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Comic books March 1947

  • Issue #61
    Captain America Comics (1941 Golden Age) 61

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    Includes: Vince Alascia cover pencils; The Red Skull Strikes Back; The Bullfrog Terror; Nine Points of the Law text story; The Green Mask Killer starring Human Torch, art by Carmine Infantino; Stop That Swindle--Let's Play Detective; Death Enters—Laughing, art by Syd Shores. 52 pgs. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #11
    Captain Flight Comics (1944) 11

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    Cover by L. B. Cole. Stories and art by George H. Appel, Zoltan Szenics, L. B. Cole, Leo Morey, Ann Brewster and Rudy Palais. Aviator hero Captain Flight battles the Axis by air during World War II. Torpedoman investigates reports of a giant octopus, and finds something even more sinister. Red Rocket discovers a plot to replace human babies with Martian mutants. Black Cobra and Cobra Kid seek a stolen mummy containing a fortune in gems. Torpedo Man; Blue Flame Meets S. Aitan; The Black Cobra: Mummy's Mummy; Red Rocket: Monstrous Mutants; The Story Behind the Cover; Dan and Dee: Problem with Duke; Under the Base of the Statue of Liberty. Final issue under this title; numbering continues with Daffy Tunes Comics (1947) #12. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #70
    Captain Marvel Adventures (1941) 70
    • Cover detached at one staple.

    Cover by C.C. Beck. Stories by Bill Woolfolk, Otto Binder, Al Liederman and unknown. Art by Pete Costanza, Al Liederman and unknown. Captain Marvel (Billy Batson) stars in: "Sivana's Fortune Teller" by Bill Woolfolk and Pete Costanza; "The Insect Plague" with story by Otto Binder and pencils by Pete Costanza; "The Horror in the Box" with story by Otto Binder; and "The Unlikely Villain" with art by Pete Costanza. Plus: Captain Kid in "More Luck Than Brains" by Al Liederman. And: Jon Jarl in the 2-page text story "Venus, 23rd Century" with script by Otto Binder (as Eando Binder). 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #47
    Captain Marvel Jr. (1942) 47
    • 2" spine split from base of comic.

    Bud Thompson cover. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #49
    Captain Midnight (1942-1948) 49

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    52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 2 #3
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  • Vol. 18 #10
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    Volume 18, Issue 10 - March 1947. Features creative stories, poems, rebuses, recipes, activities, crafts, science experiments, and health articles for children. 6-in. x 9-in. 52 pages, PC/PB&W. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #1
    Classics Illustrated 035 Last Days of Pompeii (1947) 1
    • Tape in interior margins. Staple rust with migration.
    • Cover detached.
    • 1 1/4" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached at one staple. Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • 1 1/2" spine split from bottom.
    • Interior is complete. Full length spine split. Back cover missing. Staple rust with migration.
    • INCOMPLETE. Centerfold missing (affects art and story). Centerfold detached.

    Last Days of Pompeii, 1st Printing, Line Drawing Cover, 10 cent cover price. H.C. Kiefer cover and art. (HRN 35, 3/47). Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Clue Comics Vol. 2 (1947) 1
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case
    • Label #1568576007

    Stories and art by Dick Hall, Joe Simon, and Jack Kirby. Sometimes listed as Clue Comics #13. Clue Comics begins a shift from superheroes to crime stories. Gun Master and a gang of hoods both hope to recruit a trick sharpshooter to join them, but blonde femme fatale Velvet Silver beats them to the punch again. The life of George Leonidas Leslie, the 1860s architect who became known as King of Bank Robbers, provides the second crime tale ever published by crime-comic pioneers (and comics legends) Simon and Kirby. Doris Parker dons a pair of power-gloves to avenge her father's murder, and becomes the crimefighter known as Iron Lady. Gun Master; King of the Bank Robbers: A True-Clue Crime Story; Nightmare; Iron Lady; Getaway. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #19
    Comic Cavalcade (1942-1954) 19

