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Men of Mystery 94

Men of Mystery 94

Price: $29.95   MEN OF MYSTERY #94 IS NOW ON SALE!! Yes, the special “All Aviators” issue of MOM is now available for purchase. This thrilling volume celebrating the great flying heroes of the Golden Age features never-before-reprinted adventures of all the greats, including SKYMAN, (from Big Shot #11), The PHANTOM FALCON, BLACK VENUS, AIRBOY,…

Men of Mystery 93

Men of Mystery 93

Price: $29.95     Men of Mystery #93 is now available!! A special all-Quality issue spotlighting gems found in Everett “Busy” Arnold’s great line of comics in the 1940’s and 50’s. Top artists abound, starting off with a SUPERB Lou Fine story starring UNCLE SAM, originally seen in National Comics #13. Not only is this…

Men of Mystery 92

Price: $29.95     MEN OF MYSTERY 92 IS NOW AVAILABLE!! The BLACK TERROR has long been a favorite of Golden Age fans in general, and has certainly been represented often enough within the pages of Men of Mystery in years past. He’s been absent far too long lately, but he returns here in MOM…

Men of Mystery 91

Men of Mystery 91

Price: $29.95     MEN OF MYSTERY #91 is NOW AVAILABLE!!There’s nothing a true Golden Age fan likes more than finding some “new” character or strip that they’d never seen before. If that fans’ particular area of interest is costumed super-types, this 91st issue on AC’s long-running vintage reprint anthology MEN OF MYSTERY is absolutely…

Men of Mystery 90- NOW AVAILABLE!!

Men of Mystery 90- NOW AVAILABLE!!

Price: $29.95     Issue #90, the latest in AC’s premiere Golden Age reprint anthology series, Men of Mystery, is now available!! Shady publisher Victor Fox’ Fox Features line was one of the earliest comic houses to jump “whole-hog” onto the costumed superhero trend right around 1940; and if not for some questionable business practices…

Men of Mystery 89

Men of Mystery 89

Price: $29.95     Men of Mystery #89 is now available!! Headlined by actual Golden Age adventues of frontline star features from the era (in never previously reprinted stories, of course) including DOLLMAN, AIRBOY, COMMANDO YANK, GREEN MASK, SPY SMASHER, CAPTAIN FREEDOM, SHOCK GIBSON and NEON the UNKNOWN!! Other highlights of this issue include early…

Men of Mystery 88

Men of Mystery 88

Price: $29.95     A FULL 140 PAGES OF NEVER-BEFORE -REPRINTED VINTAGE GOLD!! That’s right, Men of Mystery #88 contains 16 full story reprints of rare, vintage action headlined by some of the most unique and interesting costumed heroes of the 1940’s, not seen anywhere since their original printings !! This issues’ cover star Mr.…

Men of Mystery 87

Men of Mystery 87

Price: $29.95     Check out another heaping helping of rare comic book history in the latest installment of the most important Golden Age reprint anthology ever produced; Men of Mystery #87! You’ll start off with a never-before-reprinted adventure of the original Fox Features BLUE BEETLE in a story drawn by the underrated Sam Cooper…

Price: $29.95     The latest action-packed issue of comicdom’s premiere Golden Age superhero reprint anthology focuses exclusively on the World War II heroes of Fawcett Comics- including two FULL ISSUE reprints featuring a pair of rare, sought-after gems from the early heydays of Fawcett’s costumed champions of justice! Appearing here in this issue, it…

Men of Mystery 85 SOLD OUT!!

Men of Mystery 85 SOLD OUT!!

Price: SOLD OUT     THIS BOOK IS CURRENTLY SOLD OUT AND UNAVAILABLE AT ANY PRICE!ALL FEMALE Men of Mystery blockbuster spectacular!! EVERY story in this volume features a distaff dare-doll in vintage Golden Age action, reprinted from the original 1940’s comic book in which they originally appeared!! 31 full GA stories in all, featuring 28 DIFFERENT…

Men of Mystery 84

Men of Mystery 84

Price: $29.95     This issue’s main focus is on the late, great Standard/Nedor/Better/Pines comics group of the 1940’s, and features a fistful of reprints of their top super-types, including THE BLACK TERROR (in THREE FULL STORIES!!), FIGHTING YANK, PYROMAN. DOC STRANGE, PRINCESS PANTHA , The AMERICAN EAGLE, all in never-before-reprinted adventures- PLUS the FIRSTE-VER…

