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Comic books March 1980

  • Issue #3
    Man-Thing (1979 2nd Series) 3
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    • Label #7D449D-065

    "The Gong of Doom!" Written by Michael Fleisher. Art by Jim Mooney and Bob Wiacek. Can the Man-Thing and his beeautiful companion survive the crushing avalanche? If they do, can they survive an encounter with a tribe of wildmen? 32 pages, FC. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #463
    March of Comics (1946-1959 K.K. Publishing) 463

    "Goldbricks Galore"; Tuffy wins some money in a contest and both he and Tom, in turn, are swindled out of it; Later, they earn some money from a ship's captain but blow that on overeating; Based on the Tom and Jerry cartoons. Jerry And Tuffy's Teaser illustrated word puzzle. Tom's Birthday Gift illustrated maze. Back cover Tom and Jerry illustration. 20 pgs., full color.

  • Issue #15
    Marvel Comics Super Special (1977) 15
    • 1/2" spine split.

    Star Trek: The Motion Picture. The official comic book adaptation of the first Star Trek film. Written by Marv Wolfman, with art by Dave Cockrum and Klaus Janson. Includes a look at the science, history and lore of Star Trek. The first Marvel Star Trek comic. Full color; 68 pages. Painted cover by Bob Larkin. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #7
    Marvel Fun and Games (1979) 7

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  • Issue #20
    Marvel Preview (1975 Magazine) 20

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    Cover art by Howard Chaykin; War Toy illo by George Perez; Bizarre Adventures illo by Dave Cockrum; It Was a Dark and Stormy Night article by Chaykin; Notes on The Power Broker Resolution article by Roger Stern, art by Chaykin; The Power Broker Resolution! story by Len Wein, art by Chaykin; Notes on The Messiah in the Saddle Resolution article by Stern, art by Chaykin; The Messiah in the Saddle Resolution story and art by Chaykin; Notes on War Toy article by Stern, pencils by Perez, inks by Rico Rival; The War Toy story by Tony Isabella, pencils by Perez, inks by Rival; Notes on Good Lord article by Stern, art by Dave Cockrum; Good Lord! story by Marv Wolfman, pencils by Cockrum, inks by Neal Adams; Terry Austin; Pat Broderick; Russ Heath; Josef Rubinstein; Of Heroes and the Bizarre article by Stern; and Moon Knight promo art by Bill Sienkiewicz. 68 pgs. Cover price $1.25.

  • Issue #5
    Marvel Spotlight (1979 2nd Series) 5

    Marvel Spotlight on Dragon Lord - "A Hero is Also a Man!" Written by Marv Wolfman. Art by Steve Ditko. Cover by Frank Miller and Bob Wiacek. When a beast of myth and legend rises up and threatens the world, it falls to one brave man, a legacy hero, to meet this challenge. Pray that he is ready... 32 pages, FC.

    NOTE: "The monster in this issue was originally written to be Godzilla, but Marvel Comics had lost the rights to the character before this story saw print so Godzilla was changed to be a dragon instead." - Odinson, mycomicshop.com Archivist

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  • Issue #5UK
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    UK edition. Identical to US edition, but has 12p cover price. Marvel Spotlight on Dragon Lord - "A Hero is Also a Man!" Written by Marv Wolfman. Art by Steve Ditko. Cover by Frank Miller and Bob Wiacek. When a beast of myth and legend rises up and threatens the world, it falls to one brave man, a legacy hero, to meet this challenge. Pray that he is ready... 32 pages, FC.

  • Issue #17
    Marvel Super Action (1977) 17

    Featuring Material Originally Presented in Avengers Annual 2 - "And Time, the Rushing River!" Starring the Avengers. Written by Roy Thomas. Art by Don Heck, Werner Roth, and Vince Colletta. Concluding the harrowing adventure from the pages of the Avengers' second mighty Annual. 32 pages, FC. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #87
    Marvel Super Heroes (1967 1st Series) 87

    Originally presented in Incredible Hulk (1962-1999 1st series) #135 - "Descent Into the Time-Stream!" Written by Roy Thomas. Art by Herb Trimpe and Sal Buscema. The time-traveling master criminal Kang the Conqueror plucks the Incredible Hulk up from the present and whisk him back to the harrowing days of World War I to face the Phantom Eagle! If the Hulk disrupts the time stream, then the Avengers will assemble leaving Kang triumphant! 32 pages, FC. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #87MJ
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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #359
    Marvel Superheroes (1979-1983 Marvel) UK Edition 359

    Issue #359 - March 1980. Avengers, Champions and X-Men reprints. 8-in. x 11-in., 50 pages, black and white.

