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Monthly Archives: January, 2012

Conan the Barbarian #74 (May 1974)

Purchase price: $1 Apart from the couple of high school years I played Dungeons and Dragons fantasy books and movies have never done much for me.  Yeah, I liked the … Continue reading

January 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Ghostly Haunts #39 (July 1974)

Purchase price: $1 I always shied away from the Charlton Comics in the past for some reason.  Maybe it’s the lack of recognition factor, maybe it’s the oddball titles, or … Continue reading

January 27, 2012 · 2 Comments

Marvel Premiere #31 (Aug. 1976)

Purchase price: $1 Marvel Premiere sure seems like a good concept; a title devoted solely to introducing new characters and concepts.  For readers we get to read occasionally off-beat ideas … Continue reading

January 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Superman’s Girlfriend Lois Lane #133 (Sept. 1973)

Purchase price: $1 A well loved copy of Lois Lane to say the least.  Poor cover is all ripped and tattered, hanging onto the book by one overworked staple.  I … Continue reading

January 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Ka-Zar the Savage #7 (Oct. 1981)

Purchase price: $1 Here’s another one of those titles I didn’t give two thoughts about during the prime of my collecting days.  I was never a big Tarzan fan and … Continue reading

January 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Amazing Spider-Man #242 (July 1983)

Purchase price: $1 Of the thousands of super heroes out there in the comic world, Marvel, DC or anyone else, Spider-Man is among my all time favorites.  I used to … Continue reading

January 18, 2012 · 3 Comments

The Fury of Firestorm Annual #1 (1983)

Purchase price: $1 Firestorm is one of those characters I’ve always wanted to like, but just never read many of his stories.  I’ve got a few issues floating around here … Continue reading

January 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Warlord #26 (Oct. 1979)

Purchase price: $1 I find as I’ve gotten older I’m more willing to try new things.  Warlord was around when I was in my teens and early twenties collecting comics, … Continue reading

January 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

US 1 #10 (June 1984)

Purchase price: $1 Ridiculous.  That’s about the best word I can think of to summarize US 1.  It might be the stupidest concept I’ve ever seen for a comic book … Continue reading

January 11, 2012 · Leave a comment