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Comic books August 1973

  • Issue #3
    Roman Holidays (1973 Whitman) 3

    Whitman edition. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #13
    Sabrina the Teenage Witch (1971 1st Series) 13

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    Sabrina is considered an ugly duckling in the world of witches; she helps Harvey take on a bully, which makes Harvey think hes a tough guy; Sabrina starts casting spells in her sleep. Stories and art by Frank Doyle, George Gladir, Bob Bolling, Dick Malmgren, Gus LeMoine and Stan Goldberg, plus Lil Jinx by Joe Edwards. 48 pages. Cover by Goldberg. Cover price $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #102
    Sad Sack and the Sarge (1957) 102

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    Cover art by George Baker. "Blame"; Sad Sack guards the ammo dump. "Monster Man"; Sarge drinks some chemicals and turns into a monster. "Satisfied"; Sarge isn't going to yell at Sad Sack. "Sneaky"; Sad Sack and the Sarge are sneaking around. "The Survivors"; Sad Sack and the Sarge are on a survival test. Richie Rich comic ad. Harvey Records ad. "Away From What?"; Pop takes Little Sad Sack camping. "Snap It Up!" text story. "Down Under"; Little Sad Sack and Little Slob Slobinski go down a sewer. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #7
    Sad Sack Navy, Gobs 'N' Gals (1972) 7
  • Issue #47
    Sad Sack's Army Life (1963) 47

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  • Issue #44
    Sad Sad Sack World (1964) 44

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  • Issue #20
    Scooby Doo (1970 Gold Key) 20
  • Issue #20MJ
    Scooby Doo (1970 Gold Key) Mark Jewelers 20MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. One book-length Scooby Doo story "The Fiery Hood-Doo!" and one short Scooby Doo story "Unlucky Luck!" # on cover 90252-308 (No month listed) #20 1973 20c Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #20
    Scooby Doo (1970 Whitman) 20
    • Cover detached at both staples.

    Whitman edition. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #1
    Scream (1973 Skywald) 1
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    Cover by Vicentes Segrelles. Edited by Al Hewetson. Stories by Al Hewetson. Art by Zesar Lopez, Jose Gual, Felipe Dela Rosa, Ferran Sostres, Maelo Cintron and Fernando Rubio. Horror anthology produced by upstart publisher Skywald, founded by Marvel and Warren veterans, and featuring artists of the Filipino New Wave. A horror spoof of underground cartoonists Jay Lynch & Robert Crumb, The Strange Painting of Jay Crumb; in another story, Seduction of the Innocent author Fredric Wertham goes to Skywald to complain and all hell breaks loose. 8 1/2 in. x 11 in. 64 pages, B&W. Mature readers. Cover price $1.25.

  • Issue #3
    Secret Origins (1973-1974 1st Series) 3

    Cover by Nick Cardy. "The Origin of Wonder Woman," script by William Marston, art by Harry G. Peter; Upon her arrival in man's world, Wonder Woman drops an Amazon scroll that details the origin and early days of the Amazons, while later sources outline her birth, her youth, and her battle in the arena for the right to be Wonder Woman; reprinted from Wonder Woman #1. "This is the Story of Wildcat!", script by Bill Finger, art by Irwin Hasen; Boxer Ted Grant kills the former champ in the ring and is inspired by Green Lantern to adopt the identity of Wildcat to clear himself; reprinted from Sensation Comics #1. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #26
    Secret Romance (1968) 26

    Stories by unknown. Art by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia, Art Cappello and unknown. Featuring: "Here Will Dwell Love" and "The Man Across the Hall"! Plus: He's done everything else for Stoddard...now he's got to help him marry the girl he loves! Read..."Meet Me in Paris"! Also: Find-a-Word puzzle page! And: letters page "Just Jeannette" by Jeannette Copeland. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #13
    Secrets of Sinister House (1972) 13

