Category: 1938-1946 Page 2 of 7

Minute Man

Minute Man was one of the many “Red, White and Blue” super heroes to emerge from the early 1940’s.  Minute Man #3 was published by Fawcett on March…

Human Torch

Collecting comics has a strange way of leading you down various paths – one day you’re collecting gga, the next motorcycle covers, and then superheroes, superheroes on motorcycles,…

ZIP Comics

ZIP Comics #18 was published by MLJ Magazines  on September 1941.  The cover is by one of my favorite artists, Irv Novick.  Character is Steel Sterling. Before Superman…

Star Spangled Comics

Star Spangled Comics #46 was published by DC Comics  in July 1945. Gil Kane was the cover artist. Inside stories feature characters Newsboy Legion, Robotman, the Star Spangled Kid and…

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….

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…

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…

World’s Finest Comics

World’s Finest Comics #19* was published by DC on January 1945. If fans of either Superman or Batman could part with just one small nickel more than the…

Thrilling Comics

Thrilling Comics #53 (April 1946) is another classic from Alex Schomburg. The dazzling composition (complete with hero saving a blonde haired damsel who is dangerously in jeopardy of slipping…

All New Comics

All New Comics #8*, published by Harvey on May 1944, is special.  Not just for its hooded fiend cover drawn by Alex Schomburg  (sometimes this issue is referred to…