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    Cover art by Everett E. Hibbard. The Battle for Eternal Youth starring Wonder Woman, script by William Moulton Marston (signed as Charles Moulton), art by Harry G. Peter; Gangster Ambrose Venture seeks to obtain the secret of eternal youth from the Amazons, and hires Roba Jewel to gain access to Paradise Island and steal the waters of the Fountain of Youth. Mutt and Jeff strips by Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]. The Race Through Time, art by Everett E. Hibbard; As a session of the Liar's Club, Jay Garrick spins a yarn involving the Flash that begins in the present, goes back to prehistoric times, and ends up in the future with the end of the world! Foney Fairy Tales, script and art by Ed Wheelan. Mr. Nobody--Just a Story, script and art by Howard Purcell. The Fog-Shrouded Doom starring Hop Harrigan, script and art by Jon L. Blummer. Cotton-Top Katie story, script and art by Harry Lampert [as Harrielle]. Grin and Bear It starring Green Lantern, art by Paul Reinman. 76 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Vol. 5 #3
    Complete Sports (1937-1955 Western Magazines) Pulp Vol. 5 #3

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  • Issue #47
    Crack Comics (1940) 47

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    Cover art by Reed Crandall. The Hypnotic Eyes of Khor, art by Reed Crandall; A strange scientist named Khor tries to strengthen humans with animal psychology, and uses Captain Triumph as a guinea pig, forcing him, with hypnotic powers, to submit to the procedure. The Van Der Futzy Affair starring Beezy, script and art by Bernard Dibble. The Case of Kayo Dooley starring Pen Miller, script and art by Klaus Nordling. Violins and Violence starring Hack O'Hara. The Kite Contest starring Floogy the Fiji. The Beauty Contest one-pager starring Slap Happy Pappy, script and art by Jack Cole. The Toy Shop starring Inkie, script and art by Al Stahl. 60 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Dandy Comics (1947) 1
    Published Mar 1947 by EC.

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    Story by M. C. Gaines and W. W. D. Sones. Art by Allen Simon, Vince Fago and artists from the Jason Comic Art Studio. Kids' comics in a bigfoot style from EC, back when the company was still run by Max Gaines and called "Educational Comics." The Phantom Ranger must safeguard a railroad gold shipment from both the outlaw Bates Gang and attacking Comanches. Ranchers hunt the wild black stallion Satana, but the rancher's young son bonds with the horse first. A biography of young George Washington, written by Max Gaines, father of William Gaines (and EC Comics) and inventor of the comic book itself. Dandy; The Lost Sword; Tumbles; Bull Bowser: Sturgeon's Strife; Doppus OTool; Tuffy; Young George Washington. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #41
    Daredevil Comics (1941 Lev Gleason) 41
    • Cover detached. One staple (manufacturing).

    Cover by Charles Biro. Stories and art by Charles Biro, Norman Maurer, Bob Wood, Dan Barry and Carl Hubbell. This early superhero title was one of the comics that made publisher Lev Gleason a major player during the Golden Age. Street kids mug an auto thief, but soon his gang comes looking for them, in a story with early art by Flash Gordon's Dan Barry. The Little Wise Guys try to raise $15,000 to keep a community center open. Teen inventor Dickie Dean investigates disappearing automobiles and encounters a hot-car gang. Daredevil and the Little Wise Guys; Daredevil; Sniffer; Crimebuster: Hurry-Up Alibi; Dickie Dean. 64 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 5 #4
    Detective Book Magazine (1930-1952 Fiction House) Pulp Vol. 5 #4

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  • Issue #121
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 121

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    Cover by Jack Burnley and Charles Paris. Stories by Jack Farr and unknown. Art by Jack Farr, Howard Sherman, John Daly, Lee Harris, Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. When the son of the mayor of Gotham City loses a bet to a noted gangster, changes are in the wind, as Commissioner Gordon is demoted to patrolman and Batman's days aiding the police come to an end! Don't miss Batman and Robin in "Commissioner Gordon Walks a Beat!" with art by Howard Sherman. Plus: Three-Ring Binks in an untitled story by Jack Farr; Slam Bradley in "The Case Without a Key!" with art by John Daly; Air Wave in "Happy Jail-Day to You!" with art by Lee Harris; and The Boy Commandos in "The Phantom Express!" with art by Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. Also: 2-page text story "The Pink Sheet" by Dalton Warren, and Morton half-pager by Phil Berube. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 19 #1
    Detective Novels Magazine (1938-1949 Better Publications) Pulp Vol. 19 #1

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  • Vol. 173 #5
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  • Vol. 35 #4
    Detective Tales (1935-1953 Popular Publications) Pulp 2nd Series Vol. 35 #4

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  • Issue #194703
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    "I was a mouthpiece for Mobsters!" Cover price $0.25.

