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Comic books March 1973

  • Issue #422
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 422
    Published Mar 1973 by DC.

    Cover by Nick Cardy. "The TV Show That Menaced Metropolis!", script by Cary Bates, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson; Woody Nescott has had to live in one room for all his life due to a strange blood disease, but his path crosses Supermans when he produces white cells that grow to giant size and begin devouring things. "The Shadows-of-Yesterday Contract!", script by Len Wein, art by Dick Giordano; Christopher Chance takes on Hyram Walsh as his client, a man who is being pursued by a ruthless killer with ties to Chance's past; The assassin is the same man who killed his father; He takes on the case for nothing because the man can't pay, and reflects on his origins; Christopher Chance becomes the Human Target. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #422MJ
    Action Comics (1938 DC) Mark Jewelers 422MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Variant. "The TV Show That Menaced Metropolis!" Script by Cary Bates, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson. Origin of the Human Target in "The Shadows-of-Yesterday Contract." Script by Len Wein, art by Dick Giordano. Cover price $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Vol. 17 #2
    Action For Men (1957-1977 Hillman-Vista) Vol. 17 #2

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  • Issue #426
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 426

    Cover art by Dick Giordano. Untitled Adventurers' Club story, script by John Albano, art by Jim Aparo. Snow-White Death! starring Vigilante, script by Cary Bates, pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Dick Giordano; The Vigilante saves a reformed drug addict from a druggie mob that wants to kill her. God of Vengeance starring Captain Fear, script by Robert Kanigher, art by Alex Nino. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #426MJ
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) Mark Jewelers 426MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Jim Aparo and Alex Nino art. Cover price $0.20.

  • Mar 1973
    Adventure for Men (1965-1974 Jalart House) Mar 1973

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  • Vol. 18 #3
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  • Issue #17
    Amazing Adventures (1970 2nd Series) 17
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    • Label #0293105002

    The Beast origin reprinted, plus two new pages written by Steve Englehart, pencils by Jim Starlin, inks by Mike Esposito. "Birth of the Beast!" Script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Arnold Roth, inks by John Verpoorten and John Tartaglione. The reprinted material includes pages from the back-up stories in Uncanny X-Men 49-53. Guest starring the original X-Men. Last Beast story in Amazing Adventures. New Jim Starlin/Frank Giacoia cover. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #17MJ
    Amazing Adventures (1970 2nd Series) Mark Jewelers 17MJ

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    Mark Jewelers Advertisement Insert Variant. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #17NDS
    Amazing Adventures (1970 2nd Series) National Diamond 17NDS

    National Diamond Sales Advertisement Insert Variant. The Beast origin reprinted, plus two new pages written by Steve Englehart, pencils by Jim Starlin, inks by Mike Esposito. "Birth of the Beast!" Script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Arnold Roth, inks by John Verpoorten and John Tartaglione. The reprinted material includes pages from the back-up stories in Uncanny X-Men 49-53. Guest starring the original X-Men. Last Beast story in Amazing Adventures. New Jim Starlin / Frank Giacoia cover. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #17UK
    Amazing Adventures (1970 2nd Series) UK Edition 17UK

    UK edition. Identical to US edition, but has 6p cover price. The Beast origin reprinted, plus two new pages written by Steve Englehart, pencils by Jim Starlin, inks by Mike Esposito. "Birth of the Beast!" Script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Arnold Roth, inks by John Verpoorten and John Tartaglione. The reprinted material includes pages from the back-up stories in Uncanny X-Men 49-53. Guest starring the original X-Men. Last Beast story in Amazing Adventures. New Jim Starlin/Frank Giacoia cover. 36 pages, full color.

