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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…

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…

Official True Crime Cases

Official True Crime Cases #24 is one of a small number of books I own in the crime genre.   I purchased it for its nearly hidden “motorcycle”…

Mitzi’s Boyfriend

From Marvel Comics (yep, the publishers of Captain America and Spiderman) under its Timely indicia published Mitzi’s Boyfriend.  It was a short lived six issue series that ran…

Tessie the Typist

Pictured here are my copies of Tessie the Typist published by Timely, #3 from 1944, #13 (December 1947) and #15 (April 1948). Timely had begun growing a niche…

Patsy Walker

Innocent times during a simpler era.  You could take your gal out on the town and grab a meal of two, five cent hot dogs.  Of course some things…

All Select Comics

O.M.G., Captain America, Human Torch and Sub-Mariner all on a single cover! Oh yea, and let’s not forget the two sidekicks Bucky and Toro.  In addition to an early usage of…

Captain America Comics

I can barely contain my excitement.  I finally landed my “holy grail” of a motorcycle cover, Captain America Comics #27 from June 1943. The book was purchased incomplete,…

Nellie the Nurse

It’s a well-worn story by now. Superheroes, as a cultural expression of hope, were juxtaposed against the hard reality Americans faced during the depression and WWII.  And as the…

My Friend Irma

Most people today don’t really think of the 1940’s as spinning out multi-media franchises.  But indeed that is what actress Marie Wilson had succeed in doing.  She has no…