  • Issue #113
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 113

    Reprints Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) #136. First appearance of Harry Osborn as the Green Goblin in "The Green Goblin Lives Again!" Characters: GA: Mary Jane Watson, Betty Brant, Gwen Stacy (f/b). Script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Frank Giacoia and Dave Hunt. John Romita, Sr. cover. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #113MJ
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) Mark Jewelers 113MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #91
    Marvel Team-Up (1972 1st Series) 91

    "Carnival of Souls!" Guest-starring Spider-Man and Ghost Rider. Script by Steven Grant. Pencils by Pat Broderick. Inks by Bruce Patterson. Cover by Rich Buckler and Al Milgrom. Peter Parker and Glory Grant are enjoying a Connecticut afternoon at the Carnival, when they enter a sideshow tent to see a "freak show." However, the carnival ceases to be fun, when Peter recognizes one of the 'freaks' on display...it's the Ghost Rider! What has happened to Johnny Blaze? The Spectacular Spider-Man returns after dark to find out! Can the web-slinger and the Ghost Rider break the spell of Moondark? (Note: The letters page contains a statement of ownership: average print run 426,418; average paid circulation 218,021.) 32 pages Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #91MJ
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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #61
    Marvel Two-in-One (1974 1st Series) 61
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    • Label #2122075012

    Cover by George PĂ©rez and Terry Austin. "The Coming of Her!" Part 1 of 3. Guest-starring Starhawk and Moondragon. Hulk, Doctor Strange, and Thanos cameos. Story by Mark Gruenwald. Art by Jerry Bingham and Gene Day. First came the mysterious and powerful being known as Him (Adam Warlock). Now, the being simply known as Her has arrived and she is seeking her counterpart. But he's dead, right? Includes a 1-page ad for the Parker Brothers Rom the Spaceknight electronic action figure that inspired the excellent comic series created by Bill Mantlo and Sal Buscema. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #61UK
    Marvel Two-in-One (1974 1st Series) UK Edition 61UK

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    UK edition. Identical to US edition, but has 12p cover price. "The Coming of Her!" Part 1 of 3. Guest-starring Starhawk and Moondragon. Hulk, Doctor Strange, and Thanos cameos. Story by Mark Gruenwald. Art by Jerry Bingham and Gene Day. First came the mysterious and powerful being known as Him (Adam Warlock). Now, the being simply known as Her has arrived and she is seeking her counterpart. But he's dead, right? Includes a 1-page ad for the Parker Brothers Rom the Spaceknight electronic action figure that inspired the excellent comic series created by Bill Mantlo and Sal Buscema.

  • Issue #86
    Marvel's Greatest Comics (1969) 86

    Cover pencils by John Romita, inks by Joe Sinnott. "The Monster's Secret," script by Stan Lee, pencils by John Romita, inks by Joe Sinnott; Mister Fantastic has a double crisis on his hands!; The Invisible Girl needs help in her fight against the mysterious monster on the streets!; While at the same time, Reed's experiment to change the Thing back to flesh-and-blood Ben Grimm reaches a critical stage!; The leader of the FF decides to help his wife and leaves Johnny to supervise the experiment!; After the Human Torch cools down the high-tech testing equipment, he joins Reed and Sue in the battle vs. the powerful energy creature (aka Larry Rambow)!; But while three-fourths of the Fantastic Four are fighting in the city, what's going on back at the Baxter Building...with the unconscious Thing?; Reprinted from Fantastic Four #106. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #86MJ
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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 99 #4
    Master Detective (1929 MacFadden) True Crime Magazine Vol. 99 #4

    Volume 99 - Issue 4, March, 1980. 8" x 10.5", 74 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #86
    Master of Kung Fu (1974 Marvel) 86

    Warriors of the Golden Dawn. Part 4. "The Phoenix and the Dragon!" Story by Doug Moench. Art by Mike Zeck and Gene Day. Cover by Mike Zeck. Son finally confronts father but can Shang Chi convince the malevolent Fu Manchu to turn from his plans for world domination? Don't bet on it. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #86MJ
    Master of Kung Fu (1974) Mark Jewelers 86MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Warriors of the Golden Dawn. Part 4. "The Phoenix and the Dragon!" Story by Doug Moench. Art by Mike Zeck and Gene Day. Cover by Mike Zeck. Son finally confronts father but can Shang Chi convince the malevolent Fu Manchu to turn from his plans for world domination? Don't bet on it. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #86UK
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    UK edition. Identical to US edition, but has 12p cover price. Warriors of the Golden Dawn. Part 4. "The Phoenix and the Dragon!" Story by Doug Moench. Art by Mike Zeck and Gene Day. Cover by Mike Zeck. Son finally confronts father but can Shang Chi convince the malevolent Fu Manchu to turn from his plans for world domination? Don't bet on it.

