Auctions: comic books 1938-1955

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    Published Sep 1945 by DC.

    Auction Item: Action Comics (1938 DC) 88 FR 1.0

    • Heavy water damage, mold spots throughout.
    Starts Feb 6

    Cover art by Joe Shuster and John Sikela. The Adventure of the Stingy Men starring Superman, pencils by Joe Shuster. The Clue of the Crazy Rhyme starring Hayfoot Henry, script by Al Schwartz, art by Stan Kaye. Darts of Death starring Congo Bill, art by Edwin Smalle. Of Cops and Robbers starring Vigilante, art by Mort Meskin (as Mort Morton Jr.). Pranks and Parrots starring Zatara, art by W. F. White. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Item #41505809
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    Published Nov 1953 by Harvey.

    Auction Item: Adventures in 3-D (1953) 1 VF- 7.5

    • 3-D glasses intact.
    Starts Feb 6

    Does not contain 3-D glasses. Odell's Adventures in 3-D. Howard Nostrand cover and art. Bob Powell art. Cover price $0.25.

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    Auction Item: Al Capp's Dogpatch (1949) 2 VG+ 4.5

    • 1/2" spine split through some interior wraps.
    Starts Feb 20
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    Auction Item: Amazing Adventures (1950 Ziff Davis) 5 GD 2.0

    • Cover and centerfold detached at one staple.
    Starts Feb 6

    "Mission to Malooka," "The Secret of the Crater-Men" (art by Al Carreno), and "The Red Hills of Uganda." Painted cover. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Amazing Adventures (1950 Ziff Davis) 6 GD+ 2.5

    • Tearing and maverick edges along top of comic (not cut properly during manufacturing).
    Starts Feb 20

    Bernard Krigstein 8-page art, "Space Pirates on Xarpot." Fall 1952. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Amazing Willie Mays (1954) 1 GD/VG 3.0

    Starts Feb 6
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    Auction Item: Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica Annual (1953) 1 FR 1.0

    • INCOMPLETE. Corner piece missing from one interior page, slightly interrupts art and story.
    Starts Feb 6

    100 page giant. Cover by George Frese. "Uncover Girl," script by Frank Doyle, art by George Frese; Veronica refuses to give Betty a picture of herself for the yearbook, since all the pictures have her wearing out-of-date fashions. "Twin Killing," art by Samm Schwartz; As a welcoming gesture to two new girls who just transferred to Riverdale High, Veronica and Betty agree to set them up with one time only dates with Archie and Reggie. "Wrong Track," pencils by George Frese; Dateless, Betty agrees to babysit for her Aunt Lucy. "Dyeing For A Date," script and art by Joe Edwards; Betty helps Reggie play a prank on Veronica so she won't go to the dance with Archie. "Shop, Look And Listen," script by Frank Doyle, art by Samm Schwartz; Mr. Weatherbee assigns Archie and Reggie to rehabilitate his desk. "Gals Are Too Clever" text story. "For Better Or Verse," script and art by Joe Edwards; Archie pays Jughead to write a love poem, and then gives it to Veronica claiming he wrote it. "Big Fad Mamas," art by Samm Schwartz; In order to embarrass the girls out of the fad fashions they've taken to wearing, Archie and Reggie dress up in clothing from the Gay '90s. "Ugly Rumor," pencils by George Frese; Reggie tells Veronica he saw Archie escorting another woman. "With Mallet Toward None," script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Rudy Lapick; Veronica insists on teaching Archie and Reggie croquet, but the collateral damage is too much for Mr. Lodge. 100 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

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    Auction Item: Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica Annual (1953) 2 GD 2.0

    • 2 3/4" cumulative spine split.
    Starts Feb 6
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    Auction Item: Astonishing (1951) 4 PR 0.5

    • Interior is complete. Full length spine split.
    Starts Feb 20

    Cover art by Bill Everett. Screaming Tomb!, script and art by Bill Everett; Marvel Boy's lady friend Starr Ryder and her father set out on an expedition in one of Europe's catacombs; There they meet Madame La Morte, a fiend who Marvel Boy theorizes is the spirit of death herself. The Nightmare, script by Hank Chapman, art by Wayne Boring; Hank Chapman and Stan Lee appear in this story. Walking Ghost, script and art by Bill Everett. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Astonishing (1951) 40 GD 2.0

