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Comic books December 1962

  • Issue #147
    Strange Adventures (1950 1st Series) 147

    "The Dawn-World Menace!" (pencils by Carmine Infantino); and the Atomic Knights in "The King of New Orleans!" (art by Murphy Anderson). Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #62
    Strange Suspense Stories (1952 Fawcett/Charlton) 62

    Cover by Dick Giordano. Edited by Pat Masulli. Stories by Joe Gill, Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio, and Bill Molno. 7 tantalizing Strange Suspense Stories! 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #103
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 103
    • RESTORATION. Staple replaced and reinforced with tape at cover and from exterior. 1 1/4" Cumulative spine split.
    • Tape along spine on inside cover attaching cover and covering spine split. Tape residue.
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    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. The Human Torch stars in "Prisoner of the 5th Dimension!" (and it's not referring to the sixties pop group!), script by Stan Lee (plot) and Larry Lieber (script), pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; The Human Torch discovers an impending invasion from the 5th Dimension, but he is captured by that dimensions tyrannical ruler; The Torch is freed by the tyrants opponents. "Lady Luck" text story. "The Little People!", script by Stan Lee (plot) and Larry Lieber (script), art by Don Heck; An American expatriate stumbles across tiny people in Europe who seem to recognize him; He is captured and escapes, thinking the experience was a dream, but wondering about reincarnation. "Jasper's Jalopy," script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; A man is mocked for keeping his old car, but it saves his life by sacrificing itself to keep him from crossing an unsafe bridge. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #101
    Superboy (1949-1979 1st Series DC) 101

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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. The Valhalla of Super-Companions!, script by Ed Hamilton, art by George Papp; Othar of Thrann brings Superboy and many heroes from other worlds to his planet because they don't have any heroes of their own. Peg humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Ollie humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Handsome Hound of Steel!, script by Robert Bernstein, art by George Papp. Hy Wire humor page by Henry Boltinoff; Krypto turns into a collie. Pennies for UNICEF! public service announcement starring Superman, script by Jack Schiff, art by Sheldon Moldoff. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #6
    Superman (1939 1st Series) Annual 6
    • 3 1/4" Spine split from top.
    • 3" cumulative spine split.

    Superman Annual, Winter 1962-63 issue featuring "The Greatest Super-Heroes of All Time!" Stories include "The First Two Superman," "The First Supergirl," "Superman's Kid Brother," "The Legion of Super-Heroes" (origin), "Lois Lane Weds Astopunding Man," "The Mystery of Mighty Boy," "Superboy's Lost Friend," and "The Superman of the Past." Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #65
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954) 65
    • 1" cumulative spine split.

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. The Alien Jimmy Olsen Fan Club, script by Jerry Siegel, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. Pennies for UNICEF! public service announcement starring Superman, script by Jack Schiff, art by Sheldon Moldoff. The Human Porcupine, script by Jerry Siegel, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein; When Jimmy rejects Miss Gzptlsnz, she turns him into a human porcupine until he can trick her into saying her name backwards and return her to the 5th dimension. Peg humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Mysterious Lord of Devil's Island!, script by Robert Bernstein, art by John Forte; after eating too much cake, Jimmy dreams he's on Devil's Island and must sell his soul to Lord L. Tricksy humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #36
    Tales of Suspense (1959) 36
    • 1/2" Cumulative spine split. Centerfold detached at one staple. Staple rust.
    • 2 1/2" cumulative spine split. Cover detached.
    • 2" spine split from bottom.
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    • 1" cumulative spine split. Water damage. Staple rust.

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby. "Meet Mr. Meek! The Most Dangerous Man in the World!", script by Stan Lee (plot) and Larry Lieber (script), art by Don Heck; A formula from an old book seems to give a man an uncontrollable power to turn objects into gold, but his friend figures out that it is actually an alien trick. "The Green Hat" text story. "The Final Weapon," art by Paul Reinman; A billionaire pretends to have invented an ultimate bomb to force the nations of the world to disarm. "The Gorilla from Outer Space!", script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; A ventriloquist makes it seem that a gorilla is talking, and finds out that the gorilla really is a sentient alien. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #38
    Tales to Astonish (1959-1968 1st Series) 38
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case
    • Label #1139074027
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    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover by Jack Kirby and Sol Brodsky. Betrayed by the Ants!!, script by Stan Lee and Larry Lieber, art by Jack Kirby and Dick Ayers; An scientist is hired by crooks to defeat Ant-Man; He tries to turn the ants against the hero and trap him. Strange Mission text story, art by Joe Maneely. Found the Impossible World!, script by Stan Lee and Larry Lieber, art by Don Heck; An experimental time machine seems to fail, aging its inventor 10 years. Secret of the Statues!, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; An art critic visits a sculptor to give him his opinion of his work; He tells the crestfallen man that his statues appear lifeless; He faints when one of the statues calls him a fool. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #38UK
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    UK (England) edition, published simultaneously with the U.S. edition, and exactly like the U.S. edition except for UK cover price.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Tanar of Pellucidar PB (1962 Novel Ace Sci-Fi Classic) 1-1ST

