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Comic books December 1960

  • Issue #137
    TV Screen Cartoons (1959) 137
  • Issue #31
    Tweety and Sylvester (1954 Dell) 31

    Issue features Tweety and Sylvester in "The Frame Game," "Nighty Knight," and "Discontented Canary." Issue also has the Road Runner in "The Hired Hound," one-page gag strips, and a one-page text feature "Salt-Water Daffy." Story and art credits: unknown. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 2 #4
    Two-Fisted Detective Stories (1959-1960 Reese Publishing) Pulp Vol. 2 #4
  • Issue #51
    Two-Gun Kid (1948) 51
    Published Dec 1960 by Marvel.
    • Centerfold detached.

    Cover by John Severin. "Five Guns Against the Kid!", script by Stan Lee, art by John Severin; The Two-Gun Kid is in the town of Pecos Landing when a coach rides in; The driver claims that his coach was robbed and the shotgun rider was killed during the altercation. "My Gun for Hire!", script by Stan Lee, art by John Severin; The Two-Gun Kid is riding along the range when he is charged at by a posse of men who think that he is part of Jess Murdock's hired guns. "Tenderfoot" text story, art by Joe Maneely. "The Vengeance of Spade Corbell!", script by Stan Lee, art by Al Williamson. "The Kid Gets Gun-Shy!", script by Stan Lee, art by John Severin; The Two-Gun Kid is challenged to a draw by Caleb Hayes, yet another outlaw seeking to make a name for himself. 36 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #32
    Uncle Scrooge (1954 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone/Gemstone) 32
    • Tape within interior.

    Uncle Scrooge in "That's No Fable!" in which Scrooge's purchase of some Florida property leads into the legend of the Fountain of Youth and "Clothes Make the Duck." Issue also has Gyro Gearloose in "That Small Feeling," a one-page text feature "The Thinking Dog," and one-page gag strips. Stories by Carl Barks. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #56
    Unexpected (1956) 56
    Published Dec 1960 by DC.
    • Paper: Light tan to off white
    • 1 1/2" cumulative spine split.
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    Cover art by Bob Brown. Invaders From Earth, art by George Roussos. Dr. Floogle humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Children of Tomorrow! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bernard Baily. The Man of 1,000 Alien Faces starring the Human Chameleon, art by Howard Purcell. House ad for Superman Annual #2. Destination Infinity text story. Facts about astronomer Edward J. Pickering. Space Ranger's Super Girl Friend, art by Bob Brown; Space Ranger and his team go the planet Ular to rescue the kidnapped King Doro; A freak accident gives Myra temporary super-powers, which helps wrap up the case. Moolah the Mystic humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Unknown Worlds (1960) 4
    • 4 1/2" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached. Water damage.

    "Tale of a Traitor!" (script by Richard Hughes as "Kurato Osaki," art by John Forte), "Gilroy Was There!" (script by Hughes as "Zev Zimmer," art by Bill Walsh), "The Biggest Man in the World" (script by Hughes as "Shane O'Shea," art by Leo Morey), and "The Earth Froze at Noon!" (script by Hughes as "Pierre Alonzo," art by Ogden Whitney). Whitney cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #25
    Unusual Tales (1955) 25

    Cover art by Steve Ditko. "Castle of Fear," art by Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio; A castle, perfect for a film shoot, is inhabited by two Count Rudolfos. "Unkaben," Bill Molno, inks by Vince Alascia; A boy has an imaginary friend who does wonders with his toys, but is he really imaginary? "The Corner Drugstore," art by Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio (as RM); A man is cured by a prescription written by a pharmacist who hasn't been around for ten years. Death Did a Double" text story. "The Confederate Girl," art by Steve Ditko; Writer and debunker of Civil War ghost stories Hiram White encounters his own Civil War ghosts. "Frozen Terrors," pencils by Bill Molno, inks by Vince Alascia. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #13
    US Air Force Comics (1958) 13

    Cover by Sam Glanzman. Stories by unknown. Art by Sam Glanzman and unknown. This is the story of Major Ed Conlon...an important cog in our air defense command...and the important decision he had to make, a decision that affected the lives of millions in..."No Way Out"! Also featuring: "The Flight of Heroes"; "The Last Round"; and "The Canary Cage"! Plus: 2-page text story "Chou Conquest"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #243
    Walt Disney's Comics and Stories (1940 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone) 243

    Cover by Carl Barks. Stories by Carl Barks, Carl Fallberg and unknown. Art by Carl Barks, Paul Murry, Al Hubbard and Tony Strobl. Donald Duck stars in Carl Barks' "Turkey Trouble"! Plus: Mickey Mouse and Goofy in "Mickey's Strange Mission" (part 1 of 3); Chip 'n' Dale in "Size Rise"; Scamp in "Feathered Friend"; and 1-page Mickey Mouse text story "A Real Thanksgiving"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #39
    War at Sea (1957) 39

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    Cover by Sam Glanzman. Stories by Joe Gill? Art by Sam Glanzman and unknown. Featuring: "Punishment Command"; "The Rebel"; "Blocking The Slot"; and "The Expendable Man"! Plus: 2-page text story "Brainstorm in a Snowstorm"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Wendy the Good Little Witch (1960) 3

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    Cover by Warren Kremer has Wendy and Casper. Stories by unknown. Art by Howie Post and unknown. Wendy stars in: "The Sad Little Tree"; "The Giant Elf"; untitled 1-pager; and untitled 2-pager. Also in this issue: Witch Sisters in "Farm Frights"; Spooky in "BOOted Out"; and 1-page text stories "Peter the Singer" and "Music Maker"! Characters in this issue: Wendy; Thelma; Zelma; Velma; Howrie (introduction); Witch Olga (introduction); Spooky. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #84
    Western Comics (1948) 84
    Published Dec 1960 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Oxidation.

