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Comic books May 1962

  • Issue #5
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    Published May 1962 by 7-UP.

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  • Issue #288
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 288
    Published May 1962 by DC.
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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. "The Man Who Exposed Superman!", pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein; Hal Colby, once jailed by Superboy, poses as a TV producer in an attempt to determine Superman's secret identity. One-page Varsity Vic story by Henry Boltinoff. Supermen of America ad. Superboy ad. Adam Strange ad. "The Man Who Made Supergirl Cry!", script by Leo Dorfman, art by Jim Mooney; The Phantom Zone villains use telepathy to force Fred Danvers to help them escape by making Supergirl cry and collecting her tears, which will make a powerful explosive. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #296
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 296
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1465451003
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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. Benjamin Franklin's Super-Reporter starring Superboy, art by Al Plastino; A 1773 newspaper causes the entire Kent family to time travel to colonial America. Private Pete humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Case of the Super-Looney Lawyer--Tales of the Bizarro World, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; Bizarro acts as Merry Pason. Warden Willis humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Little Pete humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pages. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #132
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 132

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    "Why the Leprechauns Left Ireland!" (script by Richard Hughes as "Shane O'Shea," art by Ogden Whitney), "Dream of Death," and "Haunted Journey!" (script by Charles Lacoste (Hughes?), art by Pete Costanza). Whitney cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #70
    Adventures of Jerry Lewis (1957) 70

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    Mr. Below Average; Jerry is chosen to be Mr. Below Average and show that anyone can win a TV game show; He wins a volcano on an island; On the island he finds a treasure for a beautiful young girl and foils some thieves. Ad for Dobie Gillis # 13 and Bob Hope # 75. Teen Age humor page by Mort Drucker. Beau Teen humor page by Mort Drucker. Time-Out for Talk public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Sheldon Moldoff. 36 pgs. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #71
    Adventures of the Big Boy (1956) 71
  • Issue #19
    Adventures of the Fly (Fly Man) (1959) 19

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    Edited by John L. Goldwater. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Archie Comics amiable and agile super-hero The Fly battles an assortment of nefarious villains, including the Five Menaces and the Medieval Monsters. Ad for Adventures of the Jaguar #6. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #6
    Adventures of the Jaguar (1961) 6

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    Edited by Victor Gorelick. Cover by John Rosenberger. Stories by Robert Bernstein and John Rosenberger. Super-hero adventure stories in which the Jaguar battles Cat-Girl, Colosso the robot, and Fire from Space. Ad for The Fly comic book series. 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #103
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  • Issue #104
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  • Issue #105
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  • Issue #106
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  • Vol. 3 #4
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    Volume 3, Issue 4 - May 1962. Vintage Men's magazine featuring pin-ups, adventure stories, and true crime articles. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 76 pages, B&W Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #12
    Amazing Adult Fantasy (1961) 12

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    Cover art by Steve Ditko. Melvin and the Martian!; A gambling cheat encounters a Martian who offers to give him the secret of never losing if he helps the Martian locate a treasure. I, the Gargoyle!; A kind but ugly, and hence lonely, man pilots a digging machine on a one-way journey to the Earth's core where he discovers a civilization who "see with their hearts" and not their eyes in the dim light. Something Fantastic?; Lee and Ditko are having a story conference stricken with writer's block when a man walks into their office and offers to discuss ideas with them. The Plague! The Living Statues! All scripts by Stan Lee, all art by Steve Ditko. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.12.

  • Vol. 36 #5
    Amazing Stories (1926 Pulp) Vol. 36 #5

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    May 1962. Cover by George Schelling. Science Fiction Stories: "The Airlords of Han" by Philip Francis Nowlan, "The Stars, My Brothers" by Edmond Hamilton, "The Protector" by John Jakes. Science Fact: "Cosmic Caravel" by Frank Tinsley. Softcover Pulp Digest, 5-in x 7 1/2-in, 146 Pages, B&W. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 69 #3
    Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact (1960) Vol. 69 #3

    May 1962. Stories: "Anything You Can Do" (part 1) by Darrell T. Langart, "Nor Iron Bars" by Jonathan Blake MacKenzie, "The Next Logical Step" by Ben Bova, and "Sight Gag" by Larry M. Harris. Science Fact feature, "The Fourth Law of Motion" by William O. Davis. Cover by Schoenherr. Illustrations by Leone, Schelling, Schoenherr, and perhaps Krenkel. Softcover, 5.5-in. x 7.5-in.; 178 newsprint pages, B&W. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #77
    Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica (1951) 77

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    Cover by Bob White. "High Fashion," art by Dan DeCarlo; The girls get into a fashion war. "Fashion Passion," pencils by Dan DeCarlo; Doris realizes that in order to attract boys she needs to wear medieval fashion. "Surprise," art by Dan DeCarlo; The gang doesn't want Archie to tell Betty about the surprise birthday party they are planning for her. Betty and Veronica Spectacular ad. "Fancy Trance," pencils by Dan DeCarlo; Betty is successful at hypnotizing people, but none of her hypnotic suggestions work in her favor. Biography of Joseph Lister, art by John Rosenberger. "Movie Snacks" one-page Li'l Jinx story, script and art by Joe Edwards. "The Original," script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Rudy Lapick; Betty is surprised to learn from Veronica that rich people don't wear their expensive jewelry in public but have copies made. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #1
    Baby Huey and Papa (1962) 1

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  • Issue #1
    Barbie and Ken (1962) 1
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    #1 is numbered #01-053-207 on the cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #147
    Batman (1940) 147
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1962 by DC.

