School Day Romances

School Day Romances #2 is from Star Publications,  February 1950.  Upon my first seeing it, it immediately became one of my top 20 covers.  Yes, clearly another classic…


Oscar Comics

Oscar Comics #10 from Timely April 1949 is one of my favorite covers, and perfect for the football season kick off. Issue contains a public service announcement titled  “A…


Super Cat – Frisky Animals

Frisky Animals Presents Super Cat #54 from Star Publications  was published on June of 1953.   The bright, contrasting color popping off the newsstand artwork is the clearly…


Miss America (Patsy Walker)

This fun football themed cover was printed January 1952 for issue Volume 7 #43 by Miss America Publications (which was part of Marvel/Atlas). Cover art is signed by Al…


Flat Top

Obscure Nation-Wide Publishing printed the first issue of Flat-Top on November 1953.  The series lasted just three issues, until it was picked up by Harvey where they ran Flat-Top…



Back in the day Daredevil, the original Golden Age version, was actually one of the more successful comic book superheroes relative to the hundreds created during the 1940s….


Boy Commandos

The Boy Commandos #7 motorcycle cover was done by famed Captain America creative team Jack Kirby and Joe Simon for publisher DC back in  June of 1944. Psychologically it was likely appealing to…


Four Favorites

The famous “lost your shots” cover from the venerable Ace Magazines by Sam Singer appeared on issue #31 on October 1947. I also briefly owned Sam’s “spin the bottle” cover on Scream…


Willie Comics

Willie Comics was published by Timely for 15 issues from 1946 through 1949. The series was continued from Ideal Comics and continued as Li’l Willie Comics. What’s interesting…


All Winners

All-Winners Comics #12 (Spring 1944) was on my want list for a long time, mainly due to its Captain America on a motorcycle cover by Alex Schomburg. Prices…