Auction in progress, bid now! Weekly Auction ends Monday October 22!

Comic books June 1961

  • Issue #7B
    Dennis the Menace in Hollywood (1959 Giants) 7B

    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.

    # 7 on cover. Says 2nd Large Printing at top. Summer 1961. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #292
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 292
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($9.00) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    Cover art by Sheldon Moldoff. "The Colossus of Gotham City" starring Batman and Robin, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; While pursuing criminal Rockets Rogan, Batman gets a whiff of a strange gas that transforms him into a giant; Batman and Robin are forced to contact Batwoman to help them capture the criminals; Unfortunately, when Bruce Wayne is forced to cancel a date with Kathy Kane, Batwoman becomes suspicious and thinks that Bruce Wayne is Batman; Meanwhile, Rockets Rogan and his gang have surrounded the giant Batman on his hideout outside Gotham and they capture him with the ultimate intention of learning his secret identity. Parent's Have Rights, Too! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bernard Baily. "The Man Who Unearthed Doom!" starring Roy Raymond TV Detective, art by Ruben Moreira; Roy vs. Gus Verdon. Lefty Looie humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Ex-Convicts Club starring John Jones Manhunter from Mars, art by Joe Certa; A group of ex-convicts form a club to prove they've gone straight, but then appear to be committing crimes again. 32 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #77
    Donald Duck (1940 Dell/Gold Key/Whitman/Gladstone) 77

    Cover by Carl Barks. Stories by Vic Lockman and unknown. Art by Tony Strobl, Jack Bradbury, Pete Alvarado, John Liggera and Steve Steere. Donald Duck is featured in "Ducking Out," "Sign Wizard" and "Date with a Dragon"! Plus: Goofy in "The Patty Cake Kid"! And: 1-page Big Bad Wolf text story "The Snooper Blooper"! Characters in this issue: Donald Duck, Huey, Dewey, Louie, Uncle Scrooge, Daisy Duck, Goofy, Gilbert, Big Bad Wolf and Li'l Bad Wolf. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Vol. 12 #22
    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. 12 #23
    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. 12 #24
    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. 12 #25
    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 #3
    ERB-dom (1960 Burroughs Fanzine) 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.

    ERB-dom was one of the best fanzines focusing on Tarzan creator Edgar Rice Burroughs. Issue #3 includes the following articles: In Memory of Alfred Guillory Jr., A Discussion on Burroughs, Tarzan on the Turntables, addresses for other Burroughs fanzines, and The Throwback (a comparative review). 9 pgs. June, 1961. Edited and published by Camille Cazedessus. Cover art by Horvath.

  • Issue #12
    Famous Monsters of Filmland (1958) Magazine 12
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.85) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 1 1/2" Cumulative spine split.

    Features in this issue include: "Fang Mail" (which includes a letter by Bert I. Gordon); an overview of robot films; an FM obituary of Bride of Frankenstein star Earnest Thesiger; a preview and synopsis of Curse of the Werewolf; the debut of "Inside Darkest Acula" (in which Forry critiques I was a Teenage Frankenstein); and more. Basil Gogos painted the cover, which depicts Oliver Reed as the monster in Hammer's Curse of the Werewolf. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 10 #6
    Fantastic (1952 Pulp) Vol. 10 #6

    Volume 10, Issue 6 - June 1961. Features "The Cosmic Relic" by E. R. Russell, and "The Face in the Mask!" 5.5-in. x 7.75-in.; black and white; 130 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 14 #6
    Fate Magazine (1948-Present Clark Publishing) A Pulp Digest Vol. 14 #6

    Volume 14 - Number 6, June 1961. Pulp magazine devoted to exploring the paranormal. Articles include Sun, Moon, and Earth Wind your Biological Clock by Paul Foght, Healing Energy called "Orgone" by Walter Edwards, and Gurdjieff, Teach of the Occult by Ellery Lanier. Stories include The Hanging Tree's Eight Victims by Bernard Molohon, Werewolves in Thailand by Ormond McGill, and A Dirge For Father De la Brosse. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 7 1/2-in., 130 page, Text (with B&W Illustrations and Photos). Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #27
    Fightin' Air Force (1956) 27
  • Issue #121
    Flash (1959 1st Series DC) 121
    Published Jun 1961 by DC.
    • Staples added (not manufacturing). 1/2" Spine split from top of comic. Staple rust.
    • Cover detached at one staple. 3/4" spine split from top of comic.
    • Cover detached. Centerfold detached at one staple. Water damage.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.17) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Cover detached.