    • Centerfold detached at one staple, heavy pen markings on back cover.
    Starts Feb 20

    Cover art by Carl Burgos. The Deep Freeze, art by Mac Pakula; When a man discovers that he has a man frozen in the ice cake that he has purchased he goes down to the local warehouse only to confront the manager who reveals himself to be a Neanderthal (when the temperature rises) who is selling people suspended animation. The Merry-Go-Round, art by Art Peddy; A merry-go-round ride provides two young lovers with the financial means they need to become wed. Anything Can Happen!, pencils by Dick Ayers, inks by Ernie Bache; A story somewhat similar to "Those Who Change" in Amazing Adult Fantasy #10, but instead of using the time travel gimmick, this story merely stipulates two professors discussing infinite possible worlds. Xplam for Sale!, art by Mort Lawrence. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Item #41479142
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    Auction Item: Astounding Science Fiction SC (1938 Pulp) Volume 23, Issue 5 GD/VG 3.0

    Starts Feb 6

    June, 1939. Volume 23, Issue 5. Cover by Graves Gladney. "The Black Destroyer" first published work of A. E. Van Vogt. Other science fiction stories by Nat Schachner, C.L. Moore, Isaac Asimov (1st work appearing in Astounding), Nelson S. Bond, Ross Rocklynne, and Amelia R. Long. Illustrations by Gilmore, Frank Kramer, Ley, Paul Orban, Charles Schneeman, and H.W. Wesso. Trimmed pulp, 6.5-in. x 9.5-in.; black and white; 160 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.20.

  • Item #40933367
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    Published 1952 by Fawcett.

    Auction Item: Baseball Heroes (1952) 1 VG- 3.5

    Starts Feb 6
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    Batman (1940) #26 GD/VG 3.0
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jan 1945 by DC.

    Auction Item: Batman (1940) 26 GD/VG 3.0

    • Staples added (not manufacturing).
    Starts Feb 6

    Cover by Jerry Robinson. "Twenty-Ton Robbery!", script by Don Cameron, art by Dick Sprang (as Bob Kane); The Cavalier returns in disguise to acquire a new mob that he plans to use to rob the city blind, but the theft of a whale undoes his plans. "Recipe for Revenge!", script by Jack Schiff, art by Jerry Robinson; Alfred criticizes Bruce and Dick for not eating healthy meals, because of the crime-fighting activities, so he heads to the market to stock up on "good" food and runs headlong into a case he thinks that only he can solve. "The Year 3000!", script by Joseph Greene, art by Dick Sprang; In the year 3000, a man, who is the direct descendant of Bruce Wayne, and his son, run across a time capsule containing the exploits of Batman and Robin, and don those guises in order to fight and rally support against a warlord named Fura. "Night Rider" text story by Tod Lowry. "Crime Comes to Lost Mesa!", script by Don Cameron, art by Dick Sprang; Two criminals enlist the aid of an Indian medicine man as a cover to allow them to rob the tribal temple of its riches. 52 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Item #41604122
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    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1953 by DC.

    Auction Item: Batman (1940) 79 FN- 5.5

    Starts Feb 6

    Cover by Win Mortimer. "Bride of Batman!", script by David Vern, pencils by Dick Sprang (as Bob Kane), inks by Charles Paris; When the Shah of a foreign nation wants Vicki as his wife, she gets out of it (or so she thinks) by announcing that she is secretly engaged to Batman! Give Your Pet All the Breaks! public service announcement with Binky, script by Jack Schiff, art by Win Mortimer. "The Batman of Yesterday!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures only) and Lew Sayre Schwartz, inks by Ray Burnley; A criminal claims to have recovered a long lost treasure of gold; Batman and Robin ask Professor Nichols to send them back in time to the Gotham of 1753, where they meet with Captain Lightfoot. One-page Casey the Cop story by Henry Boltinoff. "Grand Jury" text story by Jack Miller. One-page Casey the Cop story by Henry Boltinoff. "Batman--Gang Boss!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris; Batman and Robin are escorting a prisoner transport when their plane crashes on what appears to be a deserted island; But the island is controlled by the murderous pirate Lars Veking, and Batman and Robin find unexpected brothers-in-arms in the form of the prisoners they are escorting. One-page Jerry the Jitterbug story by Henry Boltinoff. 44 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Battle Attack (1952) 8 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Feb 20

