Category: 1938-1946 Page 2 of 8

Marvel Mystery Comics

What a beauty! The terrific Alex Schomburg cover on the left is Marvel Mystery Comics #57 published July 1944 by Timely .  Its another “P” Book that I felt very…

Sub-Mariner Comics

Sub-Mariner Comics #7 was published by Timely Comics on September 1942.  Cover artwork is by Allen Simon (pencils) and Frank Giacoia (inks). Alex Schomburg’s version of Namor on…

Smash Comics

Smash Comics #10 was published by Quality on May 1940. The cover features Bozo the Robot with art by Bozo creator George Brenner.  Long before there was “Iron Man”…

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…