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Company Name: AC Comics Address: P.O. Box 394, Plymouth, Florida; 32768-0394 Phone Number:(407)767-1099 Email Address: Title: Men of Mystery Frequency: Quarterly Issue/Number: 106 UPC Code: 64924192603010611 Retail Price: $29.95 Format: Standard comic book size, saddle-stitched Dimensions: 10.25″ X 6.50″ Page Count: 140 pages Color: Black and White (with color covers) Intended Audience: All ages Genre: Action/adventure/superhero/history- Golden Age reprints of 1940’s comic book stories Country of Origin: USA Ship Date: November 27, 2017 Writers : Otto Binder, Bob Kanigher, Toni Blum, Bill Woolfolk, Bob Powell, Dave Wood, Dick Wood and others uncredited. Artists: Reed Crandall, Bob Powell, George Evans, Rudy Palais, Paul Gustavson, Robert Hayward Webb, Ernie Schroeder, Al Carreno, Arturo Cazeneuve, Klaus Nordling, Leonard Starr and Jack Alderman.

Synopsis: Another great mixed bag of rare Golden Age reprints starring BLUE BEETLE, The FLAME, DOLLMAN, CAPTAIN FREEDOM, BLACK COBRA, RED COMET, LADY LUCK, STORMY FOSTER and six more features including MOM first-timer CAPTAIN WIZARD!! Artists include Crandall, Powell, Gustavson, Carreno, Nordling, Cazenueve, Alderman, Schroeder, Webb and Starr.

Special Notes: None


A real across-the-board assortment of top 1940’s costumed-hero features originally published by companies like Fox Features, Quality, Fiction House and others, including The BLUE BEETLE in “Deasth At The Ball”, drawn by the expressive Al Carreno; The FLAME in “Tomb Of The Tortured Death” (obviously inked by the prolific Arturo Cazenueve, though the penciler is unknown), DOLLMAN in “The Mad Hypnotist” from the very last issue (#47) of his Quality Comics solo title AND a stunning, 11-page (untitled) Reed Crandall-illustrated gem from Feature Comics #59; The BLACK COBRA in “Deadline For Danger”, as drawn by Robert Hayward Webb; The spacefaring RED COMET, plus a CAPTAIN FREEDOM by the underrated Ernie Schroeder, STORMY FOSTER-THE GREAT DEFENDER by the equally-underrated Rudy Palais; SPACE RANGERS by Leonard Starr,and LADY LUCK by Klaus Nordling. All that plus a pair of vintage heroes that have never been previously featured in MOM: the mysterious night avenger known only as The MASK, and Jack Alderman’s weird and wacky hero CAPTAIN WIZARD!! Add it all up and it’s 140 pages of vintage classic full-story reprints in black and white inside full-color covers, standard comic book size and saddle-stitched, coming in November from AC Comics.

Note: Charlton Arrow will NOT be available at any time from the AC comics back issue online store. It will ONLY be available from Diamond Distribution retailers.

Company Name: AC Comics

Address: P.O. Box 394 Plymouth, Florida 32768-0394

Phone Number:(407)767-0199

Email Address:

Title: The Charlton Arrow

Frequency: Bimonthly

Issue/Number 2

UPC Code: 61307295134900211

Retail Price: $7.99

Format: Standard comic book size, saddle-stitched

Dimensions: 10.1875 ” X 6.625″

Page Count: 44 pages

Color: Full Color (with color covers)

Intended Audience: All ages

Genre: Action/adventure/superhero/anthology

Country of Origin: USA

Ship Date: November 27, 2017

Writers: Nick Cuti, Paul Kupperberg, and Roger McKenzie

Artists: Joe Staton, Pat & Tim Kennedy, Barbara Kallberg and Mort Todd.

Cover Artists: Joe Staton


Synopsis: Continuing the return of the beloved superhero E-MAN by creators Nick Cuti and Joe Staton. Plus The Dreamweaver menaces MR. MIXIT, by Roger McKenzie  Introducing EDISON CORLISS, WWII steampunk action by Paul Kupperberg. Art by Tim & Pat Kennedy & Barbara Kaalberg. All-new full-color fun!!

Special Notes: This issue ships in a 4:1 ratio of standard E-Man/Mr. Fixt split covers with art by Joe Staton (cover A ) cover design to a special all Joe Staton drawn E-Man alternate cover design (cover B), meaning that out of every FIVE copies of this book that are shipped, FOUR will feature the split cover version, and ONE will be the special “all-Joe Staton” cover version at no extra cost!!





THE CHARLTON ARROW #2: The best of comics past, present and future! One of Charlton Comics most popular characters, E-MAN and NOVA, return in an all-new adventure by original creators Nick Cuti and Joe Staton. Killer Robots! The Giant Brain from Sirius! The Entropy Twins! Gambling! And is Nova’s little sister a super-villain?! EDISON CORLISS’S INDUSTRIAL STEAM AND IRONWORKS: A steam-powered world stands at the brink of war, and scientist/adventurer Edison Corliss and his specialists at the Industrial Steam and Ironworks lead the battle against homefront sabotage! Written by Paul Kupperberg. Art by Pat and Tim Kennedy & Barbara Kaalberg. Also, the origin of MR. MIXIT continues by writer Roger McKenzie with art by  Mort Todd. As the neophyte hero figures out his wacky powers, the sinister Dreamweaver sends her minion Deathstone to test the young warrior’s mettle! THE CHARLTON ARROW #2 is a 44 page full-color blockbuster, saddle-stitched with standard comic dimensions. Available at your local comic book shop in November for $7.99. Variant cover by Joe Staton also available. Order it from your comic book retailer from the September 2017 issue of the Diamond Comics Previews. Look for it in the AC Comics section of Previews