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Down with Crime

Down with Crime #7 was on my want list for a long while.  A few years ago, this was an inexpensive book (if you could find one).  But…

Undercover Girl

Undercover Girl, Starr Flagg  #6 was published by Magazine Enterprises and is dated January 1953.  Classic motorcycle cover art by Bob Powell. The titled lasted just three issues.  It contained inside…

Thrilling Crime Cases

Thrilling Crime Cases #46 from Star Publications October 1951 is another very cool L.B. Cole cover, complete with motorcycle cover.

Super Comics

What in the world is Super Comics #38* (July 1941) published by Dell doing on Good Girl Comics?  A fair question. I might respond, what in the world is…

Shadow Comics

Shadow Comics was a long running series published by Street and Smith. The series produced many cool covers.  I have been lucky enough to own a couple of…

Saint

The Saint comic books were a small part of what detective-mystery book author Leslie Charteris wrote for the Simon Templar (aka The Saint) character. Starting from numerous novels an…

Jane Arden (Pageant of Comics)

Seems I’ve always had a thing for the comic gals.  I collected Spider Woman and Red Sonja back in the day with my paper route money, and many…

Bulletman

Issue #14* of Bulletman was published March 1943 by Fawcett.  I’d say cover artist Jack Binder’s version of Bulletgirl is not quite as sexy as Mac Raboy’s version…

Murder Incorporated

One of my favorite motorcycle covers is Murder Incorporated #14.  It is dated October 1949  and published by Fox Feature Syndicate, Inc.,   It’s so good in fact the…

Kerry Drake Detective Cases

Let’s face it. Collecting comic books is a bit weird. There is no intrinsic value – like with gold or silver. It is not original artwork, like with…