    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Joe Giella. The Trickster Strikes Back!, script by John Broome, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Joe Giella; the Trickster breaks out of jail and begins a crime rampage. Secret of the Stolen Blueprint!, script by John Broome, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Murphy Anderson; Barry goes to his college reunion and must help his ex-roommate recover stolen blueprints. Letter to the editor from Funky Winkerbean artist Tom Batiuk. Infantino/Giella cover. Palisades Amusement Park ad with Superman. Flash Facts filler page. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #96
    Forbidden Worlds (1952) 96

    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 Kurt Schaffenberger. Edited by Richard E. Hughes. Stories by Richard Hughes, credited as Pierre Alonzo and Brad Everson. Art by John Forte, Jack Sparling, and Ken Landau. An anthology series featuring tales of fantasy and science fiction adventure from legendary early independent comics publisher ACG. The legend of the good witch of Salem; An explorer finds an ancient golden city under the Antarctic ice, then loses it again; The captain of an interstellar vessel decides to explore the forbidden Xenon quadrant. Cover by Superman and Lois Lane artist Kurt Schaffenberger. The Legend of the Good Witch!; Your Future in the Clouds; Golden City!; Welcome to Xenon! 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1193
    Four Color (1942 Series 2) UK Edition 1193

    Indicia title is "THE REAL McCOYS, No. 1193." Based on "The Real McCoys" TV series. Photo cover of Grandpa Amos McCoy(as played by Walter Brennan), Luke McCoy (Richard Crenna, photo), and Kate McCoy (Kathleen Nolan). Old-Fashioned Law, art by Sparky Moore; Grandpa Amos and elderly former sheriff Ezra Carney join forces to track down crooks when Ezra's car is stolen. No Money Down, art by Sparky Moore; Kate McCoy wins a 30-day stay for the family in an ultra-modern house. 36 pgs

  • Vol. 19 #5
    Galaxy Science Fiction (1950 pulp/digest) Vol. 19 #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.

    June 1961. Cover by Wenzel. Stories: "Farmer" by Mack Reynolds, "The Weirdest World" by R.A. Lafferty, "Mother Hitton's Littul Kittons" by Cordwainer Smith, "A-W-F Unlimited" by Frank Herbert, "The Graybes of Raath" by Neal Barrett, Jr., "A Gentle Dying" by Frederik Pohl and C.M. Kornbluth, "Breakdown" by Herbert D. Kastle, "My Object All Sublime" by Poul Anderson, and "The Long Way Home" by Fred Saberhagen. Softcover Pulp Digest, 5-in. x 7-in.; 194 Pages, B&W. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #79
    Girls' Love Stories (1949) 79

    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.

    Featuring: 7 page story "The Look of Love" drawn by Tony Abruzzo and Bernard Sachs; 7 page story "I Bet My Heart" drawn by Werner Roth and Bill Draut; 1 page story "Romance in Fashion"; 7 page story "A Fool in Love!" pencilled by John Forte; 2 page From Barbara Miles, with Love letters page; 7 page story "Love Out of Season" drawn by John Romita, Sr.; 1 page story "Charm in Romance" pencilled by John Forte. Cover by John Romita, Sr. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #6
    Green Lantern (1960-1988 1st Series DC) 6
    • Staples added (not manufacturing).
    • Cover detached.
    • Tape along spine, staples added (not manufacturing).
    • 6" cumulative spine split.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($10.47) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #690460-004
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($8.10) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1396815008
    Auction opens October 22
    Auction opens October 29
    • Centerfold detached at one staple. 3" Spine split from top.

    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Joe Giella. House ad for DC holding the line on their comics at 10 cents. The World of Living Phantoms!, script by John Broome, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Joe Giella; When Tomar Re has emergencies on two planets at the same time he has to call Hal Jordan to come help. Hal travels to the planet Aku and stops a revolt by the thought images of the original alien race. Hal then travels to Tomar Re's homeworld and helps him fight off an alien invasion. House ad for Showcase #32, art by Nick Cardy. How's Your Eye-Q? public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bernard Baily. It's Hard To Believe But fact page by Julius Schwartz. House ad for Mystery in Space #67, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Joe Giella. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Gridley Wave (1959) Fanzine 3

    Tarzan newsletter by Vernell Coriell. John Harwood bio, "At the Book's Core" fiction by William Gilmour. 7-in. x 9 3/4-in. 8 Pages B&W.

  • Issue #45
    Harvey Hits (1958) 45
    Published Jun 1961 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.

    Casper and Nightmare Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #9
    Have Gun Will Travel (1960) 9

    Photo Cover of Paladin (as played by Richard Boone). Stories by Paul S. Newman. Art by Giovanni Ticci and Alberto Giolitti. Have Gun, Will Travel stories "Captured" and "The Dead Man's Message"! Plus: Ned West, Gunsmith story "Repeating Rifles" with pencils by Gil Kane; 1-page text story "The Golden Trail" with art by Tom Gill; and the 1-page text article "The Theater Out West" with pencils by Gil Kane! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #11
    Help! (1960) Magazine 11

    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.