  • Issue #118
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) 118
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    "Countdown to Chaos" concludes the storyline that reprints pages from "Lo, This Monster" in Spectacular Spider-Man #1 (1968)--see comments on Amazing Spider-Man 116 for details. However, there is also new material here by scripter Gerry Conway, penciller John Romita Sr., and inkers Romita, Jim Mooney, and Tony Mortellaro. New cover by Romita. Reprinted in Marvel Tales # 97. Letter to the editor by comics writer Mike Baron (Nexus). Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #118MJ
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) Mark Jewelers 118MJ

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    Mark Jewelers Advertisement Insert Variant. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #118NDS
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) National Diamond 118NDS

    National Diamond Sales Advertisement Insert Variant. "Countdown to Chaos" concludes the storyline that reprints pages from "Lo, This Monster" in Spectacular Spider-Man #1 (1968) - see comments on Amazing Spider-Man 116 for details. However, there is also new material here by scripter Gerry Conway, penciller John Romita Sr., and inkers Romita, Jim Mooney, and Tony Mortellaro. New cover by Romita. Reprinted in Marvel Tales #97. Letter to the editor by comics writer Mike Baron (Nexus). Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #118UK
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) UK Edition 118UK

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    UK edition. Identical to US edition, but has 6p cover price. "Countdown to Chaos" concludes the storyline that reprints pages from "Lo, This Monster" in Spectacular Spider-Man #1 (1968)--see comments on Amazing Spider-Man 116 for details. However, there is also new material here by scripter Gerry Conway, penciller John Romita Sr., and inkers Romita, Jim Mooney, and Tony Mortellaro. New cover by Romita. Reprinted in Marvel Tales # 97. Letter to the editor by comics writer Mike Baron (Nexus).

  • Vol. 46 #6
    Amazing Stories (1926-Present Experimenter) Pulp Vol. 46 #6
  • Vol. 91 #1
    Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact (1960-Present Dell) Vol. 91 #1
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    March 1973. Cover by John Schoenherr. Stories: "The People of the Wind"(Part 2) by Poul Anderson, "Who Steals My Purse" by John Brunner, "He Fell into a Dark Hole" by Jerry Pournelle, "Death of God" by Herbie Brennan, and "Hard Workers Only" by Mark K. Roberts. Science Fact article: "The Eyes Have It" by R. I. MacDonald. Softcover, 5.5-in. x 7.5-in.; 178 newsprint pages, B&W. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #208
    Archie Giant Series (1954) 208

    The World of Archie. "A Twist of Fate," pencils by Harry Lucey; Veronica agrees to go to the dance with Reggie, so Archie asks Betty; when Reggie and Betty both sprain their ankles, Archie and Veronica end up together. "Bubble Trouble!" one-page Li'l Jinx story by Joe Edwards. "Snow Job," script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Harry Lucey, inks by Terry Szenics; In an effort to prove that he's not over the hill, Mr. Lodge challenges Archie to a ski race. "The Acid Test," script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Harry Lucey, inks by Mario Acquaviva; After burning a hole in the floor with acid, Archie is banned from the chemistry lab, but he still manages to get in more chemical-related trouble. "The GENTLEman," script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Harry Lucey; Archie tries to teach Moose the rules of proper conduct and social behavior. Archie Club News. "Snow Go," script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Harry Lucey, inks by Terry Szenics; Archie comes up with a clever way to keep Veronica from knowing that he's going out with Betty. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #208NDS
    Archie Giant Series (1954) National Diamond 208NDS

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    National Diamond Sales Advertisement Insert Variant. World of Archie. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #207
    Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica (1951) 207

    Cover art by Dan DeCarlo. The Best Of Enemies, script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Jim DeCarlo; Veronica pronounces "a pox, a curse and a voodoo vengeance" on Betty. Literary Madness, script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Jim DeCarlo; Betty becomes editor of the school's literary magazine. The Voice Of Trouble, script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Jim DeCarlo; A narrator observes Betty and Veronica's failed attempts to reach Archie's heart through his stomach, and how everything they do just winds up benefiting Jughead. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #207NDS
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    National Diamond Sales Advertisement Insert Variant. It is believed these variants were distributed only in regions near U.S. military bases. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #182
    Archie's Joke Book (1953) 182
  • Vol. 376 #3
    Argosy Part 5: Argosy Magazine (1943-1979 Popular) Vol. 376 #3

