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Space Adventures (1952 1st series) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 1

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    Cover pencils by Al Fago, inks by Lou Morales. "The Mad-Man of Mars," art by Lou Morales; The Space Rangers track down Nucleo, a shape-shifting Martian. He takes the figure of Captain Arax, and thusly his leisure cruise spaceship, the Staritania. "Invasion from the Moon," art by Frank Frollo; When the preying mantis-like moon insects begin to attack Lunar Station X-32, the Space Rangers discover a plot by Halgo, leader of the Outerplanetary Circle, is waking up the underground creatures; Halgo plans to steal destructive mirrors, old Earth weapons buried on the moon. "Room to Live" text story. "Mummers from Mercury," pencils by Albert Tyler, inks by Dick Giordano; Boss Kipley and his cohort Pete intercept alien radio signals; Boss Kipley arranges to have Modo, Master of Mercury, land with his invasion force of aliens. "Visits the City of Brass"; With the assistance of Professor Eon Tempus, Hap Holliday, Time Skipper, designs and builds his "Year in an Instant" yacht, In their first outing, the pair visit the year 100,001; They encounter a dry seabed with giant crab-like creatures and a giant, land-traversing octopus. "The Birth of the Moon" half-page story, art by Lou Morales. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 2

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    Cover art by Frank Frollo. "Talk About Speed" one-page story, art by Frank Frollo. "Operation Pluto," art by Art Cappello; Queen Anyana is leader of the country of Delonia on the planet Pluto; Two space traders, Wix and Gurkus, have taken over Delonia; The Space Rangers, including Rex Clive and Speed Lansing are sent with their scout crafts in the cargo hold of a massive ship called the Solario; It is threatened by Wix, the self-proclaimed ruler of Pluto. "Trouble on Phobos," art by Dick Giordano; Captain Norgo is attempting to smuggle a powerful alcohol called Fluvia to Mercury; Fluvia is illegal on the planet of destination; Space Rangers Barry and Jones investigate his ship. "The Graveyard of the Sky," art by Frank Frollo; Tyranno, with his assistant Fodor, operates a plan to take over the governorship of the planetary system from one of Jupiter's moons, Ganymede; To do so, he uses radar to trick the Staritania to Jupiter. "Down to Earth" text story. "Revolt of the Robots," art by John Belfi; Newlyweds Jak and Maida Barv go to Decima, the tenth moon of Jupiter, to run an iron mine; They are alone except for the robot labor force; A robot tries to kidnap Maida. "The Smugglers of Callisto," pencils by Frank Frollo, inks by John Belfi; The Space Rangers run across a scheme by Soq to steal methane shipments from Jupiter. "The Land of Perpetual Light" half-page story, art by Frank Frollo. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 3
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.
    • Staple rust/migration, glue and tape along spine.
    • 3" spine split from top. Oxidation. 1" tear going through multiple pages and front cover.

    Cover art by Dick Giordano. "The Crazy Planet" one-page story, art by Frank Frollo. "The Hollow World," art by Art Cappello; Ships mysteriously disappear near the planet Marduk; Marduk is five times the size of Earth but has extremely low gravity; Captain Larq of the Lunex Luna sends a message as his craft is pulled in; Clive and Lansing investigate. "The Vixens of Venus," art by John Belfi; The Vixens of Venus, with their chief Delva, intend to invade the Earth; They must first plant Venusian vegetation to feed the giant insects that thrive on their planet; Rex Clive and Speed are captured while investigating the island where the Venusian Vixens have planted their flora. "War Cry of Mirza" text story. "The Cloudships of Magonia," art by Dick Giordano. "Convoy to Mars," art by Dick Giordano and Rex Clive; Space King leads the Space Rangers through the narrow pass between the Sun and Mercury, attempting to discover the hijackers there; The passage is taken as the best option to get to Mars at distant spots in its orbit. "The Time Skipper Travels to Ancient Rome"; The Time Skipper ends up in ancient Rome with Queen Ula and Professor Tempus; They encounter Cleopatra, who hears a prophesy from the absurdly-wrong soothsayer Rapidus. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #4
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 4
    • .5" Spine split from top. .5" Internal page tears through all wraps.