Men of Mystery 83

Men of Mystery 83

Price: $75.00     ONLY A FEW COPIES LEFT!! This 200-plus page blockbuster is particularly special, as it contains MORE pages of coverage on the legendary (and rare) CENTAUR COMICS line than any book previously published anywhere at any time!! Though rarely seen (even by comics historians, due to their poor distribution in the late…

Men of Mystery 82

Price: $29.95     A special “Women of Mystery” issue, focusing on the fighting females of 1940’s comicdom!! The first time in history that over 200 pages in one volume have been devoted to classic reprints of vintage heroines!! And this selection includes both the popular and the obscure- 30 full-length stories in all, including…

Men of Mystery 81

Price: $29.95     SECOND spectacular issue in our new SUPERSIZED THICK format for MEN OF MYSTERY!!!! OUR BIGGEST and BEST issue yet!! 240 pages of classic Golden Age reprints in a squarebound trade paperback format!! This issue’s special focus is on the superheroes of Ace Comics, starting with Mike Machlan’s stunning front cover, through…

Men of Mystery 80

Price: $29.95     FIRST ISSUE OF THE NEW BOOKSHELF-FORMAT!! Thats right- more than THREE TIMES the pages of the “old” Men of Mystery package, this squarebound, trade paperback volume sports 232 pages of story and art from the Golden Age of comics!! The centerpiece of the issue is a special indepth focus on the…

Men of Mystery 79

Men of Mystery 79

Price: $9.95     Another stellar “homage” Mike Machlan cover leads off this issue, highlighting Fawcett Comics’s MR. SCARLET, who starts the issue with “The Wolf-Men Of The West”, a 13-page action thriller drawn by Phil Bard, and originally seem in Wow Comics. Next up- from the Fabulous ’50’s, it’s Sterling Comics’ CAPTAIN FLASH, in…

Men of Mystery 78

Men of Mystery 78

Price: $9.95     Another issue of 100% quality- Quality Comics that is, as Everett Arnold’s late, great comic house of the 1940’s and early ’50’s is the complete focus of this volume of MOM. Inside Mike Machlan’s superb Jack Kirby homage cover of Quality Comic’s MANHUNTER you’ll find that very same character himself in…

Men of Mystery 77

Men of Mystery 77

Price: $9.95     Another big 68-page volume of classic 1940’s super-hero comic book reprints!! Cover Star MINUTE MAN opens the show in “Minute Man Meets The Victory Vampire”, drawn by Phil Bard; and originally seen in Fawcett’s Master Comics #43. Next, it’s SPY SMASHER behind enemy lines in war-town World War II Europe, as…

Men of Mystery 76

Men of Mystery 76

Price: $9.95     64 pages of great super-hero action reprinted in sparkling black and white from the genre’s Golden Age, the 1940’s!! Cover star The BLACK TERROR does double duty in a brace of adventures-“The Funny Man Murder”, AND “The Theiving Leprechauns”, both originally seen in Standard/Nedor’s Black Terror # 21; both stories feature…

Men of Mystery 75

Men of Mystery 75

Price: $9.95     Our milestone 75Th issue leads off with a dynamic new cover by Mike Machlan, but the contents are all 100% pure vintage Golden Age reprints!! This volume opens with our cover star, Holyoke Comics’ FLAG-MAN in “The Wasp And The Sting Of Death”, nicely illustrated by the team of Alan Mandel…

Men of Mystery 74

Men of Mystery 74

Price: $9.95     Another stellar lineup of vintage tales of costumed adventure, this issue highlighting some of the best male/female crimefighting duos of The Golden Age. Leading off it’s BULLETMAN & BULLETGIRL in “The Weeper”; a story originally appearing in Fawcett’s Master comics, as drawn by members of the Binder Studio. Then, a first-time…

Men of Mystery 73

Men of Mystery 73

Price: $9.95     Another colossal collection of the cream of the Golden Age crop among the costumed comic-book heroes of that halcyon era!! It starts of with a stunning Mike Machlan cover featuring Fawcett Publications mysterious MR . SCARLET. His adventure within is “The Loot Of Christopher Murden”, as illustrated by Carl Pfeufer, originally…

Men of Mystery 72

Men of Mystery 72

Price: $9.95     More of the very BEST costumed-character adventures from comic books’ Golden Age, the 1940’s!! This issues’ incredible lineup includes: John Giunta’s DUKE OF DARKNESS, a goofy Spectre-type hero, from 1945’s Triple Threat Comics #1; everyone’s favorite DOLLMAN up against The Hag, in an Al Bryant-drawn story from the late 1940’s; MAJOR…