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  • Vol. 20 #5
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  • Issue #109
    Avengers (1963 1st Series) 109
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    "The Measure of a Man!" Script by Steve Englehart. Pencils by Don Heck. Inks by Frank McLaughlin. Cover by John Buscema and Sal Buscema. Hawkeye feels restless in his current stint with the Avengers, because the Scarlet Witch has declared her affection for the Vision. The ace archer decides to leaves the Fifth Avenue mansion, and shortly thereafter bumps into a man called Champion. He's a 9-foot tall multi-millionaire that wants Clint Barton to teach him the sport of archery! Hawkeye agrees and the duo departs for California to begin training. Everything with the archery instruction is going smoothly, but perhaps a little too smoothly! Especially when Hawkeye discovers Champion's diabolical plot to bomb the San Andreas Fault! Fortunately though, the remaining avengers decide to check up on their teammate...and just in the nick of time! Earth's Mightiest Heroes clash on the coast to dethrone the Champion! Avengers Lineup: Black Panther, Hawkeye, Iron Man, Scarlet Witch, Thor, and the Vision. (Notes: Champion returns many years later in Marvel Comics Presents 125. The letters page contains a statement of ownership: average print run 349,793; average paid circulation 189,961.) 32 pages Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #109MJ
    Avengers (1963 1st Series) Mark Jewelers 109MJ

    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. "The Measure of a Man!" Script by Steve Englehart. Pencils by Don Heck. Inks by Frank McLaughlin. Cover by John Buscema and Sal Buscema. Hawkeye feels restless in his current stint with the Avengers, because the Scarlet Witch has declared her affection for the Vision. The ace archer decides to leaves the Fifth Avenue mansion, and shortly thereafter bumps into a man called Champion. He's a 9-foot tall multi-millionaire that wants Clint Barton to teach him the sport of archery! Hawkeye agrees and the duo departs for California to begin training. Everything with the archery instruction is going smoothly, but perhaps a little too smoothly! Especially when Hawkeye discovers Champion's diabolical plot to bomb the San Andreas Fault! Fortunately though, the remaining avengers decide to check up on their teammate...and just in the nick of time! Earth's Mightiest Heroes clash on the coast to dethrone the Champion! Avengers Lineup: Black Panther, Hawkeye, Iron Man, Scarlet Witch, Thor, and the Vision. (Notes: Champion returns many years later in Marvel Comics Presents 125. The letters page contains a statement of ownership: average print run 349,793; average paid circulation 189,961.) 32 pages Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #109NDS
    Avengers (1963 1st Series) National Diamond 109NDS

    National Diamond Sales Advertisement Insert Variant. Hawkeye quits the Avengers in "The Measure of a Man!" Script by Steve Englehart, pencils by Don Heck, inks by Frank McLaughlin. Avengers roll call: Thor, Iron Man, the Scarlet Witch, and the Vision. Guest starring the Black Panther. John Buscema/John Verpoorten cover. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #109UK
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    UK edition. Identical to US edition, but has 6p cover price. "The Measure of a Man!" Script by Steve Englehart. Pencils by Don Heck. Inks by Frank McLaughlin. Cover by John Buscema and Sal Buscema. Hawkeye feels restless in his current stint with the Avengers, because the Scarlet Witch has declared her affection for the Vision. The ace archer decides to leaves the Fifth Avenue mansion, and shortly thereafter bumps into a man called Champion. He's a 9-foot tall multi-millionaire that wants Clint Barton to teach him the sport of archery! Hawkeye agrees and the duo departs for California to begin training. Everything with the archery instruction is going smoothly, but perhaps a little too smoothly! Especially when Hawkeye discovers Champion's diabolical plot to bomb the San Andreas Fault! Fortunately though, the remaining avengers decide to check up on their teammate...and just in the nick of time! Earth's Mightiest Heroes clash on the coast to dethrone the Champion! Avengers Lineup: Black Panther, Hawkeye, Iron Man, Scarlet Witch, Thor, and the Vision. (Notes: Champion returns many years later in Marvel Comics Presents 125. The letters page contains a statement of ownership: average print run 349,793; average paid circulation 189,961.) 32 pages

