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Real Heroes (1942) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Real Heroes (1942) 1
    • Cover detached. Full length spine split through cover. Tape holding spine of cover together.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.32) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    The Most Important Man on Earth featuring Franklin D. Roosevelt. Heroine of the Battle of Monmouth featuring Molly Pitcher. White Raja : The First White Ruler of Sarawak featuring James Brooke. Ace of Aces featuring Edward Vernon Rickenbacker. He Ought to Get a Medal text article. The French Cavalier who First Explored the Mississippi featuring La Salle. Angel of Hull House featuring Jane Addams. Everyday Hero featuring George Hicks. The Man Who Wouldn't Be Licked featuring Theodore Rosen. 68 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #3
    Real Heroes (1942) 3

    Stories and art by George J. Hecht, Natalie Purvin Prager and Dan Fanshaw. Biographies in comics form, featuring famous figures as well as heroes of the everyday. Toussaint Louverture leads Haiti to freedom; Native American leader Sitting Bull becomes a symbol; Vaudeville legend Eddie Foy takes the stage with his children, the Seven Little Foys. Can Fishing Be Heroic?; John Paul Jones; Gellert the Loyal Dog of Wales; The Avenger, Major Raoul Lufbery; Toussaint Louverture; Everyday Hero: John D. Craig; Real Heroes Quiz; Sitting Bull; Real Heroes Hall of Fame; Eddie Foy; Snatched From Death; Girl in Command; Glenn Cunningham; Super-Strategist. 64 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #5
    Real Heroes (1942) 5

    Cover by Sam Glanzman. Stories and art by Sam Glanzman, Lew Glanzman, George J. Hecht, Natalie Purvin Prager, E. C. Stoner, John Prentice, Norman Nodel, Chad Grothkopf, Alex Kotzky, John Daly, Jim Ray, Harley Griffiths, Sam Glankoff, Art Pinajian and Gus Schrotter. Biographies in comics form, featuring famous figures as well as heroes of the everyday. A tale of Naval heroism from real-life Navy vet Sam Glanzman; Australian bush nurse and physical therapy pioneer Sister Elizabeth Kenny; Biblical hero Gideon. Casey Jones and the Wreck of the 382; Sailor to the Rescue; Rebel of 1676; Australian Bush Nurse; Northwest Mounties; Simon Kenton; Real Heroes Quiz; Frank Luke Balloon Buster; Real Heroes Hall of Fame; Gideon the Sword of Israel; Reel Real Heroes; Cordell Hull: Good Neighbor; Propaganda Puss; Stonewall Jackson: How He Earned That Nickname; Heroes Are Made, Not Born. 64 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #7
    Real Heroes (1942) 7

    Chennault and his Flying Tigers featuring Claire L. Chennault. On the Warpath for Canada featuring Ou-Reau-Ha-Re. Army Air Chief featuring Henry "Hap" Arnold. The Unseen Enemy featuring Louis Pasteur. The Gentleman from Virginia featuring Robert E. Lee. She Lived in Glory featuring the U.S.S. Lexington and the Battle of the Coral Sea. Once Again he Fights for Uncle Sam featuring Gene Tunney. Last Message from Corregidor featuring Irving Strobing. The Dog who Guarded His Master's Grave for 15 Years featuring Greyfriars Bobby. 68 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #8
    Real Heroes (1942) 8

    Commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet featuring Admiral Nimitz. One Man Army of the American Revolution featuring Peter Francisco. Commando Commander featuring Louis Mountbatten. The Man Who Wouldn't Die featuring Hugh Glass. He Teaches Commandos to Get Tough featuring W. E. Fairbairn. Sailor from Nevada featuring Claude Becker. Canada's All-Around Athlete featuring Murray Patrick. Ghost of the Confederate Cavalry featuring J. E. B. Stuart. 68 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #10
    Real Heroes (1942) 10

    Dangerous Journey featuring British aviators in occupied Tunisia. Jungle Adventurer featuring Carl Akeley. Canadian Trapper featuring Pierre Radisson. The Man Who Loved to Fight featuring Ben Kaufman. Old Glory's First Battle featuring the Battle at Fort Stanwix (1777). Happy Birthday to You featuring Robert Schley. Carlson's Raiders featuring Evan F. Carlson. Flying Marine featuring Dick Amerine. 60 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #11
    Real Heroes (1942) 11
    • Centerfold detached.

    The Message Must Get Through featuring Nick Craw. King of Guerrillas featuring Manoli Mandakas. Girl to the Rescue featuring Marylynn Winckler. Wild Jack Howard featuring Earl of Suffolk. Fifty Million Years Ago featuring Edward D. Cope. Flight for Life featuring John Colter. 60 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #14
    Real Heroes (1942) 14
    • .5" Side edge tear through half of wraps.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.60) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    Stories and art by Sam Glankoff and others. Biographies in comics form, featuring famous figures as well as heroes of the everyday. African-American explorer Matthew Henson becomes the first man at the North Pole; Astronomer Clyde Tombaugh, the discoverer of Pluto; A heroic dog rescues soldiers with a lifesaving message. Day for the Irish; Law Comes to Dodge City; Rough Ride; Key to the Future; Violin Virtuoso; Newsreel Wong; Real Heroes Quiz; Breakfast for a Bomber; Real Heroes Hall of Fame; Star-Struck; Reel Real Heroes; North to the Pole; Pete Gray; Double Rescue; K-9 Courier; Night Raid. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #16
    Real Heroes (1942) 16
    • 3/4" Cumulative spine split.

    Stories and art by Ernie Schroeder, Lee Ames, Jack Sparling, Joel Cohen, Ed Smalle, Sam Glankoff, and Lawrence Dresser. Biographies in comics form, featuring famous figures as well as heroes of the everyday. Former slave Booker T. Washington becomes one of the most important figures in early African-American culture; Nancy Hart defends her Georgia home against British soldiers during the Revolutionary War; Maverick scientist and electrical engineer Nikola Tesla remains a subject of popular fascination. G.I.'s Best Friend; Balto of Nome; Up From Slavery; Table Turned; Red Feather; Johnny Appleseed; Real Heroes Quiz; "Porpoise" Mission; Real Heroes Hall of Fame; Masthead Victory; Reel Real Heroes; Prints Pay Off; Prophet of Science. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.