Men of Mystery 71

Men of Mystery 71

Price: $9.95     Another superb mix of Golden Age classic reprints, including some old favorites, and two “newcomers” to the MOM line-up- but ALL in never-before-reprinted stories straight out of the 1940’s. Inside another spectacular Mike Machlan cover is cover star THE HOOD, who debuts this issue, as rendered by Jack Alderman from a…

Men of Mystery 70

Men of Mystery 70

Price: $9.95     Another great super-sized 68-page vintage reprint blockbuster!! First, it’s cover feature CAT-MAN & KITTEN, in a never-previously-reprinted classic (originally seen in Holyoke Comics’ CAT-MAN #25 ) , “The Eyes of Justice”, written & drawn by Charles Quinlan. The Feline Furies take vengence on gangster Looie Moroni after the justice system lets…

Men of Mystery 69

Men of Mystery 69

Price: $9.95     Mike Machlan’s spectacular cover art is but a prelude to this issue’s opening vintage classic- “The Birth of the AVENGER!!”- the origin and first appearance of Magazine Enterprises’ historic premier Silver-Age costumed defender, as written by Gardner Fox and illustrated by Dick Ayers. Then, AIRBOY flies into action, as he investigates…

Men of Mystery 68

Men of Mystery 68

Price: $9.95     A special spotlight on the costumed mystery WOMEN this issue; starting out with cover star MISS MASQUE in “Diana’s Jewel”, illustrated by Bob Oksner, and originally printed in Nedor’s America’s Best Comics #24; followed by a Klaus Nordling LADY LUCK 4-pager. Then, the guys get back into the act, as DOLLMAN…

Men of Mystery 67

Men of Mystery 67

Price: $9.95     Another huge cache of previously-unseen Golden Age gems starring the top costumed crimefighters of the 1940’s!! Quality Comics is well-represented this issue, with THREE great feature-length stories: “A Million-Dollar Corpse” stars the diminutive dynamo, DOLLMAN; as he battles one of his toughest nemesis in a beautifully-rendered story by John Spranger. The…

Men of Mystery 66

Men of Mystery 66

Price: $9.95     Vintage derring-do from the cape and mask set, as per every issue of MOM!! DOLLMAN starts the festivities in a feature-length story drawn by John Spranger, as the Mighty Mite’s arch-foe TOM THUMB tries to keep another former villain- The Great Gazabo- from going straight. Then, from Down Under, the Australian…

Men of Mystery 65

Men of Mystery 65

Price: $9.95     Another WHOPPING 64 pages of prime GOLDEN AGE reprints of the highest quality!! A mix of great old favorites and intriguing first- timers this go-around. Among the super-characters making their FIRST appearance ever in MOM in this issue is CAPTAIN FREEDOM, in an untitled story reprinted from SPEED COMICS #24. Captain…

Men of Mystery 64

Men of Mystery 64

Price: $9.95     Now, BIGGER and BETTER than ever, with MORE PAGES!!! That’s right, starting this issue and from now on MEN OF MYSTERY becomes a full, 68-PAGE comic book, just like in the GOLDEN AGE!! MORE great vintage reprints as you like them in every issue!! Now there’s room for longer stories and…

Men of Mystery 63

Men of Mystery 63

Price: $6.95     Nothing but the finest in Golden Age reprints, as always. This issue opens with another late- ’40’s classic DOLLMAN story, this one illustrated by the great Al Bryant. It is untitled, but in it the Diminutive Detective faces off with Dragg, Master Criminal and would- be Ruler of Men!! A typically-slick…

Men of Mystery 62

Men of Mystery 62

Price: $6.95     More high-quality vintage reprints from comic’s Golden Age!! First, Quality Comic’s DOLLMAN must solve a mystery of poisoning murders that involve a rare, double-barreled flintlock pistol, in an untitled story drawn by John Spranger. Then, THE AVENGER returns in a Bob Powell clasic not seen since Magazine Enterprises’ The Avenger #2-…

Men of Mystery 61

Men of Mystery 61

Price: $6.95     The little man comes up big again this issue, with cover feature DOLLMAN in the lead spot, as diminutive Darrel Dane battles GLOVES, the strange villain whose hands speak the language of DEATH, in a taught tale beautifully illustrated by Al Bryant. Then, IBIS THE INVINCIBLE takes on The Ghostly Cavalier…

Men of Mystery 60

Men of Mystery 60

Price: $6.95     It’s the “Golden Age Champions of Quality” issue, as Everett “Busy” Arnold’s top-flight comics line is the book-length feature, opening with yet another John Spranger- drawn gem of a DOLLMAN adventure entitled “Death Is My Hobby”, wherin the diminutive daredevil tangles with his fishy arch-nenesis, The Moray. Then, making his Men…

