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Amazing Adventures (1961 1st Series) comic books 1956-1969

  • Issue #1
    Amazing Adventures (1961 1st Series) 1
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($30.00) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1095560003
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($20.67) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0900724012

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. 1st appearance of Dr. Droom (1st Marvel Age Super-Hero). I Am the Fantastic Dr. Droom!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Steve Ditko; In the City Medical Club, a group of doctors is discussing the Tibetan lama who has requested medical attention from a Western physician; Anthony Droom decides to lend a hand. Torr, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; Paul Ramsay is tried for murdering his friend and can't reveal that an alien had taken over John Carter's body for fear that his revelation will start an invasion. Masquerade text story. Midnight in the Wax Museum, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; Pierre La Roc is a criminal on the run, he climbs in through an open window to escape the police, and finds himself in a wax museum; the wax figures come to life and chase La Roc out of the building. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Amazing Adventures (1961 1st Series) 2
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($17.55) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0282481005
    Auction opens October 2

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Sol Brodsky. 2nd appearance of Dr. Droom (1st Marvel Age Super-Hero) in The World Below!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; Dr. Droom defeats an attempt by Atlantis to conquer the surface world. I Led the Strange Search for Manoo!, script by Larry Lieber, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; A college student aids an alien policeman hunt down an alien criminal hiding on earth, or is it the other way around? The Comic text story. Rocky's Last Ride, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; Chisler Rocky gets a deal thats too good to be true, when a customer just "gives" him his car. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Amazing Adventures (1961 1st Series) 3
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($4.20) will be charged at checkout.
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • 1 piece of tape on interior back cover.
    • Label #83F31E-005

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. We Were Trapped in the Twilight World!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; A college student and his girlfriend are transported into prehistoric times, where they discover that legends like the abominable snowman and flying saucers are the result of time anomalies. The Masterpiece text story. The Teddy Bear, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; As a young girl, Carol had received a teddy bear that she kept by her side always; Her husband, Jim, is a surveyor, and is assigned to a rough rocky region for a short period; Jim spots some mountain lions tracks, and, gun in hand, goes off after the beast; however, the mountain lion knocks Jim aside, damaging his gun, and heads for the tent where Carol is asleep. Doctor Droom Meets Zemu!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Amazing Adventures (1961 1st Series) 4

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. I Am Robot X, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; The creation of sentient robots provokes a demagogic campaign revealed to be the work of Martian spies. The Pact text story, art by Joe Maneely. Who or What Was...the Bootblack?, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; Simon Sledge is a cruel and heartless businessman who delights in making others suffer; On the way to the biggest deal of his life, one that will eliminate the last of his competition, he stops for a shoeshine; Suddenly his feet are moving away from his destination, taking him far from the deal that will give him a monopoly in his field. What Lurks Within? starring Doctor Droom, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; Doctor Droom frightens off alien invaders by convincing them that a construction sites wrecking ball is a life-form. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Amazing Adventures (1961 1st Series) 5
    • Discounted from $81.00.

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko, inks by Dick Ayers and Steve Ditko. The Escape of...Monsteroso!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; A circus owner finds a dead alien in Africa and brings it to the United States for a museum; The alien turns out to be alive, and then goes on a rampage; It turns out that it is only a confused child, and its parents arrive to retrieve it. T.V. or...? text story. The Watchers!, script by Stan Lee, art by Don Heck; A brilliant scientist believes that human ingenuity is guided by unseen advanced creatures, not knowing that his janitor is one such creature. The Joker!, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; A practical joker thinks that aliens are his victims playing a joke on him, but they are real aliens and take him to an off world zoo. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #6
    Amazing Adventures (1961 1st Series) 6
    Auction opens October 2

    Final issue of the series. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. Sserpo! The Creature Who Crushed the Earth!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; A growth serum is abandoned and eaten by a lizard, which grows big enough to menace the Earth. Muscle Man text story. The Fourth Man, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; Two thugs attempt to mug a kindly old man in the park when a statue comes to his aid. Krogg!, script by Stan Lee, art by Paul Reinman; Dr. Droom investigates the disappearance of several houses, and finds that an alien disguised as a scientist is to blame. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.