    Cover art by Dick Giordano. "They Say It Really Happened" one-page story, art by Dick Giordano; Steve and another prospector are confronted by the landowner when they discover a meteorite filled with diamonds. "The Devil Masters of Algol," script by Walter Gibson, art by Dick Giordano; Rex and Speed of the Space Rangers investigate a strange ship; They discover it is from the distant planet of Dox; Leading the expedition is a Doxian woman named Erda. "The Moon Hoppers," pencils by Art Cappello, inks by Dick Giordano; Noxor, intent on becoming the Mighty Monarch of the Saturnian Satellites, is using "Repello Rays" to knock "Moon Hoppers" spaceships out of the sky. "Mars for the Martians" text story, art by Art Cappello. "The Monsters of Kalypso," art by Frank Frollo; Mighty Voz, is the leader of the half-robot, half-human creatures called the Mechans; The Mechans were forgotten miners of the planet, Kalypo; Van and Loa are captured human slaves. "The Great Gravitex Robbery," art by Art Cappello; Rex Clive investigates the disappearance of the gravity-repelling Plutonian product, Gravitex; Gravitex is formed by manipulating Cosmium ore mined by robots on Pluto. "The Man Who Saved Four Worlds" one-page Spiro the Space Spy story, art by John Belfi. "The Space Bandits," art by Lou Morales; Rujon and Dzartz hijack a load of gold leaving the tiny planet Juno, where gravity makes the bars extremely light; Stella Dawn confronts them, but is taken prisoner. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 5

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    Cover by Stan Campbell. Stories by unknown. Art by Frank Frollo, Dick Giordano, Stan Campbell, John Belfi and Art Cappello. Featuring: Rex Clive in "Smugglers off Saturn" and "The War between the Worlds"; "Space Report"; "The Creatures of Jarga"; and the 2-page text story "Stronghold in Space"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #6
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 6
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.

    Cover art by Stan Campbell. "Two Worlds," art by Dick Giordano. "Invasion from Venus," art by Frank Frollo; Drox, the Viceroy of Venus, attacks the Earth by planting enormous Venusian plants in New York city; The fresh water is cut off from city supplies and the plants, some 600-feet-tall, die out when the roots reach ocean water. "Commander Rex Clive and the Twelfth Moon" text story. "The Uncharted Planet," art by Art Cappello; Kenneth Baker and Robert Larkin have been out prospecting in space for three years; A license for their space ship is delinquent 30 months; Bob Larkin wants to call it off and return to Earth; They spot an uncharted asteroid and decide to check it out. "The Black Doom," pencils by Dick Giordano, inks by Art Cappello; The Earth's climate is freezing, caused by the sun's inexplicable, sudden dying; Rex and Speed must solve the mystery; An alien race in the ionic atmosphere is responsible, focusing Black Ray on the capital city of Earth. "Race to the Moon" one-page story, art by Tony Tallarico. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #7
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 7
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • REMAINDERED COPY. From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.

    Cover art by Dick Giordano. "Transformation," art by Dick Giordano; Anticipating nuclear war that would leave Earth barren of life, Lars Kranston convinces his colleagues to go to Mars; His paramour Betty Stone insists that she go as well; The ship crashes on Mars. "The Doomed Civilization," script by Carl Memling, pencils by Frank Frollo, inks by Vince Alascia; Commander Krait's crew begins receiving transmissions from an inhabitable planet called X-3-Z; Dr. Triple interprets the message; The message states society living there faces immanent destruction through war; Krait sends ships to stop the senseless destruction. "Simtone Saves the Space Officers" text story. "Homecoming," art by Stan Campbell; In the summer of 1953, Edmund Cranston presents his designs for a rocket ship to Dr. Corning at a large aircraft corporation; Cranston's only request is to be on the spacecraft maiden voyage to the moon. "Fateful Fluid," art by Art Cappello; When a professor perfects an elixir to transmute all it touches into gold, Kryn uses a "paralyzo ray" to freeze the professor; Kryn takes the potion for his own purposes. "Eternity in Space," art by Art Cappello; The Earth-Moon space station is a city floating between the Earth and the Moon; The city is constructed on an artificial wheel; Dr. Tero and Dr. Orso create two synthetic children; One is named Nors, the other Gri. Lars works on a fuel for spaceships; Both plan to win a contest for amazing feats. "Invasion" one-page story, art by Tony Tallarico. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #8
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 8

