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Sparkling Stars (1944) comic books

  • Issue #7
    Sparkling Stars (1944) 7
    • 2.5" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached.

    Cover by Harry Lazarus. Stories and art by Morris Weiss, Harry Lazarus, Monty Mulford, George Tukel, Berton Braley, Walt Ditzen, Herman C. Browner and Jim Inee. A Golden Age anthology featuring something for everyone: comedy, crime, jungle adventure, and even magic lessons. Boxie Weaver matches wits and fists with Pug, who is teaching the neighborhood kids how to fight dirty. In an offbeat story, Adolf Hitler escapes to Brazil after WWII and tries to convince the locals he's Hitler's double. Professor Presto shows his rabbit Stoogie (and the reader) how to perform magic tricks. Plus Mother Goose rhymes about war bonds and ration books, another sign of the times. Hell's Angels; Unsolved Mysteries: Human Heads, The Man They Couldn't Hang; Chuck; Private Plopp; Magic Tricks for Young and Old; Pvt. Droop Has Missed the War!; Ali Baba; The Castaway; Petey and Pop; Detective Durrand Draw: The Case of the Mother-In Law Fake; Modern Mother Goose Rhymes; Little Augie: Eat At Tony's; Boxie Weaver. 64 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #8
    Sparkling Stars (1944) 8
    • One staple (manufacturing).

    Cover by Morris Weiss. Stories and art by Morris Weiss, Harry Lazarus, Gus Jud, Watt A. Golem, George Tukel and Herman C. Browner. A Golden Age anthology featuring something for everyone: comedy, crime, jungle adventure, and even magic lessons. Boxie Weaver agrees to box in a charity bout, but he's not sure his opponent Kayo Dugan is on the up and up. Space adventurer Pack Pearson finds strange creatures and a beautiful woman after crashing on an uncharted planet, then must fight for his life in a space arena. Professor Presto shows his rabbit Stoogie (and the reader) how to perform magic tricks. Plus non-fiction comics (and photos) about the military and law enforcement, including an early use of the phrase "draft-dodger." Hell's Angels; Unsolved Mysteries; Chuck; Private Plopp; Magic Tricks for Young and Old; Riley and the Sergeant; Ali Baba; Case for the FBI: The FBI Nabs Ten Thousand Draft-Dodgers; Flame Throwers!; Speed Spaulding; The Adventures of Capt. Smirnoff; Pack Pearson; Boxie Weaver. 64 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #16
    Sparkling Stars (1944) 16
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.44) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
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    Cover art by Regina Levander. The Scorpion Murder! starring Detective Click Hunt. Little Hank and Big Hank story, art by Gus Jud. Boxie Weaver story. Empress Josephine starring Debunker. The White Sultan of the Sudan, art by Alan Mandel [as Ayem]. Marcelle and Her Men story. The Vengeance of Montezuma text story. Ali Baba story. Crooks Caught Scientifically, script and art by Herman Browner. Speed Spaulding story. Hell's Angels story. 68 pgs. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #25
    Sparkling Stars (1944) 25
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.90) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
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    • 3" cumulative spine split, long tear in cover (taped). Cover, centerfold, and first 4 wraps detached at single center staple.

    Cover art by Sid Greene. Ali Baba story. Death at the Racetrack starring Inspector Click Hunt, art by Sid Greene. Child Prodigy fact story on Doris Webster. Saxie and Peaches story. Battle of the Beasts story. World's Richest Man Hires A Scientist text story. Jungol story, art by T. G. Little Couple Big On Bravery--Junior Stars of the Month fact story. The Three Bloody Murderers--True Dramatic Crime. Hell's Angels story. 68 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.