    June 1961. This issue: Girls & Broadway Auditions with Jack Carter, The Big Fight - Championship Humor by Jack Davis, Funny Things on Old Comic Strips and Monkeys and Water Closets. Original cover price: $0.35. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #65
    Henry (1948 Dell) 65
    Published Jun 1961 by Dell.

    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 #A-2
    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.

    Summer 1961 Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #7
    High School Confidential Diary (1960) 7
  • Issue #52
    Hot Rods and Racing Cars (1951) 52

    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 #36
    Hot Stuff (1957 Harvey) 36
  • Issue #111
    House of Mystery (1951-1983 1st Series) 111
    • 6" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached.

    Cover pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Sheldon Moldoff. "The Return of the Sorcerer's Satellite!", pencils by Carmine Infantino and Mort Meskin, inks by George Roussos; Astronauts retrieve a mysterious satellite which appears to have been launched from China hundreds of years earlier, and a dangerous magician emerges who demands gold. One-page The Magic Genie story by Henry Boltinoff. "Parents Have Rights, Too!" public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bernard Baily; Bob convinces his sister Laurie that she should be more considerate of their parents. Rip Hunter... Time Master ad. "The Man With the Double Destiny" text story. "Operation Beast-Slayer," art by Nick Cardy; A long-buried giant creature is freed and goes on a rampage, and the clue to subduing him is found on ancient cave paintings. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #45
    House of Secrets (1956 1st Series) 45

    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 pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Sheldon Moldoff. "The Dooms from Kyro's Cave," art by Howard Purcell; Two geologists stumble upon the ancient lab of an alchemist and accidentally release his curse. One-page Dr. Floogle story by Henry Boltinoff. "Parents Have Rights, Too!" public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bernard Baily; Bob convinces his sister Laurie that she should be more considerate of their parents. "The Secret of the Sinister Structures," art by Bill Ely; A scientist mysteriously builds strange structures including a giant automatic pistol and a bow and arrow but won't tell anybody the reason. "Behind the Dungeon Door" text story. "Destiny of Dooms," pencils by Mort Meskin, inks by George Roussos; Mark and Elsa meet a Professor Volo who claims to have a camera that sees the future; Mark scoffs at the idea and accuses the Prof of perpetuating a hoax; So Volo sics a big monster on them. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #11
    Huckleberry Hound (1959 Dell/Gold Key) 11
  • Vol. 23 #8
    Jack and Jill (1938) Vol. 23 #8
    Published Jun 1961 by Curtis.

    Volume 23, Issue 8 - June 1961. Children's activity and story magazine. 66 Pages. PC/PB&W. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #69
    Journey into Mystery (1952) 69
    • 1.5" Cumulative spine split. Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($4.05) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Cover coming loose at one staple.

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. "I Was Captured by...Korilla!," pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; A cab driver uncovers an alien plotting an invasion of Earth. "The Iron Giant!," art by Paul Reinman; A train conductor in the Old West, who loves his locomotive, is robbed by bandits and left in the wilderness to die, but the bandits are chased to justice by the suddenly-animated locomotive. "When Darkness Falls!!," art by Steve Ditko; A man sees mannequins move during the business hours of the store, and stays until closing. When the mannequins step down from their positions he berates them for nearly being caught, since he was another living mannequin all along. 36 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #73
    Jughead (1949 1st Series) 73

    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.

    "Backfire," art by Samm Schwartz; Jughead meets Judy, who dislikes boys as much as Jughead dislikes girls; The two hit it off, but make the mistake of kissing, which has no effect on Jughead. "Lazy Man's Work," art by Samm Schwartz; Jughead uses wordplay to get Archie and Reggie to buy hamburgers for him. Archie Annual ad. "The Band Played On," art by Samm Schwartz; Jughead has a large rubber band to hold his books together; However, no matter what he does, the band snaps free and lands on Mr. Weatherbee's nose. "Don't Call Us," art by Samm Schwartz; Archie makes the mistake of using Veronica's phone to make a date with Betty. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #6
    Junior Partners Vol. 3 (1961) 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 #11
    Kathy (1959 2nd Series) 11

    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 #15
    Katy Keene Pinup Parade (1955) 15
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.77) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    Bill Woggon cover and art. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #29
    Kid Montana (1957) 29

    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 #84
    Lash Larue Western (1949 Fawcett/Charlton) 84
  • Issue #53
    Lassie (1950) 53

    First 15-cent cover price. Lassie and Timmy [as portrayed by Jon Provost] photo cover. The Tunnel, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Bob Fujitani; Timmy and Lassie become trapped in a tunnel beneath a museum. The Invisible Enemy, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Bob Fujitani; The Martins suffer carbon monoxide poisoning. Bonanza text story. Blaze Strikes Back, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Till Goodan; Blaze is attacked by another horse on the polo grounds. The Cloven Hoof, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Bob Fujitani; Paul saves a neighbor from electrocution. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #123
    Laugh Comics (1946 1st Series) 123
    • 2" cumulative spine split.

