Auction in progress, bid now! Weekly Auction ends Monday March 2!

Comic books March 1956

  • Issue #55
    Straight Arrow (1950) 55

    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 Gardner Fox and others. Art by Bob Powell and Fred Meagher. Cover by Fred Meagher. Rancher Steve Adams, a Comanche raised by white settlers, has a secret identity as the warrior Straight Arrow, a hero who first appeared on a popular radio show. A rogue medicine man and the mysterious Painted Man try to lead the Kiowas to war. Bigfoot's wife wants to get Red Hawk married too, so he'll stop getting Bigfoot into trouble. Straight Arrow must find Tall Deer, who caught a case of gold fever and headed for the hills. Also featuring an offbeat bodybuilding cartoon ad for the "Black Beauty" resistance band: "How 'Black Beauty' Turns an Also-Ran Into 'Video Vic!'" Stunning final cover by Fred Meagher. The Painted Man!; The Second Childhood of Packy McCloud; Red Hawk: The Defeated Brave!; Smoke Signals; The Gold Fever! Final issue of the series; the radio show had ended five years earlier. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #66
    Strange Adventures (1950 1st Series) 66
    • 3" Cumulative spine split. Cover and centerfold detached at one staple. Staple rust with migration.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.17) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • INCOMPLETE. Ad pages cut out, does not affect art or story.

    "The Human Battery!" (art by Carmine Infantino), "The Flying Raincoat," "Strange Secret of the Time Capsule!" (pencils by Gil Kane), and "Man of a Thousand Shapes!" Kane cover pencils. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #44
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 44
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.42) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 1" spine split from base of comic. Chew to upper left corner, through entire book. Slightly interrupts story, art is complete. Multiple tears to cover.

    Cover art by Sol Brodsky. The Man Who Ran Away!, art by Bob Forgione. One World at a Time!, art by Joe Orlando. The Stone text story. The Mysterious Border, art by Robert Sale. Look Out Below, art by Bob Powell. Safari In the Sky!, art by Ed Winiarski. Take A Giant Step, art by Paul Reinman. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #70
    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.

  • Issue #47
    Superboy (1949-1979 1st Series DC) 47
    • Chipping. 3/4" Cumulative spine split.
    • 2" cumulative spine split.
    • 1 1/4" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached at one staple.
    • Cover detached.
    • 3 3/4" Cumulative spine split.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.93) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 1" cumulative spine split, cover coming loose at staples.

    "Superboy Meets Superman!" Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Stan Kaye. Clark Kent's Best Pal!, script by Otto Binder, pencils by Curt Swan; Despite his better judgement, Clark lets Billy Todd become his best friend, but Billy seems to be spying on him. Healthy Teeth for You and Your Pet! public service announcement starring Binky, script by Jack Schiff, art by Win Mortimer. Shorty humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The 100 Grand Question!, script by Otto Binder, pencils by Curt Swan. Bagging the African Buffalo text article by Jack Miller [as Jerry Marlowe]. "Superboy Meets Superman," script by Otto Binder, pencils by Curt Swan; Superboy accidentally flies through time to the future where he meets his grown-up self. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #104
    Superman (1939 1st Series) 104
    Published Mar 1956 by DC.

    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 Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye. Lois Lane, Super-Genius starring Superman, art by Wayne Boring. Clark Kent, Jailbird starring Superman and Ed Rowse, art by Al Plastino. The Super-Family From Outer Space starring Superman and Vitor Vall, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye; a family visits Earth to see Clark/Superman. Full-page full-color interior ad for Showcase # 1 featuring the "Fire Fighters." Fearless Fosdick stars in a quarter-page Wildroot Cream-Oil ad with art by Al Capp. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #11
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954) 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.

