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Comic books May 1990

  • Issue #425
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  • Issue #426
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  • Issue #427
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  • Issue #65
    Eclipse Extra (Vol. 2 1985) 65
  • Issue #38SUP
    Edgar Rice Burroughs News Dateline (1979) 38SUP

    Supplement to issue 38, index of issues 1-37. 8 1/2" x 11". 20 pages, B&W.

  • Issue #10
    El Diablo (1989 1st Series) 10

    The Franchise, Part 1 of 2. A gang from L.A. wants to establish a crack 'franchise' in Dos Rios...and they're willing to kill to see it happen. Unfortunately, their victim is El Diablo's friend. Written by Gerard Jones, with art by Mike Parobeck and John Nyberg. Cover by Parobeck and Nyberg. New Format. Cover price $1.75.

  • Issue #14
    Elementals (1989 2nd Series Comico) 14

    Fathom in a solo story as she is recruited to investigate some strange shark attacks on dolphins in Bermuda in "Hammerheads." Script by Bill Willingham and art by Mike Leeke & Mike Chen. Wraparound cover. Cover price $2.50.

  • Vol. 95 #5
    Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine (1941-Present Davis-Dell) Vol. 95 #5

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  • Issue #1
    Elsewhere Prince (1990) 1

    Moebius back-up art Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #1
    Empire Lanes (1990 Comico Keyline) 1

    Keyline Books (imprint of Comico), story and art by Peter Gross, Volume 2 Book 1, 1990, (there is also a different 1989 V2#1 issue) Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #149
    Everything's Archie (1969) 149

    Cover pencils by Dan DeCarlo. Capri Sun ad with Archie. "Hit Music," script by Mike Pellowski, pencils by Doug Crane, inks by Scott McRae; Mr. Lodge hires the Archies to play at the Sportsman's Club Dance; Reggie hears that a scout will be there looking for talented bands. Drugs are uncool public service announcement with Archie. "A New Record," script by Hal Smith, pencils by Dan Parent, inks by Rudy Lapick; Archie ordered a record of the top hundred rock 'n' roll songs for $10.95. "Now, That's a Car!!" puzzle page by Rod Ollerenshaw; Unscramble the body styles of the car. Statement of ownership; Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months (total paid circulation): 56,307; Actual number sold for issue nearest filing date (total paid circulation): 56,298. "Fruitcakes," script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Doug Crane, inks by Scott McRae; Betty 1 and Veronica 1 discover new types of food on the other side of the mountain where the tree people live. "A Sound Idea," script by Hal Smith, pencils by Dan Parent, inks by Rudy Lapick; Mr. Lodge buys a white noise machine to cancel out Archie's guitar playing. "Loco Motivated," script by Hal Smith, pencils by Howard Bender, inks by Rudy Lapick; Reggie thinks he can come up with a winning exhibit on the history of transportation. Archie's Club News, art by Ellen Leonforte. "Journal Jottings" half-page story; Sabrina asks Hilda if she ever kept a diary. "The Contest," script by George Gladir, pencils by Tim Kennedy, inks by Rudy Lapick; A radio station is offering a prize to the guy who can prove he kissed the most girls. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #22
    Excalibur (1988 1st Series) 22
    Published May 1990 by Marvel.

    The Cross-Time Caper: Part 10 of 12 - "Shadows Triumphant?!" Story by Chris Claremont. Art and cover by Chris Wozniak and Al Milgrom. Its Crusader X vs. Captain Britain and the winner gets to face Iron Man! 32 pages, FC. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #5
    Faculty Funnies (1989) 5

    Cover pencils by Stan Goldberg. Advertisement for Capri Sun Safari Punch starring the Archie gang. Luna High, script by Hal Smith, pencils by Stan Goldberg, inks by Rudy Lapick; Mr. Weatherbee dreams of being the principal of the first high school on the moon, but problems like meteor drills and funding cuts for artificial atmosphere make him happy to wake up in the present. Prof. Flutesnoot character profile. The Super Duper Caper, script by George Gladir, pencils by Stan Goldberg, inks by Rudy Lapick; a superhero movie is filming in Riverdale when a real super-villain, the Vanisher, shows up. Mr. Weatherbee character profile. The Final Bow, script by George Gladir, pencils by Stan Goldberg, inks by Rudy Lapick; After using their super-powers to help fight a chemical fire, the Awesome Foursome discover that their powers have disappeared, but they realize that they can do their real jobs just as well without them. 36 pgs. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #92
    Fangoria (1979-2015 O'Quinn Studios) 1st Series 92

