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Tag Archives: 1970s

Nova #2 (Oct 1976)

Purchase price: $1 What’s the actual title of this comic?  The Man Called Nova, or Nova? I’ve seen it listed various ways online.  Regardless, you can always count on finding … Continue reading

April 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes #240 (June. 1978)

Purchase price: $1 The fantastic Mike Grell provided the cover for this issue and it’s a pretty rugged cover at that.  This Grimbor character’s appearance reminds me a bit of … Continue reading

April 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Doctor Strange #19 (Oct. 1976)

Purchase price: $1 I’m the first to admit I haven’t read many Doctor Strange comics over the years.  I was never big into occult and monster type stories and I … Continue reading

April 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Superman #313 (July 1977)

Purchase price: $1 Sometimes I think I’m not running a comic review blog so much as I’m running a shelter for abused comic books.  This poor thing has creases and … Continue reading

April 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Avengers #156 (Feb. 1976)

Purchase price: $1 Did Avengers back issues experience an increase in popularity/price after the summer blockbuster movie?   If so, that’s bad news for me because I love old Avengers comics … Continue reading

April 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Ka-Zar #5 (Sept. 1974)

Purchase price: $1 I have previously reviewed the newer Ka-Zar title, Ka-Zar the Savage, and found it to be pretty good despite being a thinly veiled rip-off of Tarzan.  When … Continue reading

March 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Tomb of Dracula #20 (May 1974)

Purchase price: $1 Marvel must have over-printed this issue in 1974 because every time I visit the comic store recently Tomb of Dracula #20 is always in the dollar box.  … Continue reading

March 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Our Army at War #243 (Mar. 1972)

Purchase price: $1 That’s quite a cover isn’t it?  Sgt. Rock captured by toy soldier with bright red rosy cheeks?  If this is reflective of the story inside you have … Continue reading

March 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Marvel Double Feature #6 (Oct. 1974)

Purchase price: $1 Here’s a title that can’t be beat by true comic fans; a Captain America story followed by an Iron Man tale, all in the same issue.  Make … Continue reading

March 15, 2013 · Leave a comment