Men of Mystery 59

Men of Mystery 59

Price: $6.95     Another all-Quality Comics issue, celebrating the comic book publishing venture of the late, great Everett “Busy” Arnold. That Mighty Mite, The DOLLMAN leads off the issue, with another cracked classic illustrated by the great John Spranger; “The Boy Who Knew All The Answers# !! Then KID ETERNITY twists time and space…

Men of Mystery 58

Men of Mystery 58

Price: $6.95     Timeless classics from the Golden Age of comics; the 1940’s, reprinted in full in crystal clarity!! An issue-length focus on the characters of the late, great Fawcett comics line this time around. Spy Smasher faces “The Blizzard Blitzkrieg”, from Spy Smasher #9, 1942; followed by an illustrated profile on prolific, forgotten…

Men of Mystery 57

Men of Mystery 57

Price: $6.95     Thrills from the Golden Age of Comics!! Five big features this issue, starting off with the high-flying AIRBOY, as he battles a giant, mutant slug from the sea floor, as endered by the master; Ernie Schroeder. Then, it’s the 1950’s incarnation of The BLUE BEETLE, rendered quite capably by the art…

Men of Mystery 56

Men of Mystery 56

Price: $6.95     Another cornucopia of costumed character classics not seen since comics’ Golden Age- the 1940’s!! Start off with cover feature BULLETMAN, one of the most popular heroes of the era, appearing in not ONE but TWO stories this issue; “The Strange Hostage” (from Master Comics #102) drawn by Bill Ward; and “Bulletman-…

Men of Mystery 55

Men of Mystery 55

Price: $6.95     Another full volume of classic Golden Age costumed- hero reprints, starting off with cover star The Avenger, who is featured in a Bob Powell -drawn story originally seen in The Avenger #4; “The Man Who Played Spy”. Then, it’s that post-war espionage ace, Quality Comic’s T-Man, in “Trouble’s Double”, well-drawn by…

Men of Mystery 54

Men of Mystery 54

Price: $6.95     The Black Terror returns to the pages of Men of Mystery!! Inside a stunning Alex Schomburg cover, you’ll find a gripping late-1940’s ‘Terror tome, “The Plundering Pooch”, wherin an innocent but well-trained dog helps a gang of thugs fleece a millionaire- until the Terror Twins intervene!! Art by George(Batman, Fantastic Four)…

Men of Mystery 53

Price: $6.95     A special all-star issue!! It starts Airboy, one of the most successful and longest-running characters to come out of the Golden Age of comics, featured in one of the youthful aviators most-requested (and scariest) adventures: “Airboy and the Rats!!” This tale is rendered by one of comicdom’s unsung masters, Ernie Schroeder.…

Men of Mystery 52

Men of Mystery 52

Price: $6.95     Call off the dogs, it’s Cat-Man and Kitten in the spotlight this issue, starting off with a great front-cover reproduction of the cover artwork from the first issue of his original Holyoke Comics series, as rendered by Charles Quinlan. Once inside, you get not one but TWO great Cat-Man features; first,…

Men of Mystery 51

Men of Mystery 51

Price: $6.95     Another Quality Comics- themed issue, with all stories reprinted from that storied stable of comic characters from the 1940’s and ’50’s. Unheralded Quality artistic great John Spranger is highlighted, with TWO stories in addition to the cover illustration: Dollman faces his arch-foe The Undertaker on a cross-counrty train ride; (as originally…

Men of Mystery 50

Men of Mystery 50

Price: $6.95     Big 50Th Issue!!! The” best of the best ” culled from comic’s Golden Age are reprinted as usual this issue, starting out with the legendary Spy Smasher, stranded on a tropical island and at the mercy of Nazi killers in “Winds of Death”, illustrated by Alex Blum. Then, from Down Under,…

Men of Mystery 49

Men of Mystery 49

Price: $6.95     Another top-flight mix of rare, full-story reprints from the Golden Age of comics this issue, starting out with cover feature Minute Man. In addition to comics, Minute Man’s publisher (Fawcett) produced a variety of products that featured their characters- including a series of Dime Action Books- small, illustrated storybooks in a…

Men of Mystery 48

Men of Mystery 48

Price: $6.95     An all-star issue made up of some of the biggest stars in superhero comics of the 1940’s, in crystal-clear, full-story reprints. Inside of a superb Alex Schomburg cover, you’ll find Dollman, facing the unlikely villainy of…Polka-Dot? A wildly expressive strip drawn by the unsung great John Spranger. Then, it’s that shambling…

