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Wilbur Comics (1944) comic books

  • Issue #4
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 4
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($10.50) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
  • Issue #5
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 5
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($53.85) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Minor side edge crack
    • Label #1239071006
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($30.00) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white
    • Cover detached.
    • Label #1482211007

    First appearance of Katy Keene. Besides appearing in her own titles and earning the title "Queen of Glamor," Katy was a reguklar feature in many issues of Pep Comics and Laugh Comics. Cover by Bill Vigoda. "Riddle Riddle Who's Got the Riddle?", pencils by Bill Vigoda, inks by Terry Woik Szenics; Wilbur poses a riddle to his Dad which upsets his golf game putting him in the hospital. "The Deputy Sheriff," art by Al Fagaly; Wilbur picks up a senator at the train station. "Dead Storage" text story by Harry Kames. "Dear Diary," art by Al Fagaly; Wilbur and another guy compete for Linda's attentions. "Introducing Katy Keene," script and art by Bill Woggon; Katy and Sis go to the beach where she meets men in uniform. "Train Trouble," art by Bill Vigoda; Wilbur mixes up the wrong suitcases on a train trip. 52 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #8
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 8
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($27.81) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #1262683004
  • Issue #15
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 15
    • Lateral spine tear.

    Cover by Al Fagaly. "The Genius," art by Bill Vigoda; Wilbur becomes convinced that he's inventive and a genius after learning the meaning of his name, and applies his knowledge to mowing the lawn and doing the laundry. "Pop the Painter," art by Bill Vigoda; Wilbur and his father paint the house. Wilbur's Hollywood Quiz Page. Untitled Katy Keene story, script and art by Bill Woggon; Katy and K.O. go to the beach, but Katy finds it hard to get K.O. away from girls that claim to be drowning. Katy Keene Kut-Outs activity page. "Wilbur Goes Formal"; Wilbur's date plans with Linda run into multiple problems. Untitled story, art by Al Fagaly; Wilbur gets soap in his eyes in the bathroom, which leads to chaos. Untitled story, art by Bill Vigoda; Mr. Wilkin comes home early intending to take his wife for a drive in the country, only to be tasked with cleaning house. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #17
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 17

    Cover by Al Fagaly. "The Deep Sea Diver," art by Bill Vigoda; Wilbur and Red go diving for Mr. Wilkin's fishing pole when they lose it while fishing. Wilbur Puzzle Page. Suzie ad. "Quiet Please!", art by Bill Vigoda; Wilbur and Linda try to deal with Wilbur's sleepwalking father, who has a penchant for stealing food from the icebox. Betty and Veronica ad. Untitled story, art by Al Fagaly; Wilbur tries to sand the floor for his parents, but keeps getting interrupted. "Comes the Dawn," art by Bill Vigoda; A mouse in the kitchen causes early-morning chaos in the Wilkin household. Untitled story, art by Bill Vigoda; Wilbur's incompetence at being on the basketball team leads to troubles for Principal Dripwaite. Untitled Katy Keene the Pin-up Queen story. script and art by Bill Woggon; Katy decides to visit Mount Blitz, where the Towers Model Agency photographers are holding their annual ski party. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #18
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 18
    • 1/4" triangle missing from cover.

    Cover art by Al Fagaly. "Wilbur Meets Laurie Lake," art by Bill Vigoda; Commodore Lake moves to Westfield to get his daughter away from the boys in the city; Wilbur meets the pair at the station and makes a shambles of trying to take their baggage to their new home. "The Daring Young Man," art by Bill Vigoda; Wilbur and Red go to the circus; Red gets a job, but Wilbur tries to sneak in, with unpleasant results. Archie ad. "The Speed Demon," art by Bill Vigoda; Wilbur and Red plan to participate in the Westfield jalopy race to Flatburg, but Slats sabotages Wilbur's jalopy. Nevada Jones ad. "Wilbur Builds His Dream Boat" text story. Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1947; No circulation figures given. Wilbur's Hollywood Quiz Page. "The Sky's the Limit," art by Bill Vigoda; Wilbur builds a model airplane for the hobby show, but it causes nothing but trouble when he tries to fly it. Super Duck ad. Untitled Katy Keene story, script by Bill Woggon; aty's future is told by a swami with a crystal ball; Later she and Sis go to the observation tower on the 100th floor of the "Umpire State Building." Katy Keene paper doll. 52 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #20
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 20
    • 1" Cumulative spine split.

    Kary Keene back-up story by Bill Woggon. One-page Tootsie Roll ad, "Captain Tootsie Tames a Tornado" by C.C. Beck. Al Fagaly cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #21
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 21

    Cover art by Al Fagaly. "Down In The Dumps"; Wilbur needs a boat to rent for the faculty boat ride; He accidentally rents a garbage scow and causes Mr. Dripwaite a lot of trouble when the hard-of-hearing captain takes them for a ride. Archie ad. Super Duck ad. "Pop's Rest Cure," pencils by Bill Vigoda; Wilbur causes a lot of trouble when he goes with his sick father to Uncle Ben's farm. "The Juggernaught" text story by Ray Gill. "Remote Control"; Laurie messes up the house when the phone rings while she is bathing. "Temper! Temper!"; Wilbur tries to teach Mr. Dripwaite how to control his temper. Wilbur's Juke Box Quiz. "Goodness!", script and art by Bill Woggon; Katy Keene tries to lose weight. 52 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #27
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 27
    • Centerfold detached at one staple. Oxidation.
    • INCOMPLETE. Page missing, interrupts art and story.

