Auction in progress, bid now! Weekly Auction ends Monday May 17!

Comic books August 1957

  • Issue #25
    Flying Saucers from Outer Worlds (1957-1958 Palmer Publications) Pulp 25

    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. 4 #8
    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 #57
    Forbidden Worlds (1952) 57

    Cover by Ogden Whitney. Edited by Richard E. Hughes. Art by John Rosenberger, Bob Jenney and Harry Lazarus. An anthology series featuring tales of fantasy and science fiction adventure from legendary early independent comics publisher ACG. A man speaks to his dead wife through the picture window in his secluded house; A man finds himself hurled into the past; A stranded soldier is rescued by the St. Bernard named Bozo he had as a child many years before. The Time Capsule!; Behind the Picture Window; Thanks to Mr. Peabody!; The Eternal Hunter!; The Man Who Feared!; The Faithful Bozo! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #781
    Four Color (1942-1962 Dell Series 2) 781

    Indicia title is "FURY, No. 781." Based on the 1955-60 "Fury" TV series. Photo cover of Fury (as played by Highland, photo) and Joey Newton (as played by Bobby Diamond). Intro with photos of Fury (as played by Highland), Joey Newton (as played by Bobby Diamond), and Jim Newton (as played by Peter Graves). Stolen Fury, pencils by Tom Gill; While Jim Newton in in the city selling 35 wild horses he has corralled, the herd is stolen by horse rustlers; When Joey tries to trail them on Fury, he is captured and taken blindfolded to the rustlers' hideout. Tall Timber, pencils by Tom Gill; Tom Skobee, an old friend of Jim Newton's, asks him to come to his timber camp along Fox River and help him investigates a series of incidents that are sabotaging his logging operation. Promo for Lee Hunter Indian Fighter Four Color #779. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #783
    Four Color (1942-1962 Dell Series 2) 783

    Indicia title is "ELMER FUDD, No. 783." Cover art by Ralph Heimdahl. Pet Peeve; Elmer's rich Uncle Cosmo comes to visit and Daffy gets annoyed when Cosmo assumes Daffy is Elmer's pet duck. Double Trouble; Baby Face Fenton, who looks and dresses exactly like Elmer, robs a bank; Elmer is afraid that he will be mistaken for Baby Face and decides to hide out in a vacant house near town. Elmer Fudd and the Boo-Boo Bird; While working as a janitor in a museum, Elmer accidentally breaks a statue of a Boo-Boo Bird. Fair Exchange; Elmer trades his cheese shop for a shoe factory. All interior art by Phil de Lara. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #42
    Fox and the Crow (1951) 42
    Published Aug 1957 by DC.

    36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 7 #1
    Frolic (1951 Frolic Magazine Inc.) Vol. 7 #1

    8 in. x 10.5 in. 72 pages. B&W. Mature Readers. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #195708
    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 #10
    Frontier Western (1956) 10

    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 Life and Death of the Phoenix Kid" (art by Jay Scott Pike), "The Cooley Gang Strikes," "Medicine Man," "Empty Holsters" (art by Sid Check), and "Dangerous Game." John Severin cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Full of Fun (1957) 1
  • Issue #83
    Fun Parade (1942) 83

    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.

    Aug-Sep 1957. Humor Digest featuring jokes and cartoons. Jayne Mansfield interior photo cover. Cover by Bob Tupper. Cartoons by Bill Wenzel, George Troop, Ken Otis, Frank Beaven, Stanley Rayon, and others. Softcover Digest, saddle-stitched, 5 1/4-in. x 7-in., 100 Pages, B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #1
    Funny Fables Vol. 1 (1957) 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.

    August cover date. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 22 #7
    Fury (1953-1964 Weider Publications) Vol. 22 #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.

    Volume 22, Issue 7 - August 1957. Cover by Tom Beecham. Men's magazine featuring articles on true crime, and politics. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 82 pages, B&W Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 14 #4
    Galaxy Science Fiction (1950-1980 World/Galaxy/Universal) Vol. 14 #4
  • Issue #53
    Galaxy Science Fiction (1953-1958 Digest) UK Edition 53
  • Vol. 1 #6
    Gent (1956-2011 Dugent Publishing) Magazine Vol. 1 #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.