    "Deadly Muffins" with script by John Albano, art by Alfredo Alcala; "The Taste of Blood" with script by Jack Oleck, art by Alex Nino; and "The Greed Inside" with script by Albano, art by Jess Jodloman. Nick Cardy cover? Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #13MJ
    Secrets of Sinister House (1972) Mark Jewelers 13MJ

    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. "Deadly Muffins" with script by John Albano, art by Alfredo Alcala; "The Taste of Blood" with script by Jack Oleck, art by Alex Nino; and "The Greed Inside" with script by Albano, art by Jess Jodloman. Nick Cardy cover? Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #86
    Sex to Sexty (1965) 86
    Published 1973 (est.) by S.R.I. Publishing.

    "Sex to Sexty: Punchin' Judy!" Men's Magazine with adult jokes and cartoons. 64 pages, text, with B&W illustrations Cover price $1.25.

  • Issue #113
    Sgt. Fury (1963) 113
    Published Aug 1973 by Marvel.

    Reprint. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #113MJ
    Sgt. Fury (1963) Mark Jewelers 113MJ

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  • Issue #125MJ
    Sgt. Fury (1963) Mark Jewelers 125MJ

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  • Issue #5
    Shanna The She-Devil (1972 1st Series) 5

    Cover art by John Romita. "Where Nekra Walks - Death Must Follow!", script by Steve Gerber, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Vince Colletta; Shanna battles Nekra, the Priestess of Darkness, who is also the sister of Mandrill; Professor X app. Vampire Tales ad. FOOM! ad. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #5MJ
    Shanna The She-Devil (1972 1st Series) Mark Jewelers 5MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Final issue of the series. "Where Nekra Walks, Death Must Follow." Script by Steve Gerber, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Vince Colletta. Professor X (of the X-Men) appearance. John Romita Sr. cover. Cover price $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #4
    SHIELD (1973 Marvel) 4

    This series contains slightly edited reprints. Cover art by Jim Steranko. The Power of SHIELD!, script by Jack Kirby (plot) and Stan Lee (dialogue), pencils by Jack Kirby (layout) and Jim Steranko, inks by Jim Steranko; Fury finds a way to signal SHIELD without a radio, delaying disaster; But after Sitwell realizes Fury is the pilot, he still orders the launching of a "Strato-Mine", which could ignite the very atmosphere; Supreme Hydra gets news that Laura Brown-- the daughter of his predecessor, who turned traitor and helped Fury a year before-- has been captured in Egypt. The Hiding Place!, script by Jack Kirby (plot) and Roy Thomas (dialogue), pencils by Jack Kirby (layouts) and Jim Steranko, inks by Jim Steranko; While enjoying a shave, Fury thinks back on SHIELD's 1st battle with HYDRA, when Laura Brown-- who had joined only to convince her father to give up his mad dream of world conquest-- saved his life and helped defeat them; As the President pushes thru a pardon for her, she's being transported by Gabe & Jasper-- whose car is attacked by HYDRA. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #4MJ
    SHIELD (1973 Marvel) Mark Jewelers 4MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Slightly edited reprints: "The Power of SHIELD!" (from Strange Tales 152) and "The Hiding Place!" (from ST 153). Scripts by Stan Lee and Roy Thomas, art by Jack Kirby and Jim Steranko. Cover price $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #8
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    August 1973 Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #175
    Spider-Man (1974 El Sorprendente Hombre Araña) Mexican 175

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    Spanish language reprint of Amazing Spider-Man #120

  • Issue #27
    Spider-Man Comics Weekly (1973 UK) 27
  • Issue #28
    Spider-Man Comics Weekly (1973 UK) 28
  • Issue #31
    Spider-Man Comics Weekly (1973 UK) 31
  • Issue #6
    Spooky Haunted House (1972) 6

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  • Issue #50
    Spooky Spooktown (1961) 50

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  • Issue #172
    Star Spangled War Stories (1952 DC #3-204) 172