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    Cover art by Dick Giordano. "All for Love," script by Carl Memling, pencils by Dick Giordano, inks by Art Cappello; Jason Casan is rescued from his wrecked spaceship when it crash lands on an asteroid named Vulca; His rescuers are the aged Doctor Artuk and the young and beautiful blonde woman named Clio. "Pet Hate," art by Stan Campbell; A group of settlers land on the planet Pharisee; They encounter a large predator dubbed a piranosaur attacking a small, cute creature; The expedition leader calls it a winky due to its rapid eye blinking; The colonists attach to their winkies as pets. "World without Children" text story by Dick Giordano. "The Cycle of Death," pencils by Frank Frollo, inks by John Belfi; Peter Fresno and Hugh Mason explore a desolate city on Mars; They discover a museum and a statue; The statue informs them by telepathy that the Martians were wiped out by a deadly red dust. "First Contact" one-page story, art by Tony Tallarico; Foodie Somak and his friends are taken aboard a spacecraft by aliens called the Denebians; The extra-terrestrials can't survive in the atmosphere; Instead they take the trio along with them to their planet, saying they intend no harm. "Flower from Pharaoh," pencils by Frank Frollo; World War V has ended. The people of Earth-2 in a solar system where they fled to escape the dying sun now face overpopulation; A space station is built; Dr. Flyk returns with a flower from the planet Pharaoh. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #9
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 9
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • Cover to cover tear at margin. From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.

    Cover art by Dick Giordano. "Speed-Up!", script by Carl Memling, art by Art Cappello; The aggressive and ambitious Dr. Eric Bruno, along with his assistant Norman Durocher, creates a microscopic society similar to the Neanderthals of Earth's past; Speeding up the process, Bruno and Durocher watch as the microscopic society develops in a progression nearly identical to that of humanity; Progressing past the atom, hydrogen, and cobalt bombs, Bruno pushes the society to the year 2153. "A Fistful of Doom," script by Carl Memling, art by Dick Giordano; Astro-Botanist, Ned Brovo, wealthy Carl Monat, and veteran space pilot Burt Loog take a trip to Venus; The purpose is to recover an example of the nearly-extinct Spider Flower of Venus, for which a million dollar reward is promised. "The Thought Space Ship" text story. "Out in Space" one-page story, art by Tony Tallarico. "The Good Old Days," script by Carl Memling, pencils by Frank Frollo, inks by Vince Alascia; War threatens Earth in the year 1995; Vann tries to protect Lori, but the pair are separated; Lori returns to the lab of her scientist father who works with Dr. Kron; They escape the planet's demise in a spaceship and head for the planet Mantor, the only planet that can sustain human life. "The Day Fido Sang," script and art by Carl Memling; Herman Lindsay gives his new dog, Fido, an injection to cause the canine to talk; Fido learns to read and write; Herman tells the dog he is to stay with his friends, Ted and Marion Kent. "Discovery," Tony Tallarico. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #10
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 10

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    "Canterbury's Camera" (art by Seymour Moskowitz), "Homecoming" (art by Steve Ditko), "The Visitors," and "Back to Earth" (art by "Dick & Artie"; probably Giordano). Ditko cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #11
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 11
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    • Cover detached at one staple.

    Cover art by Steve Ditko. "Interplanetary Safari!", pencils by Bill Molno (as Joe Shuster), inks by Dick Giordano; Ron Adams, Interplanetary "Bring 'Em Back Alive" Explorer, demands a half-million dollars to build a spaceship and go to the planet Xarto; There he hopes to capture a giant, carnivorous plant that is worth a great deal of money. "You Are the Jury," art by Steve Ditko; Ogu is an alien assigned a guard post in space; He notes a small planet, Earth in actuality, and goes there to investigate; He runs across a circus. "Moment of Decision" one-page story, art by Steve Ditko. "Machines versus Mars" text story. "Dead Reckoning!", art by Steve Ditko; Airman Andor is a police officer in space; He goes to a disturbance call; An elderly man is angry at his maid for attempting to steal his treasure map; She is a young and attractive blonde woman named Kyt. "Case of the Sweating Swami" one-page story, art by Tony Tallarico. "Legions of Atlantis," art by Seymour Moskowitz; The Navy submarine R-93 dives; Something goes wrong and it goes too deep; Captain Small, Huey, and Robert Crane are rescued by fishmen from the city of Atlantis. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #12
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 12