    Cover by Sheldon Moldoff. "The Plants of Plunder," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; A gang of crooks enters Gotham and begins using strange seeds to grow alien plants in order to commit crimes. One-page Jail Jests story by Henry Boltinoff. Time-Out for Talk! public service announcement, art by Sheldon Moldoff. "The Secret of Mystery Island!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; A dying gang boss leaves a series of clues for his men to follow to an island in order for them to locate a hidden treasure. "Batman Becomes Bat-Baby" starring Batman and Bat-Woman (as proof of this "unusual adventure," there resides in the Bat-Cave's famed trophy room a glass case in which the Bat-Baby costume is enshrined), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; A criminal scientist turns Batman physically into a four-year-old with a ray of his own devising, but Batman modifies his costume and continues to fight crime as Bat-Baby. One-page Casey the Cop story by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #1963
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    1963 - 1st printing. Featuring a collection of the beloved British comic strip for that year! Hardcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 96 pages, full color.

  • Issue #172
    Blackhawk (1944 1st Series) 172

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    Cover by Dick Dillin and Charles Cuidera. Featuring: 8 page Blackhawk story "The Challenge of the Gas Master" drawn by Dick Dillin and Charles Cuidera; 7 page Blackhawk story "The Aging Blackhawks" drawn by Dick Dillin and Charles Cuidera; 7 page Blackhawk story "The Princeling Sorcerer" drawn by Dick Dillin and Sheldon Moldoff. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #207
    Bonanza (1962) 207
    Published May 1962 by Gold Key.
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    The trail of Little Joe's stolen love leads the Cartwrights to a deadly ambush! Featuring: 16 page Bonanza story "The Trail Runs East" written by Gaylord Du Bois and drawn by Tom Gill; 16 page Bonanza story "A Shot In the Night" written by Gaylord Du Bois and drawn by Tom Gill; 1 page Bonanza filler "Robber's Roost" written by Gaylord Du Bois and drawn by Tom Gill (note: inside back cover; sequence has the Bonanza logo, but no characters appear); 1 page Bonanza filler "Dr. Carlos Montezuma" written by Gaylord Du Bois and drawn by Tom Gill (note: back cover; sequence has the Bonanza logo, but no characters appear). NOTE: Published by Dell prior to the #1 Gold Key issue. # on cover: 01070-207. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #41
    Brave and the Bold (1955 1st Series DC) 41

    Cover by Mort Meskin. "The Raiders from the Secret World," script by Jack Miller, art by Mort Meskin; Cave and his team come across beings from another dimension who are stealing gold and jewels from our world and selling it in theirs. Do You Know Your Neighbors? public service announcement featuring Buzzy. One-page Mining Lore humor story by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #84
    Bugs Bunny (1942 Dell/Gold Key) 84

    Cover by Fred Abranz. Stories by Don R. Christensen and various. Art by Tony Strobl, Steve Steere, John Liggera and Fred Abranz. Featuring comic and text stories including "No Tickee," "The Carrot Touch," "Spirit Rock," "The Trojan Chicken Trap," "A Case of Weepies," "The Teacher Teacher," "A Flood of Fun," "The Mantel Sitter," "Command Performance" and "Fit to Be Tied"! Starring Bugs Bunny, Elmer Fudd, Porky Pig, Henery Hawk, Ollie Owl, Tweety Bird, Sylvester Pussycat, Cruncher, Cicero Pig, Mr. Perch (Cicero's teacher), Daffy Duck and Petunia Pig! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #81
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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 $0.50.

  • Issue #45
    Casper the Friendly Ghost (1958 3rd Series Harvey) 45
  • Issue #25
    Challengers of the Unknown (1958 DC 1st Series) 25

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    "Return of the Invincible Pharaoh." A criminal gets his hands on an ancient Pharaoh's life liquid. "Captives of the Alien Hunter." The Challengers and Cosmo face an alien who comes to Earth looking for chlorine for his robot. Art and cover by Bob Brown. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #29
    Chip N Dale (1955 Dell) 29