  • Issue #51
    GI Combat (1952) 51
    Published Aug 1957 by DC.
    • 1.5" Cumulative spine split. Centerfold detached.
    • Interior is complete. Extensive water damage.

    Cover by Jerry Grandenetti. Written by Robert Kanigher, Bill Finger, Ed Herron and Bob Haney. Art by Jerry Grandenetti, Ross Andru, Irv Novick, Russ Heath and Mike Esposito. War front fury! Battlefield adventures! You're allowed only one pitch in this game...and this is it! Don't miss..."The Walking Grenade!" by Robert Kanigher and Jerry Grandenetti. Also in this issue: "Desert Stand!" by Bill Finger, Ross Andru and Mike Esposito; "Bunker Hill Beachhead!" by Ed Herron and Irv Novick; and "Jump-Off Town!" by Bob Haney and Russ Heath. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 2 #1
    Glamor Parade (1956-1960 Actual Publishing) Magazine Vol. 2 #1
    • Centerfold detached. Water damage.
  • Issue #1-1ST
    Good Grief, More Peanuts HC (1957 Weekly Reader Books) 1-1ST

    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.

    Story and art by Charles Schulz. A collection of comic strips featuring Charlie Brown and the whole Peanuts Gang, oh, and Snoopy is here too. Softcover,5 1/2-in. x 8-in., 128 pages, B&W.

  • Vol. 3 #2
    Good Humor (1957-1958 Good Humor/Charlton) Vol. 3 #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. 3 #2 - Aug. 1957. Format change from humor magazine to men's interest magazine. Fiction, articles and pictorials. 8 1/4-in. x 11-in., 54 pages, B&W. Mature readers. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #1-REP
    Good Ol' Charlie Brown HC (1955 Holt) A New Peanuts Book 1-REP Good Ol' Charlie Brown HC (1955 Holt) A New Peanuts Book 1-REP

    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.

    2nd and later printings.

    Story and art by Charles Schulz.

    A collection of comic strips featuring Charlie Brown and the whole Peanuts Gang, oh, and Snoopy is here too.

    Hardcover, 5 1/2-in. x 8-in., 120 pages, B&W.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Good Ol' Charlie Brown SC (1957 Holt) A New Peanuts Book 1-1ST

    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.

    1st printing.

    Story and art by Charles Schulz.

    A collection of comic strips featuring Charlie Brown and the whole Peanuts Gang, oh, and Snoopy is here too.

    Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 8-in., 120 pages, B&W.

  • Issue #2
    Gunsmoke Trail (1957) 2

    Western comics featuring the masked lawman The Rider, Native hero Lone Eagle, and grizzled prospector the Old Hermit. The hooded hero The Rider takes on The Baron, who is trying to turn the West into his own personal kingdom. Lawman Brent Foster seeks the truth behind the murder of Hiram Keighley. A con man with a traveling casino tries to get The Hermit to join in his scheme. The Rider: Renegades at Buffalo Butte; Ghost Bullet; Swift Arrow: The Brave with Many Brothers!; Swift Arrow: Land of Danger!; The Hermit: The Square Wheel. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Happy Jack (1957) 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 #27
    Heckle and Jeckle (1952 St. John/Pines) 27

    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 #1
    Hedy Wolfe (1957) 1
    Published Aug 1957 by Atlas.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($4.20) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
  • Issue #1-1ST
    Here Comes Charlie Brown PB (1957 Fawcett) 1-1ST

    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.

    1st printing. By Charles Schulz. Featuring selected cartoons from "Good Ol' Charlie Brown!" Softcover, 4-in. x 7in., 120 pages, B&W. All Ages Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #66
    Hi-School Romance (1949) 66

    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 and art by Bob Powell and others. A romance comic from Harvey, as the teens of the 1950s explore the new world of dating. Debbie falls for her buddy Russ, but finds herself trapped in the friendzone. Gloria is torn between handsome Kip and nerdy Mark, until a student council election forces her to make a choice. Naive Cindy feels the Earth move during a party game of Spin the Bottle, but she doesn't know the identity of the lucky boy she kissed. City girl Marion feels country boy Jack is too fresh when they meet in a haystack, but she warms to him after he works bare-chested in her family's yard. Suspicious Of Love!; In Love; I Flattered Men; A Kiss To Remember; Lovable Yokel!; Hi-School Hi-Spots. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 1 #2
    High (1957-1959 Periodical 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.