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    Cover by Steve Ditko. Stories by unknown. Art by Dick Giordano & Vince Alascia, Joe Shuster & John Belfi, Seymour Moskowitz and Virgil Partch? Featuring: "Too Much to Swallow!"; "The Unknown Element!"; "Devolution!"; "The Morning After"; "The Alien Raider!"; and the 2-page text story "Saucers from Saturn"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #13
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 13

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    Blue Beetle cover by Al Fago. Blue Beetle stars in "Murder in the Ring" (Dick Giordano pencils on inside front cover); "The Thing in Outer Space" (pencils by Joe Shuster); Joan Mason, Reporter in "The Beauty Parlor Murders;" and "Heritage" (art by Seymour Moskowitz). One page filler, "Minit Mystery." Two page text story, "From Planet Rathe to Planet Earth." All reprints except for interior front cover art by Giordano. Thanks to Grand Comics Database for the above artist information! Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #14
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 14
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.

    Blue Beetle stars in "The Perils of Blue Beetle!" Also in this issue: "The New Look" (art by Seymour Moskowitz) and Joan Mason, Reporter in "Reproduction of Terror." Blue Beetle cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #15
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 15
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.35) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Tape along spine. 5" cumulative spine split.

    Cover by Ted Galindo and Vince Alascia (with a photo of Richard Crane as Rocky Jones). Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Ted Galindo, Vince Alascia, Dick Giordano, Frank Frollo and unknown. Featuring: Rocky Jones, Space Ranger in "Space Infantry," "Velocity X," "First Landing" and "Too Many Meteors"! Plus: Space Facts filler "Now You Can Fly a Real Down-to-Earth Space Ship" by Michael Ressner; Inventions of Tomorrow filler by Ressner; 2-page text story "Space Ship Courage"; 1-page fillers "The Ringed Planet," "Broadcast to the Universe" and "Earth's Veiled Sister"; and the 1-page story "Out-Post of Empire"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #16
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 16
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #2037958003

    Cover by Ted Galindo? and Dick Giordano. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Ted Galindo, Dick Giordano, Bernard Krigstein, Tony Tallarico, Frank Frollo and unknown. Featuring: Rocky Jones, Space Ranger in "The Forbidden Frequency" and "The Petrified Man"! Plus: "Jealousy on Kano"; 1-page "Inventions of Tomorrow" by Michael Ressner; 2-page text story "Room to Live"; and the fillers "Secret of the Sun," "Weather Is a Weapon," "Worlds of Ice" and "The Land of Perpetual Light"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #17
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 17

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    Cover by Ted Galindo and Ray Osrin. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Ted Galindo, Ray Osrin, John Belfi, Frank Frollo and unknown. Featuring: Rocky Jones, Space Ranger in "Fate of the Treasure Seekers," "The Ark" and "The Invisibles"! Plus: "Action on Uranus"; 2-page text story "Down to Earth"; 1-page reprint story "Talk about Speed"; and the 1-page "Inventions of Tomorrow" by Michael Ressner! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #18
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 18
    • Oxidation.

    Cover by Dick Giordano and Jon D'Agostino. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Ted Galindo, Ray Osrin, Dick Giordano and Tony Tallarico. Featuring: Rocky Jones, Space Ranger in "The Prison Planetoid" and "Gravity-Plus"! Plus: "Two Worlds" reprint story; 2-page text story "Robinson Crusoe of Space"; 1-page "Inventions of Tomorrow" by Michael Ressner; and the 1-page reprint story "Race to the Moon"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #19
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 19

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    Cover by Dick Giordano and Vince Alascia. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Joe Shuster?, Dick Giordano, Vince Alascia, John Belfi and Sal Trapani. Featuring: "These Are the Proud Ones"; Rex Clive in "Menace of the Midget Robots"; "Common Touch"; 2-page text story "Raider Ramtos"; "Time Lag"; reprint story "The Cloudships of Magonia"; and Spiro the Space Spy in the 1-page reprint story "The Man Who Saved Four Worlds"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #20
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 20
    • 1" cumulative spine split. Oxidation. Water damage.

