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Comic books October 1960

  • Issue #10
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    Published Oct 1960 by 7-UP.

    7-Up Sam Vol. 05 (1960) "Spectacular Sells 7-Up" is an in-house promotional comic published by 7-Up. Featuring comic strip advertising art by Vic Herman, the creator of the 7 Up Sam institutional promotional campaign for 7 Up. Learn how NARGUS's "Spectacular" program mean increase in sales of 7-Up all over the country. This issue also feature the story "Bagging Bigger 7-Up Sales." 8 pages, fullcolor, 7-in x 10-in.

  • Issue #269
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 269
    Published Oct 1960 by DC.
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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Stan Kaye. "The Truth Mirror!", script by Jerry Siegel, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Stan Kaye; Lois receives a magic mirror from her uncle that reveals a person's true nature; She uses it to find out Superman is really Clark Kent, but Superman then tricks her into believing that the mirror does not always work. One-page Tricksy story by Henry Boltinoff. "Supergirl's First Romance!", script by Jerry Siegel, art by Jim Mooney; Supergirl is called upon by Lori Lemaris to help Atlantis from a disaster. There, she falls in love with a merboy, Jerro. 36 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #277
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 277
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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Stan Kaye. The Duel for Earth, script by Jerry Siegel, art by George Papp; Superboy has to stop an alien invasion of Earth by agreeing to a duel. Tricksy humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Underwater Olympics!, script by Robert Bernstein, art by Ramona Fradon; Aquaman and Aqualad hold an underwater Olympics; Aquaman's team "loses" to prevent kryptonite discovery. The Man-Ape's Mercy Mission starring Congorilla, script by Robert Bernstein, art by Howard Sherman. 36 pages. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #65
    Adventures of Bob Hope (1950) 65

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  • Issue #52EAST
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    East Coast Edition. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #52WEST
    Adventures of the Big Boy (1956) 52WEST

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    West Coast Edition. "The Secret of the Sea-Dragon" Part 1. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #20
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  • Issue #21
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  • Issue #22
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  • Issue #23
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  • Issue #24
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  • Issue #81
    All American Men of War (1952) 81
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    "Ghost Ship of Two Wars" and "Time Bomb Trench!" Edited by Robert Kanigher. Cover by Russ Heath. Stories by Robert Kanigher, Irv Novick, Morris Waldinger, Tom Nicolisi, Bob Haney, and Jack Abel. Adventure tales of war and the military, including some humor—go into combat with All American Men of War! 36 pages, full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 34 #10
    Amazing Stories (1926 Pulp) Vol. 34 #10

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    October 1960. Cover by Alex Schomburg. Science Fiction stories by Clifford Simak, A. Bertram Chandler, J. F. Bone, and Theodore L. Thomas. Science article by Lester Del Rey. Illustrations by Virgil Finlay, Bernklau, and Ed Emshwiller. Pulp digest; 5 1/2" x 7 1/2"; 146 pages. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 66 #2
    Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact (1960) Vol. 66 #2

    October 1960. First issue with this title, "Analog Science Fact & Fiction" (previously "Astounding Stories/Astounding Science Fiction"). Stories: "The Lost Kafoozalum" by Pauline Ashwell, "Combat" by Mack Reynolds, "Satellite System" by H.B. Fyfe, "Psichopath" by Darrel T. Langart, and "Thiotimoline and the Space Age" by Isaac Asimov. Science Fact article, "The Self-Repairing Robot" by John W. Campbell. Illustrations by Schoenherr, Summers, and van Dongen. Softcover, 5.5-in. x 7.5-in.; 178 newsprint pages, B&W. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #51
    Andy Panda (1953 Dell) 51

    Walter Lantz' Andy Panda. Cover by Harvey Eisenberg. Stories by Don R. Christensen and various. Art by Phil de Lara, Pete Alvarado, Steve Steere, Vivie Risto and John Carey. Featuring the tales "Crisis at Cascade Canyon," "In the Swim" and "The Golf Course Case," plus the 1-page story "Up a Tree"! Starring Andy Panda, Charlie Chicken, Gorilla Grunz, Mister Mapes, Wally Walrus, Phillip Marble and Miranda Panda! Also: Chilly Willy in "Armchair Detective"! And: Homer Pigeon in the 1-page text story "A Lodge-ical Name"! Starring Homer Pigeon, Red Cardinal and Sterling the starling! Plus: Woody Woodpecker in the 1-page story "Baseball Bumps"! Starring Woody Woodpecker and Knothead! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #8
    Archie Giant Series (1954) 8

