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Comic books December 1973

  • Issue #28
    Super Goof (1965 Gold Key) 28

    Cover by Paul Murry. Written by Vic Lockman, Carl Fallberg and unknown. Art by Tony Strobl, Paul Murry and Steve Steere. Super Goof uses his super telescopic vision while he's on..."The Case of the Creepy Crook," reprinted from issue #8. Super Goof also stars in the back-up story "The Brain from N.E.P.H.E.W.", reprinted from issue #7. Plus: Goofy in "The Successful Failure," reprinted from Donald Duck (1940 Dell/Gold Key/Whitman/Gladstone) #87. And: 16-page Fun Catalog. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #28MJ
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  • Issue #28
    Super Goof (1965 Whitman) 28

    Whitman edition. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #9
    Supergirl (1972 1st Series) 9
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    Cover art by Bob Oksner. The Super-Amazon!, script by Cary Bates, art by Art Saaf; Supergirl is fed up with men, so she becomes an Amazon for a day. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #270
    Superman (1939 1st Series) 270
    Published Dec 1973 by DC.

    Cover art by Nick Cardy. The Viking from Valhalla! starring Superman, Valdemar, Clark Kent, Oscar Asherman, Steve Lombard, Lois Lane, and Skagerrak, script by Elliot S! Maggin, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson. I Can't Go Home Again!--Private Life of Clark Kent, script by Elliot S! Maggin, art by Murphy Anderson; When the plans for a new highway go right through the Kent home in Smallville, Clark returns for one last visit; Pete Ross sees Clark and recalls how he recommended the highway be put through the Kent home to destroy any remaining evidence of Clark's double identity there. 32 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #270MJ
    Superman (1939 1st Series) Mark Jewelers 270MJ

    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. ICover art by Nick Cardy. The Viking from Valhalla! starring Superman, Valdemar, Clark Kent, Oscar Asherman, Steve Lombard, Lois Lane, and Skagerrak, script by Elliot S! Maggin, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson. I Can't Go Home Again!--Private Life of Clark Kent, script by Elliot S! Maggin, art by Murphy Anderson; When the plans for a new highway go right through the Kent home in Smallville, Clark returns for one last visit; Pete Ross sees Clark and recalls how he recommended the highway be put through the Kent home to destroy any remaining evidence of Clark's double identity there. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #162
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954) 162

    Cover art by Nick Cardy. 1 By 1 My Brothers Die, script by Leo Dorfman, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; Perfect doubles of Jimmy Olsen are commiting robberies all over Metropolis, but where are they coming from? The Savage Who Stalked Mr. Action, script by Leo Dorfman, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; A killer is hunting Jimmy Olsen, stalking him just like a wild animal. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #162MJ
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954) Mark Jewelers 162MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. "1-by-1 My Brothers Die!" Story by Leo Dorfman. Art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #7
    Supernatural Thrillers (1972) 7

    Cover inks by John Romita. The Return of the Living Mummy!, script by Steve Gerber, art by Val Mayerik; The Mummy awakes in New York City and tries to discover what he has become and where he is at. He is then attacked by the police. He Came from Nowhere!, script by Larry Lieber and Stan Lee, pencils by George Tuska, inks by Joe Sinnott; An escaped convict meets a man from the future who describes the wonders of his world and offers to switch places. 32 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #7
    Swamp Thing (1972 1st Series) 7
    • Staple rust with migration.
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    • White Mountain.
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    • CGC Signature Series
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    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • SIGNED BY BERNIE WRIGHTSON ON 4/5/08.
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    • Signed by Bernie Wrightson on 06/20/2015 at Heroes Con.
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    • Signed by Bernie Wrightson with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.

    "Night of the Bat." Swamp Thing goes to Gotham City and encounters Batman. Both are after Mr. E, who is leader of the Conclave. Script by Len Wein, art and cover by Berni Wrightson. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #7MJ
    Swamp Thing (1972) Mark Jewelers 7MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. "Night of the Bat." Swamp Thing goes to Gotham City and encounters Batman. Both are after Mr. E, who is leader of the Conclave. Script by Len Wein, art and cover by Berni Wrightson. Cover price $0.20.

  • Vol. 20 #10
    Swank Magazine (1941-2016) Vol. 20 #10

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  • Issue #137
    Sweethearts Vol. 2 (1954-1973) 137

    Edited by George Wildman. Stories by unknown. Art by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia, Don Sherwood? and unknown. Featuring: "A Love I'll Never Know!"; "Loser's Reward"; and "Love And Money"! Plus: 1-page stories "What Are Friends For" (art by Art Cappello) and "The Now Feeling"! Also: Find-a-Word puzzle page! And: letters page "Just Jeannette" by Jeannette Copeland. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #5
    Sword of Sorcery (1973) 5
    • Water Damage.