    Reprints Fawcett's Destination Moon. First Trip to the Moon - Written by Otto Binder (adapted from the film by Rip Van Ronkel, Robert Heinlein and James O'Hanlon). Art and Cover by Dick Rockwell and Sam Burlockoff . Scientist Charles Cargreaves and General Thayer are bound and determined to put an American rocket on the Moon. And they have to leave now...before the government can stop them! Plus: 3-page text article "Moon Victory" with art by Lou Morales! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #21
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 21
    • 1" Spine split from top. Cover detached at one staple. Pen marks on back cover.

    Cover by Dick Giordano and Vince Alascia. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Ray Osrin, Dick Giordano, Jon D'Agostino, Charles Nicholas and unknown. Featuring: "Symbiosis"; "Solo Flight"; "The Peace Planters"; "Meddlers from Mercury"; and the 2-page text story "Anyone Could Have Done It"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #22
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  • Issue #23
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 23
    • 6.5" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached at one staple. Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • INCOMPLETE. Centerfold missing, interrupts art and story. Staple rust with migration. Cover detached. 1 1/4" Cumulative spine split.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.14) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Cover detached at one staple.

    Reprints Fawcett's Destination Moon. First Trip to the Moon - Written by Otto Binder (adapted from the film by Rip Van Ronkel, Robert Heinlein and James O'Hanlon). Art by Dick Rockwell and Sam Burlockoff. Cover by Charles Nicholas and Vince Alascia. Scientist Charles Cargreaves and General Thayer are bound and determined to put an American rocket on the Moon. And they have to leave now...before the government can stop them! Plus: 3-page reprint text article "Moon Victory"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #24
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 24
    • 1.5" Spine split from bottom. Water damage.

    "Moon-Run!" (art by Steve Ditko), "Out of This World" (art by John Severin as "LePoer"), "World's End," "The Metallic Visitor," "Man's Best Friend." Charles Nicholas cover pencils, Vince Alascia cover inks. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #25
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 25
    • Centerfold detached at one staple. 1/2" spine split.

    Cover by Dick Giordano. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Steve Ditko, Rocke Mastroserio, Sal Trapani, Bill Molno, Vince Alascia and unknown. Featuring: "The First Satellite"; "Rescue in Outer Space"; "Dredge from the Unknown"; "The Great Martian Drought"; "The Agent Among Us"; and the 2-page text story "Gordon's Genius"! Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #26
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 26
    • Staple rust with migration.

    Cover by Rocke Mastroserio. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Steve Ditko and Rocke Mastroserio. Featuring: "A Visit to Planet 3"; "The Men From Hsin-Chiu"; "Destination Earth"; "Menace From the Moon"; "Return From Saturn"; and the 2-page text story "Footprints of Fear"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #27
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 27

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    Cover by Dick Giordano. Stories by Joe Gill? Art by Steve Ditko, Bill Molno and Dick Giordano. Featuring: "The Hostile Planet"; "The Moon Snatcher"; "The Wrong Planet"; "The Great Escape"; and the only non-Ditko tale "Elixir of Youth"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #28
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 28
    • Staple rust. 2" Spine split from top of comic. Cover detached at one staple.

    Cover by Bill Molno? and Vince Alascia? Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Matt Baker?, Vince Colletta, Charles Nicholas, Sal Trapani, Bill Molno? and Ernie Hart. Featuring: "Moon Trap"; "Visitor From The Void"; "The Invaders"; "An Idol Of Their Own"; and the 2-page text story "Space Shift"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #29
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 29
    • Cover oxidation.

    Cover by Maurice Whitman. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Rocke Mastroserio?, Dick Giordano, Tony Tallarico?, Bill Molno? and Sal Trapani. Featuring: "First Stop... Mars!"; "The Long Wait"; "In a Twinkling"; "Captive from Space"; and the 2-page text story "The Space Master"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #30
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 30
    • Water damage.
    • 1/2" spine split from bottom.

    Cover by Dick Giordano? Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Charles Nicholas, Bill Molno & Vince Alascia, and Matt Baker? & Vince Colletta. Featuring: "Marooned in Space"; "Peril in the Sky"; "The Monstrous Egg"; "Fugitive from Mars"; and the 2-page text story "So Easy!" 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #31
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 31
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • Cover detached at one staple. Staple rust. Rust migration.