    Vol 1 #1 to #5 were published in tall/narrow format; then with Vol. #1 #5 format switched to standard magazine-size. Cover price $0.25.

  • Aug 1957
    Hit Parader Magazine (1942 Charlton) Aug 1957

    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.

    Song lyrics, short gossip articles and period photographs. Also includes a full-page ad for Pat Boone's first movie, Bernardine. Long running music magazine featuring articles, song lyrics and fan letters. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 68 pages, B&W Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #15
    Homer the Happy Ghost (1955 Atlas) 15

    Cover art by Dan DeCarlo. "Gosh, it's a rainy day..."; The gang answers an ad looking for someone to haunt a house. Advertisement for body builder Joe Bonomo's Strongmen's Club of America, includes half-page, 6-panel cartoon. Homer's Coloring Page coloring contest. "Scuse me, can you tell me where I can find the public library?; Melvin needs to get a book from the library. "Look, gang, Dugan has a stove!"; The gang goes looking for coal to burn in Dugan's new stove. Scripts by Stan Lee, art by Dan DeCarlo. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #141
    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.

    UK Edition. black and white; 24 pages.

  • Issue #65
    House of Mystery (1951-1983 1st Series) 65

    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. Featuring: 6 page story "The Magic Lantern" drawn by Bill Ely; 6 page story "The Road to Nowhere" drawn by Bernard Baily; 6 page story "Three Fearful Wishes" drawn by Jim McArdle; 6 page story "The Human Dragon" pencilled by Jack Kirby. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Humbug (1957) 1
    • 4" cumulative spine split, heavy cover oxidation.

    August 1957 Cover price $0.15.

  • Vol. 7 #5
    If Worlds of Science Fiction (1952 Pulp Digest) Vol. 7 #5

    August 1957. Cover by Mel Hunter. Stories: "Why Guided Missiles Can Not Be Controlled" by "Y", "The Tunesmith" by Lloyd Biggle, Jr., "Wanted In Surgery" by Harlan Ellison, "The Last Victory" by Tom Godwin, "The Birds and the Bees" by Dave E. Fisher, "Bramble Bush" by Alan E. Nourse, "The Bridge" by G. G. Revelle, and "The Last Brave Invader" by Charles L. Fontenay. 5.25-in. x 7.5-in.; 120 Pages, B&W. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 8 #4
    Imagination (1950-1958 Greenleaf) Stories of Science and Fantasy/Science Fiction Vol. 8 #4

    August 1957. Cover by Malcolm Smith. Science fiction stories: "Battle Out of Time" by Dwight V. Swain, "The Hostile Survivors" by A. Bertram Chandler, "Skid Row Pilot" by Randall Garrett, "Reality Unlimited" by Robert Silverberg, and "Flight into the Unknown" by Tom W. Harris. 5-3/8 in. x 7-1/4 in; black and white with spot color; 128 pages. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 1 #2
    Impact (1957 Hanro Corp.) 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.

  • Vol. 35 #8
    Inside Detective (1935-1995 MacFadden/Dell/Exposed/RGH) Vol. 35 #8
  • Vol. 3 #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.

  • Issue #16
    Jace Pearson's Tales of the Texas Rangers (1956-1958 Dell) 16

    "The Secret of Sam Bass" and "Jingle Joe's Last Ride." Back-up story, "Famous Texans: Charles Goodnight." Photo cover. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 19 #10
    Jack and Jill (1938 Curtis) Vol. 19 #10
    Published Aug 1957 by Curtis.

    Text stories and illustrations. Santa Clause Cover by Ann Eshner. 68 pages. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 1 #6
    Jem Magazine (1956-1967) Vol. 1 #6
    • Staple rust with migration.

    Volume 1 Issue 6, August 1957. Published by Joe Weider, Mr. Olympia Founder. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., Text, (with B&W and Color Photos) MATURE READERS Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #54
    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.

    Men's interest humor digest with cartoons, jokes and tasteful pin-up photography. 5" x 6.5", 98 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #59
    Journey into Unknown Worlds (1951 2nd Series) 59
    • Centerfold detached at single staple.