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    Betty & Veronica Summer Fun Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #58
    Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica (1951) 58

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    Cover art by Bob White. Happy Hallucination, script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Rudy Lapick; Betty pleads with Veronica to occupy Archie while she gets the fender on Archie's jalopy fixed. The Saga Of Stag Island, script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Rudy Lapick; The boys set up shop on an island in the river and declare it a males only island; Veronica takes it as a personal challenge to bust it up. Batter Up, script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Rudy Lapick; Betty and Veronica try to explain tennis to Jughead. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #50
    Archie's Joke Book (1953) 50

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  • Issue #8
    Archie's Madhouse (1959) 8

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    "Small Small World," art by Samm Schwartz; Archie shows us the problems of teenagers in other countries, such as Italy, Peru, Spain, and Russia. "Educational Comics...", pencils by Bob White; A typical Archie story is given, only this time, the characters interrupt the dialogue with relevant educational facts. "The Devil In You," pencils by Bob White; Jughead shows us what characters say and the insults they're thinking. "If Teen-Agers Ran The Treasury," pencils by Bob White; Veronica shows us the changes that would made if teenagers ran the Treasury, including making the Treasury building to a piggy bank, creating two national allowance days per week, and putting teen idols (and Clyde Diddit) on currency. "Well, Just Once I'd Like To Hear...," pencils by Bob White; Archie points out what it would be like if people said the opposite of what was expected of them; for example, a beatnik that admits his poetry is bad. "The Discovery Of (UGH) Teen-Agers!" featuring Mr. Weatherbee, pencils by Bob White; The discovery by cavemen of numbers, ages, and teenagers. Betty and Veronica Summer Fun ad. 36 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #27
    Baby Huey the Baby Giant (1956) 27
  • Issue #135
    Batman (1940) 135
    Tags: Batman
    Published Oct 1960 by DC.
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    • Cover detached. Water damage. Rusty staples and mold.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
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    Cover pencils by Dick Dillin and Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Sheldon Moldoff. "Crimes of the Wheel," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; The Dynamic Duo break up a gambling ring headed by "Wheels" Foster, but he manages to escape and threatens to kill the Caped Crusaders with a giant roulette wheel and its giant steel ball. How Are Your Shopping Manners? public service announcement, art by Bernard Baily. "The Return of the Second Batman and Robin Team," script by Bill Finger, art by Sheldon Moldoff; Batman's old foe, John Crandall, is released from jail and vows to destroy anything that is a monument to the Caped Crusader, and begins by captured the new Batman and Robin team. "The Menace of the Sky Creature," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Two crooks come into possession of a sorcerer's lantern that can summon a mysterious sky creature and they use that being to battle the Caped Crusaders. One-page Warden Willis story by Henry Boltinoff. Full-page ad for Justice League of America # 1. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #32
    Battlefield Action (1957) 32
  • Issue #6
    Beep Beep The Road Runner (1960 Dell) 6

    Comic book adventures of the famous Warner Bros. cartoon characters The Road Runner and Wile E. Coyote. The Road Runner in "The Appetite Fright," "The Caught Coyote," "Seeing Isn't Believing," and "Escape Scrape." Issue also has one-page gag strips, one-page text feature "Puppy Pranks," and Daffy Duck in "Ducking the Duck." No story/art credits given. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #153
    Blackhawk (1944 1st Series) 153

    Cover by Dick Dillin & Sheldon Moldoff. Stories by Dave Wood?, Jack Miller? and Robert Bernstein? Art by Dick Dillin, Charles Cuidera and Sheldon Moldoff. Three stories! "The Boomerang Master" - Andre has to bail out when his jet has engine trouble. When the rest of the Blackhawks go to the uncharted Pacific island to rescue him, they find their way blocked by a costumed man with an array of deadly boomerangs. Plus: "The Blackhawk in the Iron Mask" - Chuck returns from a mission wearing an iron mask that he can't take off. And: "Operation Deep Freeze" - Scientists in the Antarctic discover a lost tribe of gorilla-like beasts. Also: 1-page text story "Slide For Life" - American prisoners of war get a chance for freedom when their captain competes in a sumo wrestling match. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #141
    Blondie (1947 McKay/Harvey/King/Charlton) 141
  • Issue #64
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    Edited by Betty Sears. Featuring some comic content. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 7 1/2-in., 122 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #26
    Casper the Friendly Ghost (1958 3rd Series Harvey) 26

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  • Issue #7
    Casper's Ghostland (1958) 7