    This issue includes the following: an interview with novelist Richard Laymon; an interview with actress Louise Robey; an article on Roger Corman's Frankenstein Unbound; an article on Tobe Hooper's Spontaneous Combustion; a piece on Tales from the Darkside: The Movie; a feature on Cliver Barker's Image Animation; an article about Frank Darabont; a poster of The Gate; and more. Cover depicts creature from Tales from the Darkside: The Movie. Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #340
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) 340

    Iron Man and Thor guest star in "Double Trouble" Part 4 of 5. Story and Art by Walter Simonson. Cover by Walter Simonson. The Black Celestial enters the time bubble and joins the confrontation between the Fantastic Four and Galactus! But who is the celestial going to help? It's a cataclysmic showdown! Meanwhile, what villain is secretly manipulating the Human Torch behind the scenes? 32 pages. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #340MJ
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) Mark Jewelers 340MJ

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    Mark Jewelers Advertisement Insert Variant. Iron Man and Thor guest star in "Double Trouble" Part 4 of 5. Story and Art by Walter Simonson. Cover by Walter Simonson. The Black Celestial enters the time bubble and joins the confrontation between the Fantastic Four and Galactus! But who is the celestial going to help? It's a cataclysmic showdown! Meanwhile, what villain is secretly manipulating the Human Torch behind the scenes? 32 pages. Cover price $1.00.

  • Vol. 43 #5
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    Volume 43 - Number 5, May 1990. Pulp magazine devoted to exploring the paranormal. Articles and Stories. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 7 1/2-in., 130 page, Text (with B&W Illustrations and Photos.) Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #17
    Fear (1988) UK Magazine 17

    British magazine featuring news, reviews, interviews, and short fiction. Cover by Oliver Frey. Roger Corman interview. Squarebound magazine, 8-1/4 in. x 11-5/8 in., 82 pages, PC/BW. Cover price $4.95.

  • Issue #25
    Femforce (1985) 25

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    Cover pencils by Richard Rome [as The Count], inks by Mark Heike. At What Price Victory?, script by Bill Black, pencils by Richard Rome [as The Count], inks by Mark Propst; Captain Kelly relentlessly pursues a reluctant Jennifer Burke until she agrees to undergo the same process that gave her mother super-powers; As the new Ms. Victory, Jen defeats Madam Boa on her first case, and Kelly appoints her to be the new head of FemForce. From the Secret Files of the FemForce article. Untitled Rio Rita story, pencils by Bob Lubbers, inks by John Dell. Black Phantom ad on back cover. 44 pgs. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #20
    Filmfax (1986) 20

    Lon Chaneys last interview. Part two of Rocky Jones, Space Ranger feature. Jocko Mahoney interview. Feature on Evelyn Ankers. Robert Campbell remembers working with Roger Corman. Hazel Court interview. Henry MacRae: The Man Who Would be Serial King. Rocky Jones Bios: The Bad Guys. Rocky Jones episode guide. 98 pgs. May, 1990. Cover price: $4.95. Cover price $4.95.

  • Issue #65
    Fire & Movement 65

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    World War 2 Anthology, 5th Fleet, and more. 8-3/8 in. x 10-7/8 in.; part color, part black and white; 60 pages on slick paper. Cover price $5.00.

  • Issue #95
    Firestorm (1982 2nd Series) 95

    Meta-humans have been tearing up Pittsburgh...and the populace is up in arms over it. Also, Firestorm returns to Africa - where he encounters an ancient, supernatural presence. Part 1 of 3, continued next issue. Written by John Ostrander, with art and cover by Tom Mandrake. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #93
    First Edition (First Comics) 93

    Previews First Publishing's titles for July 1990.

  • Issue #21
    Fish Police (1988 Comico/Apple) 21

    In celebration of their victory, Gill and company seek a new home while the Fish Police, in returning to the city, discover that they have their old home back in an untitled story. Script and art by Steve Moncuse. Issue also has the text feature "Oscar's Journal" and "A Peek Inside Steve Moncuse's Private Files – and the Development of the Fish Police." All stories in black and white. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #38
    Flash (1987 2nd Series) 38
    Published May 1990 by DC.

