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Monthly Archives: May, 2012

Nick Fury, Agent of SHIELD #18 (Mar. 1971)

Purchase price: $1 Full confession. I started and stopped reading this comic five or six times before I finally read it all the way through.  I’m not really sure why … Continue reading

May 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

Adventure Comics #472 (June 1980)

Purchase price: $1 It’s kind of amazing to think that in 1980 there was a title that had 472 issues under its belt, but Adventure Comics did.  That’s a long … Continue reading

May 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Weird Science Fantasy #7 (May 1994)

Purchase price: $1 The top line of the cover says it all “Nostalgic 1950s EC Comics!”  If you come across something like that for a buck and don’t pick it … Continue reading

May 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

Sgt. Rock #357 (Oct. 1981)

Purchase price: $1 When I first started collecting I thought war comics like Sgt. Rock were kind of a joke.  I wanted to read super-hero titles and from a collector … Continue reading

May 14, 2012 · 2 Comments

Marvel Two-In-One #78 (Aug. 1981)

Purchase price: $1 I forgot about this story almost as soon as I finished reading it a few days ago, so I had to read it again before I could … Continue reading

May 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

Marvel Spotlight #31 (Dec. 1976)

Purchase price: $1 As a comic fan you can’t help but love nearly any title from the mid-70s with “Marvel” in the title.  The reprint titles are enjoyable enough, but … Continue reading

May 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

Peacemaker #2 (? 1978)

Purchase price: $1 This is a reprint of the original Peacemaker, published in 1967, for those keeping score at home.  Like many of you I had never heard of Peacemaker … Continue reading

May 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Luke Cage, Power Man #27 (Oct. 1975)

Purchase price: $1 Before Marvel killed off half of the duo I used to the like the Power Man & Iron Fist series.  I could say that was probably the … Continue reading

May 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

Avengers #161 (July 1977)

Purchase price: $1 As I’ve mentioned in previous reviews, I have quite a few issues of the Avengers.  When I saw this one a couple weeks back I thought “Cool … Continue reading

May 2, 2012 · Leave a comment