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Comic books August 1957

  • Issue #4
    Tales of the Mysterious Traveler (1956) 4

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    Cover by Steve Ditko. Written by unknown. Art by Steve Ditko, Sal Trapani and unknown. Chilling, thrilling and frequently fulfilling Tales of the Mysterious Traveler! In this issue: "Escape" with art by Steve Ditko; "Test of a Man" with art by Ditko; "The Desert" with art by Ditko; "Mutiny" with inks by Sal Trapani; and "Operation Blacksnake" with art by Ditko. Plus: 2-page text story "The Peacemaker of Sidi-bel-abbes"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #95
    Tarzan (1948-1972 Dell/Gold Key) 95

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    Gordon Scott photo cover. "Tarzan and the Angry Mountain," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan saves two scientists from being sacrificed to a volcano. "More about Zulus" text story starring Mabu. "Tarzan and the the Vanishing Race," script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Marsh; Tarzan and Boy reunite a wounded bushman with his tribe. Untitled Brothers of the Spear story, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Russ Manning; Tavane and Zulena follw the brothers' trail. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 7 #18
    Tarzan Adventures (UK 1953-1959 Westworld Publications) Vol. 7 #18

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    Weekly U.K. comic featuring Edgar Rice Burroughs' famous hero. Tarzan by Dick Van Buren and John Celardo, Color Cover, reprinting daily comic strips. 24 Pages B&W.

  • Vol. 7 #19
    Tarzan Adventures (UK 1953-1959 Westworld Publications) Vol. 7 #19

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    Weekly U.K. comic featuring Edgar Rice Burroughs' famous hero. Tarzan by Dick Van Buren and John Celardo, reprinting daily comic strips. 24 Pages B&W - Color Cove

  • Vol. 7 #20
    Tarzan Adventures (UK 1953-1959 Westworld Publications) Vol. 7 #20

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    Weekly U.K. comic featuring Edgar Rice Burroughs' famous hero. Tarzan by Dick Van Buren and John Celardo, reprinting daily comic strips. 24 Pages B&W - Color Cover

  • Vol. 7 #21
    Tarzan Adventures (UK 1953-1959 Westworld Publications) Vol. 7 #21

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    Weekly U.K. comic featuring Edgar Rice Burroughs' famous hero. Tarzan by Dick Van Buren and John Celardo, Color Cover, reprinting daily comic strips. 24 Pages B&W.

  • Vol. 7 #22
    Tarzan Adventures (UK 1953-1959 Westworld Publications) Vol. 7 #22

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    Weekly U.K. comic featuring Edgar Rice Burroughs' famous hero. Tarzan by Dick Van Buren and John Celardo, Color Cover, reprinting daily comic strips. 24 Pages B&W.

  • Vol. 8 #12
    Tempo Magazine (1953 Pocket Magazines) Vol. 8 #12

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    Volume 8, Issue 12 - June 11th, 1957. Celebrity gossip magazine. The issue features a Dane Arden Cover and articles advising how NOT to shoot pool, and asks if the Air Force is killing American Pilots. 4-in. x 6-in., 64 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.15.

  • Vol. 67 #3
    Texas Rangers (1936-1958 Standard) Pulp Vol. 67 #3

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  • Issue #10
    Three Mouseketeers (1956) 10

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    Cover by Rube Grossman. Paging Red Riding Hood; Minus has to deliver a basket of cheese to Rodney after reading Little Red Riding Hood. The Great Treasure Hunt; Minus is ordered to steal a map from the Big Feet's glove compartment. School Daze; Fatsy wants to go to college. Silently Yours; Mostly silent story about Minus trying to pick a raspberry. A Bed-Time Story; Hamilton tries to capture the boys clubhouse by using a magnet. Scripts by Sy Reit, art by Rube Grossman. Yogi Berra Homers In the 9th ad for Cloverine Salve, art by Ray Thompson. 36 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #152
    Tiger (1954 Fleetway) UK 152
    Published 1957 (est.) by Fleetway.
  • Issue #153
    Tiger (1954 Fleetway) UK 153
    Published 1957 (est.) by Fleetway.
  • Issue #154
    Tiger (1954 Fleetway) UK 154
    Published 1957 (est.) by Fleetway.
  • Issue #155
    Tiger (1954 Fleetway) UK 155
    Published 1957 (est.) by Fleetway.
  • Issue #156
    Tiger (1954 Fleetway) UK 156
    Published 1957 (est.) by Fleetway.