  • Mar 1947
    Dime Detective Magazine (1931-1953 Popular Publications) Pulp Mar 1947

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  • Vol. 34 #3
    Dime Mystery Magazine (1932-1950 Dime Mystery Book Magazine - Popular) Pulp Vol. 34 #3

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  • Vol. 48 #3
    Dime Western Magazine (1932-1954 Popular Publications) Pulp Vol. 48 #3

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  • Issue #4
    Ding Dong (1946) 4
    Published Mar 1947 by Compix.

    Art by Ted Miller and Vince Fago. Classic postwar kids' comics from Magazine Enterprises. Movie day for kids features an adventure about Nip and Tuck attempting to fly; Robert Robot tries babysitting; Nightmare Noonan dreams himself into the Middle Ages, just like the Connecticut Yankee. Gertie and Gabe; Ding Dong Theater Presents Nip and Tuck; Robert Robot; Nightmare Noonan; The Calico Pup; Travelin' Toughy. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #12
    Doll Man Quarterly (1941 Quality) 12

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  • Issue #43
    Don Winslow of the Navy (1943 Fawcett) 43
  • Issue #5
    Egbert (1946) 5
    • 1" spine split from base of comic. Centerfold detached at one staple.
  • Vol. 9 #40
    Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine (1941-Present Davis-Dell) Vol. 9 #40

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  • Vol. 27 #3
    Esquire (1933 Esquire, Inc.) Magazine Vol. 27 #3

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  • Issue #54
    Exciting Comics (1940) 54

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    Alex Schomburg cover. Last Miss Masque Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 9 #3
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  • Vol. 9 #3
    Exciting Love (1941-1958 Better Publications) Pulp Vol. 9 #3

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  • Vol. 8 #2
    Exciting Sports (1941-1950 Better Publications) Pulp Vol. 8 #2

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  • Vol. 13 #1
    Exciting Western (1940-1953 Better Publications) Pulp Vol. 13 #1

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  • Issue #152
    Famous Funnies (1934) 152
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.

    Contains comic strip reprints, activity pages, and a text story. In order of appearance: "Buck Rogers" by Philip Francis Nowlan and Rick Yager (as Dick Calkins); "Invisible Scarlet O'Neil" by Russell Stamm; "Chief Wahoo and Steve Roper" by Allen Saunders and Elmer Woggon; "Napoleon" by Clifford McBride; "Dickie Dare" by Milton Caniff; "Scorchy Smith" by Noel Sickles; and "Oaky Doaks" by Ralph Briggs Fuller. "Timber Test" text story. Activity pages by A. W. Nugent. 52 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Mar 1947
    Fantastic Adventures (1939-1953 Ziff-Davis Publishing) Pulp Mar 1947
    • Water damage.
    • 1/2" Spine split from top.
    • 6" Cumulative spine split.
    • Cover partially detached.
    • Cover detached. Additional adhesive on spine.
    • Additional adhesive on spine.
    • Interior is complete. Cover detached. Spine saturated in dark residue. 5-1/2" cumulative spine split.

    March 1947. Cover by Robert Gibson Jones. Stories include "Forever is too Long" by Chester S. Geier, "You Can't Scare Me" by Charles F. Myers, "Not as Plotted" by Guy Archette, "Hickson's Strange Adventure" by E. K. Jarvis, "Man of Two Worlds" by Robert Moore Williams, and "The Princess and Her Pig" by Richard S. Shaver. Illustrations by Malcolm Smith, Brady, Robert Fuqua, Church, Hinton, and Rod Ruth. 7-in. x 9.75-in.; black and white; 178 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #51
    Fawcett's Funny Animals (1943) 51

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    36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #108
    Feature Comics (1939) 108

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    Cover art by Al Bryant. "The Doll Man Defies Cateye"; Doll Man faces a man who wears a cat mask and exploits an old Indian demon legend. "Danger! Thin Ice!", script and art by Al Stahl; Blimpy encounters Peter Penguin and Uncle Jimmy. "In Sweetoothia" starring Perky, script and art by Sid Lazarus. "April Jordan's Violin," art by Dan Zolnerowich; Swing Sisson encounters Mr. Jordan, April Jordan and Riel. "The Borrowed Boat" starring Roscoe. Untitled Mickey Finn story, script and art by Lank Leonard. "The Swami From Brooklyn" starring Alababa, Pierpont Lee, Rohoja and The Swami Rusty Ryan, script and art by Paul Gustavson. 60 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Vol. 8 #8
    Fight Stories (1928-1952 Fiction House) Pulp Vol. 8 #8

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  • Vol. 3 #4
    Fighting Western (1945-1950 Trojan Publishing) Pulp Vol. 3 #4

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  • Issue #81
    Flash Comics (1940 DC) 81
    Published Mar 1947 by DC.