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  • Issue #1
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    Weekly tabloid - 20 Pages

  • Issue #568
    Classics Illustrated Junior (1953 - 1971 1st Print) 568

    Painted cover art by L. B. Cole. "The Happy Hedgehog" Brothers Grimm story, art by George Peltz; A man has money and land, but he had no children with his wife; People make fun of him, so he says, "I will have a child, even if it is a hedgehog." "The Mouse, the Frog and the Hawk"Aesop's Fables story, art by George Peltz; A Mouse and a Frog strike up a friendship; The Mouse lives entirely on land, but the Frog is equally at home on land or in the water; In order that they might never be separated, the Frog ties himself and the Mouse together by the leg with a piece of thread; a hawk spots them. "There Was an Old Man of the Dee," art by George Peltz; illustrated Edward Lear limerick. Article on The Buffalo, art by Norman Nodel. Color This Picture with Crayons page, art by George Peltz. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #568
    Classics Illustrated Junior (1953 - 1971 Reprint) 568

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    The Happy Hedgehog. NOTE: We do not currently differentiate between HRN 576 copies and other HRN #'s of Classics Illustrated Junior reprints. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #569
    Classics Illustrated Junior (1953 - 1971 Reprint) 569

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    The Three Giants. NOTE: We do not currently differentiate between HRN 576 copies and other HRN #'s of Classics Illustrated Junior reprints. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #16
    Cracked (1958 Major Magazine) 16

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    Art by John Severin, Jack Davis, and Jerry Kirschen. Davis cover. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #116
    Dagwood Comics (1950) 116
  • Issue #7
    Date with Millie (1959 2nd series) 7
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  • Issue #35
    Dell Giant (1959) 35
    Published Oct 1960 by Dell.

    Huey, Dewey and Louie Back to School (October 1960). Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #36
    Dell Giant (1959) 36
    Published Oct 1960 by Dell.

    Little Lulu and Witch Hazel Halloween Fun (October 1960). Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #46
    Dennis the Menace (1953 Standard/Pines/Haliden/Fawcett) 46

    Cover art by Al Wiseman. A profile of various Dennis the Menace fans. Master Mitchell Music Maker, script by Fred Toole, art by Al Wiseman. Dog Daze, script by Fred Toole, art by Al Wiseman. Reprints of daily Dennis the Menace cartoons by Hank Ketcham. A Grampa Story, art by Al Wiseman; Grampa tells a tall tale about living in Death Valley. High Finance starring Dennis the Menace, script by Fred Toole, art by Al Wiseman. A multiple choice Dennis quiz. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #284
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 284
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    Cover art by Sheldon Moldoff. "The Negative Batman" starring Batman and Robin, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Batman is struck by the rays of a criminal scientist's camera-weapon, which turns him into a "negative Batman," vulnerable to light and possibly doomed to die in a few days' time; As a last resort, Batman prepares a trap for the criminal, who uses his camera on Batman a second time, unknowingly; As soon as he is returned to normal, Batman uses his Robot, painted as a negative in order to trick the villains and destroy the atomic camera. How Are Your Shopping Manners? public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bernard Baily. "Roy Raymond's Deadly Powers" starring Roy Raymond TV Detective, script by Jack Miller, art by Ruben Moreira; Roy vs. Lucky Morana. "The Courtship of J'onn J'onzz" starring John Jones Manhunter from Mars, art by Joe Certa; After consulting a fortune teller Diane does all kinds of crazy things to get Jones to notice her. 32 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #142
    Dick Tracy Monthly (1948-1961) 142

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  • Issue #73
    Donald Duck (1940 Dell/Gold Key/Whitman/Gladstone) 73

    Cover by Carl Barks. Stories by Bob Gregory, Vic Lockman and unknown. Art by Tony Strobl, Jack Bradbury and John Liggera. Donald Duck is featured in "Riverboat Shuffle," plus the back-up story "Sports Car Rally"! Also: 1-pager "No Sale"! Plus: Goofy in "Triple Threat Man"! And: 1-page Big Bad Wolf text story "Rough Roundup"! Characters in this issue: Donald Duck, Huey, Dewey, Louie, Uncle Scrooge, Gladstone Gander, Daisy Duck, Goofy, Gilbert, Big Bad Wolf, Li'l Bad Wolf and the Three Little Pigs. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 9 #10
    Fantastic (1952 Pulp) Vol. 9 #10

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    October 1960. 5.5-in. x 7.75-in.; black and white; 130 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 19 #4
    Fantasy and Science Fiction (1949 Mercury Digest) Vol. 19 #4

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    Cover by Chesley Bonestell. Fantasy and science fiction stories by James Blish, Allen Drury, Arthur C. Clarke, Poul Anderson, Richard Matheson, Katherine Maclean, Howard Fast, Grendel Briarton, Wade Miller, Philip Jose Farmer. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 7 1/2-in., 128 pages, black and white (text). Cover price $0.40.