    Cover by Steve Ditko. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Charles Nicholas & Sal Trapani, Steve Ditko, and Bill Molno & Rocke Mastroserio. Featuring: "The Edge of Space"; "The Enchanted Planet"; "Nightmare in Space"; "Juggernaut of Doom"; and the 2-page text story "Professor Accuracy"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #32
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 32
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • 1/2" Cover to cover tear at bottom. From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.
    • Cover detached.
    • 4-1/2" spine split from top of comic.
    • 3 copies in census.

    Cover by Steve Ditko. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Steve Ditko, Bill Molno, Rocke Mastroserio, Vince Alascia and unknown. Featuring: "The Deadly Cargo of Spaceship 90"; "Colossus from the Skies"; "Visitor from the Void"; "The Last Ship from Earth"; 1-page untitled Li'l Wise Guy story; and the 2-page text story "Half a World?" 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #33
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 33

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    Cover by Steve Ditko. Stories by Joe Gill and unknown. Art by Steve Ditko, Bill Montes? & Vince Colletta, and Bill Molno. Featuring: "In This Issue Introducing Captain Atom" (first appearance of Captain Atom); "The Galactic Scourge"; "The Captive World"; and the 2-page text story "Venture in the Ventura"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #34
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 34
    • 1 3/4" Cumulative spine split.

    Cover by Steve Ditko. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Steve Ditko, Bill Molno & Vince Alascia, and Charles Nicholas & Sal Trapani. Featuring: "The 2nd Man in Space" (Captain Atom); "Derelict of Doom"; "The Insatiable Monster Planet"; and the 2-page text article "Message from Mars"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #35
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 35

    Captain Atom stars in "The Little Wanderer" (art by Steve Ditko). Also in this issue: "Spies From Another World" (art by Ditko), "The Enigma of Pluto," and "The Unexpected Visitor" (pencils by "Cha-Nic," inks by Sal Trapani). Ditko cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #36
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 36

    Cover art by Steve Ditko. "The Wreck of X-44," script by Joe Gill, art by Steve Ditko; The rocket-ship that Captain Atom is testing has been sabotaged. "The Galactic Souvenir," art by Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio. "Penetro" text story. "The Omnipotent Robot," pencils by Bill Molno, inks by Vince Alascia; A scientist Siroco created Tondo, the Omnipotent robot, for space exploration; The planet where Tondo was created is not named, but a man whom Sirco calls 'Your Excellency' desires to use Tondo to explore possible worlds to invade and spread despotism. "Captain Atom On Planet X," script by Joe Gill, art by Steve Ditko; Captain Atom guards a new orbital satellite from enemy missiles. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #37
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 37
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.40) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white
    • Cover detached.
    • Label #1570868019

    Cover art by Steve Ditko. "The Space Prowlers," script by Joe Gill, art by Steve Ditko; Captain Atom stops an alien invasion; President of the United States app. "Flight 101 to Nowhere," art by Bill Molno. "The Super-Men from Space," art by Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio. "Enemy Overhead," pencils by Bill Molno, inks by Vince Alascia. "Quaxonite" text story. "A Victory for Venus," script by Joe Gill, art by Steve Ditko; Captain Atom travels to Venus to see who destroyed an American satellite. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #38
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 38
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • INCOMPLETE. Piece missing from last page, slightly affects art and story. 1/2" spine split. From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.

    Cover art by Steve Ditko. "One Second Of War," script by Joe Gill, art by Steve Ditko; Captain Atom must stop Dr. Claudius Jaynes from firing nuclear missiles at all the big cities on Earth. "Backfire," script by Joe Gill, art by Steve Ditko; Captain Atom must stop the missles launched at the U.S. by Gustav Borlin and Dr. Skafic. "Common Denominator," pencils by Bill Molno, inks by Vince Alascia. "Martians, I Greet You!" text story. "The Force Beyond," script by Joe Gill, art by Steve Ditko; Captain Atom must stop an alien warship trying to start a nuclear war on Earth. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #39
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 39
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • 1 1/2" Cumulative spine split (partially taped). Centerfold detached. From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.