Men of Mystery 47

Men of Mystery 47

Price: $6.95     It’s two old favorites and two newcomers this issue, as Quality Comic’s diminutive dynamo takes center stage in “Dollman’s Dilemna”, and Bulletman gains a partner in a reprint of the historic origin of Bulletgirl, originally seen in Fawcett’s Master Comics #13, in 1941!! New to MoM this issue is Ace Comics’…

Men of Mystery 46

Men of Mystery 46

Price: $6.95     Quality Comics is a focus again this issue, as top artist Reed Crandall is the man behind the cover art and lead feature, both of which star Stormy Foster, The Great Defender. Then, Manhunter takes on “Fence, Incorprated”, as originally seen in Police Comics #66. Two more quality first-timers for the…

Men of Mystery 45

Men of Mystery 45

Price: $6.95     Rare gems from comic’s Golden Age abound, starting off with a great Ken Bald-illustrated story from 1942- the break-up of Bulletman and Bulletgirl!! Then, a MOM newcomer, Quality’s National Comics feature, Wonder Boy debuts, as he overturns a submarine to stop Nazi sabatuers. And, Fox Comics Nightbird, not seen anywhere since…

Men of Mystery 44

Men of Mystery 44

Price: $6.95     Two favorites headline the Golden Age superhero hit parade this issue in Cat-Man (drawn by Don Rico) and Bulletman; (by Charles Sultan and the Chesler shop) and three seldom-seen features make their MoM debut this month: Lady Fairplay, illustrated by Dick Tracy assistant Jack Ryan, Man O’ Metal, by Wonder Woman…

Men of Mystery 43

Price: $6.95     A pleasure-packed potpourri of rare and esoteric tales from comic’s Golden Age, presented in crisp, clear, full-story reprints.See Fox Feature’s The Flame, in the origin and firts appearance of Flame Girl, as illustrated by Pierce Rice and Arturo Cazeneuve, an early Bulletman adventure, pitting him and Bulletgirl against “The Unholy Three”,…

Men of Mystery 42

Men of Mystery 42

Price: $6.95     As per usual, this issue is chock-full of Golden Age gems from the 1940’s and ’50’s, headlined by Blue Bolt and his lovely assistant Lois in “The Thing of Terror”; Bulletman (flying solo) in “The Prophetic Press”, and Dick Briefer’s Frankenstein, in a story titled “Entranced”. Plus, two little-seen characters making…

Men of Mystery 41

Price: $6.95     Top-flight, top-quality full-story reprints out of comic’s Golden Age, the 1940’s! Stories include “Check and Double Check, starring Bulletman & bulletgirl, from Fawcett’s Master Comics #41; Spy Smasher Vs. Baron Von Stuka, Ibis the Invincible in “Invaders From The Rubber World”, and Charlton’s Nature Boy in “The Dictator of Utopia”, drawn…

Men of Mystery 40

Men of Mystery 40

Price: $6.95     The best of the Golden Age, with six gig stories, starring the likes of The Black Terror, in “larceny at the Lighthouse” (by Meskin and Robinson ), The ‘Terror’s kid sidekick, Tim; in his ONLY solo story outing of The Golden Age, “The Kid Plays A Lone Hand”, by George Tuska;…

Men of Mystery 39

Men of Mystery 39

Price: $6.95     Another batch of superlative Golden Age reprints, including the electrifying Pyroman battling dinosaurs, the high-flying Airboy trapped in a weird, nuclear -induced alternate dimension, a Spy Smasher shorty, and Bulletman and Bulletgirl in “The Highwaymen of the Skies. Stories originally published by Nedor, Fawcett, and Hillman, with art by Ken Battifield,…

Men of Mystery 38

Men of Mystery 38

Price: $6.95     The patriotic hero, SPY SMASHER is up against one of his greatest foes… the blood-thirsty Nazi agent known as “Iron Mask”11 in a great Golden Age story drawn by Emil Gershin. That high-flying duo, BULLETMAN and BULLETGIRL are on the trail of killers on the loose in “The Dangerous Escape”! COMMANDO…

Men of Mystery 37

Men of Mystery 37

Price: $6.95     Another stellar collection of the greatest costumed hero stories from the 1940’s. This issue’s headliners include The Fighting Yank, in “Fireworks on the Fourth”, wherin a band of criminals tries to steal a vintage document signed by George Washington himself-drawn as a solo effort by Mort Meskin, and Catman and the…

Men of Mystery 36

Men of Mystery 36

Price: $3.48     Captain Flash battles the underwater menace of the Sharkmen by Mike Sekowsky, while Ibis the Invincible dares all to rescue the beautiful Taia from the evil Cat God, drawn by Kurt Schaffenberger. The very first appearance of that human cyclone known as The Twister (by Paul Gustavson) from the pages of…