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Ray Burnley. Superman's Seeing-Eye Dog; a souvenir from space that Superman gives Jimmy Olsen gives the cub reporter x-ray vision. Jimmy Olsen, Clark Kent's Pal!; Jimmy stays at Clark's apartment for a few days. T.N.T. Olsen, the Champ!; Jimmy unknowingly wins fights in fixed boxing matches. Scripts by Otto Binder, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Ray Burnley. Healthy Teeth for You and Your Pet! public service announcement starring Binky, script by Jack Schiff, art by Win Mortimer. How Houdini Performed His Tricks article by John Maxon. Full-page ad for Showcase #1. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #33
    T-Man (1951) 33
    Published Mar 1956 by Quality.

    Three T-Man stories, plus "Bribery in the Boys Club" back-up Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #78
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 78
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Painted cover art. Old Rubberneck illustration by Jesse Marsh; Portrait of a gerenuk antelope. "Tarzan and the Ivory Poachers," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan, with the help of Tantor and Thag, terrorizes a band of ivory poachers. "Not Even the Gods" text story starring Mabu. "Tarzan Tracks a Little Warrior," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan tracks the lost Dombie and finds that he was taken by a thipdar. Untitled Brothers of the Spear story, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning; Dan-El, Natongo, and Tavane repel an attack and arrive at the walls of Aba-Zulu. The Village Smithy illustration by Jesse Marsh; Portrait of a blacksmith. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 5 #48
    Tarzan Adventures (1953 Westworld) UK Vol. 5 #48
    • Staple rust/rust migration.

    Weekly U.K. comic featuring Edgar Rice Burroughs' famous hero. Tarzan by Rex Maxon, reprinting daily comic strips. 24 Pages B&W Color Cover.

  • Vol. 5 #49
    Tarzan Adventures (1953 Westworld) UK Vol. 5 #49

    Weekly U.K. comic featuring Edgar Rice Burroughs' famous hero. Tarzan by Tex Maxon, reprinting daily comic strips. 24 Pages B&W

  • Vol. 5 #51
    Tarzan Adventures (1953 Westworld) UK Vol. 5 #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.

    Weekly U.K. comic featuring Edgar Rice Burroughs' famous hero. Tarzan by Rex Maxon, reprinting daily comic strips. 24 Pages B&W Color Cover. "Helen of Troy" Photo Story.

  • Vol. 5 #52
    Tarzan Adventures (1953 Westworld) UK Vol. 5 #52
    • Staple rust/rust migration.

    Weekly U.K. comic featuring Edgar Rice Burroughs' famous hero. Tarzan by Rex Maxon, reprinting daily comic strips. 24 Pages B&W Color Cover. "The Conqueror" Photo Story with John Wayne and Susan Hayward.

  • Vol. 6 #5
    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.

    Volume 6, Issue 5 - March 6th 1956. Celebrity gossip magazine. The issue features Venetia Stevenson on the cover and an in-depth article on the King of Jazz, Louis Armstrong. 4-in. x 6-in., 64 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.15.

  • Vol. 6 #6
    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.

    Volume 6, Issue 6 - March 20th 1956. Celebrity gossip magazine. The issue features Sarita Monteil on the cover and a look at the work and antics of Ernie Kovacs. 4-in. x 6-in., 64 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #3
    Ten Story Love Vol. 36 (1955) 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.

    Photo cover. Contains original and reprinted material as noted. In order of appearance: "Out to Break Us Up" reprinted from Real Love (1949-56 Ace) #30, Love Experiences (1949) #12, and Complete Love Magazine Vol. 30 (1954) #6; "Too Quick to Believe Him"; "Ignored by Him"; and "Magic in the Mountains". Text articles: "Check-up on Charm: You Need Girl Friends Too! That First Impression..." reprinted from "Enhance Your Charm..." in Ten Story Love Vol. 34 (1954) #5; and "Look Lovelier: Make the Most of Makeup..." reprinted from "Your Charm Guide..." in Love at First Sight (1949) #10 and "The Charm Corner..." in Real Love (1949-56 Ace) #58 and #60. Indicia states "TEN-STORY LOVE" and "Volume XXXVI, Number 3, #207". 36 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 36 #3
    Ten-Story Love (1937-1951 Ace) Pulp Vol. 36 #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 #2
    Terror Illustrated (1955) 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.