    Cover art by Joe Kubert. A Cocktail For Molotov starring the Unknown Soldier, script by Frank Robbins, art by Jack Sparling. Decision, script by Don Karr, art by Walter Simonson. The Thousand Stitch Belt featuring the U.S.S. Stevens, script and art by Sam Glanzman. 32 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #172MJ
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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #9-1ST
    Star Trek PB (1967-1977 Bantam Novel Series) 9-1ST

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    Volume 9 - 1st printing. By James Blish. Featuring six more out of this world adventures starring the brave crew of the starship Enterprise. Softcover, 4 1/2-in. x 6-in., 184 pages, Text Only. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #64
    Sub-Mariner (1968 1st Series) 64
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover pencils by Rich Buckler and John Romita (alterations), inks by Bill Everett and John Romita (alterations). First appearance of the warrior-woman called Virago in "Voyage Into Chaos!", script by Steve Gerber, pencils by Don Heck, inks by Don Perlin; The Council of Elders has decided to segregate the Hydro-Men in a prison camp outside of Atlantis; Namor frees them, and decrees that they should be free to mingle with the Atlantean people; A delegation from another underwater world arrives in Atlantis; They meet with Namor and implore his help as their world has fallen under the tyranny of the warrior queen, Virago. Tales of Atlantis back-up story, "In the Wake of the Warriors!", script by Howard Chaykin and Steve Gerber, pencils by Howard Chaykin, inks by Joe Sinnott. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #64MJ
    Sub-Mariner (1968) Mark Jeweler 64MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Howard Chaykin back-up art. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #64UK
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    This is a United Kingdom edition. The UK edition was released in Great Britain at the same time the American edition was released. Both editions are identical except for pricing on cover.

  • Issue #6
    Supergirl (1972 1st Series) 6

    Cover art by Bob Oksner. In Love and War, pencils by Art Saaf, inks by Vince Colletta; Supergirl gets a couple of street gangs to work together. The Final Cut! starring Melba Manton, script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Mike Sekowsky, inks by Frank Giacoia. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #266
    Superman (1939 1st Series) 266
    Published Aug 1973 by DC.

    Cover art by Nick Cardy. The Nightmare Maker!, script by Elliot S! Maggin, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson; Superman battles the Abominable Snowman, who was awakened by the rocket that brought Kal-El to Earth. The Face on the Falling Star!--The Fabulous World of Krypton, script by Elliot S! Maggin, pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Joe Giella;In ancient Krypton, two siblings get lost looking for a puzzling object that fell from the sky; As they try to return home, the object helps the pair escape the hazards of the Flame Forest, but they never learn the object's otherworldly origin. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #266MJ
    Superman (1939 1st Series) Mark Jewelers 266MJ

    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Cover art by Nick Cardy. The Nightmare Maker!, script by Elliot S! Maggin, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson; Superman battles the Abominable Snowman, who was awakened by the rocket that brought Kal-El to Earth. The Face on the Falling Star!--The Fabulous World of Krypton, script by Elliot S! Maggin, pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Joe Giella;In ancient Krypton, two siblings get lost looking for a puzzling object that fell from the sky; As they try to return home, the object helps the pair escape the hazards of the Flame Forest, but they never learn the object's otherworldly origin. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #132
    Superman's Girlfriend Lois Lane (1958) 132
    • Interior is complete. Extensive accumulation of defects.
    • Interior is complete. Water damage. Mold.

