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Comic books April 1962

  • Issue #287
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 287
    Published Apr 1962 by DC.
    • Cover and centerfold detached (tape). Water damage.

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Sheldon Moldoff. "Perry White's Manhunt for Superman!", script by Robert Bernstein, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein; Superman must overcome the effects of Red Kryptonite which is giving him nightmares and stop Rava and the Superman Revenge Squad. Untitled Chief Hot Foot story by Henry Boltinoff. "Supergirl's Greatest Challenge!", script by Jerry Siegel, art by Jim Mooney; Supergirl helps out Legionnaires; then defeats Chameleon Men imposters. Letter to the editor from comics historian Jerry Bails. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #295
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 295
    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #1465450002

    The Duel of the Superboys!, script by Bill Finger, art by George Papp. Peg humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Kookie Super-Ape--Tales of the Bizarro World, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; Bizzaro-Titano wrestles Bizzaro-Lois; 1st Bizarro Titano. Varsity Vic humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Vol. 69 #2
    Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact (1960-Present Dell) Vol. 69 #2

    April 1962. Stories: "Mercenary" by Mack Reynolds, "A Slave is a Slave" by H. Beam Piper, "Toy Shop" by Harry Harrison, and "The Circuit Riders" by R.C. Fitzpatrick. Science Fact feature, "Suppressed Invention" by John W. Campbell. Cover by Schoenherr. Illustrations by Birmingham, Brey, and Schoenherr. Softcover, 5.5-in. x 7.5-in.; 178 newsprint pages, B&W. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #2
    Aquaman (1962 1st Series) 2
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1995861005

    Cover art by Nick Cardy. Captain Sykes' Deadly Missions, script by Jack Miller, art by Nick Cardy; Aquaman and Aqualad must find two treasures for Captain Sykes or he won't release the ship he has captured. Ollie humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Facts on Fish educational page by Henry Boltinoff. The Fastest Fish Alive article. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #47
    Atomic Mouse (1953 1st Series) 47
    • Tears on back cover.

    Last 10c cover-priced issue. Cover by Jon D'Agostino. Written by unknown. Art by Jon D'Agostino and unknown. Featuring: Atomic Mouse in "A Strange Blend" with art by Jon D'Agostino. Plus: Back-up stories "Downy, Down" and "A Watch-Puppy"! And: 2-page text story "Tanbark Speaks"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #12
    Beep Beep The Road Runner (1960-1962 Dell) 12

    Comic book adventures of the famous Warner Bros. cartoon characters The Road Runner and Wile E. Coyote. The Road Runner in "Mirage Barrage," "A Wily Device," "Air Scare," "Twisted Training," and "Ali Baba Beep." Issue also has one-page gag strips, one-page text feature "The Model Helper," and Daffy Duck in "Ducking Out." No story/art credits given. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #171
    Blackhawk (1944 1st Series) 171
    • Cover detached at one staple.

    Cover by Dick Dillin & Charles Cuidera. Stories by Jack Miller? Art by Dick Dillin, Charles Cuidera and Sheldon Moldoff. Three stories! "The Secret of Alien Island" - Blackhawk disguises himself as G'oor to free his friends! Also featuring: "The Human Menagerie" and "The Blackhawk Medicine Man"! Plus: 1-page text article "Kings of Speed"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #13
    Casper's Ghostland (1958) 13
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case
    • File Copy
    • Label #0915857003

    Stories and art by Warren Kremer and Howard Post. Cover by Warren Kremer. Classic kids' comics from Harvey, featuring the Friendly Ghost and his pals, including good little witch Wendy and tuff little ghost Spooky. In a three-part story, the Ghostly Trio tricks Casper into giving them shrinking pills so they can scare insects. After they've created pint-sized mayhem among the tiny denizens of Enchanted Forest, Casper must go all Ant-Man to track them down. No Noise is Good Noise; A Quiet Riot; The Ghost with the Most; Spooky: Ghost Host; Small Spooks; The Ghost Chase; Will-O-The-Wisp; Spooky: Small World. 64 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Vol. 17 #9
    Charley Jones' Laugh Book (1943 Jayhawk Press) Vol. 17 #9