    Cover pencils by Bill Everett. The Dreadful Disc!, art by John Forte; A thief uses a disc that reduces his height to ten inches so his pursuer catches him with a mousetrap. I Wake Up Screaming, art by Richard Doxsee; When a criminal attempts to start over as an amnesia victim by altering his looks and using hypnosis to implant a mental block, the doctors trip him up by creating a fantasy wherein he must save the person he cares most about and he screams out his own name. Shock at Seven O'Clock, pencils by Ted Galindo; The ten year anniversary of a pirate attack signals doom for the pirate captain and his crew as the ghosts from an old victim catch up with them. The Strange Warning!, art by Ruben Moreira; A businessman has a premonition about a plane going down that saves his life. Out of this World text story. A Shaggy Wolf Tale!, pencils by Al Williamson. The Man Who Lived Twice!, pencils by Al Eadah. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #43
    Jughead (1949 1st Series) 43

    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.

    "Camera Shy," script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Rudy Lapick; Jughead is snapping embarrassing pictures of his friends. "Splashing Around"; Li'l Jinx gets all messed up by washing. "No Quarter Given"; Souphead keeps pestering Jughead for money. "G-Round Numbers"; Jughead eats 29 hamburgers in one sitting. "Winner Take All"; Jughead keeps taking advantage of Reggie. "Angles vs. Curves"; Betty wants Archie to judge a fashion show, but he goes fishing with Jughead instead. "The Hex with It"; Jughead asks Betty to a matinee on Friday the Thirteenth. "Asleep in the Deep"; Archie and Reggie keep trying to get Jughead to wake up and enjoy the day. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Kid from Texas (1957) 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.

    Final issue in the series. "Six-Gun Showdown in Laredo," "Stampede at Boot Canyon," "Red Claw's Revenge," and "Hand Over Yore Guns" (art on all by Joe Sinnott), plus a back-up story, "Wanted: Dead or Alive!" Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #25
    King of the Royal Mounted (1952-1958 Dell) 25

    Stories by Gaylord Du Bois. Art by Bob Fujitani. The adventures of Canadian Mountie Dave King, a character created by Western novelist Zane Grey. This series featured gorgeous cover paintings of derring-do in the best Men's Adventure tradition. King seeks the truth about a phantom gunman. Also, a text article on the Great Northern Wolf. The Great Northern Wolf; The Dead Ringer; Men of the Wilderness; The Last Voyage; The Phantom Gunner; Famous Places of the Northwest. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #89
    Laugh Comics (1946 1st Series) 89

    "Pearls of Wisdom"; Moose orders a 'Pearl of the Orient' from an ad in a magazine that is supposed to endow him with mystic powers. "Queen Bee" starring Katy Keene, Sis, Gloria Granbilt, and Danny, art by Bill Woggon. Archie Annual ad. "That's My Gal"; Jughead falls for a woman who dresses like him and eats like him. Archie Club News. "Stop the Presses," script and art by Joe Edwards; Jinx and Greg decide to start a newspaper using a rubber stamp set. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #110
    Little Lulu (1948-1980 Dell/Gold Key) 110

    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.

    Take Me Out To the Ball Game; Tubby takes Lulu to the ball game. One Kid Too Many; Lulu is asked by Mrs. Widdly to find homes for her kittens. At the Beach; Lulu takes Alvin to the beach, and he gets lost. Little Itch Seeks Revenge; Lulu tells Alvin about when Itch plays tricks on the poor little girl, and they all backfire. Untitled story; Tubby finds that he can play real music on his violin when it has only one string. 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 #48
    Little Max (1949) 48
    Published Aug 1957 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.

    Stories and art by Warren Kremer and Al Avison. 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. Max dreams himself into the legends of Paul Bunyan. Little Max accidentally pins the tail on a real donkey. Also featuring games for young readers, including a do-it-yourself bowling alley and a Talking Hand. Plus solo stories featuring Hector the Director and Humphrey. Big Max; Clothes Call; High Sign; Ol' Doc Max; Surprise Game; Target Practice; Rumpus; Game Page; Humphrey; Little Max Rhymes with Reason; Hector the Director. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.