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Hit Comics (1940) comic books

  • Issue #9
    Hit Comics (1940) 9
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($43.77) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White

    Cover art by Lou Fine. In the Asylum, art by John Celardo; Hercules gets briefly committed to an insane asylum; introduces bad guy Mug Mullin. Case of the Reluctant Robber starring Betty Bates, art by Nick Cardy. Sapphire Eyes starring The Strange Twins, script by S. M. Iger, art by Alex Blum. The Coming of Togo starring Lion Boy, art by Henry Kiefer. The Fiend Called Fang starring Bob and Swab, script and art by Klaus Nordling. Sabotage On the High Seas starring Red Bee, art by Clark Williams. The President's Vacation starring Blaze Barton, art by Maurice Gutwirth. Sir Thornley, Spy starring G-5 Super Agent, art by George Appel. In South America, art by Nick Cardy. 68 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #15
    Hit Comics (1940) 15
    Published Sep 1941 by Quality.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Label #1102709012

    Cover art by Reed Crandall. "Cave-In At the Wolf Gulch Gold Mine," art by Reed Crandall; An earthquake caves in the Wolf Gulch Gold Mine, and many minors are injured and lost; Joe Hercules shows up, on foot, wearing his superhero suit. "The Payroll Plunderers," art by Al Bryant; Betty Bates vs. a gang of crooks. "The Life-Speeding Pills" one-page story starring Dan Tootin, script by Jack Cole, art by Jack Cole (as Ralph Johns). "Dead River Lou" starring The Strange Twins, script by S. M. Iger, art by Alex Blum. "Boris and Morris" starring Bob and Swab, script and art by Klaus Nordling. "Battle With a Lion," art by Henry Kiefer; Lion Boy vs. Chief of Bama. "War With the Madden Gang," script by Toni Blum, art by Witmer Williams (as Clark Williams); The Red Bee (Rick Raleigh) vs. Madden and his gang. "The Canada Convoy"; Hell Diver vs. Max, Herr Commander and Nazis. "The Plot To Blow Up New York City," script by S. M. Iger, art by Alex Blum; Neon the Unknown defeats an Axis plan to blow up NYC with bombs in the sewer system. "A Scrap of Paper" text story by Toni Blum (Toni Boone). "The Masked Agent," art by George Appel; G-5 Super Agent vs. a masked agent. "Return To the Ring" starring Don Glory, Kid Kayo, and Heinrich Hauptmann, art by Arthur Peddy. 68 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #18
    Hit Comics (1940) 18
    Published Dec 1941 by Quality.
    • Paper: Off white
    • Extra staple added after manufacturing.
    • Label #0347600020

    Cover art by Reed Crandall. Untitled Stormy Foster story, art by Max Elkan; When thieves come in to pillage Doc Vaughn's drugstore, Stormy applies a fake moustache and pops a super-vitamin which imbues him with the strength of ten men. Dan Tootin humor page, art by Jack Cole. Untitled Ghost of Flanders story, script and art by George Brenner [as Wayne Reid]; Supposedly dead in the First World War, "Rip" Graves operates as a superhero from a crypt beneath the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Untitled Bob and Swab story, art by Klaus Nordling. Untitled The Red Bee story, art by Witmer Williams. Untitled The Strange Twins story, art by Alex Blum. Untitled Lion Boy story, art by H. Kiefer. Untitled Hercules story script by George Tuska [as Gregg Powers], art by George Tuska. Untitled Don Glory story, script by Toni Blum [as Lincoln Ross], art by Arthur Peddy. 68 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #21
    Hit Comics (1940) 21
    Published Mar 1942 by Quality.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1462525003

    Cover art by Max Elkan. King Korman's Castle, art by Max Elkan; On a delivery to nearby Death Valley, Foster and Ah Choo find a dying man and decide to trail his killers. Dan Tootin humor page by Jack Cole. The Dutch Guiana Incident starring Bob and Swab, script and art by Klaus Nordling. The Whissler Building Case starring Betty Bates, art by Al Bryant. Captured By Axel Kopf starring Ghost of Flanders, script by George Brenner [as Wayne Reid], art by George Brenner. Blacky Meyer Is Back In Town starring Red Bee, art by Witmer Williams. The Top-Hatters Mob starring The Strange Twins, script by S. M. Iger [as S.M. Regi], art by Alex Blum. The Fluid of Fury starring Lion Boy, art by Henry Kiefer. Three-Ring Chaos, art by Lou Ferstadt; Hercules comes upon a circus and helps to protect its owner from a mobster. Cloud of Doom starring Don Glory, art by Arthur Peddy. 68 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #22
    Hit Comics (1940) 22
    Published Jun 1942 by Quality.
    • Paper: White
    • Label #2032060004

