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by irishjohnp
05 Jan 2017, 18:44
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
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Re: What comics did you buy today?

happy new year everyone! Just won a free gift that im told was free in a 1970 issue of Whizzer & Chips. The free gift was the 'Instant Disguise Kit' which has a ginger moustash, green glasses with ginger eyebrows and a connecting nose. all housed in a illusrated white paper bag. anyone know which is...
by irishjohnp
02 Dec 2016, 00:32
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
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Re: What comics did you buy today?

40x Whoopee comics from 1981
20x Whoopee comics from 1982
Beano Sumer Specials from 1967 & 68
by irishjohnp
28 Nov 2016, 18:38
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
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Was watching a bunch of late 1940s early 1950s Beanos on ebay and none had the opening bid so I thought I'll stick on a cheeky bid as I usually win one or two....
I won them all.
oh poop!
well thats £170 i'll not be spending on the girlfriend this xmas. :lol:
by irishjohnp
28 Nov 2016, 02:02
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
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Re: What comics did you buy today?

I'd like to complete my runs of Shiver & Shake and also Monster Fun at the very least, maybe even Whoopee too. I think that do-able. It's trying to find them with white pages & no rust to staples or owner name thats the fun bit. Also finding free gift issues. I picked up alot of 1980s Buster Comic ...
by irishjohnp
24 Nov 2016, 18:35
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
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I'm not sure I have the wallet or room to complete full runs of issues I would like. Collecting first issues could be a long shot too unless its a 1960s or later run. So I've tried to stick to a reasonable target. Collect last issues, Easter, Fireworks & Christmas issues or issues where one joins in...
by irishjohnp
23 Nov 2016, 00:58
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
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Re: What comics did you buy today?

Busy weekend! 30 Commando comics around the #4000 mark filling a few more gaps 6 Smash comics from 1967 doing the same Masters of The Universe #1 - 1987 Tarzan Monthly #1 - 1977 Adventures in 3.D #1 - Streamline 1953 with free gift 3.D glasses! - I'm looking forward to receiving these! Dr Who weekl...
by irishjohnp
23 Nov 2016, 00:56
Forum: Reference Section
Topic: Denis Gifford on TV
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Re: Denis Gifford on TV

Lew Stringer wrote:Comics At War was designed by my old mate Mike Higgs (who also drew the cover), and it is indeed a fantastic book.
a job well done. :cheers:
by irishjohnp
23 Nov 2016, 00:51
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
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Re: What comics did you buy today?

and some more Bubbles Comics.... Think I have enough of these now :lol:

#801 - 22nd Aug 1936
#800 - 15th Aug 1936
#792 - 20th June 1936
#775 - 22nd Feb 1936
#593 - 27th Aug 1932
by irishjohnp
23 Nov 2016, 00:47
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
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Re: What comics did you buy today?

Illustrated Chips #2799 - 21st Dec 1946 - Christmas issue
by irishjohnp
23 Nov 2016, 00:45
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
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Re: What comics did you buy today?

Tiny Tots comic #440 - 21st March 1936
by irishjohnp
23 Nov 2016, 00:43
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
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Re: What comics did you buy today?

Bubbles Comics

#610 - 24th Dec 1932 - Christmas issue
by irishjohnp
23 Nov 2016, 00:41
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
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Re: What comics did you buy today?

Bubbles Comics

#611 - 31st Dec 1932 - New Year issue
by irishjohnp
23 Nov 2016, 00:37
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
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Re: What comics did you buy today?

Whizzer & Chips - 6th April 1985 - 1st issue with Whoopee comic joining W&C.
by irishjohnp
23 Nov 2016, 00:35
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
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Views: 762505

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The Boys Friend #340 - 14th Dec 1907 - Christmas issue

quite tatty condition & riddled with old sellotape repairs, but it was cheap & I don't have any others, so for a christmas issue, worth a bid. mainly a storey paper.
by irishjohnp
23 Nov 2016, 00:32
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
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Re: What comics did you buy today?

another batch arrived. I'll slow down buying soon.... maybe Dandy Comic #450 - 8th July 1950 #499 - 16th June 1951 I'll never understand why the Beano still sells better than the Dandy. ok so after 1948 we had Biffo the Bear & within the 1950s the core powerhouse of Dennis, Minnie & the Bash Street ...