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    Flash stars in "The Flash Plays Football," written by Robert Kanigher, art by Everett E. Hibbard. Also includes: Ghost Patrol in "Three Ghosts, Two Girls" by John B. Wentworth and Frank Harry; Johnny Thunder in "The Roller Road to Reknown" by Wentworth and Stan Aschmeier; Rockhead McWizzard in "Inventing the Bicycle" by Jack Farr; Wanderer text story by John Broome (as John Osgood); and Hawkman in "Voyage to Venus" by Kanigher and John Chester Kozlak. Cover art by Kolzak. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #139
    Four Color (1942-1962 Dell Series 2) 139

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    Indicia title is "MARGE'S LITTLE LULU, No. 139." The Hooky Team; Lulu and Tubby miss the school bus and have to walk to school; After a series of mishaps they end up at Lulu's house trying to find shoes for Tubby. The Big Snow Fight; Lulu and Tubby get in a snowball fight with Johnny Wilkins and his gang. Lulu and the Bean Soup; Lulu tells Alvin the story of the magic beans; In this telling, Lulu's mother cooks the beans, so when they're thrown out they make an ocean of bean soup, rather than growing into a giant beanstalk. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #140
    Four Color (1942-1962 Dell Series 2) 140

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    Indicia title is "EASTER WITH MOTHER GOOSE, No. 140." Cover art by Walt Kelly. The Easter Egg Party; Mother Goose has invited all the children in Storyland and all the woodland creatures to an Easter Party; She has a contest to see who can bring in the most beautiful Easter egg. Eggs to Market; An old woman has troubles when she takes Easter eggs to sell at the market. Goldilocks and the Baby Bear's Basket; An Easter variation of Goldilocks and the Three Bears. Ugly, the Duckling; The story of the Ugly Duckling, told in verse. Chicken Little; The Chicken Little story with a twist ending. The Easter Bunny and the Dwarf; A dwarf gets his head stuck inside one of the Easter Bunny's decorated eggs. All art by Walt Kelly, some scripts by Kelly. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #141
    Four Color (1942-1962 Dell Series 2) 141
    • Cover reattached with tape. 4" Cumulative spine split. Centerfold detached.
    • Interior complete. Extensive accumulation of defects.

    Indicia title is "MICKEY MOUSE AND THE SUBMARINE PIRATES, No. 141." Cover art by Harvey Eisenberg. Mickey Mouse and the Submarine Pirates, art by Harvey Eisenberg; Mickey and Goofy take a job on a fishing boat, despite the fact that fishermen have been disappearing. Pluto Never Fails, art by Harvey Eisenberg; While out on a picnic with Minnie, Mickey demonstrates his system of getting Pluto to fetch the proper item for him. Mickey Mouse's Magic Machine, art by Dick Moores; When his nephews fail their history class, Mickey decides to try to teach them with pictures. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #28
    Four Favorites (1941) 28

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    In order of appearance: "The Unknown"; "Colonel Blow and His Radio Show"; "Hap Hazard"; "Doc Klockenhand's Clinic"; "Hurry-Up Harrigan, Police Reporter"; "Luke the Lawyer"; "Hiram Hayseed"; "Captain Courageous"; and "Bachelor's Diner". "Hangnoose Heritage" text story by Cliff Howe, reprinted from Four Favorites (1941) #19. 52 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #2
    Foxy Fagan Comics (1946) 2

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  • Issue #5
    Frankie Comics (1946) 5

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  • Issue #12
    Frisky Fables Vol. 2 (1946) 12
    • Centerfold detached.

    Cover by Al Fago. Stories and art by Al Fago, E. J. Reeves, Milt Hammer, and C. W. Winter. Sometimes listed as Frisky Fables #15. Funny-animal hijinks in a cutesy style from Novelty Press. Dopsy Durvy uses his Magic Storybook to meet Cinderella and her famous family. Kittens Tick, Tack and Toe find danger. Chucky and Bub try to keep their garden safe from pests. Neddy Bear; Spunky: The Slinky Fisherman!; Hermosa the Haughty Water Lily; Johnny and Woof; Tick, Tack and Toe; Sniffy; Icicle Ike; Dopsy Durvy; Diggy the Derrick. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #194703
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  • Vol. 16 #10
    Frontier Stories (1924-1953 Doubleday/Fiction House) Pulp Vol. 16 #10

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