  • Vol. 62 #1
    Texas Rangers (1936-1958 Standard) Pulp Vol. 62 #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.

  • Issue #78
    No image available
    Published 1956 (est.) by Fleetway.

    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 #79
    No image available
    Published 1956 (est.) by Fleetway.

    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 #80
    No image available
    Published 1956 (est.) by Fleetway.

    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 #81
    No image available
    Published 1956 (est.) by Fleetway.

    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 #82
    No image available
    Published 1956 (est.) by Fleetway.

    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 #196
    Tip Top Comics (1936) 196
    • 3" cumulative spine split.

    Nancy, the Captain and the Kids, Peanuts (by Charles Schulz; 4 pages), and Slinky & Slim. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #140
    Tom and Jerry (1949 Dell/Gold Key) 140

    Cover by Harvey Eisenberg. Stories by unknown. Art by Harvey Eisenberg, Vivie Risto, Ken Champin, Phil de Lara and unknown. Featuring: Two Droopy 1-pagers with art by Harvey Eisenberg; Tom & Jerry tale with art by Eisenberg; Big Spike & Little Tyke tale with art by Vivie Risto; Bertie Bird text story "Busy as a Beehive" with art by Eisenberg; Flip 'n' Dip 2-pager with pencils by Ken Champin; Barney Bear with Fuzzy & Wuzzy tale with art by Phil de Lara; Wuff the Prairie Dog tale with art by Risto; Jerry & Tuffy 2-pager with art by Eisenberg; Barney Bear with Fuzzy & Wuzzy 1-pager with art by Eisenberg; and Tom Foolery activity page with art by Eisenberg. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #39
    Tomahawk (1950) 39
    Published Mar 1956 by DC.
    • 1" Cumulative spine split. Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover pencils by Bob Brown, inks by Ray Burnley. The Redcoat Trickster starring Tomahawk, pencils by Bob Brown, inks by Ray Burnley. The Trial of Trader Seth starring Tomahawk, art by Bob Brown. The Jinx Trail starring Tomahawk, pencils by Bob Brown, inks by Ray Burnley' Tomahawk and Dan must deal with an avalanche, a broken bridge, and an Indian ambush. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Toodles Twins (1956 Argo) 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.

  • Issue #14
    Treasure Chest Vol. 11 (1955) 14

    March 8, 1956. Bob Powell art (6 pages).

  • Issue #15
    Treasure Chest Vol. 11 (1955) 15

    March 22, 1956. Bob Powell art (6 pages).

  • Vol. 17 #1
    Triple Western (1947-1958 Standard) Pulp Vol. 17 #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.

  • Vol. 36 #226
    True (1937-1976 Country/Fawcett/Petersen) Vol. 36 #226

    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. 23 #2
    True Adventures Magazine (1955-1971 New Publications) Pulp Vol. 23 #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.

    Volume 23, Issue 2 - March 1956. Formerly New Detective Magazine. Adventure articles, stories and photos. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in. 82 pages B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #404
    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. 64 #5
    True Detective (1924-1995 MacFadden) True Crime Magazine Vol. 64 #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 #2
    True Life Romance (1955) 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.

    Classic romance comics with stories and art by the Iger Shop. A waitress finds love with handsome pilot Johnny, but she can barely believe it, and neither can his girlfriend. A woman stung by romance swears she'll never love again. Romance advice to girls from Agnes Wilson. Portrait of My Love; If I Were Queen of Hearts; Agnes Wilson Lovelorn Advisor; Goodbye Romance; Johnny Kissed Me! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #38
    True Love Problems and Advice Illustrated (1949) 38

    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 by Jack Kirby. Stories and art by Jack Sparling, Tom Hickey and John Prentice. Torrid tales of love and heartbreak dressed up as advice to the lovelorn from Harvey. May falls for her sister's fiancee and he wants her too, but that can't end well. Dot is a private in the Women's Army Corps who meets and falls for another soldier at a USO dance. Redheaded Kitty loves Larry, who loves someone else, but for Kitty it's all or nothing. Cover by comics legend Jack Kirby features a rare (for the era) portrayal of a female mechanic. Unwanted; Test of Love; How Can I Win Him Back?; Call Me Buddy!; Careless Heart; Journey to Heartbreak; I Couldn't Share Love. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 1 #85
    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. 74 #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. 2 #5
    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.