    Cover by Eugene Hughes. "Line Officer", "The Gambler!" text story (1 pg), "The Big Birds", "Buddha Smiled", "Patrol!" text story (1 pg), "Coward". 36 pages, FC. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Battle Attack (1952) 8 VG 4.0

    Starts Feb 27

    Cover by Eugene Hughes. "Line Officer", "The Gambler!" text story (1 pg), "The Big Birds", "Buddha Smiled", "Patrol!" text story (1 pg), "Coward". 36 pages, FC. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Battle Squadron (1955) 5 VG/FN 5.0

    Starts Feb 20

    Cover by Eugene Hughes."Corpsman! Oh, Coo-o-rrpsman!", "The U.S. Destroyer: Samarti." text story (2 pgs), "The Roughest and the Toughest!", "A Reminder", "Decision is a Lonely Business!". 36 pgs, FC. Cover price $0.10.

  • Item #41505815
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    Auction Item: Blondie 100 Selected Top Laughs HC (1944) 1-1ST VF- 7.5

    Starts Feb 20

    1st printing. By Chic Young. Forward by J.V. Connolly. This book collects 100 of the best Blondie strips. Hardcover (with Dust Jacket), 5.75-in. x 7.25-in., 124 pages, B&W. Cover price $1.00.

  • Item #41505818
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    Auction Item: Blondie, Dagwood & Daisy by Chic Young (1953 Harvey) File Copy NN VF- 7.5

    • Unevenly cut (Does not appear to be post-manufacturer trimming).
    Starts Feb 20

    This book is listed in the Price Guide as "Blondie, Dagwood & Daisy #1" – though the covers are simply thick, blank white covers with no numbering or date on the inside. Has one page of Popeye and one page of Felix, with many Blondie & Dagwood pages. 100 pages, full color.

  • Item #41505821
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    Auction Item: Bobby Shelby Comics (1949) 0 FN/VF 7.0

    Starts Feb 20
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    Auction Item: Buck Rogers (1945 Fitchett Bros/Southdown) Australia 103 FN- 5.5

    Starts Feb 20

    Periodical Australian comic featuring Buck Rogers. B&W Art by Dick Calkins (1st Buck Rogers Artist), Color Cover by Ed Smith, reprinting popular daily comic strips of the 30's and 40's. 36 Pages B&W Color Cover.

  • Item #41505824
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    Tags: 3D
    Published Dec 1953 by Harvey.

    Auction Item: Captain 3-D (1953) 1 VF 8.0

    • 3-D glasses intact.
    Starts Feb 6

    May or may not contain 3-D glasses. For consignment items, please check individual item notes to see whether the copy offered still has the 3-D glasses intact. "The Man From the World of D," "The Menace of the Living Dolls," and "Iron Hat McGinty and his Destruction Gang." Pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Steve Ditko (tied for third published work with Strange Fantasy 9). Kirby cover pencils, Mort Meskin cover inks. Cover price $0.25.

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    Auction Item: Captain Marvel Adventures (1941) 46 CBCS 5.5

    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #A0FEA3-009
    Starts Feb 6

    Captain Marvel in "The Tall Stories of Jonah Joggins," "Captain Marvel Has a Dull Day," and the conclusion of the "Monster Society of Evil"/Mr. Mind serial (chapter 25). Cover price $0.10.

  • Item #41623847
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    Published Nov 1950 by Youthful.

    Auction Item: Captain Science (1950) 1 GD/VG 3.0

    Starts Feb 6
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    Published Feb 1951 by Youthful.

    Auction Item: Captain Science (1950) 2 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Feb 6
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    Auction Item: Classics Illustrated 002 Ivanhoe (1946) 6 VF 8.0

    Starts Feb 6

    Ivanhoe, 6th Printing, Classics Comics. (HRN 28, 1946). Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Classics Illustrated 011 Don Quixote (1943) 1 VG 4.0

    Starts Feb 6

    Don Quixote, 1st Printing, Classics Comics. Comic book adaptation of the classic Miguel De Cervantes story about a quiet scholarly gentleman who let his imagination take over his life and resolved to seek adventure as noble knight. Illustrated by Louis Zansky. (HRN 10, 5/43). Issue also has a text biography of Cervantes and other historical figures.