    Vol. 17. No. 9. April 1, 1962. Illustrated throughout. 5" x 6 1/4". 64 pages. Black and white. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 10 #1
    Climax (1957-1964 Macfadden 2nd Series) Vol. 10 #1
  • Issue #58
    Dennis the Menace (1953 Standard/Pines/Haliden/Fawcett) 58

    Cover art by Owen Fitzgerald. Article on a boy named Jackie and his Dennis the Menace doll. Sleigh-Mates starring Dennis the Menace, script by Fred Toole, art by Owen Fitzgerald. NIce Going starring Dennis the Menace, script by Fred Toole, art by Owen Fitzgerald. Grampa Story; Grampa actually tells the truth about ants but the kids don't believe him. Reprints of daily Dennis the Menace cartoons by Hank Ketcham. Fit to Be Tied text story. All Washington-D Up, script by Fred Toole, art by Owen Fitzgerald; Dennis tries to explain to Joey about George Washington, the first President of the United States. Dennis Ski Menace Ski starring Dennis the Menace, script by Fred Toole, art by Owen Fitzgerald. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #82
    Donald Duck (1952-1980 Dell/Gold Key/Whitman/Gladstone) 82

    Cover by Tony Strobl. Stories by Bob Gregory, Vic Lockman and unknown. Art by Tony Strobl, Bob Gregory, John Liggera and Steve Steere. Donald Duck is featured in "Having a Panic," plus the back-up stories "Baddie in the Cabbie" and "Burglar with a Bark" (by Bob Gregory)! Also: 1-pagers "Hi Ho Donald," "Bad Bounce" (by Bob Gregory), "Clear the Runway" and "Fry-Diver"! Plus: Goofy in "Do-Good Dude"! And: 1-page Big Bad Wolf text story "Good Little Foul Fellow"! Characters in this issue: Donald Duck, Huey, Dewey, Louie, Ludwig Von Drake, Gyro Gearloose, Uncle Scrooge, Grandma Duck, Goofy, Mickey Mouse, Big Bad Wolf, Li'l Bad Wolf, Brer Fox and Brer Bear. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #4
    ERB-dom (1960 Camille Cazedessus) Fanzine 4

    ERB-dom was one of the best fanzines focusing on Tarzan creator Edgar Rice Burroughs. Issue #4 includes the following articles: a letter from Joan Burroughs Pierce and Edgar's son John Coleman Burroughs, John Carter checklist, and Hal Foster and Prince Valiant 25 Years of Adventure (with art by Foster). 8.5 x 11; black and white, 12 pgs. April, 1962. Edited and published by Camille Cazedessus. Cover art by N. McDonald.

  • Vol. 11 #4
    Fantastic (1952-1980 Ziff-Davis/Ultimate) [Fantastic Science Fiction/Fantastic Stories of Imagination] Vol. 11 #4

    Volume 11, Issue 4 - April, 1962. Features "The Shrine of Temptation" by Judith Merrill, and stories by R. Bretnor, J. Williamson, Ward Moore, and Avram Davidson. 5.5-in. x 7.75-in., 128 pages, Text Only Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 15 #4
    Fate Magazine (1948-Present Clark Publishing) Digest/Magazine Vol. 15 #4

    Volume 15 - Number 4, April 1962. Pulp magazine devoted to exploring the paranormal. Articles and Stories include What do You Mean Flying Saucers by Richard Hill, Fraud is Where you Find it by James Crenshaw, and The Secret at the Heart of the Universe by Curtis Fuller. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 7 1/2-in., 130 page, Text (with B&W Illustrations and Photos). Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #46
    Fightin' Marines (1951 St. John/Charlton) 46

    Cover by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia. Stories by unknown. Art by Bill Molno [as Mobil], Charles Nicholas and Vince Alascia. Featuring: "The Chicken Platoon"; "The Wandering Barge"; and "The Day We Lost World War II"! Plus: 2-page text story "Spy Center"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 9 #4
    For Men Only Magazine (1954-1977) Vol. 9 #4
    • Corner page tears.
  • Issue #1288B
    Four Color (1942-1962 Dell Series 2) 1288B