    "Running on the Edge." Flash appears on television, promoting a new age self help center, but his friends think he's possessed or being controlled somehow. Script by William Messner-Loebs, pencils by Greg LaRocque, inks by Jose Marzan Jr. Cover art by Greg LaRoque and Larry Mahlstedt. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #22
    Force of Buddha's Palm (1988) 22

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  • Issue #1-1ST
    Forever and 40 Days The Genesis of Phantacea GN (1990 Phantacea) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Jim McPherson. Art by Ian Fry. When the Devil came into existance, Helios acted. When the Devil was driven out of Weirsystem, Helios pursued. As the Devil fled through the heavens, Helios attacked. When the Devil came to Earth, Helios followed. But the Entity called Sophos the Wise could never rid the cosmos of the Evil he helped create. That task fell to Xuthros Hor, the Tenth Patriarch of the Golden Age of Humankind. Softcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 84 pages, B&W. NOTE: "Taking GENESIS literally troubled me. Treating GENESIS as mythology - like the Illiad or The Eddas - was inspirational." - Jim McPherson, from his Introduction. Cover price $9.95.

  • Issue #9
    Forgotten Realms (1989) 9

    "The Morning After!" Story by Jeff Grubb. Art by Rags Morales and Dave Simons. In this first of several origin tale, the wizard, Omen, struggles with the pains of becoming an aging adventurer. Foxilon tells the tale of the Realms Master's strongest crew member, Minder. Find out how this Iron Golem with a soul came to be Dwalimor Omen's most trusted and beloved ally. Plus, Vartan receives a cryptic message from his deity, Labelas, warning of terrible times ahead. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #19
    Fright Night (1988) 19
    Published May 1990 by Now.

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    Daddy's Girl. Story by Katherine Llewellyn. Art by Kevin West. Cover by Eric Brant. Adventures of the monster hunters Charley and Peter, based on the beloved vampire film from 1985. The Anti-Monster Society takes on Jerry Dandridge; Aunt Claudia encounters her father Jacob and learns that he is the leader of The Legion of Endless Night. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $1.75.

  • Issue #3
    Fringe (1990) 3
    Published May 1990 by Caliber.

    Story by Paul Tobin. Art and cover by Phil Hester. An early sci-fi adventure by Tobin, aka Root Nibot, and Hester. Fringe the telepath faces the bald nun named Chernobyl Red. 28 pages, B&W. Mature readers. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1
    Ghost Rider (1990 2nd Series) 1
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    "Lifes Blood!" Written by Howard Mackie. Art by Javier Saltares and Mark Texeira. The Spirit of Vengeance returns! But who is this new Ghost Rider and what is his new mission. The House of Ideas redefines the supernatural for the 90s! Kingpin cameo. 32 pages, FC. NOTE: 1st appearance of Danny Ketch (Ghost Rider II) and 1st appearance of Deathwatch. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #1REP
    Ghost Rider (1990 2nd Series) 1REP

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    2nd printing Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #100
    GI Joe (1982 Marvel) 100
    Published May 1990 by Marvel.

    Giant-sized 100th issue! In "Seeds of Empire," the Dreadnoks attack the Pit, helped by two Joes on the inside, and the original Cobra Commander, back in the saddle, invades the town of Millville, with Spirit and Mutt trapped! Written by Larry Hama, with art by Mark Bright and Randy Emberlin. Cover by Ron Wagner and Bob McLeod. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #100MJ
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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #3
    God's Hammer (1990) 3

    b&w. Mature Readers. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #13
    Gorezone (1988 O'Quinn) 13

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    Splatter-filled 13th issue! Uncensored Freddy - the scenes the MPAA cut; Scream Queen Linnea Quigley leads new splatter decade; Bride of Re-Animator - the year's goriest sequel; Basket Case 2 - terror twin tells tale; Santa Sangre - slick slasher stirs controversy; two giant bloody posters. Plus: New Horror Novella & FX secrets. Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #5
    Graphic Story Monthly (1990) 5

    Tardi & Malet, Gravett, Roberts & Siergey, Jordan, Maynard, Jackson, Harvey, Flaubert & Geary, Franquin Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #3
    Graphique Musique (1989) 3
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    Stories, art and cover by Mike Allred. The first series by future Madman creator Allred (credited as M. Dalton Allred), featuring fantasy stories. Calvin Lennox explores the world of comics; a vampire reveals how he joined the ranks of the undead. Final issue of the series; the Lennox storyline continued in Grafik Muzik #1. 48 pages, B&W. Mature Readers. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #32
    Green Arrow (1987 1st Series) 32

    Black Canary is back in action, a bird of prey catapulted into a world of death and drugs as she works to save herself and Ollie, a dying captive of the evil drug lords. Part 2 of 2. Written by Mike Grell, with art by Grant Miehm and Frank McLaughlin. Cover by Miehm and Dick Giordano. Suggested for Mature Readers. New Format. Cover price $1.25.