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    Auction Item: Classics Illustrated 014 Westward Ho! 1 CGC 5.5 Restored

    • Slight amateur restoration
    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Restoration includes: small amount of color touch. (Piece of tape on interior cover)
    • Label #0016360003
    Starts Feb 6

    Westward Ho!, 1st Printing, Classics Comics. (HRN 13, 9/43). Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Classics Illustrated 015 Uncle Tom's Cabin 1 GD+ 2.5

    • 1" spine split from base of comic. Small pieces of tape on spine and interior cover.
    Starts Feb 6

    Uncle Tom's Cabin, 1st Printing, Classics Comics. (HRN 14, 11/43).

  • Item #40425200
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    Auction Item: Classics Illustrated 021 3 Famous Mysteries (1944) 1A GD+ 2.5

    • Centerfold detached.
    Starts Feb 6

    3 Famous Mysteries, 1st Printing, Classics Comics, Gilberton edition. (HRN 21, 7/44). Cover price $0.10.

  • Item #41591981
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    Published Feb 1943 by Hillman.

    Auction Item: Clue Comics (1943) 2 GD/VG 3.0

    Starts Feb 6

    The Boy King and the Giant in "A Leader Against Crime." Nightmare and Sleepy in "The Upside-Down Town." Stupid Manny in an untitled story. Micro-Face in an untitled story. Zippo in "Dolls" (art by Tony DiPreta). Jackie Law and the Boy Rangers in an untitled story. Twilight in "The Quilled Death." Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Danger Trail (1950 National) 2 PR 0.5

    • Interior is complete. Full length spine split, cover detached and re-adhered to interior with tape.
    Starts Feb 20

    "Hangman's House." With the help of a deceased war buddy's souvenir, King Faraday breaks into and out of the strange and unusual Hangman's House. Also includes: "Shadows over London"; "Trouble in Trinidad"; and "Toreador from Texas." Pencils and inks by Carmine Infantino and Alex Toth. Cover by Infantino. 52 pages Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Daredevil Comics (1941 Lev Gleason) 128 VG 4.0

    Starts Feb 20
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    Auction Item: Dell Giant Christmas Parade (1949) 1 GD/VG 3.0

    Starts Feb 6
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    Auction Item: Dell Giant Vacation Parade (1950) 1 GD 2.0

    • 2 3/4" cumulative spine split.
    Starts Feb 6

    132 pages. Donald Duck and Mickey Mouse. Carl Barks art. Wrap-around cover. Cover price $0.25.

  • Item #41474165
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    Published 1955 by Atlas.

    Auction Item: Della Vision (1955) 2 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Feb 20

    Cover by Al Hartley. Stories by Stan Lee. Art by Al Hartley. 36 pages, FC. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Elsie's Fun Book (1950) 0 GD+ 2.5

    Starts Feb 20

    Borden Milk Giveaway. 20-page activity book. Cutouts, toys, and games.

  • Item #41451746
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    Tags: Flash
    Published Feb 1945 by DC.

    Auction Item: Flash Comics (1940 DC) 62 FR/GD 1.5

    • 3 1/2" spine split, several tears in cover sealed with tape on interior.
    Starts Feb 6

    Flash stars in "Hi Jinks on the Rinks," written by Gardner Fox, art by Everett E. Hibbard. Also includes: Ghost Patrol in "A Day in Doodleville" by John B. Wentworth and Frank Harry; Johnny Thunder in "Telegram from Daisy" by John B. Wentworth and Stan Aschmeier; "The Story of Sir Walter Raleigh" by M.C. Gaines and Don Cameron; Without Warning text story by Jay Marr; an ad for the Junior Justice Society; and Hawkman in "The Painter and the $100,000" by Fox and Joe Kubert. 48 pgs. Cover art by Everett E. Hibbard. 1st All-American Comics issue. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Four Color (1942 Series 2) 62 VG- 3.5