    Variant with "Calling the Twilight Zone" filler on back cover.
    Indicia title is "THE TWILIGHT ZONE, No. 1288." Based on "The Twilight Zone" TV series. Painted cover art by George Wilson. The Bridegroom; Milo Dean makes a career of fleecing gullible women; While hiding out from his latest caper, he and his accomplice come across a strange house where Milo finds a beautiful wealthy woman who he intends to marry. The Secret Weapon; After World War II, Hunt Mallard tracks former Nazi officers in Germany; includes Hitler cameo. The Joiner; Mild-mannered Alvah Petty escapes his unpleasant home life by joining the "Knights of the Galaxy." Scripts by Paul S. Newman, art by Reed Crandall; George Evans. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #1337
    Four Color (1942-1962 Dell Series 2) 1337

    Indicia title is "DR. KILDARE, No. 1337." Based on the "Dr. Kildare" TV series. Photo cover of Dr. James Kildare (as played by Richard Chamberlain). The Doctor, art by Doug Wildey; Brief summary of the process of becoming a medical doctor. The Doctor and the Gambler, art by Doug Wildey; Gambler Eddie Eastman checks into the hospital to hide out from some enemies for a few days; After finding there is nothing wrong with him, Dr. Kildare wants him to leave; but Eastman threatens to have his men harm Dr. Gillespie unless he is allowed to stay. Some basic first aid instruction. Brief summary of the procedures following an accident between a car and pedestrian. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #196204
    Front Page Detective (1936-1995) 196204
    • Water damage. Staple rust.

    Volume 25, Issue 12 - April, 1962. Photo cover. True crime articles, stories and photos. 8 1/2-in. x 11 1/4-in., 82 p, B&W Cover price $0.25.

  • Vol. 20 #4
    Galaxy Science Fiction (1950-1980 World/Galaxy/Universal) Vol. 20 #4

    April 1962. Cover by Gaughan. Stories: "A Planet for Plundering" by Jack Williamson, "Big Baby" by Jack Sharkey, "Founding Father" by J. F. Bone, "Star-Crossed Lover" by William W. Stuart, "The Tail-Tied Kings" by Avram Davidson, "The Long, Silvery Day" by Magnus Ludens, "Gourmet" by Allen Kim Lang, and "Moondog" by Arthur C. Clarke. 5.25-in. x 7.5-in.; 194 Pages, B&W. NOTE: Cover claims 196 pages, this includes the covers. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #12
    Green Lantern (1960-1988 1st Series DC) 12
    • 3/4" Spine split from the top.
    • Staple rust.
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    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Murphy Anderson. Green Lantern's Statue Goes to War!, script by John Broome, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Joe Giella; Green Lantern is brought to the future again to assume his Pol Manning identity to discover why three generals are trying to overthrow the government. Zero Hour in the Silent City!, script by John Broome, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Joe Giella; Green Lantern must discover what has stopped all sound in the city. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #4
    Gridley Wave (1959 Burroughs Bibliophiles) Fanzine 4

    Tarzan newsletter by Vernell Coriell. Bill Gilmour bio, stuntman Jock Mahoney becomes Tarzan. 7-in. x 9 3/4-in. 8 Pages B&W.

  • Issue #13
    Have Gun Will Travel (1960-1962 Dell) 13

    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 "The Gold Plague" and "The Dude"! Plus: Ned West, Gunsmith story "The Exploding Gun"; 1-page text story "Big Talk Billy"; and the 1-page filler "Mother Lode Camps" with art by Gil Kane! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Vol. 15 #4
    Hot Rod (1947 Petersen Publishing Company) Everybody's Automotive Magazine Vol. 15 #4
    • Water damage. Staple rust.

    Volume 15, Issue 4 - April, 1962. 8" x 11", 118 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #46
    Hot Stuff (1957 Harvey) 46
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Minor side edge cracks
    • File Copy.
    • Label #0912456014

    Stories and art by Warren Kremer and others. Harvey's mischievous little devil is not as famous as their friendly ghost, but his design became a permanent part of pop culture. Hot Stuff encounters a strange creature in a museum. The Little Devil goes to a land where everyone is shy. The Monster in the Museum; Youre Getting Warmer; Bashful Land; Stumbo: Me and My Big Shadow. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Vol. 24 #6
    Jack and Jill (1938 Curtis) Vol. 24 #6
    Published Apr 1962 by Curtis.