    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Joe Giella. The Gun-Trap on Signal Hill starring Matt Savage, Trail Boss, script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Joe Giella. The Man Who Could Throw Figure Eights starring the Wyoming Kid, script by Gardner Fox, art by Howard Sherman. The Other Pow Wow Smith, script by Gardner Fox, art by Carmine Infantino. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 1 #10
    Wildcat Adventures (1959-1964 Candar Publications) Vol. 1 #10

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  • Issue #64
    Woody Woodpecker (1947 Dell/Gold Key) 64

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    Walter Lantz' Woody Woodpecker. Stories by unknown. Art by unknown. Featuring the tales "The Cuckoo Clock Mystery," "Quiz Whiz" and "Rodeo Riot," plus the 1-page stories "Helpful Hand" (with Andy Panda) and "Keeping Fit"! Also: Homer Pigeon in "Sliding From Home"! And: Chilly Willy in the 1-page text story "A Real Cool Job"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #28
    World Around Us (1958-1961 Gilberton) 28
    • 1/4" Spine split

    Painted cover art. The Illustrated Story of Whaling illustration by Gray Morrow. "The Long Voyage," art by Gray Morrow; Thomas Beale sails (1831-1833) as surgeon aboard the whaler "Kent"; Details on the hunting, killing, and processing of whales. Various whale articles. "The Great Hunt," art by Gerald McCann; History of whaling from prehistoric times to its decline into a minor industry around 1900. "Yankee Whaling," pencils by Angelo Torres, inks by Al Williamson; History of the growth and decline of New England whaling, from Native times to around 1900. "Stove by a Whale," art by Bruno Premiani; A sperm whale stoves in the whaler "Essex," wrecking it beyond use; Only eight men survive the ordeal of making for South America in small boats. "Captain Larsen's Ship"; Captain Larsen develops the factory ships that revive the whaling industry. "An Episode of War" text story. "D-Day Part 2: Target Normandy," art by George Evans; Eisenhower leads preparations for the great invasion, as the Germans try to predict where the blow will fall. "The Red Planet Part 2: Mars is a World"; With the advent of the telescope, human understanding of Mars continually grows. "The World of Science: Jets in the Bathtub" activity page, art by Gray Morrow. 68 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #114
    World's Finest (1941) 114
    Published Dec 1960 by DC.
    • 1.5" tear on interior page.
    • Cover detached at one staple. Centerfold detached.
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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Stan Kaye. Captives of the Space Globes starring Superman and Batman, script by Jerry Coleman, pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Sheldon Moldoff; Alba takes Batman, Robin and Superman to his planet to help rid it of alien invaders. Children of Tomorrow! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bernard Baily; Article relates how sub-standard conditions affect children in the world and quotes the "UN Declaration Of The Rights Of A Child." The Human Space Dragon starring Tommy Tomorrow, script by Jack Miller, art by Jim Mooney. Green Arrow's Alien Ally, script by Ed Herron, art by Lee Elias; Green Arrow helps a pixie sized cop from another world capture a (too him) giant criminal. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #13
    Wyatt Earp (1958 Dell) 13

    Alex Toth art Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Young Love (1960/07-1961/05) Vol. 4 4

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    Dec 1960-Jan 1961. Part of Prize's romance lineup, produced by Captain America creators Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. A woman plays a dangerous game at work to see if her boss is attracted to her; Terry gets a makeover to become a model, but Fred thinks she's fine just the way she is; Joyce finds her dream man Mark suddenly growing cold and distant. All Boss; I Want to Be Beautiful; The Difference a Day Can Make; You Can't Live on Dreams; Styles; The Way They Met. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Young Romance Comics (1947-63) Vol. 14 1

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    Art by Bill Draut and others. The famed title that spawned a decades-long trend in romance comics, created and produced by Captain America creators Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. #109 on cover, Vol. 14 No. 1 in indicia. Redhead Patty is getting a little too much attention from her cousin's boyfriend Cal; Denny secretly loves Bart, but he only sees her as a friend; Abby is torn between square Roy and bad-boy Rafe. Neighborhood Guy; Nancy Hale Advice; The Girl Next Door; Ring Around the Paycheck; Your Voice; Unsteady Steady. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #12
    Zorro (1959 Dell) 12
    Published Dec 1960 by Dell.

    Art by Alex Toth and John Ushler. Photo cover features Guy Williams, star of Disney's Zorro TV series. Dell presents adventures of Johnston McCulley's masked avenger of Old California, based on the hit Walt Disney TV series. Zorro tries to protect a flower seller who witnessed a murder, shedding his mask to join her on a cross-country journey as Don Diego. Zorro acts to keep incompetent but useful Sergeant Garcia in his job. Alex Toth provides most of the art in this issue. The Runaway Witness; Land of Gold and Sunshine; The Padre's Welcome; Friend Indeed; Senor Gomez Hunts a Fox; Smugglers' Haven; Clash With Diego. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.10.