  • Vol. 29 #3
    Men Magazine (1952-1982 Zenith Publishing Corp.) Vol. 29 #3

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  • Issue #26
    Men of War (1977) 26
    Published Mar 1980 by DC.

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    Night on Nickname Hill! - Written by Jack C. Harris. Art by Dick Ayers and Romeo Tanghal. Cover by Joe Kubert. Final issue. Don't miss Gravedigger, Sgt. Rock and Easy Company in a full-length battle blockbuster! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #26MJ
    Men of War (1977) Mark Jewelers 26MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #26
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    UK edition. Identical to US edition, but has 15p cover price. Night on Nickname Hill! - Written by Jack C. Harris. Art by Dick Ayers and Romeo Tanghal. Cover by Joe Kubert. Final issue. Don't miss Gravedigger, Sgt. Rock and Easy Company in a full-length battle blockbuster! 32 pages, full color.

  • Issue #222
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  • Issue #223
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  • Issue #224
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  • Issue #225
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  • Issue #226
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  • Issue #15
    Micronauts (1979 1st Series) 15

    Microtron is injured in a fight with Psycho-Man's Antrons, and SHIELD tells the Fantastic Four about the Micronauts in "The Inside Job!" Written by Bill Mantlo, with art by Howard Chaykin and Al Milgrom. Cover by Michael Golden. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #15MJ
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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Michael Golden art and cover. Cover price $0.40.

  • Vol. 44 #3
    Mike Shayne Mystery Magazine (1956-1985 Renown Publications) Vol. 44 #3

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  • Vol. 75 #3
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  • Vol. 1 #2
    Mystery (1979-1982 Mystery Magazine Inc.) Vol. 1 #2

    Vol. 1 # 2. The magazine dedicated to readers of mystery/suspense. In this issue: interviews with Dorothy Salisbury Davis and Aaron Marc Stein; articles on Raymond Chandler's Los Angeles, a day in the life of a real cop, and America's most famous mystery landmark the Bradbury Building; fiction by Martha Axelrod ("A Matter of Relative Importance"), Hamilton T. Caine ("Ace Carpenter, Detective" part 2) and Gerry Maddren ("The Shuffle"). Book and video reviews. 8.25-in. x 11-in.; black and white; 60 pages. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #1980-03
    National Lampoon (1970) 1980-03

    March 1980. March Miscellany. A comic about divorce, illustrated by George Evans; a classic John Hughes short story; a spoof of the U.S. Census by P. J. O'Rourke. Stories and art by M.K. Brown, Roz Chast, Gahan Wilson, Shary Flenniken, Rick Geary, Sam Gross, Ron Barrett, and B. K. Taylor. Plus letters from the editors, cartoons, and Foto Funnies. Mature readers. Cover by Richard Timperio. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #3
    New Adventures of Superboy (1980 DC) 3

    Cover pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt. "The New Super-Star of Smallville!", script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; Joey Silver, a former classmate of Clark Kents who has been plagued by an inferiority complex into adulthood, has learned through dream research how to make his dreams a reality; Thus, he dreams himself as a macho-man back in his high-school days who can become the super-powered Astralad, a hopeful partner to Superboy; The dreams become reality back in Superboys time, and his powers are the equal of the Boy of Steels. The Superboy Quiz. 36 pgs., full color. $0.40. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #3UK
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    UK edition. Identical to US edition, but has 15p cover price. Cover pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt. "The New Super-Star of Smallville!", script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; Joey Silver, a former classmate of Clark Kents who has been plagued by an inferiority complex into adulthood, has learned through dream research how to make his dreams a reality; Thus, he dreams himself as a macho-man back in his high-school days who can become the super-powered Astralad, a hopeful partner to Superboy; The dreams become reality back in Superboys time, and his powers are the equal of the Boy of Steels. The Superboy Quiz. 36 pgs., full color.

  • Issue #3
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    Whitman edition. Cover pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt. "The New Super-Star of Smallville!", script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Dave Hunt; Joey Silver, a former classmate of Clark Kents who has been plagued by an inferiority complex into adulthood, has learned through dream research how to make his dreams a reality; Thus, he dreams himself as a macho-man back in his high-school days who can become the super-powered Astralad, a hopeful partner to Superboy; The dreams become reality back in Superboys time, and his powers are the equal of the Boy of Steels. The Superboy Quiz. 36 pgs., full color. $0.40. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #198003
    Next (1980) 198003
    Next (1980) #198003
    Published Mar 1980

    First issue. March/April 1980. Future-looking magazine predicts in a series of articles what cars, the media, computers, sex, and cities will look like. Now, decades later, we can see what they got right and what they got wrong! 8-in. x 11-in.; partial color; 134 pages on slick white pages. Cover price $2.00.