    Cover art by Walter Simonson. The Sunken Land starring Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser, script by Fritz Leiber (story) and Denny O'Neil (script), pencils by Walt Simonson, inks by Al Milgrom; Simorgya rises from the sea; Adapted from Fritz Leiber's "The Sunken Land." The Legion of Super-Heroes; Comic Fans--Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World, script by Paul Levitz, art by Dave Cockrum and Sergio Aragones. The Mouse Alone! starring The Young Gray Mouser, script by George Effinger, pencils by Jim Starlin, inks by Al Milgrom; The Mouse learns to be subtle from a master thief. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #226
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 226
    Published Dec 1973 by DC.
    • Water damage. Staple rust. Rust migration.
    • Water damage.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. Tarzan Walks Among Us!, script by Russ Manning and Carl Gafford, art by Russ Manning; Tarzan origin retold. Tarzan's Animal Encyclopedia, pencils by Sam Glanzman; info about wolves. Tarzan's Animal Encyclopedia; birds constitute the main check against the reproduction of insects. Brief obituary for Lex Barker (screen Tarzan). 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #226MJ
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    Published 1973 (est.) by DC.

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  • Issue #96
    Teen-Age Love (1958 Charlton) 96
  • Issue #1-1ST
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    Published Dec 1973 by Daw Books.

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    DAW edition - 1st printing. By James H. Schmitz. The 3rd volume in the adventures of Telzey Amberdon. Softcover, 4-in. x 7-in., 175 pages, text only. Cover price $0.95.

  • Vol. 5 #6
    Terror Tales (1969) Magazine Vol. 5 #6
    Published Dec 1973 by Eerie.

    Cover by Behan. Stories and art by Antonio Reynoso, Torre Repiso, Cirilo Munoz, Oscar Fraga, Hector Castellon, and Walter Casadei. Legendary publisher Myron Fass presents gory tales of horror and the macabre. Treasure hunters are pursued by ravenous ants after stealing the eyes from a native idol. An evil antiques dealer uses an ancient enchanted dagger to murder the heirs of a famous fortune. An 18th-century Irishwoman returns to haunt the descendents of the man who murdered her. Featuring altered reprints from Chamber of Chills and other 1950s pre-Code comics. The Hungry Corpsemakers; Mad Man's Knife; The Horror Bugs; Banshee Hex; The Angry Vampire; The Ghoul; Space Demon; Claws of the Cat. 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 48 pages, B&W. Mature readers. Cover price $0.60.

  • Vol. 86 #12
    The Writer (1887-current The Writer, Inc) Magazine Vol. 86 #12

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    Vol. 86, #12. Dec. 1973. 7.5" x 10.5", 48 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #218
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 218

    Cover pencils by Rich Buckler, inks by Joe Sinnott. "Where Pass the Black Stars, There Also Passes... Death!", script by Gerry Conway, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Jim Mooney; Odin has commanded that Thor go to Rigel, and with him shall go Balder, Sif, Tana Nile, and Silas Grant; Meanwhile, Krista finds a glowing stone and seems to be possessed by it; The Asgardians arrive on Rigel, only to find it abandoned; The Colonizers have all fled before the arrival of the Black Stars; Only the mutant class remains, and they attack; The Asgardians defeat the mutants, and upon hearing their tale, take them all aboard their ship; Just then, the Black Stars arrive, and destroy Rigel; The Asgardians catch up to the Colonizer fleet where they learn the origin of the Black Stars. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #218MJ
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series) Mark Jewelers 218MJ

    Mark Jewelers Advertisement Insert Variant. "Where Pass the Black Stars, There Also Passes Death!" Script by Gerry Conway, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Jim Mooney. Appearances by Sif, Balder, and Odin; cameos by Hogun, Fandral, and Volstagg. Rich Buckler/Joe Sinnott cover. 32 pages. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #218UK
    Thor (1962-1996 1st Series) UK Edition 218UK

    UK Edition. "Where Pass the Black Stars, There Also Passes Death!" Script by Gerry Conway, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Jim Mooney. Appearances by Sif, Balder, and Odin; cameos by Hogun, Fandral, and Volstagg. Rich Buckler/Joe Sinnott cover.

  • Dec 1973
    Thrilling Science Fiction (1966-1975 Ultimate Publishing) Pulp Dec 1973

    Not numbered. December 1973. Cover by Edward Valigursky. Science fiction reprints from Frank Tinsley, Frank Herbert, Mark Guthrie, Richard Wilson, G. L. Vandenberg, E. K. Jarvis, and Paul Lohrman. Illustrations by Tom Beecham, Albert Boime, Wilson, Virgil Finlay, Sanford Kossin. 5 1/4-in. x 7 1/2-in.; black and white; 130 pages. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #19731201
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    Published 1973 (est.) by Fleetway.

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  • Issue #19731208
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    Published 1973 (est.) by Fleetway.

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  • Issue #19731215
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    Published 1973 (est.) by Fleetway.

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  • Issue #19731222
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    Published 1973 (est.) by Fleetway.

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  • Issue #19731229
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    Published 1973 (est.) by Fleetway.

