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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Daredevil

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….

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…