    • RESTORATION. Minor-to-moderate color touch.
    Starts Feb 6

    Indicia title is "DONALD DUCK IN FROZEN GOLD, No. 62." Cover art by Carl Buettner. Frozen Gold, script and art by Carl Barks; Donald flies penicillin to Point Marrow, Alaska, but a crook has stashed a stolen map to a gold mine in Donald's plane; When he reaches Alaska, Donald is kidnapped by two crooks and abandoned on the barrens. Mystery of the Swamp, script and art by Carl Barks; Donald and the nephews go exploring in the Everglades, where they run afoul of strange little goblins called Gneezles; Donald tries to capture a Gneezle, but instead the ducks are captured by them, and are to be fed to the alligators. Two untitled Donald Duck stories, art by Al Taliaferro. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Item #41421707
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    Published May 1946 by Dell.

    Auction Item: Four Color (1942 Series 2) 108 CBCS 4.5

    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Centerfold detached.
    • Label #843AC7-005
    Starts Feb 6

    Indicia title is "DONALD DUCK in the Terror of the River, No. 108." Cover art by Carl Buettner. The Terror of the River!!, script and art by Carl Barks; Donald's sneezes at an auction are mistaken for bids on a houseboat and soon he and the nephews are sailing down the Ohio River; There they encounter a huge serpent. The Firebug, script by Carl Barks, art by Carl Barks; Carl Buettner (last two panels only); Donald falls on his head when getting up one morning and turns into a pyromaniac, setting harmless fires but also getting the blame for big fires set by another firebug. Seals Are So Smart, script and art by Carl Barks; The nephews play ball at the beach with a baby seal, and this sets Donald to dreaming of how much money he could make with a trained seal act. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Four Color (1942 Series 2) 178 PR 0.5

    • Interior is complete. Full length spine split.
    Starts Feb 20

    Indicia title is "Walt Disney's DONALD DUCK, No. 178. Cover art by Dan Gormley. Christmas on Bear Mountain, script and art by Carl Barks; Donald's stingy old Uncle Scrooge McDuck lets the ducks use his mountain cabin for the Christmas holidays, planning to test Donald's bravery by coming to the cabin disguised as a bear; However, two real bears--a mother and her cub--turn up at the cabin soon after the ducks' arrival. Santa Claus Land, art by Don Gunn; Mickey and Goofy are working at Santa's Workshop at the North Pole; Doc and Grumpy of the Seven Dwarfs and Dumbo are also working there; Goofy is made custodian of Santa's reindeer, where he discovers that Prancer has been stolen by Willie the Giant. Two one-page Barks strips. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Four Color (1942 Series 2) 238 FR 1.0

    • Staples added (not manufacturing).
    Starts Feb 20

    Indicia title is "Walt Disney's DONALD DUCK in VOODOO HOODOO, No. 238." Cover art by Carl Barks. Voodoo Hoodoo, script and art by Carl Barks; A zombie gives Donald a poisoned doll that was intended for Uncle Scrooge, who looked like Donald when the doll was given to the Zombie some seventy years before; Donald--followed by the nephews and "Bombie the Zombie"--goes to Africa to persuade the witch doctor Foola Zoola to give him the antidote for the poison, which is supposed to shrink its victims to the size of a rat. 3 one-page Barks strips. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Four Color (1942 Series 2) 275 FR 1.0

    • Cover detached.
    Starts Feb 20

    Indicia title is "Walt Disney's DONALD DUCK in ANCIENT PERSIA, No. 275." Cover art by Carl Barks. Donald Duck in Ancient Persia, script and art by Carl Barks; The ducks are kidnapped by a mysterious scientist and flown to Persia, where they dig into an ancient city, Itsa Faka. Jet-Job Joes, art by Paul Murry; The nephews want to enter their racer in a race, but Donald doesn't want them to go very fast. Rules 'n' Regulations, art by Paul Murry; Tired of the nephews messing up the house, Donald makes a set of rules that they have to follow; To escape the regulations, the nephews build a houseboat. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Four Color (1942 Series 2) 283 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Feb 20