    Ace Science Fiction Classic Edition - Edgar Rice Burroughs: Pellucidar Paperback Series: Book 3 - 1st printing. Life in Pellucidar is never easy with danger lurking both on land and in the sea. This is the story of Tanar, a brave young chieftain and the cave girl Strellara, and their struggle to survive against all odds in their savage land. Softcover, 4-in. x 7-in., 224 pages, Text Only. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #3
    Target The Corruptors (1962) 3
  • Issue #15
    Teen-Age Confidential Confessions (1960) 15

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  • Issue #87
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 87
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #0342034023
    • 1/2" Spine split from top.
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    • RESTORATION. Staple replaced. Tape reinforcing staples and edges from interior.

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. "Prisoner of the Reds!", script by Stan Lee (plot) and Larry Lieber (script), pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; In order to solve the mystery of a rash of defecting American scientists, Dr. Blake uses himself as bait and is abducted by communists. "The Comic" two-page text story. "I Know the Secret of the Sea-Monster!", script by Stan Lee (plot) and Larry Lieber (script), art by Paul Reinman; A sea serpent is sighted and causes panic, drawing a military response culminating in a nuclear strike. "The Man on the Endless Stairway," script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; A fugitive runs up a staircase to hide from police, but when he runs back down the staircase descends into hell. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #87UK
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series) UK Edition 87UK

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    UK Edition. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. "Prisoner of the Reds!", script by Stan Lee (plot) and Larry Lieber (script), pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; In order to solve the mystery of a rash of defecting American scientists, Dr. Blake uses himself as bait and is abducted by communists. "The Comic" two-page text story. "I Know the Secret of the Sea-Monster!", script by Stan Lee (plot) and Larry Lieber (script), art by Paul Reinman; A sea serpent is sighted and causes panic, drawing a military response culminating in a nuclear strike. "The Man on the Endless Stairway," script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; A fugitive runs up a staircase to hide from police, but when he runs back down the staircase descends into hell. 36 pgs., full color. 9d.

  • Issue #19621201
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    Published 1962 (est.) by Fleetway.

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  • Issue #19621208
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    Published 1962 (est.) by Fleetway.

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  • Issue #19621215
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    Published 1962 (est.) by Fleetway.

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  • Issue #19621222
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    Published 1962 (est.) by Fleetway.

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  • Issue #19621229
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    Published 1962 (est.) by Fleetway.

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  • Issue #83
    Tomahawk (1950) 83
    Published Dec 1962 by DC.

    Cover art by Bob Brown. 20 against the Tribe (part one) starring Tomahawk, script by France Herron, art by Fred Ray; Tomahawk's Rangers face their first battle. The Death of Fort Cloud (part two) starring Tomahawk, script by France Herron, art by Fred Ray. The Mighty Hand of Chief Great Storm starring Tomahawk, script by France Herron, art by Fred Ray. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #7
    Treasure Chest Vol. 18 (1962) 7
  • Issue #8
    Treasure Chest Vol. 18 (1962) 8
    • 3" cumulative spine split. Cover and centerfold detached at one staple.
  • Vol. 43 #307
    True (1937-1976 Country/Fawcett/Petersen) Vol. 43 #307

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  • Vol. 32 #1
    True Adventures Magazine (1955-1971 New Publications) Pulp Vol. 32 #1

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    Volume 32, Issue 1 - December 1962. Formerly New Detective Magazine. Adventure articles, stories and photos. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in. 82 pages B&W. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #485
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  • Vol. 78 #2
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  • Vol. 87 #5
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  • Issue #30
    Turok Son of Stone (1956 Dell/Gold Key) 30

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    First Gold Key issue. Painted cover. Turok in "A Chance To Escape" in which Turok and Andar investigate the possibility of escape from the lost valley and "Prey of the Flesh Eaters" in which Turok and Andar battle men and beasts fleeing from a volcanic eruption. Issue also has backup feature "Young Earth - The Fish-Dinosaur's Day," a one-page text feature "The Robe," and one- page strips. No art/story credits given. No ads in book. Entire issue from cover to cover is comic stories and one-page strips. Back cover is pinup of front cover illustration. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #9
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    Published 1962 (est.) by IPC/Fleetway.

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    9-in. x 12-in.- in., 32 pages, B&W

  • Issue #10
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    Published 1962 (est.) by IPC/Fleetway.