    Cover art by Gill Fox. Make-Up For Murder, art by Max Elkan. Case of the Cat's Skeleton, art by Al Bryant. Peanuts and Spies starring Bob and Swab, script and art by Klaus Nordling. War! starring Comet Kelly, script and art by Vernon Henkel. The Silken Gang War starring Red Bee, script by Witmer Williams [as B. H. Apiary], art by Witmer Williams. Dan Tootin humor page by Jack Cole. Prisoner of Von Kimmel, script and art by George Brenner [as Wayne Reid]; Despite the menace of the Japanese after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the Ghost battles the Nazi menace and even sings the lyrics from a 1940 song, "I Am an American." Totoya Adventure starring the Strange Twins, script by S. M. Iger, art by Alex Blum. The Coming of Captain Flagg, script by Toni Blum [as Anthony Blum], art by Alex Koda. The Swordfish Strikes, art by Fred Guardineer. Bout With the Vichy French starring Don Glory, art by Arthur Peddy. 68 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #40
    Hit Comics (1940) 40
    Published May 1946 by Quality.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple, staining on a few interior pages.

    Cover art by Al Bryant. Kid Eternity Battles Mr. Keeper; While False Face is acquitted the Kid tries to frame him against Keep's orders. Murder At Farnes Manor starring Betty Bates. Ghost Story starring Egbert and the Count, art by Ernie Hart. Movie Stars starring Big Brother, pencils by Charles Tomsey, inks by Pete Riss. Prison Break starring Bob and Swab, art by Janice Valleau [as Ginger]. Dan Tootin humor page by Jack Cole. Pet Dog starring Marmaduke Mouse, art by Ernie Hart. 60 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #44
    Hit Comics (1940) 44
    Published Jan 1947 by Quality.
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    • 1" spine split from top. Oxidation.

    Kid Eternity, Her Highness, Sir Roger, Betty Bates, Charlie Horse, Bob and Swab (art by Klaus Nordling), and Big Brother. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #46
    Hit Comics (1940) 46
    Published May 1947 by Quality.
    • Staple rust with migration.

    Cover art by Pete Riss. Kid Eternity Hoax, art by Pete Riss; Lily becomes enamored by the Kid's abilities, and for romance advice, he turns to Lord Byron, who advises him to make her jealous. Untitled Her Highness story, art by Janice Valleau. Untitled Sir Roger story, art by Michael Senich. The Scales of Justice starring Betty Bates, art by Pete Riss. Romance in the Rough starring Charlie Horse, art by Hal Cooper. Untitled Bob and Swab story, art by Janice Valleau. Dan Tootin humor page by Jack Cole. 60 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #48
    Hit Comics (1940) 48
    Published Sep 1947 by Quality.
  • Issue #52
    Hit Comics (1940) 52
    Published May 1948 by Quality.

    Cover art by Pete Riss. The Man Who Lived a Million Years, script by Bill Woolfolk, art by Pete Riss; A million year old man isn't checked into Eternity properly and runs amok on Earth, leading conquerors to victory; Kid Eternity solves the problem by bringing in another caveman to send The Leader to his rightful death. The Woman's Page Editor starring Her Highness. The Son Also Rises starring Rasputin and Merwin, art by Ernie Hart. Burly Bauskett's Double staring Betty Bates, art by Alice Kirkpatrick. The Phony Antique starring Bob and Swab. The Money Makers starring Big Brother. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #53
    Hit Comics (1940) 53
    Published Jul 1948 by Quality.
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    Kid Eternity, Her Highness, Rasputin, Betty Bates, Sir Roger, Bob and Swab, and Big Brother. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #56
    Hit Comics (1940) 56
    Published Jan 1949 by Quality.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #2030311014

    Kid Eternity in "The Great Steeplechase!" Back-up stories feature Her Highness, Bob and Swab, Peachy, "Billy Bates, Sir Roger, and Big Brother. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #59
    Hit Comics (1940) 59
    Published Jul 1949 by Quality.
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  • Issue #60
    Hit Comics (1940) 60
    Published Sep 1949 by Quality.
    • Heavy cover oxidation, edge chipping.

    Cover art by Pete Riss. The Mummy, script by William Woolfolk, art by Pete Riss; People watch helplessly as Egyptologists fall one-by-one due to the curse of Pharaoh Ra-Kut.....but it is the ancient king that helps reveal the true killer. Gatoff At the Movies starring Sir Roger, art by Bart Tumey. Shore Leave At Mandragoona starring Bob and Swab, script and art by Klaus Nordling. Mr. Malice starring Betty Bates, art by Alice Kirkpatrick. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #61
    Hit Comics (1940) 61
    Published Nov 1949 by Quality.
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  • Issue #63
    Hit Comics (1940) 63
    Published Mar 1950 by Quality.