    Cover art by Steve Ditko. "Test-Pilot's Nightmare," script by Joe Gill, art by Steve Ditko; Captain Atom must save a test pilot when his experimental rocket-plane has problems. "The Third Man," pencils by Bill Molno, inks by Sal Trapani. "Peace Envoy," art by Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio; Captain Atom must stop an alien invasion. "The Magic Box" text story. "An Ageless Weapon," script by Joe Gill, art by Steve Ditko; Captain Atom is captured by some East German agents while taking important papers to the West Berlin embassy. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #40
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 40
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.50) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • .5" Spine split from bottom. Heavy cover oxidation.

    Cover by Rocke Mastroserio? and Steve Ditko. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Steve Ditko, Rocke Mastroserio, and Bill Molno & Vince Alascia. Featuring: "The Crisis" (Captain Atom); "The Boy and the Stars" (Captain Atom); "The Friendly Planet"; "The Stolen Hero"; and the 2-page text story "Wandida the Witch"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #41
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 41
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.
    • Interior is complete. Full length spine split. Most pages spit at spine and such are detached.

    Cover by Bill Molno, Rocke Mastroserio and unknown. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Bill Molno, Rocke Mastroserio and unknown. Featuring: "I Am from Earth"; "The Moon Trap"; "The Android Maker"; "The Ugly One"; and the 1-page text story "Something Called Honor"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #42
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 42

    Cover art by Steve Ditko. "The Saucer Scare," script by Joe Gill, art by Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio; Captain Atom challenges a group of UFOs. "They Said He Would Die," pencils by Bill Molno. "The Rocket Comes of Age" filler page, art by Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio. "The Man in Saturn's Moon," script by Joe Gill, art by Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio; Captain Atom rescues Andrei Rotov from a rocket that was shot to Saturn. "The Other Side of the Mirror" text story. "The Silver Lady from Venus," script by Joe Gill, art by Steve Ditko; Captain Atom must stop an alien from Venus from hypnotizing military men into wrecking missiles. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #43
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 43

    Cover by Dick Giordano? and Vince Alascia? Stories by unknown. Art by Bill Molno & Vince Alascia. Featuring: "The Crusader's Sword"; "A-Okay"; and the 2-page text story "First In Flight"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #44
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 44

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    Cover by Rocke Mastroserio, and Bill Molno & Vince Alascia. Stories by Joe Gill and unknown. Art by Rocke Mastroserio, Bill Molno & Vince Alascia, and Charles Nicholas & Sal Trapani. Featuring: "Introducing: The Mercury Man!"; "The Human Element"; "Magic Skates"; "The Underdog"; and the 2-page text article "Make Mine Moonport"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #45
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 45

    Cover by Rocke Mastroserio. Stories by unknown. Art by Bill Molno, Rocke Mastroserio, and Charles Nicholas & Sal Trapani. Featuring: "Judgement Day"; "Galactic Assassin"; an untitled Mercury Man tale; "When the Day Comes"; and the 2-page text story "Setonites from the Satellite Siris"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #46
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 46

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    Cover by Bill Molno. Stories by unknown. Art by Bill Molno and Rocke Mastroserio. Featuring: "Man on the Moon"; "Above the Iron Curtain"; "The Message!"; "Unknown Friends"; 1-page tale "The Fisherman"; and the 2-page text story "Spaceship Success"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #47
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 47

    Cover by Rocke Mastroserio. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Rocke Mastroserio and Bill Molno. Featuring: "Man or Pseudo-Man?"; "One More Moon"; "War's End"; "The Beast of Bardo!"; and the 2-page text story "The Empty Seat"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #48
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 48

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    Cover by Dick Giordano. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Bill Molno and Rocke Mastroserio. Featuring: "A True Friend"; "The Ambassador from Earth"; "Silent World"; "The Lively Forest"; and the 2-page text article "Space Speech"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #49
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 49
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia. Stories by unknown. Art by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia, Bill Molno and Rocke Mastroserio. Featuring: "His Own Kind"; "Unknown Hero"; "The Key to Life"; "Good-Will Ambassador"; and the 2-page text story "The Three Throgas of Threma"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #50
    Space Adventures (1952 1st series) 50

    Cover by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia. Stories by Joe Gill? and unknown. Art by Charles Nicholas & Vince Alascia, Sal Trapani?, Dick Giordano and Rocke Mastroserio. Featuring: "The Trip Back"; "The Space Dreamer"; "A Nice Place to Visit"; "Dream On"; "The Incredible Brat"; and the 2-page text story "Vanni the Vanisher"! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.