raider (1955) 3

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    The Masked Raider in "The Golden Coach" and "The Innocent Outlaw." Rocky Lane back-up story, "The Hoax!" Dusty back-up story, "A Study in Black and White!" Stan Campbell cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 51 #1
    Master Detective (1929) True Crime Magazine Vol. 51 #1
  • Issue #18
    Mazie (1953 Comic-Sized) 18

    Stories and art by Paul McCarthy and others. Teen comedy featuring Mazie and her group of friends, similar to the Archie gang. Stevie convinces the guys to take mambo lessons so they're not so awkward on the dance floor, but they may be beyond help. Flat-Top is determined to sabotage Stevie's act during the school variety show. Stevie attempts to drive the cart when the gang goes on a hayride. Plus a vintage ad for Wildroot Cream-Oil featuring Fearless Fosdick, with art by Al Capp. The Jig's Up; Star Subjects from Hollywood; Hi-School Hi-Spots; Shmoe Business; The Last Straw; T.V. Tattler; Mazie's Favorite Jokes; Holly of Hollywood; Delbert Dibble the Boyfriend. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 4 #10
    Men Magazine (1952-1982 Zenith Publishing Corp.) Vol. 4 #10
  • Issue #44
    Mickey Mouse (1953-1987 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone) 44

    No ads in book. Entire issue from cover to cover is comic stories and one page strips. Mickey Mouse in "The Sign of the Squid" in which the purchase of a pet parrot leads Mickey and Goofy into a treasure hunt. Issue also has "Whale of a Rescue" and "The Talking Picture." No art/story credits given. Inside front cover has Dell's pledge to parents in which "The Dell Trademark is, and always has been, a positive guarantee that the comic magazine bearing it contains only clean and wholesome juvenile entertainment." 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #31-1ST
    Mickey Mouse Special (1955 Egmont Ehapa) Sonderheft der Micky Maus 31-1ST

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    German reprint of the Uncle Scrooge. 7-in. x 10 1/4-in., 32 pages, FC. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #32-1ST
    Mickey Mouse Special (1955 Egmont Ehapa) Sonderheft der Micky Maus 32-1ST

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    German reprint of the Christmas special. 7-in. x 10 1/4-in., 32 pages, FC. Cover price $0.75.

  • 1955, #10
    Micky Maus (German 1951 Egmont Ehapa) 1955, #10

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    October 1955 - German language reprint. 32 pages, full color.

  • Issue #66
    Mighty Mouse (1947 St. John/Pines) 66

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  • Issue #63
    Millie the Model (1946) 63
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    Scripts by Stan Lee. Art and cover by Dan DeCarlo. Chili back-up. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 5 #4
    Modern Man Magazine (1951-1976 PDC) Vol. 5 #4

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  • Vol. 49 #5
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  • Issue #62
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  • Vol. 90 #3
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  • Vol. 15 #11
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  • Vol. 13 #10
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  • Issue #47
    Mr. District Attorney (1948) 47

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    Cover by Win Mortimer. Stories by Henry Boltinoff and unknown. Art by Howard Purcell, Charles Paris, Henry Boltinoff and H.T. Elmo. All-new stories! Mr. District Attorney in: "The Missing Persons Racket" with art by Howard Purcell and Charles Paris; "The Town Without a Crime" with art by Purcell and Paris; and "D.A. of Scotland Yard" with art by Purcell and Paris. Also in this issue: Casey the Cop 1-pager by Henry Boltinoff; Casey the Cop half-pager by Boltinoff; Quick Quiz 1-pager by H.T. Elmo; and The D.A. File 2-page text article. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.