Men Of Mystery 35

Men Of Mystery 35

Price: $3.48     Another Golden Age treasure trove of historically-important reprint greats opens with one of the earliest adventures of The Spy Smasher, as he wrestles with his arch-enemy, The Mask, for possesion of the mysterious Hypno-Ray! Drawn by C. C. Beck!! Then see the way it all began for Magazine Enterprises’ crimson-clad paladin…

Men of Mystery 34

Men of Mystery 34

Price: $3.48     There’s something creepy going on in the AC Editorial offices- the superheroes have been usurped by Weird Men of Mystery! Can true love come to an undying monster? Read “The Beautiful Dead”, perhaps the best of all the Dick Briefer Frankenstein chillers out of Prize Comics. When a voluptuos blonde creates…

Men of Mystery 33

Men of Mystery 33

Price: $3.48     This patriotic-themed issue presents red, white and blue clad heroes of the Golden Age of comics, skillfully reproduced in complete story form, from vintage comics in sharp, clear images. The Flagman and his kid sidekick, Rusty, battle not one but two Axis dictators in Nazi occupied France! Both Hitler and Mussolini…

Men of Mystery 32

Men of Mystery 32

Price: $3.48     (Golden Age) Men of Mystery # 32 spotlighting the Ajax heroes-The Flame and Phantom Lady from the 1950’s! Also Black Cobra, Samson,Wonder Boy, Mr. Scarlet, Black Rider and Mercury Man! Printed in 2001 Men of Mystery #32This issue spotlights the Ajax Comics heroes of the 1950’s with a feature article on…

Men of Mystery 31

Men of Mystery 31

Price: $3.48     The original Daredevil and the Little Wise Guys find a tiny civilization on Mars in “Speed and Space”- the LAST appearance of that Daredevil in costume. Drawn by Hy Mankin.The Black Terror cleans up a horseracing scam in “Handicap to Murder”, spectacularly rendered by Jerry Robinson and Mort Meskin; Crimebuster trades…

Men of Mystery 30

Men of Mystery 30

Price: $3.48     Golden Age Fawcett Heroes :The War Years! Spy Smasher v.s. Dr. Roach by Jack Binder! Minute Man v.S. Hitler by Phil Bard from Master Comics! Lance O’Casey v.s. lady pirate Singapore Sal! Commando Yank v.s. gangster in “the Unfair Fair” by Dan Barry. Bulletman and Bulletgirl v.s. “The Tunnel of Terror”.…

Men of Mystery 29

Men of Mystery 29

Price: $3.48     Jim Mooney, one of comic’s all time greats, is featured this month! In addition to a extensive interview, it features his first comics work, “The Lynx”or “The Moth”! Confused? you won’t be after you read this issue! Also features Jim’s 40’s superheroine, Wildfire and Lash Lighting fighting not one but TWO…

Men of Mystery 28

Men of Mystery 28

Price: $3.48     This issue stars Nedor/Better Publications heroes! The Black Terror in “the Deadly Choice” with art by Mort Lawrence from Exciting Comics # 61, The Grim Reaper in “The Master of Treachery” from Wonder Comics #16, The Fighting Yank in “Black Wing of Death” from Fighting Yank #22,Miss Masque in “The Devil…

Men of Mystery 27

Men of Mystery 27

Price: Sold out     THIS BOOK IS SOLD OUT AND UNAVAILABLE AT ANY PRICE!!features “Monsieur Gravedigger” by Jerry DeFuccio and Reed Crandall, Lady Luck by Nick (Cardy) Viscardi, Phantom Lady in “A Shroud for the Bride” by Matt Baker from Phantom Lady 14, 1947, Mr. Mystic by Bob Powell, Crimebuster in “The Long Arm…

Men of Mystery 26

Men of Mystery 26

Price: $3.48     Phantom Lady becomes the target of an enemy that has ferretted out her secret identity in “Eye for an Eye Witness”, The Australian hero, Catman,(not to be confused with the Holyoke/Continental Cat-Man)travels into dangerous territory trying to rescue his girlfriend from “The Witch-Ring of Sinster Swamp”. Captain Wings is issued a…

Men of Mystery 25

Price: $7.50     This special All Emerald Issue spotlights Golden Age artist Martin Nodell and the 60Th Anniversary of his creation….THE GREEN LANTERN. Featured is a lengthy interview with Mart as he tells how his famous superhero was created. Then Bill Black covers the history of Green Lantern in ALL-AMERICAN COMICS, GREEN LANTERN, COMICS…