    Volume 24, Issue 6 - April 1962. Children's activity and story magazine. Easter Stories and activities! 66 Pages. PC/PB&W. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #79
    Journey into Mystery (1952) 79
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    • Staples added (not manufacturing). 2" Spine split. Cover detached at one staple.

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. "The Midnight Monster," pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; When handsome, scientist, playboy Victor Avery is rejected by a girl he turns himself into a monster to wreak revenge on her fiancé only to become his own victim. "The Man Who Played Dead!," art by Don Heck; A midget disguises himself as a dummy to gain access to homes to rob them. "Wings of the Butterfly!," art by Joe Sinnott; In the year 2050 Eric Krane is a spaceman who collects butterflies only to find himself trapped on planet where butterflies collect men. "The Speed Demon," script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; Speedy Sims races his car so recklessly he is doomed to race around the rings of Saturn forever. Ad for Amazing Adult Fantasy. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #1
    Kookie (1962 Dell) 1
    Published Apr 1962 by Dell.

    Little Lulus John Stanley takes on teen culture with Kookie, who tries to make sense of those jazz-loving, shades-wearing Beatnik boys at Mama Pappas Expresso house, like Herman the sculptor, Jason the jeweler and Fleahaven the poet. Included in Paul Gravetts 2008 book The Worlds Weirdest Comic Books. Story and layouts by Stanley; art and painted cover by Bill Williams. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #57
    Lassie (1950-1962 Dell) 57
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Lassie and Timmy [as portrayed by Jon Provost] photo cover. Intro with a header photo of Timmy and Lassie. The Wild White Yonder, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Bob Fujitani; Ruth, Timmy, and Lassie are visiting family in Florida when they learn Paul has had an accident; On the flight home, the plane crashes in snowy mountains. Guest of Honor text story. The Samoyed text article, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Bob Fujitani. Blaze Shifts for Himself, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Till Goodan; When Ted Bailey is rendered unconscious in a vehicular accident and carried away by passing motorists to safety, Blaze is left to fend for himself, and joins a family of wild burros he defends against a cougar attack. Big Spring, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Bob Fujitani; Timmy and his scouting pals go camping but are swept away in a dangerous flood when the aqueduct breaks. The Dalmatian text article Gaylord Du Bois, art by Bob Fujitani. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #56
    Little Iodine (1950-1962 Dell) 56

    36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #70
    Mad (1955 Magazine #24 On) 70
    • 3/4 " Cumulative spine split. Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover art by Kelly Freas. "Museum of Madison Avenue," script by Gary Belkin, art by Wally Wood; Museum dedicated to famous advertising icons and campaigns. "In a Doctor's Office," script and art by Don Martin; A doctor keeps getting punched in the face. "More Efficient Snow Removal," script by Al Jaffee, art by Bob Clarke; Innovative ways to remove heavy snowfall from neighborhood streets. "Spy Vs. Spy," script and art by Antonio Prohias; The White Spy gives the Black Spy a booby-trapped present. "The Lighter Side of Entertaining," script and art by Dave Berg; Series of gags related to entertaining at home. "Six Comics in Search of a Punch Line," script by Gary Belkin, art by Mort Drucker; Six popular standup comics tell the same situational joke in their own comic style. "Movies in Flight," script by Sy Reit, art by George Woodbridge; How air travel has changed due to in-flight movies. "Spy Vs. Spy," script and art by Antonio Prohias. "Route 67," script by Larry Siegel, art by Mort Drucker; Parody of the television show "Route 66." "The Telephone," script and art by Don Martin. "The North American Veeblefetzer Corporation Annual Report," script by Don Reilly, art by Jack Rickard; The annual report of a less-than-competent corporation. 52 pgs., B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Vol. 22 #4
    Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction (1949-Present Mercury Publications) Vol. 22 #4
  • Vol. 7 #2
    Man's Conquest (1955-1972 Hanro Corp.) Vol. 7 #2
    • 1/8" spine split from top.