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  • Vol. 21 #2
    Today's Love (1954-1959 Columbia Productions) Pulp Vol. 21 #2

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  • Issue #157
    Tom and Jerry (1949-1980 Dell/Gold Key) 157

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    Stories by unknown. Art by Lynn Karp and unknown. Featuring: Tom & Jerry tale with pencils by Lynn Karp; Big Spike & Little Tyke tale; Bertie Bird text story "Big Washout"; Barney Bear with Fuzzy & Wuzzy tale; Wuff the Prairie Dog tale; and Tom & Jerry back-up tale with pencils by Karp. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #50
    Tomahawk (1950) 50
    Published Aug 1957 by DC.

    Cover art by Bob Brown. The Brave Who Was Jinxed starring Tomahawk, art by Bob Brown. The Frontier Baron starring Tomahawk, art by Fred Ray. Tomahawk's Canine Partner, art by Bob Brown; a dog helps Tomahawk and Dan in battle. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 38 #243
    True (1937-1976 Country/Fawcett/Petersen) Vol. 38 #243

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  • Issue #25
    True Bride to Be Romances (1956) 25
    • 4.75" Cumulative spine split. Cover glued on.

    Cover by Al Avison. Stories and art by Tom Hickey, John Giunta, Manny Stallman and Warren Kremer. Tales of young love and marriage from publisher Harvey. Joy falls for Carl, inmate of the island prison where her father is the warden, and helps him plot his escape. Vic thinks his fiancee Bonnie was lost in a plane crash, but she's just in Scotland. Farm girl Betty is torn between farmer Curt and his educated brother Ralph. Plus vintage advice on love and skin care. The Right to Love; Country Wedding!; Hearts Divided; My Fickle Heart; Blind Date; Beauty Can Be Skin Deep!; Know Your Man! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #421
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  • Vol. 67 #4
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  • Vol. 1 #6
    True Men Stories Magazine (1956-1974 Feature/Stanley) Vol. 1 #6

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  • Vol. 7 #4
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  • Vol. 9 #102
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  • Vol. 64 #6
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  • Vol. 77 #1
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  • Vol. 1 #4
    True Strange (1956-1958 Weider Periodicals) Vol. 1 #4

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  • Issue #28
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  • Vol. 5 #4
    TV People Magazine (1953) Vol. 5 #4
    Published Aug 1957 by Atlas.

    Celebrity stories and photos. John Conte, Red Skelton, Dinah Shore, Lawrence Welk and more. 8 1/4-in. x 11-in., B&W, 76 pages. Cover price $0.25.

  • Vol. 48 #3
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  • Issue #38
    Two-Gun Kid (1948) 38
    Published Aug 1957 by Marvel.

    Cover by John Severin. "Roaring Forty-Fives!", art by Chuck Miller; The Two-Gun Kid rides into Gulchtown just in time to witness a lynch mob trying to take away Ben Frost who has pleaded guilty for the murder of Jess King, a well-liked rancher in the region. "The Riddle" text story, art by Chuck Miller. "Gunpowder Range!", art by Chuck Miller; The Two-Gun Kid is riding on the range when he is suddenly shot at by Corby, a sheep herder who is in a range war with Donlan, a rancher who has mistaken the Two-Gun Kid as one of Donlan's men. "Hot Lead!", art by Chuck Miller; With a powerful drought hitting the land, the Two-Gun Kid rides into town and stops for a drink of water when the dipper he uses from the communal well is shot out of his hand by Bart Maddox, who tells him that the local water is not for strangers. "One More Notch!", art by Bob Powell. "Killer's Ranch!", art by Chuck Miller; Answering a letter regarding his friend Seth Maple, the Two-Gun Kid rides into town to meet with his lawyer and saves an elderly man named Pop Heart from a gunslinger who tells Hart to get off some land. 36 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #18-10C
    Uncle Scrooge (1954-2008 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone/Gemstone) 18-10C
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #2097433004