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  • Issue #37
    Time for Love (1967) 37

    Cover by Art Cappello. Stories by unknown. Art by Jack Abel, Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia, Art Cappello and unknown. Featuring: "Go Into His Arms"; "Once I Loved"; "No Slave to Love!"; and the 1-page story "Dumb! Dumb! Dumb!" Plus: Find-a-Word activity page. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #30
    Tintin (Brazilian Edition) 30

    Brazilian edition, text in Portuguese. December 15, 1973. Anthology featuring a page or two each of Asterix & Obelix, Lt. Blueberry, Lucky Luke, Tintin, and more. 7.5-in. x 10.75-in.; full color; 28 pages.

  • Issue #277
    Tom and Jerry (1949 Dell/Gold Key) 277
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  • Issue #277MJ
    Tom and Jerry (1949 Dell/Gold Key) Mark Jewelers 277MJ

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  • Issue #277
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    Whitman edition. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #15
    Tomb of Dracula (1972 1st Series) 15

    "Fear is the Name of the Game!" Written by Marv Wolfman. Art by Gene Colan and Tom Palmer. In the wake of his last death, Dracula tells looks back on other times in his past when he has faced the cold touch of death only to rise once again to plague mankind. Blade cameo. 32 pages, FC. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #15UK
    Tomb of Dracula (1972 1st Series) UK Edition 15UK

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    Distributed in the United Kingdom (England). Exact copy of American edition except for cover price Cover price $0.20.

  • Vol. 54 #439
    True (1937-1976 Country/Fawcett/Petersen) Vol. 54 #439
  • Vol. 18 #6
    True Action (1959-1977 Official Magazine Corp.) Vol. 18 #6

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  • Issue #617
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  • Vol. 100 #3
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  • Vol. 15 #1
    True Men Stories Magazine (1956-1974 Feature/Stanley) Vol. 15 #1

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  • Vol. 24 #26
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  • Vol. 109 #5
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  • Issue #44
    TV Casper and Company (1963) 44
  • Vol. 74 #1
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  • Issue #115
    Two-Gun Kid (1948) 115
    Published Dec 1973 by Marvel.

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    Reprints. Cover by Dick Ayers and Mike Esposito. Stories by Larry Lieber, Steve Skeates and Stan Lee. Art by Dick Ayers, Ross Andru and Mike Esposito. Action as you like it when the Two-Gun Kid faces the West's most famous badman! But how much action can you take? Here comes the..."Showdown with Billy the Kid!" by Larry Lieber (plot), Steve Skeates (script), Dick Ayers and Mike Esposito, reprinted from issue #80 (with several panels edited out to make it one page shorter). Also in this issue: Back-up story "The Winner!" by Stan Lee, Ross Andru and Esposito, reprinted from Gunsmoke Western (1955 Marvel/Atlas) #58. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #115MJ
    Two-Gun Kid (1948) Mark Jewelers 115MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Reprints: "Showdown with Billy the Kid" (plot by Larry Lieber, script by Steve Skeates, pencils by Dick Ayers, inks by Mike Esposito), plus a back-up story, "The Winner" (script by Stan Lee, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Esposito). Cover price $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #116MJ
    Two-Gun Kid (1948) Mark Jewelers 116MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Reprints: "Showdown with Billy the Kid" (plot by Larry Lieber, script by Steve Skeates, pencils by Dick Ayers, inks by Mike Esposito), plus a back-up story, "The Winner" (script by Stan Lee, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Esposito). Cover price $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #1
    Uncanny Tales (1973 Marvel) 1
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    All reprints from Uncanny Tales (Marvel, 1952 series) #9. Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Tom Palmer. "Like a Chicken Without a Head!", art by Reed Crandall; A doctor recommends a surgical procedure whereby the head is removed from the body and the heart is kept beating by artificial means so as to lengthen the time available for surgery; No one listens to him though, and being tired of being mocked, he destroys his formula. "Rudolph's Racket," art by Al Eadeh; An innkeeper keeps two large wolves in the cellar which devour curious guests so he can claim their valuables. "Propaganda!", art by Manny Stallman. "Time Marches On!", art by Harry Anderson; A man attempts to build a clock that can run forever by repairing itself, but no one understands why and mocks him, until he runs out of time and the undertaker pulls by his clothes to reveal he had replaced his inner organs with clock mechanism. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #85
    Uncanny X-Men (1963 1st Series) 85
    • Cover detached at one staple. 1/2" spine split from bottom.
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    • CBCS Authentic Signature
    • Paper: White
    • Witnessed Sig: ROY THOMAS on 6/29/2019.
    • Label #76BF92-153
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    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, Don Heck, John Romita, and John Verpoorten (alterations), inks by George Roussos, John Romita, and John Verpoorten. We, the Jury, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Don Heck; the X-Men battle the Factor Three in Europe; the Mutant-Master holds Professor X and Banshee captive; Juggernaut cameo; reprinted from issue 37. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.