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    9-in. x 12-in.- in., 32 pages, B&W

  • Issue #11
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    Published 1962 (est.) by IPC/Fleetway.

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    9-in. x 12-in.- in., 32 pages, B&W

  • Issue #12
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    Published 1962 (est.) by IPC/Fleetway.

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    9-in. x 12-in.- in., 32 pages, B&W

  • Issue #13
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    Published 1962 (est.) by IPC/Fleetway.

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    9-in. x 12-in.- in., 32 pages, B&W

  • Issue #93
    Victor (1961-1992 D.C. Thompson) UK 93

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  • Issue #94
    Victor (1961-1992 D.C. Thompson) UK 94

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  • Issue #95
    Victor (1961-1992 D.C. Thompson) UK 95

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  • Issue #96
    Victor (1961-1992 D.C. Thompson) UK 96

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  • Issue #97
    Victor (1961-1992 D.C. Thompson) UK 97

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  • Issue #1
    Wally (1962) 1
    Published Dec 1962 by Gold Key.

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  • Issue #267
    Walt Disney's Comics and Stories (1940 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone) 267
    • 1/4" spine split from top.
    • Staple rust/migration. Centerfold detached at one staple.
  • Issue #15
    Wendy the Good Little Witch (1960) 15

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    Cover has Wendy and Casper. Stories by unknown. Art by unknown. Wendy stars in: "The Awfulest Whammy"; "The Roc"; untitled 1-pager; and untitled 2-pager. Also in this issue: Casper in "That Haunting Melody"; Spooky in "Poil Foiled"; 1-page text story "Faithful Friend," reprinted from Hot Stuff (1957 Harvey) #41; and 1-page text story "Plane Ride," reprinted from Hot Stuff (1957 Harvey) #41. Characters in this issue: Wendy; Thelma; Zelma; Velma; Sinbad (introduction); Ali Baba (introduction); the Forty Thieves (introduction); Casper; Spooky; Poil; Dr. Ghould (introduction). 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #3
    Wendy Witch World (1961) 3

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  • Vol. 3 #8
    Wildcat Adventures (1959-1964 Candar Publications) Vol. 3 #8

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  • Issue #74
    Woody Woodpecker (1947 Dell/Gold Key) 74
  • Issue #130
    World's Finest (1941) 130
    Published Dec 1962 by DC.
    • 3/4" spine split.

    Cover pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Sheldon Moldoff. Riddle of the Four Planets! starring Superman and Batman, script by Jerry Coleman, art by Jim Mooney; Superman, Batman and Robin must help an alien race stop the Zelaphod, an alien beast that is loose on Earth. King of the Land Beasts, art by Ramona Fradon; Strange chemicals cause Aquaman to turn green and lose his ability to live underwater. War Against the Weather filler page. The Human Sharks, art by Lee Elias; Green Arrow and Speedy must stop a gang of thieves who operate underwater. Superman stars in a one-page public service announcement, "Pennies for UNICEF!" 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #45
    Wyatt Earp Frontier Marshal (1956 Charlton) 45

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    Cover art by Dick Giordano. A Way to Die! starring Wyatt Earp, pencils by Charles Nicholas, inks by Vince Alascia. Justice at a Price starring Wyatt Earp, pencils by Charles Nicholas, inks by Vince Alascia. The Return of Roger Riley text story. Quick Gun, pencils by Bill Molno. The Cautious Killer starring Wyatt Earp, pencils by Charles Nicholas, inks by Vince Alascia. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #1
    Yakky Doodle and Chopper (1962) 1

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  • Issue #4
    Young Love (1962/07-1963/05) Vol. 6 4

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    Cover by Bill Draut. Art by Joe Simon, Bob Powell, and Bill Draut. Part of Prize's romance lineup, produced by Captain America creators Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. Josie is so beautiful she's become tired of boys always chasing after her. On their wedding day, Gary learns that Jill was a gangster's girlfriend and a key witness for the Feds. Hollywood Sketchbook features clothing modeled by images of movie stars George Maharis, Stuart Whitman, Edd Byrnes, James MacArthur, Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darren and Warren Beatty. Humility To Love; Nancy Hale; Fashionating Stars; You Can't Run Away From Love; Hollywood Sketchbook; Thank You; Sacrificed For Love. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #1
    Young Romance Comics (1947-63) Vol. 16 1

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    #121 on cover; Vol. 16 No. 1 in indicia. Cover by Joe Simon? Stories by unknown. Art by unknown. She thinks all men are liars and cheats! She won't let him ruin the life of another with lies the way another man ruined hers! Featuring: "Intruder"; "The Crack Up!"; "Jay-Dee"; and "Cupid's Love Formula"! Plus: Nancy Lee Hale letters page! Also: 1-page Charmaigne article "Hair Clip"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.