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Comic books October 1972

  • Issue #11
    Walt Disney Showcase (1970 Gold Key) 11

    Moby Duck, reprints Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #11MJ
    Walt Disney Showcase (1970 Gold Key) Mark Jewelers 11MJ

    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Moby Duck Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #385
    Walt Disney's Comics and Stories (1940 Dell/Gold Key/Gladstone) 385
  • Issue #2
    Wanted the World's Most Dangerous Villains (1972) 2

    Edited by E. Nelson Bridwell. Cover by Nick Cardy. Stories by Al Schwartz, Jack Burnley, Jerry Robinson, John Broome, Carmine Infantino, and Joe Giella. Super-hero tales starring Batman and Flash. Reprinted from Batman #25 and Flash #121. 36 pages, full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #2
    Warlock (1972 Marvel 1st Series) 2
    • Staple rust.
    • Oxidation.
    • Cover detached at one staple. Water damage.

    Cover art by Gil Kane. "Count-Down for Counter-Earth!", script by Roy Thomas and Mike Friedrich, pencils by John Buscema and Tom Sutton, inks by Tom Sutton; Man-Beast transports Warlock from his friends using his cape of teleportation; When Adam refuses to align himself with the madman, Man-Beast swears vengeance upon Counter-Earth with a brutal "purge of evil"; Warlock takes a life for the very first time; High Evolutionary cameo; Counter-Earth origin retold. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #14
    Weird Western Tales (1972 1st Series) 14
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($7.65) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1101247002

    Jonah Hex stars in "Killers Die Alone!" with script by John Albano, art by Tony DeZuniga. Back-up stories: "The Replacement" with script by Albano, art by Sonny Trinidad; and "Anachronism" with script by Don Kaar, art by Alex Nino. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #75
    Wendy the Good Little Witch (1960) 75

    First 20c cover-priced issue. Stories by unknown. Art by unknown. Wendy stars in: "The Dangerous Wands: Part 1"; "Be Careful with Free Offers: Part 2"; two untitled 1-pagers; and 2-page text story "Where Is Mr. Moon?" Also in this issue: Ghostly Trio in "Fun Fellows"; Spooky in "Tough Test"; and untitled Spooky 1-pager. Characters in this issue: Wendy; Witch Sisters; a witch saleslady (introduction); a burglar (introduction); Bobby (introduction); Absurda the Space Witch (introduction); Ghostly Trio; Casper; Prof. Hicue (introduction); Spooky. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #24
    Witching Hour (1969 DC) 24
    Published Oct 1972 by DC.

    Featuring: 1 page The Witching Hour introductory story starring Cynthia, Mordred and Mildred, drawn by John Calnan; 7 page story "Where Nightmares Never End" written by Murray Boltinoff (as Bill Dennehy) and drawn by Alfredo Alcala; 8 page story "Another Candidate for the Morgue" written by Carl Wessler and drawn by Norm Maurer; 7 page story "When the Scorpion Strikes" written by Carl Wessler and drawn by Jack Sparling. Cover by Nick Cardy. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #202
    Wonder Woman (1942 1st Series DC) 202
    • Centerfold detached at one staple. Oxidation. Water damage.

    Cover by Dick Giordano. First full comic book appearance of Fafhrd and Grey Mouser in "Fangs of Fire," script by Samuel R. Delany, art by Dick Giordano; After a fight breaks out among Fafhrd and the Grey Mouser and Diana and Catwoman, I-Ching halts it by producing the Fist of Flame; He informs them that the Flame Fist has a sister jewel, the Eye of the Ocean (which Fafhrd and the Mouser had sought), and that one can look into one gem and see what is in front of the other; Diana looks into the gem and sees Jonny Doubles face; Jonny proves to be a prisoner of Lu Shan, I-Chings daughter, who has the Eye of the Ocean and seeks the Fist of Flame; when joined in a dimensional energy transfer matrix machine, the gems energies can pierce dimensions, which will enable Lu Shan to enter and loot Nehwon; Diana and I-Ching get transported to another dimension. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #125
    Woody Woodpecker (1972 Whitman) 125

    Whitman edition. Walter Lantz' Woody Woodpecker. Stories by unknown. Art by unknown. Featuring the tale "Varmints Vamoose"! Starring Woody Woodpecker, Knothead, Splinter and Buzz! Also: the reprint tale "The Phoney Express"! Starring Woody Woodpecker, Splinter, Knothead, Hardscratch Grubsteak and Skulkley P. Sneakmore! And: Chilly Willy in the reprint story "Armchair Detective"! Starring Chilly Willy and Lady Snowbird! Plus: Homer Pigeon and Red Cardinal in the 1-page reprint text story "A Lodge-ical Name"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #30
    Wyatt Earp (1955 Atlas/Marvel) 30

    Edited by Roy Thomas. Cover by Dick Ayers and Jack Abel. Stories by Stan Lee, Dick Ayers, and Al Williamson. Action-packed Western tales, including the sensationalized adventures of the legendary lawman Wyatt Earp. 36 pages, full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #14
    Yogi Bear (1970 Charlton) 14

    Cover by Ray Dirgo. Stories by Gwen Krause and unknown. Art by Ray Dirgo and unknown. Featuring Yogi Bear in: "Follow the Leader"; "Oh, What a Pilot!"; "A Good Sport"; "The Funny Forest"; "Superyogi"; "Strawberry Float"; and the 1-pagers "Slim Down" and "Morty's Day!" Plus: "Boners, Moaners, and Groaners" joke page! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #10
    Yosemite Sam (1970 Gold Key) 10
  • Issue #100
    Young Love (1963-1977 DC) 100

    Stories by unknown. Art by Win Mortimer?, Vince Colletta and unknown. Julie is intrigued by Carl and his bad reputation but after she is forced to cover up a near-fatal accident, she eventually realizes that steady Tod is the boy she really loves in "Just for a Thrill"! Plus: Leila learns that Brett only went out with her because of a bet, but he convinces her that he started to like her for herself after they spent time together in "Cold Fish"! And: Gwen is annoyed because her boyfriend Paul is always borrowing money from her in "Poor Paul!" Also: 1-page Marc -- On the Man's Side! advice column! Plus: Test Yourself 2-pager "Do You Ask Too Much of Him?" 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.20.