Auctions: comic books September 1966
Auction Item: Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) 40 VG 4.0
Starts Feb 24
Cover by pencils by John Romita Sr., inks by Mike Esposito and John Romita Sr. (touch-ups). Green Goblin origin in Spidey Saves the Day!. script by Stan Lee, pencils by John Romita Sr., inks by Mike Esposito (as Mickey Demeo) and John Romita Sr. (touch-ups); Spider-Man battles the Green Goblin; While battling, an explosion erases the last several years of Norman Osborn's memory, reverting him to his pre-Green Goblin state. Reprinted in Marvel Tales # 179. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.
Auction Item: Archie as Pureheart the Powerful (1966) 1 FN 6.0
Ends Bid History 4 bids Current Bid $13.00 Your Secret Max Bid If you'd like to bid, please log in or register.
Cover pencils by Paul Reinman. Mite and Maim, script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Bob White; Pureheart the Powerful battles the Octopus. Drat That Hat with Sammy the Whamy humor page. Archie Annual 18 ad. Ptomaine Terror, script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Bob White Pureheart the Powerful battles Evilheart and Fang Finkster. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.15.
Auction Item: Mars Patrol Total War (1966) 3 VF 8.0
Starts Apr 6
Comic is titled "M.A.R.S. Patrol Total War" with this issue. Painted cover art by George Wilson. "Survival for Soldiers" one-page fact story, art by Joe Certa. "Operation Copperhead," script by Leo Dorfman, art by Wally Wood; Acting as individuals the M.A.R.S. men take the lead in foiling the invaders' thefts of a navy atomic submarine, advanced technology equipment, a laser-armed super-tank, and an experimental VTOL jet. M.A.R.S. Patrol Pin-Up on back cover, painted by George Wilson. # on cover 10145-609 (no month listed). 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.
Auction Item: Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 132 FN- 5.5
Ends Bid History 6 bids Current Bid $13.00 Your Secret Max Bid If you'd like to bid, please log in or register.
Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta. First appearances of Ego the Living Planet and the Recorder in "Rigel: Where Gods May Fear to Tread!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; Thor travels to the planet Rigel to deal with the Colonizers in person; Hes diverted by the menace of Ego. Appearance by Jane Foster. Tale of Asgard: "The Dark Horse of Death!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; Thor and companions rest after defeating Harokin's Hordes; Harokin, mortally wounded, waits for the Black Stallion of Doom. Letter to the editor from comics artist Dave Cockrum. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.
Auction Item: Thor (1962-1996 1st Series) Annual 2 FN 6.0
Ends Bid History 8 bids Current Bid $26.00 Your Secret Max Bid If you'd like to bid, please log in or register.
1st Printing. Thor battles the Destroyer in a new 30-page story, "If Asgard Falls!" Script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta. Appearances by Loki, Odin, Hogun, Fandral, Volstagg, Balder, and Heimdall. Absorbing Man cameo. This issue also contains two Thor reprints: "Mad Merlin" (from Journey Into Mystery 96) and "The Enchantress and the Executioner" (JIM 103). Kirby/Colletta cover. NOTE: 1994 JC Penney reprint exists. Can be identified by having a Stridex ad on the back cover. Cover price $0.25.