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

Comic books March 1957

  • Issue #6
    Sugar and Spike (1956) 6
    • Interior tearing, does not affect art or story.

    Cover art by Sheldon Mayer. "The New Baby," script and art by Sheldon Mayer; Sugar and Spike meet a baby younger than themselves, and explain some facts of life to him. Stevie humor half-page by S. B. Stevens. Winter Sports Champions of the World public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Ruben Moreira; highlights of the 1956 Winter Olympics. "The Trip," script and art by Sheldon Mayer; Everyone goes to Grandma Wilson's for Christmas, but the kids are more interested in playing the piano than playing with their new toys. How to Make Sugar & Spike Dancing Dolls activity page by Sheldon Mayer. Pint-Size Pin-Ups paper doll page by Sheldon Mayer. "Winter Sunday," script and art by Sheldon Mayer; Spike's dad believes that he can keep Spike occupied and out of his hair. "Cats? Meowch!" one page story by Sheldon Mayer. "Baby vs. Machine," script and art by Sheldon Mayer; Spike's mom gets a new electric mixer, which the kids don't understand. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #55
    Superboy (1949-1979 1st Series DC) 55
    • Staple rust. 1 1/2" cumulative spine split. Cover detached at one staple.
    • Centerfold detached.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.07) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Stan Kaye. "The Mystery of the Space Trophies," script by Otto Binder, art by John Sikela; A rocket carrying strange artifacts lands, and con man Harry Colt sells them as "Superboy souvenirs" from space. Bobby humor page. "A Visit from Superman's Pal," script by Otto Binder, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Ray Burnley; Jimmy accidentally goes back in time and ends up in Smallville. Lionel and His Lions humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Swamp Hero text story. "The Secret of Smallville High," script by Otto Binder, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein; On Parents' Day at Smallville High School, Jonathan Kent gets to be principal for a day, and turns out to be a tyrant. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #112
    Superman (1939 1st Series) 112
    Published Mar 1957 by DC.
    • 1/2" spine split from top of comic.
    • 2 1/2" Cumulative spine split. Centerfold detached. Cover detached at one staple. Bottom staple missing.
    • Interior is complete. Missing back cover.

    Cover pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye. Superman's Neighbors, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye; One of Clark Kent's neighbors is monitoring his comings and goings; Superman is afraid he will stumble into his secret identity and must come up with a way to throw him off the trail. Superman's Fatal Costume starring Superman and Lex Luthor, script by Jerry Coleman, art by Al Plastino. The Three Men of Steel starring Superman and Prof. Wilton, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #19
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954) 19
    • Interior complete. 4" Cumulative spine split with interior splitting. Worm holes throughout book. Cover detached at one staple. Interior tearing. Staple rust. Rust migration.

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Stan Kaye. The Two Jimmy Olsens; a robot double takes Jimmy's place. The Human Geiger Counter; Jimmy clicks like a Geiger counter when near Superman and gold. Superman's Kid Brother; Jimmy Olsen believes he is Superman's younger brother and refers to himself as Superkid. Scripts by Otto Binder, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Ray Burnley. Shorty humor page, pencils by Henry Boltinoff. Charlie Cannonball humor page by Boltinoff. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #90-10C
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 90-10C
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    10¢ edition. Gordon Scott photo cover. Tarzan and Argus illustration by Jesse Marsh. "Tarzan's Risk," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan and is bound and left to die by N'gongwe thieves; He escapes with the help of an elephant and a wild dog; Later, he returns with a herd of elephants and drives the N'gongwes from his jungle. "Lesson for a Cub" text story. "Voice of Conscience," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Boy and Dombie spend the night amidst a crocodile migration. Untitled Brothers of the Spear story, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning; The brothers hurry to Aba-Zulu to raise an army to relieve the siege of Tungelu. Rhino's Cousin illustration by Jesse Marsh; Portrait of Tarzan and a hyrax. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #90-15C
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 90-15C
    • Staple rust.