  • Issue #2
    Barney and Betty Rubble (1973) 2
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    Camping Trip. The Fast Friend; Barney dreams and remembers the first time he and Fred (then called Freddy) met. Classmate Reunion. Which Wings? text story. The Bum Wheel. Based on The Flintstones, the classic animated series. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #636
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  • Issue #637
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  • Issue #638
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  • Issue #639
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  • Vol. 17 #1
    Baum Bugle A Journal of Oz (1957) Vol. 17 #1

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    The Baum Bugle: A Journal of Oz (1973) Volume 17 #1 is published three times annually by The International Wizard of Oz Club.

  • Issue #1806
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    Published 1973 (est.) by Beano Studios.

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  • Issue #1807
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    Published 1973 (est.) by Beano Studios.

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  • Issue #1808
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    Published 1973 (est.) by Beano Studios.

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  • Issue #1809
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    Published 1973 (est.) by Beano Studios.

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  • Issue #1810
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    Published 1973 (est.) by Beano Studios.

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  • Issue #2
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    Story, art, and Cover by Dave Geary. The second issue in Dave Geary's loving comic tribute to beer. 36 pages, B&W. MATURE READERS Cover price $0.50.

  • Mar 1973
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  • Issue #1
    Beware (1973 Marvel) 1

    "The Werewolf Was Afraid!"; "Too Human to Live!" with art by Carabotta/Abel; "On the Trail of the Witch!" with pencils by Jack Kirby; and "Behind the Door" with art by Joe Sinnott. Cover by Bill Everett. Stories by John Romita, Vic Carabotta, Jack Abel, Stan Lee, Larry Lieber, Jack Kirby, Dick Ayers, and Joe Sinnott. Beware of these fear-filled suspense stories fill with action, intrigue and, best of all, monsters! All reprints from Menace, Spellbound, and Tales of Suspense. 36 pages, full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #100
    Billy the Kid (1956 Charlton) 100

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    Cover by Jose Delbo. Stories by unknown. Art by Jose Delbo and Pat Boyette. Featuring Billy the Kid in "The Hunters" and "Rustlers Die Young"! Plus: Mr. Young of the Boothill Gazette tale "The Deadliest Gun"! And: 1-page text article "Some Simple Smart Spanish Number 4" by Raldo Fuerte. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #203
    Blondie (1947 McKay/Harvey/King/Charlton) 203

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  • Vol. 112 #2
    Bluebook For Men (1960-1975 H.S.-Hanro-QMG) Vol. 112 #2

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  • Issue #4
    Brothers of the Spear (1972 Gold Key) 4

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    Last 15-cent cover price. Painted cover art by George Wilson. Ad for GAF View-Master with Donald Duck, Pluto, and Mickey Mouse. Evil Comes With Tall Strangers, script by Gaylord Du Bois, art by Jesse Santos; Dan-El shows Natongo a fertile beach land; They follow a herd of buffalo through a cleft in a mountain; Ten tall Mindmasters take over Natongo's mind, turning him against Dan-El and usurping his kingdom. Ad for toy soldiers from Lucky Products, Inc. Sea Monkeys ad. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #4
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    Whitman edition Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #29
    Burroughs Bulletin (1947) Old Series 29

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    Issue #29 - Spring 1973. "The Original and Only Authorized Edgar Rice Burroughs Fanzine". Frank Frazetta special. Color covers. Featured article is "Frank Frazetta - the History of a Burroughs Artist" by Robert Barrett. Other content includes Frazetta newspaper strips, "The Imaginative Years" by Frank Frazetta, Thun'da reprint, Frazetta photos, art and a Frazetta ERB checklist. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 30 pages, black and white.

  • Issue #16
    Burroughs Newsbeat (1971-1977 Kevin Hancer) Fanzine 16

    Issue #16 - Mar. 1973. ERB news fanzine edited by Kevin Hancer. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., four pages, black and white.

  • Vol. 16 #1
    Caper Magazine (1956-1983 Dee Publishing) Vol. 16 #1

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