  • Vol. 13 #10
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    Volume 13 - Number 10, October 1960. Pulp magazine devoted to exploring the paranormal. Articles include Three Secrets for your Adventure in Faith by Marcus Bach, Peter Hurkos and the Jackson Family Murders by Curtis Fuller, and {hotographrs Analyse UFO Pictures by Harlan Wilson. Stories include Aunt Caroline's Tryst with Death by Peggy Maurine Gregson, The Day My Premonitions Came True by Israel J. Weinstein, and Espanta - Dread Curse of the Zapotecs by Henry J. Santon. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 7 1/2-in., 130 page, Text (with B&W Illustrations and Photos). Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #23
    Fightin' Air Force (1956) 23

    Cover by Sam Glanzman. Stories by Joe Gill? Art by Bill Molno, Rocke Mastroserio?, Vince Alascia and Sam Glanzman. Featuring: "The Live Coward"; "Each Time They Die"; and "The Boys Upstairs"! Plus: 2-page text story "Can Do!" 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #91
    Forbidden Worlds (1952) 91

    "Bud's Birthday Presents!" (script by Richard Hughes as "Shane O'Shea"; art by Paul Reinman), "The Image Maker!" (script by Hughes as "Zev Zimmer"; art by Pete Costanza), and "Condemned by the Crystal" (art by Ogden Whitney). Whitney cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1138
    Four Color (1942 Series 2) 1138

    Indicia title is "THE REBEL, No. 1138." Based on "The Rebel" TV series. Photo cover of Johnny Yuma (as played by Nick Adams). Black Eagle; Three outlaws try to get Johnny Yuma to join them; When he refuses, they become bitter enemies. Johnny Yuma's Orphan; Johnny rescues an Apache boy from bullying cowboys, but doesn't know what to do with the boy. Quantrill's Raiders fact page; overview of Quantrill's Raiders, a band of Confederate guerrillas, some of whom later became an outlaw gang. Meat Hunters fact page; How the railroads provided meat to their track-laying crews in the Old West. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1139
    Four Color (1942 Series 2) 1139
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    Indicia title is "SPARTACUS, No. 1139." Based on the 1960 movie "Spartacus." Photo cover of Spartacus (as played by Kirk Douglas). Spartacus, script by Dalton Trumbo (screenplay) and Gaylord Du Bois (comic adaptation), pencils by John Buscema, inks by John Buscema (pages 1-10) and Mike Peppe (pages 11-32); Spartacus, a gladiator, leads a slave revolt against the Roman Empire. Military Leaders of the Later Roman Republic fact page, script by Gaylord Du Bois, pencils by John Buscema; short biographies of three Roman leaders. Photos from the film on the back cover. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 19 #1
    Galaxy Science Fiction (1950 pulp/digest) Vol. 19 #1

    October 1960. Cover by Mel Hunter. Stories: "World In A Bottle" by Allen Kim Lang, "The Stentorii Luggage" by Neal Barrett, Jr., "The Immortals" by David Duncan, "The Hills of Home" by Alfred Coppel, "Beach Scene" by Marshall King, "The Imitation of Earth" by James Stamers, "Cry Snooker" by Andrew Fetler, "A Fall of Glass" by Stanley R. Lee, and "The Hours Are Good" by Gordon R. Dickson. Non-Fact Article: "Origins of the Galactic Short-Snorter" by Edward Wellen. Illustrations by Dick Francis, Dillon, Carter, and Wallace Wood. Softcover Pulp Digest, 5-in. x 7-in.; 194 Pages, B&W. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #84
    GI Combat (1952) 84
    Published Oct 1960 by DC.

    Cover by Joe Kubert and Jack Adler (washtone). Written by Robert Kanigher and Bob Haney. Art by Ross Andru, Jack Abel and Mike Esposito. Back by popular request -- the TNT Trio (Big Al, Little Al and Charlie Cigar) in "Dog Company is Holding" by Robert Kanigher, Ross Andru and Mike Esposito. Also: "Skipper of the Doomed Duck!" by Bob Haney and Jack Abel. And: "The Third One is Fatal!" by Haney and Abel. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.