Men of Mystery 24

Men of Mystery 24

Price: $3.48     A full scale invasion of the Earth is launched by creatures from outer space and only Captain Flash can save our planet, in “The Invaders”, from Sterling Comics’ Captain Flash #4, with art by Mike Sekowsky. Next, Quality Comics’ Manhunter makes his second MOM appearfance, in “The C ase Of The…

Men of Mystery 23

Men of Mystery 23

Price: $3.48     America’s national hero, that mysteryman of the airways, Skyman ,swings into action here for the first time in his premiere adventure from Columbia’s Big Shot Comics #1, by Gardner Fox and Ogden Whitney, while Jack Cole appears in his one and only time as the artist on Quicksilver, from National Comics…

Men of Mystery 22

Men of Mystery 22

Price: $3.48     New to MOM this issue is Manhunter, the blue-costumed crimefighter and his wonder dog, Thor! Here, he battles a voodoo queen in an untitled story from Quality’s Police Comics #10. Old Sterling Comics favorite Captain Flash returns in “The Fight Of The Century”, from Captain Flash #3, May of 1955, as…

Men of Mystery 21

Men of Mystery 21

Price: Sold out     THIS BOOK IS SOLD OUT AND UNAVAILABLE AT ANY PRICE!!!! The superheroes of Fawcett Comics are back as this issue’s theme, as many of that line’s top Axis-busters appear in crisply perfect reprints of some of their best stories. Start off with ” Spy Smasher And The Faker”, drawn by…

Men of Mystery 20

Men of Mystery 20

Price: Sold out     THIS BOOK IS SOLD OUT AND UNAVAILABLE AT ANY PRICE> The Men Of Mystery spotlight focuses on a woman this time around, as this issue’s theme is The Phantom Lady and other heroes. Start off with a breathtaking Matt Baker Phantom Lady cover recreation, and a lead story starring comics’…

Men of Mystery 19

Men of Mystery 19

Price: $3.48     Special all sci-fi issue, featuring reprints of Space Patrol by Bernie Krigstein; “The Robber Baron of Demos”; George Evans’ Captain Video in: “The Dark Side of the Moon”; Rocky Jones, Space Ranger in “The Forbidden Frequency”, drawn by the underated Ray Osrin; and Rocky X, of the ROCKETEERS in “Earth Raiders…

Men of Mystery #18

Men of Mystery #18

Price: $0.00     THIS  BOOK IS COMPLETLY SOLD OUT AND  UNAVAILABLE  AT ANY PRICE!! Celebration of Weird Heroes begins with the mighty mystic from Tibet… The Green Lama, in a story drawn by Al Plastino, from 1941’s Prize Comics #13. Dick Briefer draws (and Al Dellinges recreates) the first Frankenstein story, from Prize Comics #7,…

Men of Mystery 17

Men of Mystery 17

Price: $3.48     This issue presents an article/interview with the legendary Joe Simon composed by Joe with his son Jim Simon. Also, indepth coverage of the Simon/Kirby masked hero, Stuntman- one of the best comic book concepts of all time, written by Bill Black, in support of the reprint of “Stuntman Enters The House…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 16

Golden Age Men of Mystery 16

Price: $3.48     This issue features two double length action stories Fawcett’s Mr. Scarlet and Pinky must solve the mystery of “The Runaway Room”, as drawn by Jack Binder for America’s Greatest Comics #7, in 1943; then it’s Airboy from Hillman Publications in “Monsters From The Ice”, featuring one of his most memorable enemies,…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 15

Price: $3.48     Special all Simon and Kirby issue!!! Covered here in great detail are the colorful careers of some of Joe Simon and Jack Kirby’s most awesome creations including Captain 3-D (Featuring a unique standard-comic recreation if the origin of Cap from Captain 3D #1, AND some of the never-before-seen Mort Meskin pencils…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 14

Golden Age Men of Mystery 14

Price: $3.48     The spotlight falls on Fawcett Comics this issue as MOM reprints examples of five of Fawcett’s finest features. Cover star Commando Yank leads off in a big, 12-page action thriller, “Danger At The Dyke”, from America’s Greatest Comics #7, then it’s 14 pages of Minute Man, as he “Makes The Dictators…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 13

Golden Age Men of Mystery 13

Price: $3.48     Sporting a never-before-printed cover of Magazine Enterprises’ The Avenger by Dick Ayers, M. E.’s cold-war crimefighter is in the lead spot with a reprint of “Death Has Three Faces” from The Avenger #1,with art by Dick Ayers. Another ’50’s favorite returns, Sterling’s Captain Flash, by Mike Sekowsky in “Man Or Myth”,…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 12