  • Issue #12
    Tweety and Sylvester (1954 Dell) 12
  • Issue #41
    Uncanny Tales (1952 Atlas) 41
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.14) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    Edited by Stan Lee. Cover by Bill Everett. Stories by Dick Ayers, Bill Benulis, Sol Brodsky, Gene Colan, John Forte, Syd Shores, and Joe Sinnott. Tantalizing tales of suspense and horror, sometimes with science fiction elements. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #13
    Uncle Scrooge (1954 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone/Gemstone) 13
    • Oxidation.

    No ads in book. Entire issue from cover to cover is comic stories and one page strips. Uncle Scrooge in a book length adventure "Land Beneath the Ground" in which Scrooge's efforts to protect his money bin from earthquakes leads to Terry Fermy, a land of earthquake creatures. Issue also has Gyro Gearloose in an untitled story and one-page text feature "All Washed-Up." Stories by Carl Barks. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Unexpected (1956) 1
    Published Mar 1956 by DC.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($14.07) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #0143814002
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($10.95) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1497328001

    Cover art by Bill Ely. "The Out-of-the-World Club," art by John Prentice; Ross Rand discovers that the musicians at the new jazz club really are "out of this world." Moolah the Mystic humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Professor Eureka humor page by Henry Boltinoff. "The Dream Lamp, art by Leonard Starr; Cyrus Perkins experiences his adventures through the help of a "dream lamp." Buzzy Asks: "Do You Know How to Be a Good Baby-Sitter?" public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Win Mortimer. Moolah the Mystic humor page by Henry Boltinoff. "The Secret of Cell Sixteen, art by Howard Purcell; Charles Duval searches for the one way out of his cell. "Exposing Famous Ghost Stories article by Jack Miller. "The Cartoon That Came to Life, script by Otto Binder, art by Bill Ely; An alien creature uses cartoonist Don Doyle and his comic strip to prepare an invasion of Earth. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #22
    United States Fighting Air Force (1952 Canada) 22

    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 #186
    Walt Disney's Comics and Stories (1940 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone) 186
    • 1/2" Spine split from top.

    Cover by Paul Murry. Stories by Carl Barks, Carl Fallberg, Don Christensen, Bob Karp and unknown. Art by Carl Barks, Paul Murry, Jack Bradbury and Al Taliaferro. After starting up two separate ice taxi services, Donald Duck and his nephews find themselves competing against each other in Carl Barks' "The Ice Taxis"! Plus: Mickey Mouse and Goofy in "The Vanishing Railroad" (part 2 of 3); Pluto in "The Wandering Wig"; Li'l Bad Wolf in "The Cold and the Watchdog"; 1-page Grandma Duck text story "The Circus Express"; two Donald Duck Sunday strips; and six Donald Duck daily strips. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse Club Magazine Vol. 1 (1956) 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.

    Spring 1956. Zoetropes, Disney villains, Jimmie Dodd, Joel Chandler Harris, Donald Duck, Corky and White Shadow, Antarctica, Adventureland, bees. 8.25 x 11.5 in.; color and black-and-white; 40 pages. Spin and Marty photo cover.

  • Issue #40
    War Comics (1950 Atlas) 40
  • Issue #28
    Warfront (1951) 28
    Published Mar 1956 by Harvey.

    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.

    "The Sniper," "Tanks For the Memory," "The Big Lie," and "The Outcast" (art by Bob Powell). Jack Kirby cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #15
    Wedding Bells (1954) 15

    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.