Tag Archives: Whiz Comics

Silver for Timely’s Golden Age and Gold for Marvel’s Silver Age

By Ryan Michael While Marvel is unquestionably the top dog in the comic-world today, that wasn’t always the case. During the “Golden Age” of the 1930′s and 1940′s, National Allied Publications (DC Comics) were the leaders, pioneers and grandfathers of …

SHAZAM: First Appearance Of Captain Marvel In Whiz Comics #2 (#1) CGC 9.0 Sells For Record $281,001

The highest CGC-graded copy of Whiz Comics #2 (#1) CGC 9.0 has just sold for $281,001 at high-end comics & collectables auction house Comic Connect.  The February 1940 cover-dated comic book from publisher Fawcett includes a 13 page story by …

After Only Reaching $17,600 In August, Whiz #2 Sells For $176K On Saturday Night

Last night was once again a huge auction night on ComicConnect.com, with key Silver Age comics making up the majority of sales, but headlined by one of the most important comics of the Golden Age, Whiz Comics #2. Labeled #1 …