    15¢ Variant. Gordon Scott photo cover. Tarzan and Argus illustration by Jesse Marsh. "Tarzan's Risk," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan and is bound and left to die by N'gongwe thieves; He escapes with the help of an elephant and a wild dog; Later, he returns with a herd of elephants and drives the N'gongwes from his jungle. "Lesson for a Cub" text story. "Voice of Conscience," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Boy and Dombie spend the night amidst a crocodile migration. Untitled Brothers of the Spear story, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning; The brothers hurry to Aba-Zulu to raise an army to relieve the siege of Tungelu. Rhino's Cousin illustration by Jesse Marsh; Portrait of Tarzan and a hyrax. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Vol. 8 #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 8, Issue 5 - March 5th 1957. Celebrity gossip magazine. The issue features Jackie Monroe on the cover and an article on her two jobs: Stenographer, and Bra-tester. 4-in. x 6-in., 64 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.15.

  • Vol. 66 #1
    Texas Rangers (1936-1958 Standard) Pulp Vol. 66 #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 #130
    No image available
    Published 1957 (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 #131
    No image available
    Published 1957 (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 #132
    No image available
    Published 1957 (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 #133
    No image available
    Published 1957 (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 #134
    No image available
    Published 1957 (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.

  • Vol. 2 #1
    Tiger (1956-1957 Reynard) Vol. 2 #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 #152
    Tom and Jerry (1949 Dell/Gold Key) 152

    Stories by unknown. Art by Lynn Karp and unknown. Featuring: Droopy 1-pager; Tom & Jerry tale with pencils by Lynn Karp; Big Spike & Little Tyke tale; Bertie Bird text story "The Chatty Champion"; Barney Bear with Fuzzy & Wuzzy tale; Wuff the Prairie Dog tale; Tom & Jerry back-up tale with pencils by Karp; and Droopy half-pager. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #47
    Tomahawk (1950) 47
    Published Mar 1957 by DC.

    Cover art by Bob Brown. The Frontier Rain-Maker starring Tomahawk, art by Bob Brown. Twenty Miles to Crossbow starring Tomahawk, art by Bob Brown. The Indian Peddler starring Tomahawk, art by Bob Brown; Tomahawk and Dan face Bear Slayer (who is in disguise) and his renegade Indians. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 1 #5
    Trapped Detective Story Magazine (1956-1963 Headline Publications) Pulp Vol. 1 #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 #14
    Treasure Chest Vol. 12 (1956) 14

    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.

    March 14, 1957. Edited by Joseph G. Schaller. Cover by Frank Borth. Stories by Ruth Burton, Frank Borth, F. E. Crandall, James O. Christiansen, Willis Lindquist, Francis Taylor, and Bill Martin. Presenting fiction and non-fiction stories, many of which are religious in nature—a Treasure Chest of fun and facts! 32 pages, full color.

  • Issue #15
    Treasure Chest Vol. 12 (1956) 15

    March 28, 1957. Edited by Joseph G. Schaller. Cover by Lloyd Ostendorf. Stories by Father Conroy, Ruth Burton,Frank Borth, John Randolph, Frank Borth, Lloyd Ostendorf, Francis Taylor, Paul Karch, and Sidney Quinn. Presenting fiction and non-fiction stories, many of which are religious in nature—a Treasure Chest of fun and facts! 32 pages, full color.

  • Vol. 18 #2
    Triple Western (1947-1958 Standard) Pulp Vol. 18 #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. 37 #238
    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. 24 #4
    True Adventures Magazine (1955-1971 New Publications) Pulp Vol. 24 #4

    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 24, Issue 4 - March 1957. Cover by Martin Kay. 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 #44
    True Love Problems and Advice Illustrated (1949) 44

    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. 1 #2
    True Strange (1956-1958 Weider Periodicals) Vol. 1 #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 #28
    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. 1 #3
    True War (1956-1958 Magnum Magazines) Vol. 1 #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.

  • Vol. 1 #3
    True War Magazine (1956 Magnum Publications) Vol. 1 #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.

    Volume 1, Issue 3 - March 1957. Men's interest magazine focused on war and true crime stores. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 68 pages, B&W Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #2
    Trump (1957) 2
    Published Mar 1957 by Trumph Inc..
    • Restored (see item notes)
    • RESTORATION. Major color touch. Staple rust.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.00) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Staple rust.