    Volume 7, Issue 2 - April, 1962.Men's interest magazine featuring articles, stories, and pictorials. "Legless Ace of the Battle of Britain," "Six Exotic Hotspots for Men." 8 1/2-in. x 11-in. 98 pages B&W. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 8 #2
    Man's World Magazine (1955-1978 Medalion) 2nd Series Vol. 8 #2

    Volume 8, Issue 2 - April, 1962. Men's magazine featuring articles, stories, and advice columns. Cover by Harry Schaare. Illustrations by Gil Cohen, Ray Johnson, Herb Mott. 8 1/2. x 11-in., 132 pages, Text (with B&W illustrations) Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 64 #1
    Master Detective (1929) True Crime Magazine Vol. 64 #1

    Volume 64, Issue 1 - April, 1962. Photo cover. True crime articles, stories and photos.8 1/2-in. x 10 3/4-in., 96 p, B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Vol. 2 #2
    Men Today (1961-1976 Emtee Publishing Co.) Vol. 2 #2

    Volume 1 - Issue 2, April, 1962. Men's interest magazine featuring scandalous articles, pulpy fiction, and female pinups. 8.5 in. x 11 in. 74 pages. B&W. Mature Readers. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 11 #10
    Modern Man Magazine (1951-1976 PDC) Vol. 11 #10

    April, 1962 - Vintage Men's magazine featuring articles, pictorials, and pin-ups. This issue features "The Story Of Barbara Burns A Hollywood Tragedy", a memorial pictorial for glamour model Barbara Burns, daughter of comedian Bob Burns, a pictorial starring this month's Uncovered Cover Girl Lorna Drew, Modern Man goes to the Movies, taking a peek at Russ Meyer's latest film "Erotica", "Modern Art for Men" starring Tina Maddison, comedy team Mike Nichols and Elaine May, a pictorial spread looking at a Las Vegas Quick Draw competition titled "The Fastest Guns in the West", and a photo article on Dunes Hotel Showgirl, turned USO star Patsy Rees. MATURE READERS Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #66
    My Greatest Adventure (1955) 66

    Cover pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Sheldon Moldoff. I Dueled with Super Spirits, art by Howard Sherman; An explorer encounters two legendary spirits who are locked in eternal combat. Peter Puptent Explorer humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Ad for Superboy #96 and Superman #152, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Sheldon Moldoff and George Klein. I Starred in an Alien Movie!, art by Howard Purcell; An actor is enlisted by aliens to make a movie playing a powerful invader, but the aliens are really planning to frame him for conquering their planet. Ad for Showcase #37 (first Metal Men), pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Mike Esposito. He Made Me into a Robot, art by Bill Ely; Professor Joshua Stuart is tricked by Professor Reynolds into having his brain temporarily transferred into a robot body, but Reynolds then refuses to switch Stuart's brain back to his body as the time runs out for his survival. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #187
    Nancy and Sluggo (1955-1963 St. John/Dell/Gold Key) 187

    36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #288
    New Funnies (1942-1946 Dell) 288

    36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Vol. 39 #117
    New Worlds Science Fiction (Nova Publications UK) Vol. 39 #117
    • 3/4" Spine split from top. Water damage.

    Volume 39, Issue 117 - April, 1962. Squarebound, 5" x 7.5", 128 pages, B&W, Text Only.