    Cover art by Phil De Lara. Sudden Danger, art by Jack Bradbury; Chip 'n' Dale return to the desert to help their friend Gary Ground Squirrel get rid of a snapping turtle. On the Move, art by Jack Bradbury; Chip 'n' Dale are living in a tree in a nursery, and the buyer of the tree's son wants the two to be included in the price. High Neighbors, art by Jack Bradbury; Chip 'n' Dale move to an "apartment tree" in the city. Snow-Shooed, script by Carl Fallberg, art by Jack Bradbury; The lazy brothers go to the pond to skate, but the Big Bad Wolf is there ice-fishing. The Snow Pirate, art by Jack Bradbury; A mouse on a rigged sled intends to be a pirate, but is foiled by Chip 'n' Dale. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #1
    Classics Illustrated 166 Tigers and Traitors (1962) 1

    Tigers and Traitors, 1st Printing, Painted Cover. Art by Norman Nodel. (HRN 165, with 5/62 date). A record of two thousand pounds was posted by the British for the capture of Nana Sahib, one of the prime movers of the Sepoy Revolt of 1857 in India. Colonel Munro, who had lost his wife in the revolt, hated Nana Sahib with a deadly passion. Then a chance to invitation to join a hunting party touring the north of India brought Colonel Munro face to face with his mortal enemy. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #4
    Combat (1961 Dell) 4
    Published May 1962 by Dell.

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    John F. Kennedy's WWII story is told in "PT Combat." Painted cover featuring Kennedy. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #143
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  • Issue #144
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  • Issue #145
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  • Issue #146
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  • Issue #4
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  • Issue #23
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    Weekly British War comics digest. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 6 1/2-in., 68 pages, B/W.

  • Issue #24
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    Weekly British War comics digest. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 6 1/2-in., 68 pages, B/W.

  • Issue #12
    Confidential Diary (1962) 12

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    Cover story: "He Was Strong...Oh,So Strong...and This Was...A Lonely Place!" Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #12
    Confidential Diary (1962) UK Edition 12

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    Cover story: "He Was Strong...Oh,So Strong...and This Was...A Lonely Place!" NOTE: This is a British edition Charlton, exactly like the American edition except for the cover price which is LM 9d rather than 12c. It was published at the same time as the American edition.

  • Issue #59
    Dennis the Menace (1953 Standard/Pines/Haliden/Fawcett) 59

    Cover art by Owen Fitzgerald. Spring Sprang Sprong Sprung, script by Fred Toole, art by Owen Fitzgerald. Horn on the Mountain text story. Reprints of daily Dennis the Menace cartoons by Hank Ketcham. Spring Song, script by Fred Toole, art by Owen Fitzgerald. A Grampa Story; Grampa talks about Rip Van Winkle and the Sandman. Dennis vs. the Dentist, script by Fred Toole, art by Owen Fitzgerald. More Dennis Clubs Heard From article. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #303
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 303
    • Cover detached at both staples plus first 3 wraps detached at one staple.
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    Cover art by Sheldon Moldoff. "Murder in Skyland!" starring Batman and Robin, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Batman and Robin try to solve the murder of the owner of a space-themed amusement park; Soon, the Dynamic Duo learn that the murder was planned by someone who would inherit the amusement park with help from a hired thug; After the criminal is captured, the rightful heir of the park reopens the business and everything goes back to normal. Strange Laws humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Warden Willis humor half-page by Henry Boltinoff. "The Great J'onn J'onzz Hunt" starring John Jones Manhunter from Mars, art by Joe Certa; A criminal gang tries to deduce Mahunter's secret identity by attempting to murder all possible suspects. Time-Out for Talk! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Sheldon Moldoff. 32 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #1204-207
    Donald Duck Album (1962) 1204-207

    01204-207 on cover (no regular issue numbering). May/June 1962. Cover price $0.15.

  • Vol. 13 #18
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  • Vol. 13 #19
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  • Vol. 13 #20
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  • Vol. 13 #21
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  • Vol. 5 #2
    Escape to Adventure (1957) Vol. 5 #2

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    Men's adventure magazines featuring stories and articles. Cover by ??. Stories by Captain Ron Masterson, Olga Smolenskaya, Charles S. Masters, William Bayne, Dean W. Ballenger, 8 1/4-in. x 11-in., 82 pages, B&W Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #50
    Falling in Love (1955) 50
    Published May 1962 by DC.

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    Could he ever tell Marian he doesn't love her anymore? Find out in "The Truth about a Lie," the cover-featured 8 page story. Plus: 7 page story "The Voice of Love"; 7 page story "Shadow of Love"; 1 page Romance in Fashion filler; 7 page story "Heartbreak Tour"; 2 page To You...From Carol Andrews letters page. Cover pencils by John Romita, Sr. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #17
    Famous Monsters of Filmland (1958) Magazine 17
    • 4.5" cumulative spine split.
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    • 1 1/2" cumulative spine split.

    Features in this issue include: part two of Robert Bloch's "The Clown at Midnight"; an article about Glenn Strange (entitled "The Lone Stranger"); "He Killed Dorian Gray" by makeup Artist Dick Smith; and more. Gorgeous painted cover of The Bride of Frankenstein by Basil Gogos. Cover price $0.35.