    March 1957. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #7
    Turok Son of Stone (1956 Dell/Gold Key) 7
    • Cover oxidation.
    • 1" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached at one staple.
    • 2" Cumulative spine split.

    Cover by Mo Gollub. Written by Gaylord Du Bois. Art by Bob Correa and unknown. Turok and Andar in "Friend of the Wolf" and "The Angry River" by Gaylord Du Bois and Bob Correa. Plus: Lotor the Raccoon in the back-up story "Lotor Goes House Hunting" by Du Bois and unknown. Also: "Brontosaurus" 1-pager; 1-page text story "Tusks of the Mammoth"; 1-page article "The Secret of Fire"; and "Dimetrodon" 1-pager. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #9
    Two Gun Western (1956) 9

    Cover by Carl Burgos. Stories by unknown. Art by Jay Scott Pike, Al Williamson, Doug Wildey, Gray Morrow, Dick Ayers, Joe Maneely and unknown. In this issue: "This Prisoner Is Mine," a tale of tense fury and savage drama, with art by Jay Scott Pike; "Showdown at Noon" with pencils by Al Williamson; "The Mystery of the Missing Herd" with art by Doug Wildey; "Brass Buttons!" with art by Gray Morrow; "Outnumbered!" with art by Dick Ayers; and 2-page text story "The Drifter" with illo by Joe Maneely. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #53
    Uncanny Tales (1952 Atlas) 53
    • Interior is complete. Full length spine split.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.93) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    Edited by Stan Lee. Cover by Bill Everett. Stories by John Forte, Howard O'Donnell, Joe Orlando, Robert Sale, Syd Shores, and Angelo Torres. Tantalizing tales of suspense and horror, sometimes with science fiction elements. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #11
    Unexpected (1956) 11
    Published Mar 1957 by DC.
    • Paper: White
    • Label #447561-004

    Cover art by Leonard Starr. "Who Am I?, art by Bernard Baily; A man with amnesia is forced to steal against his will by a disembodied head; He is a robot, and the head belongs to his creator; When the police trail the robot home, the scientist tries to escape, but he and the robot end up falling to their deaths. Buzzy's Special Brotherhood Week Quiz (Feb. 17-24) Do You Know the People of Your Country? public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Ruben Moreira. "I Was a Man from the Future, art by Nick Cardy; Blake travels back in time through a crevice in a mountain side where he frees a good man and falls in love with a beautiful girl; To protect his new friends he returns to the present for a weapon, but when he tries to rejoin them the crevice is gone and he is stuck in the present. Moolah the Mystic humor page by Henry Boltinoff. "The Ghost of Hollywood, art by Bill Ely; Miles Turner makes a deal with a ghost to help him create realistic special effects for a film; But when he is forced to break the deal, through no fault of his own, the ghost ruins the film. "The Bewitched Vehicle text story. "The Man Who Hated Green, art by Leonard Starr; The paintings of Jean Malreaux put their owners into comas; Hector Abbott notices the paintings lack the color green and deduces that the painter is an impostor with an aversion to the color green, striking out at people associated with that color. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 1 #2
    Venture Science Fiction (1957-1970 Fantasy House) Vol. 1 #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 #198-10C
    Walt Disney's Comics and Stories (1940 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone) 198-10C
    • Centerfold detached.

    10¢ Edition. Cover by Carl Barks. Stories by Carl Barks, Carl Fallberg, Bob Karp and unknown. Art by Carl Barks, Paul Murry, Jack Bradbury and Al Taliaferro. Donald Duck stars in Carl Barks' "Knight in Shining Armor"! Plus: Mickey Mouse and Goofy in "The Legend of Loon Lake" (part 2 of 3); Pluto in "Dog Daze"; Li'l Bad Wolf in "Snow Fort"; 1-page text story "The Contest Surprise"; a Donald Duck Sunday strip; and five Donald Duck daily strips. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #198-15C
    Walt Disney's Comics and Stories (1940 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone) 198-15C
    • Staple rust.

