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Lois Stewart Collection

Daily throughout the 20th century armies of kids across the country walked, pulled wagons and rode bicycles crisscrossing up and down every single street of every single town…

Jimmy Peterson Collection

A short time after my father (Jim) passed away, I ran across a collection of books being sold on eBay – many of which were signed “Jimmy Peterson”…

Junior Miss

Junior Miss (at least in its volume #2 Marvel, 1947 series from issues #24 to #34) was a vehicle for  Marvel’s popular gal Cindy.   The “Cindy and boy…

Lana

Lana Comics #6* (June 1949) was yet another title from publisher Marvel/Timely tied to its large stable of female working gal and teen humor books that included Hedy, Jeanie, Margie,…

Sunny

Sunny, America’s Sweetheart #11 and #13*, published by Fox Feature Syndicate, are dated December 1947 and April 1948, respectively. Although the Sunny comic series had a brief run…

Bugs Bunny

Bugs Bunny‘s Vacation Funnies #2 (1952) is one “like new book” – perhaps the glossiest cover I’ve owned to date (almost need shades to block the reflection). My old Man…

Ozzie and Babs

While I had been looking for an Ozzie and Babs #9 (February 1949) for what seems like forever, I ran across Fawcett‘s  Ozzie and Babs #4* (September 1948). …

Four Color (Carl Barks)

Four Color #386 features Uncle Scrooge‘s first ever appearance and is from April 1952. Script, pencils, ink and cover – it’s 100% through and through by one of…

Wilbur Comics

Wilbur Comics #29 on the left from Archie Comics was published February 1950. The cover gag, “Wilbur, when I say pay more attention to figures, I mean the ones on…

Walt Disney’s Comics and Stories

  Walt Disney’s Comics and Stories (WDC) was published by Dell and ran an amazing 264 issues from 1940 to 1962. The series was the continuation of Mickey Mouse…