    Uncle Scrooge in a book length adventure "Land of the Pygmy Indians" in which Scrooge's efforts to get a home in the wilderness leads to the unknown land of the pygmy Indians. Issue also has Gyro Gearloose in an untitled story, a one-page text feature "The Superstitious Citizen," and one-page gag strips. Stories by Carl Barks. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #18-15C
    Uncle Scrooge (1954-2008 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone/Gemstone) 18-15C

    15¢ Price Variant. Uncle Scrooge in a book length adventure "Land of the Pygmy Indians" in which Scrooge's efforts to get a home in the wilderness leads to the unknown land of the pygmy Indians. Issue also has Gyro Gearloose in an untitled story, a one-page text feature "The Superstitious Citizen," and one-page gag strips. Stories by Carl Barks. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #16
    Unexpected (1956) 16
    Published Aug 1957 by DC.

    Cover art by Ruben Moreira. Yogi Berra Homers in the 9th - Wins Big Game! ad for Wilson Chemical Co. "The Magic Hammer, art by Jack Kirby; Gerald Bard finds Thor's hammer and uses it as a rainmaker, but Thor arrives to retrieve it. Moolah the Mystic humor page by Henry Boltinoff. "I Was a Spy for Them, art by Mort Meskin; Aliens use a scientist to do research on Earth for them before their invasion, but they don't count on him having a secret weapon to stop them. Brainstorm humor half-page by Irwin Hasen. Earn While You Learn! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Ruben Moreira. "The Exile from Earth, script by Dave Wood, art by Sheldon Moldoff; Kirk Randall uses an ancient Egyptian ring to makes himself invulnerable—as long as he doesn't touch the ground—to commit a string of robberies. Professor Eureka humor page by Henry Boltinoff. "Meeting-Ground of the Spirits article. "The Interplanetary Line-Up, art by Ruben Moreira; A detective searches a science-fiction writers' masquerade ball for an alien; After several mistakes, he finally spots the tell-tale clue giving the alien away. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #203-10C
    Walt Disney's Comics and Stories (1940 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone) 203-10C

    Cover pencils by Tony Strobl. Stories by Carl Barks, Carl Fallberg, Vic Lockman, Bob Karp and unknown. Art by Carl Barks, Paul Murry, Jack Bradbury, Gil Turner, Tony Strobl and Al Taliaferro. Donald Duck stars in Carl Barks' "Special Delivery"! Plus: Mickey Mouse and Goofy in "The Crystal Ball Quest" (part 1 of 2); Pluto in "Fireman Pluto"; Li'l Bad Wolf in "Doing Bad for Good"; 1-page Mickey Mouse text story "A Will and a Way"; and four Donald Duck daily strips. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #203-15C
    Walt Disney's Comics and Stories (1940 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone) 203-15C
    • 3" Cumulative spine split.

    15 Cent Test Market Edition. Cover pencils by Tony Strobl. Stories by Carl Barks, Carl Fallberg, Vic Lockman, Bob Karp and unknown. Art by Carl Barks, Paul Murry, Jack Bradbury, Gil Turner, Tony Strobl and Al Taliaferro. Donald Duck stars in Carl Barks' "Special Delivery"! Plus: Mickey Mouse and Goofy in "The Crystal Ball Quest" (part 1 of 2); Pluto in "Fireman Pluto"; Li'l Bad Wolf in "Doing Bad for Good"; 1-page Mickey Mouse text story "A Will and a Way"; and four Donald Duck daily strips. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #5
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  • Issue #64
    Western Comics (1948) 64
    Published Aug 1957 by DC.

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    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Jerry Serpe. The Strong Man of the West starring Pow Wow Smith, script by Gardner Fox, art by Carmine Infantino. Strange Indian Beliefs fact page by Julius Schwartz, pencils by Morris Waldinger, inks by Tommy Nicolosi. The Secret of Nighthawks' Signature starring Nighthawk, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Joe Giella. The Cowboys Had a Word for It fact page by Mort Drucker. How to Make New Friends public service announcement starring Binky, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bob Oksner. Wild Animal Rodeo starring Rodeo Rick, script by Gardner Fox, art by Sy Barry. Chippewa Hunters article by Julius Schwartz. The Five Clues to Outlaw X starring the Wyoming Kid, script by Gardner Fox, art by Frank Giacoia. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #27
    Western Gunfighters (1956 Atlas) 27

    Cover art by John Severin. The Last Hours of Hank Borden!, art by Gene Colan. Rustlers Plot text story. The Raiders of Powder River!, art by Werner Roth. Showdown Street! The Stranger Wore No Guns!, art by George Woodbridge. Trail of the Outlaw? 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #17
    Western Kid (1954 Atlas) 17
    • Cover oxidation.