    15¢ Price Variant. Cover by Carl Barks. Stories by Carl Barks, Carl Fallberg, Bob Karp and unknown. Art by Carl Barks, Paul Murry, Jack Bradbury and Al Taliaferro. Donald Duck stars in Carl Barks' "Knight in Shining Armor"! Plus: Mickey Mouse and Goofy in "The Legend of Loon Lake" (part 2 of 3); Pluto in "Dog Daze"; Li'l Bad Wolf in "Snow Fort"; 1-page text story "The Contest Surprise"; a Donald Duck Sunday strip; and five Donald Duck daily strips. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #46
    War Comics (1950 Atlas) 46

    "Reds All 'Round Us" (art by Gene Colan?), "Assault By Night" (art by Cal Massey), "Riot," "Surrender at Dawn" (art by Reed Crandall), "Platoon Leader" (art by Joe Sinnott), and a two-page text story, "One-Man Weapon." Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 20 #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 #19
    Western Outlaws (1954 Atlas) 19
    • 2" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.08) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 3/4" spine split, bottom staple popped at cover.

    "Outlaw in Hiding" (art by Joe Maneely), "Strong-Man Thompson" (art by Joe Sinnott), "The McGill Gang's Gun Guard" (art by Reed Crandall), and "The Betrayer" (art by John Severin). All scripts by Stan Lee. Two-page text story, "The Bank Robber." Edited by Stan Lee. Cover by Carl Burgos. Stories by Lee, Maneely, Sinnott, Crandall, and Severin. 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 12 #1
    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 #71
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 71

    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 Snow Job"; Superintendent Brown is hit with Wilbur and Red's giant snowball; Unknowingly, the two boys proceed to sculpt the superintendent. "Open And Shut Case"; The wrestling coach makes the wrestling team open and shut doors after finding that Wilbur's punishment of opening and shutting a door 200 times gave him a good grip. "Get The Drift?"; Laurie keeps sending Wilbur out into the snowstorm to get supplies for her party. "Operation Wilbur!"; Slats and Linda scheme to get Laurie and Wilbur to go with them to the prom. Little Archie ad. "TV Tantrum"; Wilbur fixes Laurie's TV antenna. "Very Special"; The gang gets together to wish the reader a happy new year. 36 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #54
    Wild Western (1948) 54

    Kid Colt Outlaw in "A Man Named Colt!" (art by Jack Keller). "Revenge on the Range" (art by Dick Ayers). "INside the Fort!" "Where Rides the Rustler!" (art by Al Williamson and Ralph Mayo). Ringo Kid in "Wagon Boss!" Two-page text story, "The Debt" (two text illustrations by Williamson). Joe Maneely cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #75
    Winky Dink (1957) 75

    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 #6
    World of Fantasy (1956) 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.

    Cover art by Bill Everett. The Worm's-Eye View, art by Richard Doxsee. The Three Heads, art by Davy Berg. The Machine That Talked Too Much!, art by Bob Powell. He Saw It In The Swamp!, pencils by John Giunta, inks by George Roussos. Vial Of Inspiration text story, art by Joe Maneely. The Child!, art by Howard O'Donnell. Monkey Man!, art by John Forte. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #9
    Wyatt Earp (1955 Atlas/Marvel) 9
    • Pen markings on a few interior pages.

    Cover art by John Severin. The Chase starring Wyatt Earp, art by John Severin. Two In Trouble text story. Come An' Get Us, Marshall starring Wyatt Earp, art by John Severin. The Outlaw Mustang starring Wyatt Earp, art by John Severin. The Saddle-Tramp, script by Stan Lee, art by Dave Berg. Ghost Town starring Wyatt Earp, art by John Severin. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Yellow Claw (1956) 3
    Published Mar 1957 by Atlas.

    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.

    Yellow Claw in "The Microscopic Army," "UFO the Lightining Man," "The Yellow Claw Captured," and "Sleeping City!" (art on all four by Jack Kirby). Back-up story, "The Trap!" (art by Paul Reinman). Two-page text story, "The Spy." Bill Everett cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #50
    Zippy the Chimp (1957) 50