  • Issue #7
    Green Hornet (1989 Now) 7

    Painted cover art by Bill Sienkiewicz. Bloodlines, script by Ron Fortier, pencils by Jeff Butler, inks by David Mowry; Thanks to the timely appearance of the newest Kato, the equally new Green Hornet is saved, the Devane operation is exposed, and its direct participants arrested; A conference among Reids and Katos at the Tower leads to a suspicion; Meanwhile, the Devanes lay another trap for the Reids/Hornets; However, two carloads of Devane thugs heading to Reid Tower are intercepted by the Black Beauty and quickly neutralized; The Hornet and Kato then invade the Devane estate. An essay announcing the release of a lithograph of Jim Steranko's cover painting from the first issue of this series. 36 pgs. $1.75. Cover price $1.75.

  • Issue #6
    Green Lantern Emerald Dawn I (1989) 6

    It's the all-out final battle between the indestructible Legion and the Green Lantern Corps...and the lives of the Guardians of the Universe hang in the balance. Written by Keith Giffen and Gerard Jones, with art by Mark Bright and Romeo Tanghal. Cover by Bright and Klaus Janson. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #GIZMO
    Gremlins Gizmo Squeeze Toy (1990) GIZMO

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    A 3-in. tall rubber suqeeze toy. Gizmo squeeks when you squeeze his tummy!

  • Issue #92
    Gridley Wave (1959) Fanzine 92

    Issue 92, May 1990. Tarzan newsletter by Vernell Coriell. 8.5 in. 11 in. 2 Pages B&W.

  • Issue #70
    Grimjack (1984) 70

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    Some friends and enemies return as Grimjack gets involved in an unusual custody battle in "Smoke." Script by John Ostrander and art by Flint Henry & Tom Baxa. Issue also has "Youngblood" with script by John Ostrander & Kim Yale and art by Steve Pugh. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #63
    Groo the Wanderer (1985 Marvel) 63

    Comic featuring the humorous misadventures of the mighty but not-so-great (mentally) warrior named Groo. This issue features "Real Estate" in which Groo becomes the pawn in some real sleezy estate schemes. Story and art credits: Sergio Aragonés. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #63MJ
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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #4
    Hammer of God (1990) 4

    "Lilies of the grave." 24 pages. Story by Mike Baron and Roger Salick. Script by Roger Salick. Art and cover by Steve Epting. The plot against Judah and the Guild election both come to a head. And logically, both can be solved by a fight to the death. Issue contains a 4 page feature, part 4 of "Hammer's Hardware," giving details of Judahs spaceship and illustrated by Steve Epting. 28 pages. Full color except backing feature which is b & w. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Havok and Wolverine Meltdown HC (1990 Marvel/Epic) 1-1ST

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    Signed and numbered by Walter & Louise Simonson, Jon J. Muth, and Kent Williams - 1st printing. Collects Havok and Wolverine (1988) #1-4. Written by Walter & Louise Simonson. Art by Jon J. Muth (Havok) and Kent Williams (Wolverine). X-Men teammates, Havok and Wolverine, head south of the border and get caught up in a caper that may prove to be the death of them both. Hardcover, full color. NOTE: Limited to 2,000 copies. Cover price $49.95.

  • Issue #12
    Hawk and Dove (1989 3rd Series) 12

    Hawk and Dove and the New Titans continue their team-up as they fight the mastermind of Georgetown's recent mechanical madness: the evil alien robot Scarab. Written by Barbara and Karl Kesel, with art by Greg Guler and Scott Hanna. Cover by Guler and Karl Kesel. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #47
    Heathcliff (1985-1991 Marvel/Star Comics) 47

    Comic book version of the popular comic strip cat, Heathcliff. In this issue, Heathcliff is obsessed with pretending to be Catman, a super hero that he saw in a movie. And then he has to really be a hero when someone from his past returns and causes trouble in "Catman." Script by Angelo DeCesare and art by Dave Manak & Jacqueline Roettcher. Then in "Heath-Ercise," Heathcliff helps make an exercise video. Script by Angelo DeCesare and art by Hill & Leon. Cover price $1.00.