Golden Age Men of Mystery 12

Price: $3.48     During the Golden Age of comics, Everett M. Arnold’s “Quality Comics” was aptly named, as he hired nothing but the very best artists in the industry to illustrate his features. We’ve spotlighted the creme de la creme among them here. This issue starts out with Espionage-Starring The Black X, from Smash…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 11

Golden Age Men of Mystery 11

Price: $3.48     Special salute to the original Holyoke Comics Cat-Man! This issue contains the never before reprinted secret origin of The Cat-Man and Kitten, taken from Cat-Man Comics # 27, and stunningly rendered by Bob Fujitani. It also guest-stars The Deacon and Mickey- a Golden Age crossover!! The beautiful and buxom Phantom Lady…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 10

Golden Age Men of Mystery 10

Price: $3.48     This special issue centers on masked comic book heroes who also appeared in the movie serials!! Golden Age comic stories include Spy Smasher by Emil Gershwin, Captain Midnight in “The Cross-Country Crime”, drawn by Dan Barry and taken from his Fawcett comic series, from issue #57 of his own book, circa…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 9

Golden Age Men of Mystery 9

Price: $3.48     Nedor/Standard’s hero from Startling Comics , Pyroman leads off this issue, in an untitled story reprinted from America’s Best Comics #3, circa 1942. Another Better Publications favorite follows, as The Black Terror tosses “The Dice Of Death”, drawn by Mort Lawrence, and reproduced from Exciting Comics #68, July of 1949. Mr.…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 8

Golden Age Men of Mystery 8

Price: $3.48     A Rocketman and Rocketgirl cover introduces the high-flying heroes, who appear in an intitled story drawn by Al Plastino from their St. John incarnation. This tale is taken from Zip-jet #1, February of 1952. Mr. Scarlet must find the antidote to the “Formula For Death”, drawn by Bob Fujitani, and reprinted…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 7

Golden Age Men of Mystery 7

Price: $3.48     No less than seven Golden Age features reproduced in sharp clarity, six of them new to this title!! Columbia’s Skyman battles giant Axis-spawned insects in an untitled story from Big Shot #32, (from February of 1942) drawn by his co-creator Ogden Whitney. The origin of Hillman Publication’s The Heap is recapped…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 6

Golden Age Men of Mystery 6

Price: $3.48     New to this title this issue… The Green Mask, Fox Features star , from the 9Th issue of his own title, in a story titled “The Mystery Of Barren Island”. Art is by Pierce Rice and Arturo Cazeneuve; and The Enchanted Dagger, from Harry “A” Chesler’s Yankee Comics of 1941, drawn…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 5

Golden Age Men of Mystery 5

Price: $3.48     A brand new painted cover by Dick Ayers and Bill Black leads off this issue,and The Black Terror is back in an exciting adventure by those champions of comic book noir, Jerry Robinson and Mort Meskin. This one is called “The Brute Of The Bayou”, and it originally appeared in Nedor…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 4

Golden Age Men of Mystery 4

Price: Sold out     WE APOLOGIZE, BUT THIS BOOK IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE AT ANY PRICE!! Classic Masked crimefighters from the 1940’s are resurrected and reprinted in crystal clarity as part of AC’s preservation of the history of comic books. Here’s a thrilling adventure of Fox Feature’s The Flame by the legendary Lou Fine,…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 3

Golden Age Men of Mystery 3

Price: $3.48     Special ROBOT issue! The sexy and voluptuous Phantom Lady takes on the “Case Of The Robbing Robots”, from Fox Features’ Phantom Lady #22, February, 1949- as drawn by that great EC Comics artist, Jack Kamen. Bob Powell launches Magazine Enterprises’ Avenger against “The Robot Robber!” wherin a criminal forces a scientist…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 2

Price: $3.48     Special color section issue!!! More vintage Golden Age treasures focusing on those masked good guys in this big second issue. It leads off with a spectacular Commando Yank story, (In COLOR!!) “Riddle Of The Arctic” by Dan (Flash Gordon ) Barry, from a 1948 issue of Wow Comics. Mort Meskin and…

Golden Age Men of Mystery 1

Golden Age Men of Mystery 1

Price: $3.48     Comic book history and the sharpest, clearest Golden Age superhero reprints you’ll find anywhere are the hallmark of this great title, and this is it’s now-legendary first issue. A classic Black Terror adventure (“Eye Of The Lady Serpent”, from Nedor’s Black Terror #23)leads off this collection of rare stories from the…