  • Issue #81
    Porky Pig (1952-1962 Dell) 81

    Comic book starring the Warner Bros. cartoon character Porky Pig. Magic Words; Porky has to use special words to get Cicero to come in for dinner. Whistle Fizzle starring Porky Pig and Cicero Pig. Drive-In Dilemma starring Porky Pig and Petunia Pig. Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1961; Average number of copies sold through the mail in the preceding 12 months was 347,552. Cucaracha Cha Cha text story with Mary Jane and Sniffles. Bettin' and Settin, pencils by Vivie Risto; Henery hatches an egg, but doesn't know how to care for the chick. Mix-Up Menace; Porky accidentally hits Sam on the head while chopping wood; Sam thinks he's being attacked by enemies and ends up barricaded in Porky's house. Tape Talk Tip starring Porky Pig and Cicero Pig. Unfair Trade; Daffy and Cicero trade chores on the farm, but have the wrong tools for the chores. Breaking Even; Petunia decides she can eat an ice cream sundae if she's pedaling an exercise bike while she's eating. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #112
    PS The Preventive Maintenance Monthly (1951) 112
  • Issue #27
    Rawhide Kid (1955) 27
    Published Apr 1962 by Marvel.
    • 2 1/4" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached. Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover by Jack Kirby and Dick Ayers. Stories by Stan Lee. Art by Jack Kirby, Don Heck and Dick Ayers. Rawhide Kid stars in three tales by Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and Dick Ayers: "When Six-Guns Roar!"; "The Girl, the Gunman, and the Apaches!"; and "The Man Who Caught the Kid!" Also in this issue: "The Fury of Bull Barker!" by Lee and Don Heck. Plus: 2-page text story "Mustang Maverick" with illustration by Joe Maneely, reprinted from Wyatt Earp (1955 Atlas/Marvel) #6. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #4
    Reptisaurus (1962) 4
  • Issue #4
    Sea Devils (1961) 4
    Published Apr 1962 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover by Russ Heath. "The Sea of Sorcery!", script by Robert Kanigher, art by Russ Heath; The Sea Devils dive in the Sea of Sorcery in an attempt to prove that all the strange tales about the place are false. "Sono-Buoy!", script and pencils by Morris Waldinger, inks by Tom Nicolosi. "The Secret of Volcano Lake!", script by Bob Haney, art by Russ Heath; The Sea Devils travel to South America to discover the lost temple of the Condor tribe. Shorty humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Vol. 3 #4
    Searcher (circa 1962 Psychic Observer, Inc) Magazine Vol. 3 #4

    Vol. 3 #4, April 1962 - Cover feature on USAF Flying Saucers Intelligence Manual, other articles on ghosts, witches, etc. 5.25" x 7.25", 128 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #37
    Showcase (1956-1978) 37
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #0293337014
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case
    • Label #2043337022
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1616234014
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    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.96) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 3" cumulative spine split, cover detached at one staple and loose at the other.
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    • Interior is complete. Extensive accumulation of damages.

    Cover pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Mike Esposito. 1st appearance of the Metal Men in The Flaming Doom! (Part I), script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Mike Esposito; In prehistoric times, a flying manta ray survives a "radioactive storm" and is encased in ice; Today, it breaks free and soars over the coast, zapping lighthouses, jets, and the Chrysler Building with laser-eyes. Ad for Justice League of America 10 and Aquaman 2. Part II The Metal Men vs The Flaming Doom!, script by Bob Kanigher, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Mike Esposito; The Metal Men are going into battle, but Tina will stay "out of harm's way"; Oh, no, she won't, and spins Doc in a cocoon until he relents; Boarding a "rocket disc," they find the flying manta at the bridge. The Magic Metal article; Uses of cobalt throughout history. Metal Facts and Fancies article. Part III The Metal Men vs The Flaming Doom!, script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Mike Esposito; Lead forms a shield to block the creature's blasting eyebeams; Gold stretches and grabs while Iron anchors him, but they're pulled aloft to crash into the ocean; Col. Casper radios to call it off, they failed. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #95
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 95
    • 5 1/2" cumulative spine split. Cover detached. Only one staple (manufacturing).
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #03526D-016
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    • 1/4" spine split from top. Cover detached.

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. "The Two-Headed Thing!", pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; In a storm, a convict escapes through a hole smashed in the wall; When he is found, he tells a tale of a shape-shifting monster; When the guards scoff, the escapee reveals that HE is the monster. "Muscle Man" text story. "The Monster Escapes!", pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; An alien planning to invade Earth crash lands and tries to find a rocket to escape; Instead, he accidentally conceals himself in an airtight time capsule and suffocates. "The Cave of Shaggdorr!", art by Don Heck; No one had ever returned from a treasure search in the cave of the Shaggdorr on Ursa Centaurius; Bruno Krugg escapes the authorities and heads for the planet to steal the treasure. "Do Not Panic!", script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; An alien craft arrives over a city and descends; The pilot wears a frightening spacesuit, but since the military do not panic, they do not attack, and when the human pilot removes his helmet he is warmly greeted by the people of Mars. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.