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Sub-Mariner #32 (Dec. 1970)

Purchase price: $1 On a recent trip to the Comic Depot I found about a half dozen issues of Sub-Mariner from the late 60s early 70s, this being the oldest … Continue reading

February 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Conan the Barbarian #29 (Aug. 1973)

Purchase price: $1 For whatever reason, the dollar boxes were overflowing with good comics on my last trip; too bad I didn’t have more dollars available for comics that day.  … Continue reading

February 6, 2013 · 2 Comments

Avengers #71 (Dec., 1969)

Purchase price: $1 No, that’s not a typo I did indeed find Avengers #71 for a single greenback.  I think the long strip of tape down the spine had something … Continue reading

July 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

Sub-Mariner #22 (Feb.,1969)

Purchase price: $1 I’m sure what the deal was, but my favorite local comic shop, Comic Depot in Saratoga Springs, NY, had a slew of older comics in the dollar … Continue reading

July 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Marvel Premiere #30 (June 1976)

Purchase price: $1 Is Roy Thomas the best comic writer of World War II era stories?  If someone says he’s not they should definitely have him at the forefront of … Continue reading

April 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Conan Saga #81 (Dec. 1993)

Purchase price: $1 I find comic magazines hard to resist; and when I say magazine I’m talking about the big (almost) 8 ½” X 11” magazines, not the standard comic … Continue reading

March 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Jonni Thunder #1 (Feb. 1985)

Purchase price: $1 Here is one I actually remember seeing on the spinner rack when it was first published in 1985.  I saw it and quickly moved on to something … Continue reading

February 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

Secret Defenders #1 (March 1993)

Purchase price: $1 1993 is a little on the “new” side for what I like to review, but I guess it’s close to being 20 years old now.  *sigh* Why … Continue reading

February 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

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