    Cover pencils by Bill Vigoda. "Kiddin' on the Keys," pencils by Bill Vigoda; Mr. Wilkin buys a television set to get Wilbur interested in music. Archie ad. "The Model Builder," pencils by Bill Vigoda; Wilbur takes pictures of Laurie and Linda but mixes up the pictures while mailing them. "Now You See It-Now You Don't"; Mr. Wilkin gets confused between Wilbur's cardboard fire hydrant and a real fire hydrant. "For Whom The Phone Rings"; Mr. Wilkin tries to wait for a phone call and take a bath at the same time. Suzie ad. Untitled Katy Keene story, script and art by Bill Woggon; Katy Keene and Sis wonder what it will be like in Hollywood. Darling Love ad. "Baby Talk," pencils by Bill Vigoda; Mr. Wilkin and Mrs. Wilkin fight over who taught Wilbur to talk. 52 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #29
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 29
    • Cover detached.

    "Thanks for the Memory," art by Bill Vigoda; When the gang's picnic is rained out, they decide to bring the food to a V.A. hospital, where a veteran suffering from PTSD and a refugee child adoption program come together in an unusual way. "Cooking with Grass," pencils by Bill Vigoda; When trying to sign up for the golf team, Wilbur and Red accidentally sign up for cooking class. Ad for Darling Love and Darling Romance. Archie Annual ad. "No Bones About It," pencils by Bill Vigoda; Laurie becomes annoyed with Wilbur's newfound passion for archaeology. Untitled Katy Keene story, script and art by Bill Woggon; Sis thinks she's in heaven when she has a screen test for a movie set in Candy Land, but quits when she finds out the set is not made of candy. 1950 Pin-Up Calendar with Katy Keene, art by Bill Woggon. Archie's Pal Jughead ad. "Courtesy Weak"; Frank gets hot under the collar during his preparations for the Courtesy Week parade. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #31
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 31
    • Tears on back cover.
  • Issue #32
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 32

    "Hit For Hat"; Wilbur tries to prove that men are better shoppers than women. "Funny Money"; Wilbur tries to get money for his date with Laurie. "Wilbur The Gentleman"; After reading about chivalry, Wilbur tries to act more chivalrous. Super Duck ad. "How To Win Friends!"; Wilbur has a popularity contest to see if he is more popular than Slats; It turns out he is-with a bunch of overweight women who chase him around the beach. Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica Comics ad. Untitled Katy Keene story, pencils by Bill Woggon; Katy has date trouble with K. O. and Randy. Katy Keene Sport Fashions cut-out page. 52 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #38
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 38
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #1616497020

    Katy Keene by Bill Woggon. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #39
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 39
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  • Issue #40
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 40

    Katy Keene by Bill Woggon. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #44
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 44
    • 1/2" Spine split from bottom. Cover and centerfold detached at one staple.

    Katy Keene by Bill Woggon. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #46
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 46
    • 1/2" Cumulative spine split.
  • Issue #48
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 48
  • Issue #49
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 49

    Kary Keene back-up story by Bill Woggon. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #50
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 50

    Kary Keene back-up story by Bill Woggon. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #58
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 58
  • Issue #89
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 89
    • Centerfold detached at one staple. 3/4" spine split from bottom.

    Cover by Samm Schwartz. "A Genuine Imitation," script and art by Joe Edwards; Linda imitates Laurie's voice on the phone to invite everyone for a party at Laurie's house. "A New Face," script and art by Joe Edwards; Wilbur and Slats haze the new student, Bolo Brown, but when Laurie finds out, the plan backfires. "With My Compliments," script and art by Joe Edwards; Wilbur tries to get back at Slats with a special treasure map for Laurie's party. "The Little Diner!" starrring Li'l Jinx, script and art by Joe Edwards. "Fight to the Finish," script and art by Joe Edwards; Laurie plans to go to a show with Slats; When Wilbur finds out, the two get in a fight and decide to end it by flipping a coin. 36 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #90
    Wilbur Comics (1944) 90
    • Staple rust.

    Cover pencils by Dan DeCarlo (?). "Shadow Boxed"; Linda follows Laurie and Wilbur because she feels they are acting suspicious; She follows them to an unknown house where Laurie brings her inside and introduces her to a blind date named Mert. "Part-Time Help!" starring Li'l Jinx, script and art by Joe Edwards; Li'l Jinx's father decides to give Li'l Jinx a quarter for cleaning her room, but Li'l Jinx only cleans a nickel's worth. "Prank and File," script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan Decarlo, inks by Rudy Lapick; Linda and Alec scheme to let Linda go to the state fair with Wilbur and Alec instead of Laurie. "Dark Eyes"; Laurie gives herself a black eye but covers it with mascara; Wilbur gives her another on the opposite eye at the dance. "Smart As an Ox!"; Linda, not to be beaten by Laurie, goes to great lengths to receive a most helpful student award. 36 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.