    Cover art by Bob Oksner. The Second Superman!, script by Cary Bates, pencils by John Rosenberger, inks by Vince Colletta; Superman uses his super-computer to find a perfect romantic match for Lois Lane. The Boy Who Never Smiled!, script by Cary Bates, pencils by Art Saaf, inks by Vince Colletta; Zatanna helps a young child who is paralyzed. Introducing Melba!, script by Robert Kanigher (idea) and Cary Bates (script), pencils by Art Saaf, inks by Vince Colletta; Melba helps the police discover who killed a landlord and framed Willy Deegan for the crime. 32 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #132MJ
    Superman's Girlfriend Lois Lane (1958) Mark Jewelers 132MJ

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  • Issue #159
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954) 159

    Cover art by Nick Cardy. The Arena of Death, script by Leo Dorfman, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; The Star of Cathay magically transports Jimmy back to ancient Rome where he becomes Spartacus and leads a gladiator revolt. A Grave-Digger for Jimmy Olsen, script by Leo Dorfman [as David George], art by Kurt Schaffenberger; Lena Lawrence accidentally saves Jimmy Olsen from three different attempts to end his life by the gang named Gravediggers Inc. The Day They Unmasked Mr. Action, script by Leo Dorfman [as David George], art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #159MJ
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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #5
    Supernatural Thrillers (1972) 5
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0962572008
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    • CGC Signature Series
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Signed by John Romita on 06/05/2013.
    • Label #1235618008

    First appearance of The Living Mummy! Script by Steve Gerber, pencils by Rich Buckler, inks by Frank Chiaramonte; The Living Mummy comes to life and seeks out a descendant of the man that cursed him 3000 years ago. 32 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #5MJ
    Supernatural Thrillers (1973) Mark Jewelers 5MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. 1st Appearance of The Living Mummy; Steve Gerber script. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #135
    Sweethearts Vol. 2 (1954-1973) 135

    Edited by George Wildman. Cover by Art Cappello. Stories by unknown. Art by Art Cappello, Charles Nicholas and Vince Alascia. Molly's not imagining it...there's a man hiding in those bushes! See why in..."Shadow Of Love"! Also featuring: "Remember My Kisses" and "Too Late For Tears"! Plus: Find-a-Word puzzle page! And: letters page "Teen-Age Troubles" by Harold Gluck. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #1
    Tales of the Zombie (1973) Magazine 1
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    • Significant overspray, soiling, 1/3" piece missing from top of spine.

    Simon Garth dies but is brought back to life as a zombie and doomed to walk the earth as one of the living dead. In a three part story, "Alter of the Damned" (Script by Steve Gerber and Roy Thomas and art by John Buscema and Tom Palmer), "Zombie" (Script by Stan Lee and art by Bill Everett) and "Night of the Walking Dead" ) Script by Steve Gerber and art by John Buscema and Syd Shores) a former employee's revenge seals Garth's fate into becoming a zombie but he still fights to protect his daughter. Issue also has "Iron Head (Script by Stan Lee, art by Dick Ayers), an article about the zombie in the movies, "The Thing from the Bog" (script by Kit Pearson and Marv Wolfman and art by Pablos Marcos), and "Mastermind" (script and art by Tom Sutton). All stories are in black and white. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #222
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 222
    Published Aug 1973 by DC.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. Part 4: The City of Gold, script and art by Joe Kubert; The Waziri lead Tarzan to Opar and the beast-men capture Jane; adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's novel, The Return of Tarzan. Three-page article, "Lights, Camera, Action on Safari" by Allan Asherman about the 1930 movie "Trader Horn" with photos of director W.S. Van Dyke, actress Edwina Booth, and Frank Buck. Letter to the editor from comics writer Bob Rozakis. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #222MJ
    Tarzan (1972 DC) Mark Jewelers 222MJ

    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. "The City of Gold" (part 4). Script and art by Joe Kubert. Three-page article, "Lights, Camera, Action on Safari" by Allan Asherman about the 1930 movie "Trader Horn" with photos of director W.S. Van Dyke, actress Edwina Booth, and Frank Buck. Letter to the editor from comics writer Bob Rozakis. Kubert cover. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #94
    Teen-Age Love (1958 Charlton) 94
  • Vol. 5 #4
    Terror Tales (1969) Magazine Vol. 5 #4
    Published Aug 1973 by Eerie.