    Cover art by John Severin. Untitled Western Kid story, art by John Romita. The Tin Star text story. Western Kid story, art by John Romita. The Kid's Last Stand!, art by John Romita. Crisis In Laredo, art by Alfonso Greene. Flaming Six-Guns!, art by John Romita. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #21
    Western Outlaws (1954 Atlas) 21
    • Water damage.

    Edited by Stan Lee. Cover by Fred Kida and Carl Burgos (alterations). Stories by Joe Sinnott, John Severin, Frank Bolle, Syd Shores, Al Eadeh, Bob Forgione, and Jack Abel. Cowboys, bad guys, brawls and gunfights—these are rough rawhide tales of Western Outlaws! 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #710
    Wide World (UK Edition 1898 George Newnes Ltd) Pulp 710

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    Issue #710 - Aug. 1957. A collection of stories with art and photographs from all over the world. 7-in. x 9 3/4-in., 88 Pages, B&W.

  • Vol. 20 #11
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  • Issue #92
    Wonder Woman (1942 1st Series DC) 92
    • Restored: C1
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case; Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Restoration includes: small amount of color touch on cover.
    • Label #2138128011
    • 4 1/2" Cumulative spine split.
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    Cover pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Mike Esposito. "The Disappearing Train," script by Robert Kanigher, art by Harry G. Peter; Steve and Diana are kidnapped into another dimension. "The Revolt of the Winged Robot," script by Robert Kanigher, art by Harry G. Peter; Angle Man uses Wonder Woman's taped voice to gain control of her robot plane. The Female Robinson Crusoe article. "The Circus of Mystery," script by Robert Kanigher, art by Harry G. Peter; A circus advertises Wonder Woman as a star, and when the real Wonder Woman challenges the fake, the Ringmaster challenges her to prove it. Peg humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #44
    Woody Woodpecker (1952 Dell/Gold Key) 44

    Walter Lantz' Woody Woodpecker. Stories by unknown. Art by unknown. Featuring the tales "The Case of the Pilfered Pines," "Flying's For the Birds" and "Practically Joked"! Also: Homer Pigeon in "Trunk Trouble"! And: Chilly Willy in the 1-page text story "The Last Laugh"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #8
    World of Fantasy (1956) 8

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    "She Lives Again!" (art by Joe Orlando), "Whose Face Have I," "Cell #35-A" (art by Al Eaden), "The Mark of X!" (art by Matt Fox), "The Secret of the Black Cloud!" (art by Dave Berg), "The Girl You Must Not See!" (art by John Forte), and a two-page text story, "Hidden Mountain." Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #89
    World's Finest (1941) 89
    Published Aug 1957 by DC.

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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Stan Kaye. The Club of Heroes starring Superman and Batman, script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Stan Kaye; John Mayhew brings the Club of Heroes together and will give them a headquarters, but they must select a chairman for the club; The Heroes decide that the hero who performs the most good deeds will become chairman. Binky Shows "How to Make New Friends!" public service announcement starring Binky, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bob Oksner. The Legend of the Keeper of the Winds starring The Arrow Maker, art by Jim McArdle. Video Laffs humor half-pager by Harry Lampert. Ollie humor page by Henry Boltinoff. How to Become an Expert Softball Player text article. The Strange Circus of Mr. Sinistro starring Green Arrow, art by George Papp. 2nd Appearance of The Batmen of All Nations. (The Batmen of All Nations made their first modern age appearance in Batman #667-669.) 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 37 #9
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  • Issue #12
    Wyatt Earp (1955 Atlas/Marvel) 12

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    Cover art by Joe Maneely. Frame-Up In Fresno starring Wyatt Earp, art by Dick Ayers. The Cloaked Figure text story. Guns Along the Rio Grande starring Wyatt Earp, art by Dick Ayers. The Man Who Out-Drew Wyatt starring Wyatt Earp, art by Dick Ayers. A Handful of Bullets, art by Al Williamson. A Town Tamer starring Wyatt Earp, art by Dick Ayers. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.