All Top Comics (1945 Fox) comic books
Stories and art by Pat Adams, J. L. Keene and Saul Kessler. A collection of funny-animal and humor comics from Fox Feature Syndicate. Cosmo Cat faces an enemy who is obsessed with stealing the Jokers from packs of cards; Percy helps to capture a runaway ape; Senor Tamale figures out how to win an archery contest. Roscoe; Cosmo Cat: The Joker; Flash Lyte; Cosmo Cat and the Desert Rats; Percy; Senor Tamale; Walter the Waiter; Hedy Hippo. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.
Auction opens January 4
- Paper: Off white to white
- Label #0719032004
Stories and art by J. L. Keene and Matt Baker. Cover by Jack Kamen. With this issue, All Top changes from a collection of humor comics to adventure and superhero stories. Rulah the Jungle Goddess tries to warn natives of an imminent volcano eruption, but first she must rescue Paul from them; Blue Beetle faces famous killers from the past, including Blackbeard, Dr. Crippen, and Jack the Ripper; Phantom Lady battles air pirates who are smuggling crooks in from foreign countries. Featuring art by legendary good-girl artist Matt Baker, and a truly bizarre cover by Jack Kamen. Rulah: Tumult On the Exploding Island!; Blue Beetle: The Treacherous Trio; The Treasure-Map Mystery; Phantom Lady: Satan's Cargo; Jo-Jo: The Deadly Diamond Deity. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.
- This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($44.85) will be charged at checkout.
- Paper: Off white
- Label #06D8FE-001
Stories and art by J. L. Keene, Edmond Good and Matt Baker. Cover by Jack Kamen. A collection of adventure and superhero comics from Fox Feature Syndicate. A panther hunter decides to change his ways after an encounter with jungle warrior Rulah; Phantom Lady springs into action when a jealous opera clown turns to murder. Featuring art by legendary good-girl artist Matt Baker. Rulah: The Panther Queen; Blue Beetle: The Yeggs and Yawns; Presto! It's Murder; Phantom Lady: The Killer Clown; Jo-Jo: The Scaly Scourge. In order of appearance: "Rulah Jungle Goddess, The Panther Queen!" art by Edmond Good, reprinted in Golden Age Greats (1994) #14; "Jo-Jo Congo King, The Scaly Scourge!"; "Blue Beetle, The Yeggs and Yawns"; and "Phantom Lady, The Killer Clown!" reprinted in Phantom Lady Crime Never Pays TPB (1994 Verotik) #1-1ST and Good Girl Art Quarterly (1990) #17. "Presto! It's Murder" text story by J. L. Keene. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.