    Indicia title is "Zane Grey's KING of the ROYAL MOUNTED, No. 283." Cover art by Jim Gary. Nitro the Bank Robber/The Found Money, script and art by Jim Gary; King flies to Plain City, where "Nitro" has sent "invitations" to the police and others to attend the robbery of the First National Bank; The robber shows up right on time and threatens to detonate a container of nitroglycerin if he isn't given $50,000; He takes King as hostage to gain passage to the mountains, where he leaves King without his gun or boots; After he makes his way back to town, King is again confronted by Nitro, who plans to repeat the robbery in 24 hours; King and his companion, a girl named Aurora, find out Nitro's real identity, but Nitro forces the pair into King's single engine police plane and orders King to fly him to the coast. King overcomes Nitro, but on the way back Nitro dumps the stolen money out of the plane. Reprinted from King of the Royal Mounted (King Features Syndicate) newspaper strips from 1942. Facts about the Mounties on inside front cover. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Four Color (1942 Series 2) 408 VG- 3.5

    Starts Feb 20

    Cover art by Carl Barks. The Golden Helmet, script by Carl Barks; The ducks and a museum curator race Azure Blue, a descendant of the Vikings, to the coast of Labrador to find a golden helmet left by a Viking explorer; once the helmet is saved from Blue, the curator and Donald have visions of ruling the continent. Rigged-Up Lawn Roller; Donald is angry because the nephews have lent his lawn roller. Awash in Success; The nephews sell towels to the victims of an over-active park fountain. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Item #41496887
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    Published Mar 1953 by Dell.

    Auction Item: Four Color (1942 Series 2) 456 CBCS 5.5

    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #4DFB6D-001
    Starts Feb 6

    Indicia title is "Walt Disney's UNCLE SCROOGE, BACK TO THE KLONDIKE, No. 456." Cover art by Carl Barks. Back to the Klondike, script and art by Carl Barks; Scrooge takes pills to restore his failing memory, and immediately recalls the location of bag of nuggets he cached in the Yukon fifty years before; When the ducks arrive in the Klondike, they find that Scrooge's claim has been taken over by Glittering Goldie, a former dance hall girl Scrooge knew in the gold rush days--and who still owes Scrooge a thousand dollars, plus interest. Somethin' Fishy Here, script and art by Carl Barks; Donald pastes up a fake newspaper that convinces Scrooge that fish have been made the official money of the land. Back cover strip by Barks. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: Gandy Goose Comics (c. 1954) Australian 2 GD 2.0

    Starts Feb 20

    Australian Edition. Reprints material from the Gandy Goose American comic book series. 7 1/2-in. x 10-in., all newsprint, glue bound spine, 24 pages-no ads, BW.

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    Published 1955 by Prize.

    Auction Item: Headline Comics (1943) 73 VG+ 4.5

    Starts Feb 20

    Marvin Stein cover. "Prison Riot", "Brown Border" text story (1 pg), "Circumstantial Evidence!", "Final Winner!", "Closeups" text story (1 pg), "Big Man". 36 pages, FC. Cover price $0.10.

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    Published 1955 by Prize.

    Auction Item: Headline Comics (1943) 73 VG- 3.5

    Starts Feb 27

    Marvin Stein cover. "Prison Riot", "Brown Border" text story (1 pg), "Circumstantial Evidence!", "Final Winner!", "Closeups" text story (1 pg), "Big Man". 36 pages, FC. Cover price $0.10.

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    Auction Item: House of Mystery (1951-1983 1st Series) 20 CGC 4.5

    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0189855012
    Starts Feb 6

    Cover by Leonard Starr. "The Beast of Bristol," art by Jim Mooney; English horror actor Elliot Smathers fears to lose his mind; Is he really going on nightly killing sprees in his sleep? "Mr. Mortem!," art by Leonard Starr; When Drew Wilson sees a strange man at his uncle's funeral, and again at the death of a boxer he realizes that Death itself has been stalking him. "The Lamp That Changed People!," art by Nick Cardy; Jennie discovers that the junk lamp that her husband brought home is really a magic lamp that can make her the richest woman in the world. "Prince of Prophets" article by Jack Miller; The visions and prophecies of Nostradamus. "The Hex on My House!," art by Curt Swan; The madwoman Eliza Jason goes around putting hexes on people. 36 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.