  • Mar 2 1980
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    Mar. 2, 1980. Oakland Press Funnybook was a Sunday comics supplement in comic book format for a Pontiac, Michigan newspaper. Gray Morrow's Buck Rogers, Born Loser, Rick O'Shay and Hipshot, Big George, Gordo, Tarzan by Gil Kane, Bugs Bunny, Apartment 3-G, Priscilla's Pop, Dropouts, Fred Basset, Johnny Wonder, Better Half, Short Ribs, Tumbleweeds, Garfield, Flintstones, Doctor Shock, Bosleys, Ferd'nand, Dunagins People, Wintrop and more Sunday Comic Strips are reprinted. 7 1/4-in. x 10-in., 16 pages, full color.

  • Mar 9 1980
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    Mar. 9, 1980. Oakland Press Funnybook was a Sunday comics supplement in comic book format for a Pontiac, Michigan newspaper. Gray Morrow's Buck Rogers, Born Loser, Rick O'Shay and Hipshot, Big George, Gordo, Tarzan by Gil Kane, Bugs Bunny, Apartment 3-G, Priscilla's Pop, Dropouts, Fred Basset, Johnny Wonder, Better Half, Short Ribs, Tumbleweeds, Garfield, Flintstones, Doctor Shock, Bosleys, Ferd'nand, Dunagins People, Wintrop and more Sunday Comic Strips are reprinted. 7 1/4-in. x 10-in., 16 pages, full color.

  • Mar 16 1980
    Oakland Press Funnybook, The (1980) Mar 16 1980

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    Mar. 16, 1980. Oakland Press Funnybook was a Sunday comics supplement in comic book format for a Pontiac, Michigan newspaper. Gray Morrow's Buck Rogers, Born Loser, Rick O'Shay and Hipshot, Big George, Gordo, Tarzan by Gil Kane, Bugs Bunny, Apartment 3-G, Priscilla's Pop, Dropouts, Fred Basset, Johnny Wonder, Better Half, Short Ribs, Tumbleweeds, Garfield, Flintstones, Doctor Shock, Bosleys, Ferd'nand, Dunagins People, Wintrop and more Sunday Comic Strips are reprinted. 7 1/4-in. x 10-in., 16 pages, full color.

  • Mar 23 1980
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    Mar. 23, 1980. Oakland Press Funnybook was a Sunday comics supplement in comic book format for a Pontiac, Michigan newspaper. Gray Morrow's Buck Rogers, Born Loser, Rick O'Shay and Hipshot, Big George, Gordo, Tarzan by Gil Kane, Bugs Bunny, Apartment 3-G, Priscilla's Pop, Dropouts, Fred Basset, Johnny Wonder, Better Half, Short Ribs, Tumbleweeds, Garfield, Flintstones, Doctor Shock, Bosleys, Ferd'nand, Dunagins People, Wintrop and more Sunday Comic Strips are reprinted. 7 1/4-in. x 10-in., 16 pages, full color.

  • Mar 30 1980
    Oakland Press Funnybook, The (1980) Mar 30 1980

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    Mar. 30, 1980. Oakland Press Funnybook was a Sunday comics supplement in comic book format for a Pontiac, Michigan newspaper. Gray Morrow's Buck Rogers, Born Loser, Rick O'Shay and Hipshot, Big George, Gordo, Tarzan by Gil Kane, Bugs Bunny, Apartment 3-G, Priscilla's Pop, Dropouts, Fred Basset, Johnny Wonder, Better Half, Short Ribs, Tumbleweeds, Garfield, Flintstones, Doctor Shock, Bosleys, Ferd'nand, Dunagins People, Wintrop and more Sunday Comic Strips are reprinted. 7 1/4-in. x 10-in., 16 pages, full color.

  • Vol. 50 #3
    Official Detective Stories (1934-1995 Detective Stories Publishing) Vol. 50 #3
  • Vol. 16 #3
    Old West (1964-1999 Western Publications Inc.) Vol. 16 #3
  • Issue #34
    Olympic Records Catalog (1972 Olympic Records) 34

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    Edited by Gary Thompson. Record store catalog published by Olympic Records. 8.5-in. x 11-in. 18 pages, text only.