    "Mellow Drama"; Archie directs an old-fashioned melodrama (complete with chase on ice floes) for a class project involving Jughead, Reggie, and Betty. "Hands Off," pencils by Dan DeCarlo; Mr. Lodge puts up a "No Trespassing" sign on his property. Betty decides that's a good idea and places a "Private Property" sign on Archie. Katy Keene Presents Kathleen Knippel's Fashion Show, four pages. "Lucki Red Dates K. O. Kelly," script by Bill Woggon; Linda Balos (plot), pencils by Bill Woggon and Linda Balos (layouts); While getting ready to leave on a date with K.O., Lucki loses one of her earrings. Archie Annual #13 ad. "The Charm Course!", script and art by Joe Edwards; Jinx has bracelets loaded with charms that she gets from gum machines. "Laugh It Up," pencils by Dan DeCarlo; Betty and Veronica have a case of the "giggles." 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #11
    Life with Millie (1960) 11
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.25) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
  • Issue #33
    Lil Genius (1954) 33
  • Issue #19610603
    No image available
    Published 1961 (est.) by IPC Magazines.

    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 #19610610
    No image available
    Published 1961 (est.) by IPC Magazines.

    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 #19610617
    No image available
    Published 1961 (est.) by IPC Magazines.

    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 #19610624
    No image available
    Published 1961 (est.) by IPC Magazines.

    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
    Little Archie (1956) 19

    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 Bob Bolling. The First Dance, script and art by Bob Bolling; Ronnie wants Little Archie to take her to a masquerade dance. Little Archie thinks dancing is "sissy stuff" and prefers to spend his time playing with a pigeon he caught. A Fish Story, script and art by Dexter Taylor; Fred shows Little Archie how he used to fish in the "good ol' days." The Big Shot, script and art by Dexter Taylor; The girls help Ambrose impress the Good Ol' Gang by making it look like he has a real ray gun that can destroy anything. A Cool Contest, script and art by Dexter Taylor; Ronnie can only take one boy to her father's country house, so she decides to settle it with a test: whoever has the courage to jump into the frozen Carson's Creek will win. 84 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #69
    Little Dot (1953 1st Series) 69

    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 Warren Kremer. "A Very Dotty Girl"; Cora is a rich girl who tries to outdo Dot in her love for dotted things. One-page Richie Rich story, art by Warren Kremer; Richie's expensive hobo costume makes Gloria think that a real homeless man must not need any money after all. "Uncle Splatter's Signs"; Dot causes trouble when she takes some of her uncle's signs and posts them in inappropriate places. School Bus Safety public service announcement featuring Casper the Friendly Ghost. "Re-Doing the Town"; Lotta daydreams about how she would improve her town with her great strength, but realizes that she would probably accidentally ruin a lot of things too. "Hats Off" text story. "Bee-to-Bee Talk" text story. "The Big Race"; Richie and his cousin Reggie compete in a soapbox derby race, but Reggie cheats to win. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #156
    Little Lulu (1948 Dell/Gold Key) 156

    Fifis Cousin Pierre; Fifis super strong cousin moves the Fellers clubhouse to Lulus back yard. Early to Bed; Lulu is baby-sitting for Tub and cant understand why he hasnt hidden any food. Saves the Day; Lulus pop does a Tom Sawyer and tricks the Fellers into painting his fence. Little Itchs Baby Cousin Bigbag; Lulu tells Alvin about how Itch gets the poor little girl to sit for her giant baby cousin. Lucky Day; Tubby tries to get rid of Chubby on his date with Gloria. One-page text story, Lulus Diry ("Diary"). 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #140
    Lone Ranger (1948 Dell) 140

    Photo cover of Clayton Moore as the Lone Ranger. Facts about how Indians broke wild horses to saddle. The Trap, art by Tom Gill; Outlaws try to get Dan Reid to take them to the Lone Ranger. The Sheep Killer, art by Tom Gill; The Lone Ranger must decide whether a man has been killing sheep. The Dangerous Escort, art by Tom Gill; A wildlife photographer holds the key to finding who stole a band of Indian horses. The Sign of Nanook, art by Jon Small; Young Hawk, Little Buck and Sea Eagle must decide whether to spend the winter in Malitok the Eskimo's village. Based on the popular Western TV series. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.